888Poker Rolls Out New Jersey Poker Classic II

888poker’s United States customers in New Jersey will have a brand new tourney series to enjoy in the coming weeks, as the 888poker New Jersey Poker Classic II is coming their way in February.

The NJPC II runs for a full 17 days, February 9-25, 2018, and will serve up a full $800,000 in guaranteed money. The complete tourney slate (available below) includes 57 separate events, with at least three running every day. The three Sundays are the busy action days, with five NJPC tourneys on slate, including that final Sunday, February 25th, when the $100,000 main event is on tap.

February’s NJPC II follows the debut of the NJPC last November at us.888Poker, when $500,000 was guaranteed over a shorter, 11-day slate. This second rendition of the series kicks it up another notch in both regards.

There are plenty of ways to qualify, whether via direct entry, satellite, or freeroll. All us.888poker customers, existing or new, receives two freeroll tickets, with freeroll winners then qualifying to play in an NJPC II event. An additional “VIP” freeroll occurs late in the NJPC series. The freeroll schedule looks like this:

  • $500 NJPC Daily Freeroll — each night at 8 pm;
  • $1,000 NJPC Weekly Freeroll — each Sunday at 7 pm;
  • $2,500 NJPC VIP Freeroll — Saturday, Feb. 24, at 7:30 pm.

There’s another pathway to freeroll entries as well. According to 888poker’s promotional page, players can complete one of the daily challenges and win another $500 NJPC daily freeroll ticket every day. Those challenges include:

  • Playing tournaments, S&G or BLAST with a total buy-in of $5 or more;
  • Winning 10 cash game hands with stakes of $0.02 / $0.05 or higher;
  • Betting at least $5 on casino games.

Completing three challenges (earning three $500 freeroll tickets) also earns a player the weekly $1,000 freeroll entry. VIP players, who earn that status via continued play on that site, receive the entry into the Feb, 24th freeroll separately.

Here’s the complete NJPC II schedule of events, courtesy of us.888poker:

Day

Tourney Name

Buy In ($)

