Hard Rock Hotel getting its players 'Ready for the Big Game'

On Thursday, one Hard Rock Hotel player will win two leather recliners, a 52-inch TV plus a catered Super Bowl party for 10. Other "Ready for the Big Game" winners will receive a digital camera, Blu-ray player, Sirius radio or free play. Rockstar Club members receive one automatic entry for every 100 points ($100-$600 coin-in) earned on his or her card from Monday through Thursday. Players must swipe their card on Thursday (5 p.m.-6:55 p.m.) to activate their entries and must be present at the 7 p.m. drawing to win.

Rampart players earning 300 same-day players club points ($600-$1,200 coin-in; no redemption required) on Fridays in January will receive a $10 Wal-Mart gift card. There is a limit of two cards per day.

On Sunday and Jan. 25, the Eastside Cannery is giving away special "tier" gifts to players earning 25 ($9-$13 coin-in; no point redemption necessary), 499 and 999 points.

All Ellis Island Passport Players Club members can pick up one free EIB beer on Monday. Just swipe your card at any kiosk to pick up a voucher.

Every Monday through Thursday this month (except this Monday), Suncoast players earning 300 base points ($300-$600 coin-in; no point redemption required) receive a free breakfast or lunch buffet. Those earning an additional 600 points receive a free dinner or brunch buffet.

Santa Fe Station is giving away free gifts to players earning a designated number of points on Tuesday and Jan. 27. The gifts vary each week, so see the Boarding Pass booth for details.

Players earning 1,000 points at The Orleans ($1,000 coin-in; no point redemption required) between Sunday and Thursday will receive a fleece vest.

At 9:30 p.m. every day this month, the Sahara is drawing three winners to receive $100, $150 and $250. Club Sahara members can earn entries playing the machines, blackjack, craps or live keno or poker, and must be present at the drawing to win.

Bonus Point Days: Aliante Station (Boarding Pass): 6x Monday; Boulder Station (Boarding Pass): 6x Monday; Cannery (C.A.N. Club): 5x Monday and Jan. 24 and 29; Casino Royale (Club Royale): 2x 11 a.m.-2 p.m. and 8-11 p.m., 3x 7-9 a.m. and 4-7 p.m.; Eastside Cannery (C.A.N. Club): 6x slots, 3x video poker Tuesday through Thursday and Jan. 26; Ellis Island (Passport Players Club): 6x Sundays and Tuesdays, 5x Fridays (some machines excluded); Eldorado (Prime Rewards): 3x Wednesdays; Fiesta Henderson (Amigo Club): 5x Monday; Fiesta Rancho (Amigo Club): 5x Monday; Gold Coast (Club Coast): 6x Monday and Jan. 26, 5x Fridays; Golden Gate (Club 1906): 2x Tuesdays and Thursdays; Green ValleyRanch (Boarding Pass): 6x Monday; Hacienda (Club Matador): 2x Mondays and Wednesdays, 4x Tuesdays; Jerry's Nugget (More Club): 5x Mondays, 3x Tuesdays and Thursdays; Jokers Wild (Prime Rewards): 3x Wednesdays; Orleans (Club Coast): 6x Monday; Palace Station (Boarding Pass): 6x Monday; Railroad Pass (Players Junction): 2x Mondays, 3x Tuesdays; Rampart (Club Rampart): 2x Saturdays; Red Rock (Boarding Pass): 6x Monday; Sam's Town (Club Coast): 6x Monday; Santa Fe Station (Boarding Pass): 6x Monday; Silver Nugget (Slot Club): 2x every day; Silverton (Discovery Club): 5x Monday; South Point (The Club): 2x Monday; Suncoast (Club Coast): 6x Monday; Sunset Station (Boarding Pass): 6x Monday; Texas Station (Boarding Pass): 6x Monday; Terrible's (Players Club): 3x Thursdays and Sundays, 5x (slots only) Mondays, 10x (slots only) Wednesdays; Tuscany (Players Club): 5x Sundays and Wednesdays, 5x Monday-Friday 12 a.m.-5 a.m. (some machines excluded); Wild Wild West (Wild Card): 5x Monday.

The Player's Edge appears Fridays in Neon. E-mail Jeffrey Compton and Bob Dancer at jeffrey.compton@compdance. com.