by Debbie Burkhead
Correction: My article in Issue 10 stated that you could purchase a minimum of five decks of playing cards from Quality Playing Cards but I’ve just been informed the minimum is now 15 decks. For more information on Quality Playing Cards visit www.customizedplayingcards.com
Need Extra Cash for the Holiday? Get over to the nearest Station Casino on December 12, 2012 from 12:01 am-11:59 pm, jump in a Jumbo hold’em game, flop four queens, and take home $12,012. Catch four queens on the turn or river and pocket $1,212. Players must have two queens in their hand. Don’t forget to log in your live poker playing hours to qualify for the $300,000 Poker Plus Tournament. Players must play 50 hours of live poker between now and December 15 to qualify. The first place winner will take home $40,000. There are seven cardrooms to choose from: Green Valley Ranch, Red Rock, Texas, Santa Fe, Palace, Sunset, and Boulder. For more information on Station’s poker happenings see their ad in this issue of Poker Player Newspaper.
The Arena at Talking Stick Resort. With 47 non-smoking tables, a giant scoreboard featuring 16 flat screens and a sports ticker, The Arena is Arizona’s largest poker room – and your home base for the best sports and poker action. Daily $60 buy-in no-limit hold’em tournaments are offered Monday-Friday at 11:15 am. The $5,000 Guaranteed Annual Jack and Jill no-limit hold’em championship event is scheduled for December 3 at 11:15 am. Next is the Super Bounty/Super Big Stack no-limit hold’em event on December 8 at 11:15 am. Players receive $100 for every player they knock out of the event. The Ladies no-limit hold’em tournament is scheduled for December 9 at 11:15 am with a $75 buy-in and 3,500 in starting chips. Don’t forget the Annual Christmas Toy tournament on December 15 at 11:15 am. The last Saturday of the month is reserved for the $150 buyin no-limit hold’em event with a $20,000 guarantee.
They JACK IT UP on Tuesdays and Wednesdays! Hold’em - $20,000 added to Progressive Bad Beat Jackpot posted amount at 2 am on both days. This additional money stays until the Bad Beat Jackpot is hit. $20,000 added on Tuesday & $20,000 added on Wednesday!
Omaha/Stud—$5000 added to Progressive Bad Beat Jackpot posted amount at 2 am on both days. The additional money stays until the Bad Beat Jackpot is hit! $5,000 added on Tuesday & $5,000 added on Wednesday! Please visit the poker room for complete details on all events. See their ad in this issue of Poker Player Newspaper for more information.
Debbie Burkhead is a long time poker player, writer, National Sales Director for Poker Player Newspaper and President of Poker Player Cruises. You may contact Debbie at PokerMs@aol.com. Also, on Twitter, follow @debbiedoespoker.