Friday, February 9th, 7:00 PMNJPC II #1 – $8,000 NLH – Kick-off [R&A]$30
Friday, February 9th, 8:00 PMNJPC II #2 – $8,000 NLH – Friday Fight [Knockout]$250
Friday, February 9th, 9:00 PMNJPC II #3 – $5,000 NLH – Turbo Deep$tack [R&A]$50
Saturday, February 10th, 7:00 PMNJPC II #4 – $4,500 NLH – Saturday Startup [Freezeout]$50
Saturday, February 10th, 8:00 PMNJPC II #5 – $10,000 NLH – Saturday Night Shuffle Up [Re-entry]$150
Saturday, February 10th, 9:00 PMNJPC II #6 – $8,000 NLH – Fast Flight [R&A, Turbo]$75
Sunday, February 11th, 5:00 PMNJPC II #7 – $60,000 NLH – Sunday Biggy [Re-entry]$320
Sunday, February 11th, 6:00 PMNJPC II #8 – $8,000 NLH – Short-Handed Sunday [R&A, 4 Max]$50
Sunday, February 11th, 7:00 PMNJPC II #9 – $25,000 NLH – Big 500 [Re-entry]$500
Sunday, February 11th, 8:00 PMNJPC II #10 – $8,000 NLH – Classic Freezeout$100
Sunday, February 11th, 9:00 PMNJPC II #11 – $8,500 NLH – Sunday Closeout Super Addon [R&A]$20
Monday, February 12th, 7:00 PMNJPC II #12 – $8,000 NLH – The Classic 100 [Re-entry, 8 Max]$100
Monday, February 12th, 8:00 PMNJPC II #13 – $8,000 NLH – Little Monday [R&A]$30
Monday, February 12th, 9:00 PMNJPC II #14 – $5,000 NLH – The Classic 50 [R&A]$50
Tuesday, February 13th, 7:00 PMNJPC II #15 – $25,000 NLH – Big 500 II [Re-entry]$500
Tuesday, February 13th, 8:00 PMNJPC II #16 – $15,000 NLH – Tuesday Showdown Special [Re-entry]$250
Tuesday, February 13th, 9:00 PMNJPC II #17 – $7,500 NLH – Turbo Tuesday [R, 6 Max]$50
Wednesday, February 14th, 7:00 PMNJPC II #18 – $5,000 NLH – Wednesday Warmup Deep$tack [R&A]$20
Wednesday, February 14th, 8:00 PMNJPC II #19 – $4,000 NLH – Mid-Week Freeze [Freezeout]$50
Wednesday, February 14th, 9:00 PMNJPC II #20 – $7,500 NLH – Wednesday Biggie [Re-entry, Super Turbo]$75
Thursday, February 15th, 7:00 PMNJPC II #21 – $4,000 NLH – Thursday 2AND1$30
Thursday, February 15th, 8:00 PMNJPC II #22 – $10,000 NLH – Thursday Throwdown [1R1A]$100
Thursday, February 15th, 9:00 PMNJPC II #23 – $7,500 NLH – Chips Chips Chips [Re-entry, Deepstack]$75
Friday, February 16th, 7:00 PMNJPC II #24 – $2,000 NLH – Friday Kickstarter [R&A, Show Me]$20
Friday, February 16th, 8:00 PMNJPC II #25 – $20,000 NLH – Weekend Warmup [Re-entry]$250
Friday, February 16th, 9:00 PMNJPC II #26 – $3,500 NLH – Friday Fight II [Knockout]$75
Saturday, February 17th, 7:00 PMNJPC II #27 – $7,500 NLH – Saturday Jumpstart [R&A, 4 Max]$50
Saturday, February 17th, 8:00 PMNJPC II #28 – $12,500 NLH – Super Saturday [Re-entry, 8 Max]$250
Saturday, February 17th, 9:00 PMNJPC II #29 – $8,000 NLH – The Classic 100 II [Re-entry]$100
Sunday, February 18th, 5:00 PMNJPC II #30 – $80,000 NLH – Sunday Spectacular [Re-entry]$350
Sunday, February 18th, 6:00 PMNJPC II #31 – $12,500 NLH – Sunday Funday [1R1A]$100
Sunday, February 18th, 7:00 PMNJPC II #32 – $25,000 NLH – Super Sunday [Re-entry]$250
Sunday, February 18th, 8:00 PMNJPC II #33 – $6,000 PLO – The Omaha 100 [Re-entry, 8 Max]$100
Sunday, February 18th, 9:00 PMNJPC II #34 – $8,000 NLH – Sunday Closeout [R&A, 6 Max]$30
Monday, February 19th, 6:00 PMNJPC II #35 – $5,000 NLH – Monday Maniac [R&A]$50
Monday, February 19th, 7:00 PMNJPC II #36 – $8,500 NLH – Sublime Six Max [R&A]$30
Monday, February 19th, 8:00 PMNJPC II #37 – $8,888 NLH – 8×8 [8R, 8 Max, Turbo]$88
Tuesday, February 20th, 6:00 PMNJPC II #38 – $5,000 NLH – Tuesday Takeoff Deep$tack [R&A]$20
Tuesday, February 20th, 7:00 PMNJPC II #39 – $50,000 NLH – High Roller [Re-entry, 6 Max]$1,000
Tuesday, February 20th, 8:00 PMNJPC II #40 – $20,000 NLH – Tuesday Showdown Special+ [Re-entry]$250
Wednesday, February 21st 7:00 PMNJPC II #41 – $7,000 NLH – 4 Max Dance [R&A]$75
Wednesday, February 21st 8:00 PMNJPC II #42 – $8,000 NLH – Special Wednesday [R&A]
Wednesday, February 21st 9:00 PMNJPC II #43 – $8,000 NLH – Wendesday 2AND1$50
Thursday, February 22nd 7:00 PMNJPC II #44 – $2,500 NLH – Teams Tournament [R&A]$30
Thursday, February 22nd 8:00 PMNJPC II #45 – $8,000 NLH – Thursday’s 6 Max [Re-entry]$100
Thursday, February 22nd 9:00 PMNJPC II #46 – $7,500 NLH – Thursday Night Right [Turbo, 1R1A]$75
Friday, February 23rd 7:00 PMNJPC II #47 – $10,000 NLH – TGIF [Deepstack & Super Addon]$150
Friday, February 23rd 8:00 PMNJPC II #48 – $25,000 NLH – Play Your Way [3 Re-entry, 1 Add-on]$250
Friday, February 23rd 9:00 PMNJPC II #49 – $5,000 NLH – Friday Fight III [Knockout]$50
Saturday, February 24th, 7:00 PMNJPC II #50 – $8,000 NLH – Saturday Night 30 [R&A]$30
Saturday, February 24th, 8:00 PMNJPC II #51 – $25,000 NLH – Saturday’s Best [Re-entry]$320
Saturday, February 24th, 9:00 PMNJPC II #52 – $4,000 PLO – The Omaha 50 [R&A, 8 Max]$50
Sunday, February 25th, 5:00 PMNJPC II #53 – $100,000 NLH – MAIN EVENT [Re-entry]$500
Sunday, February 25th, 6:00 PMNJPC II #54 – $11,111 NLH – Sunday One Day [R&A]$11
Sunday, February 25th, 7:00 PMNJPC II #55 – $4,500 – Teams Tournament [R&A]$50
Sunday, February 25th, 8:00 PMNJPC II #56 – $15,000 NLH – Final Freezeout$250
Sunday, February 25th, 9:00 PMNJPC II #57 – $10,000 NLH – Closeout Deep$tack [Re-entry, Turbo]$100

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