Americans are hearing the word “poker” and starting to smile again. For the first tie in what seems like ages, the news is more good than bad concerning the game we all know and love. Though U.S. poker has surely been on the decline over the past couple of years, specifically since Black Friday, the winds of change are here and good fortune lies ahead. If you’re an American poker player, you’ll see that the best days are yet to come. Read on to find out why.