SOURCE: Hoopology Celebrity Events

January 11, 2007 20:00 ET

Trent Tucker Announces Hoopology Celebrity Party in Las Vegas

LAS VEGAS, NV -- (MARKET WIRE) -- January 11, 2007 -- Trent Tucker announces today his Hoopology Celebrity Party on February 15, 2007 at the Hard Rock Hotel and Casino in Las Vegas, Nevada. Join Trent Tucker and his friends for a fun poker exhibition that will unofficially kick off one the biggest weekends in Las Vegas this year... All Star Weekend. This star-studded celebrity poker event will be like no other poker event -- it will put you center court with the biggest names in Sports, Poker, Music and Entertainment. Don't miss what will likely be your only chance all weekend to see basketball legends like Michael Jordan, Scottie Pippen, BJ Armstrong, Charles Oakley, and more... who will join poker greats like Patrik Antonius, and an impressive list of celebrities including Jimmy Jam Harris who will try at their chance at exclusive donated prizes as they support the Trent Tucker Nonprofit Organization. And, it doesn't end there... after the poker join Trent, his friends, and a list of celebrities 40 strong as they dance the night away at one of Las Vegas' hottest nightclubs, Body English, the Hard Rock's Mega Nightclub which will transform into the place to see and be seen.

The Hoopology Celebrity Party is an exclusive $10,000 Donation Poker Exhibition & Party Event featuring a No Limit Texas Hold'em Shootout Tournament and Celebrity Party with all the proceeds going to the cause. Captured "LIVE AT" The Hard Rock Hotel & Casino's Center Stage Floor, the feature table will be delivered via delayed Internet broadcast and available as a Pay-Per-View event on VIP Party Tickets to watch the poker live and join the VIP After Party are available in advance for $350 for VIP Poker Viewing from the Center Bar and $200 for the Body English After Party. Purchase tickets on

"This is a great way to start your All Star Weekend in Las Vegas," shares Trent Tucker, philanthropist and former Knicks and Bulls basketball player who is the official event host. Tucker, who has hosted 8 years of successful celebrity events in Minnesota, is bringing together his same NBA Alum cast of colleagues in Las Vegas to continue supporting his work with the middle school aged at risk youth.

Hard Rock Hotel & Casino - Las Vegas

Known for its extensive authentic music memorabilia, elaborate swimming pool area and exclusive nightclub Body English -- designed to look like an English rock star's pad.

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