McDermott Billiards Blog

Dr. Cue Lesson 65: M & M Banking System (Standard Rolling Bank – Part 2)


In Lesson 65, Dr. Cue continues where he left off in lesson 64 on how to make a standard rolling bank shot by eliminating the guessing and becoming systematic.

 

Dr. Cue Lesson 64: M & M Banking System (Standard Rolling Bank – Part 1)


In Lesson 64, Dr Cue goes into detail the first steps to take to do a standard rolling bank shot cross side.

 

McDermott Announces Free Cue Giveaway for December 2013


December 2013 Cue of the Month

MENOMONEE FALLS, WI (December 1, 2013) – McDermott Cue Mfg. LLC is a leading manufacturer and worldwide distributor of pool cues, performance shafts and billiard accessories. McDermott is proud to announce the December 2013 Cue of the Month Giveaway Sweepstakes.

Each month, McDermott gives away a free pool cue to a lucky contestant. For December, the giveaway cue is the G323C, a customized version of their popular G323. It features custom black urethane & blue pearl points and sleeve inlays, as well as custom silver & blue pearl rings. The G323C comes standard with our high-performance G-Core shaft.

To enter the contest, visit www.mcdermottcue.com/giveaway and fill out the simple survey. There is no limit to the number of times one can enter the contest. At the end of the month, McDermott will randomly select a winner to receive a free G323C pool cue. Congratulations to last month’s winner, Denise Welch from Lima, OH. She won a G203C pool cue with a high-performance G-Core shaft.

McDermott Cue is headquartered in Menomonee Falls, WI and markets under the brands of McDermott Cue, Star Cue, Lucky Cue, Element Cue, Wildfire, Pool Prodigy, Intimidator i-Shafts, G-Core Shafts, Big Boy Shafts, Sledgehammer Break Cue and Stinger Break/Jump Cues.

For more information about this press release, contact McDermott’s Creative Director, Derek Blaguski, at derekb@mcdermottcue.com or call 1-800-666-2283. More information can be found at www.mcdermottcue.com.

McDermott raises money for Triple Negative Breast Cancer Foundation


MENOMONEE FALLS, WI (November 21, 2013) – McDermott Cue Mfg. LLC is a leading manufacturer and worldwide distributor of pool cues, performance shafts and billiard accessories. In honor of Breast Cancer Awareness month, McDermott raised $800 for the Triple Negative Breast Cancer Foundation.

During the month of October, a portion of the proceeds from select pink cues, cases and apparel items were donated to support the fight against breast cancer. With the help of their supporters, McDermott was able to raise $800 for the Triple Negative Breast Cancer Foundation. For more information on the Triple Negative Breast Cancer Foundation and how you can help, please visit http://www.tnbcfoundation.org.

McDermott Cue is headquartered in Menomonee Falls, WI and markets under the brands of McDermott Cue, Star Cue, Lucky Cue, Element Cue, Wildfire, Pool Prodigy, Intimidator i-Shafts, G-Core Shafts, Big Boy Shafts, Sledgehammer Break Cue and Stinger Break/Jump Cues.

For more information about this press release, contact McDermott’s Creative Director, Derek Blaguski, at derekb@mcdermottcue.com or call 1-800-666-2283. More information can be found at www.mcdermottcue.com.

Dr. Cue Lesson 63: Two Rail Kick System Variances!


In lesson 63, Dr. Cue shows you the way to make the contact ball every time when you are blocked using a two rail system.

 

McDermott Announces Free Cue Giveaway for November 2013


November Custom Cue of the Month

MENOMONEE FALLS, WI (November 1, 2013) – McDermott Cue Mfg. LLC is a leading manufacturer and worldwide distributor of pool cues, performance shafts and billiard accessories. McDermott is proud to announce the November 2013 Cue of the Month Giveaway Sweepstakes.

Each month, McDermott gives away a free pool cue to a lucky contestant. For November, the giveaway cue is the G203C, a customized version of their popular G203. It features a custom metallic silver painted sleeve; custom grey pearl & silver rings; and an upgraded stainless steel joint collar. The G203C comes standard with our high-performance G-Core shaft.

To enter the contest, visit www.mcdermottcue.com/giveaway and fill out the simple survey. There is no limit to the number of times one can enter the contest. At the end of the month, McDermott will randomly select a winner to receive a free G203C pool cue. Congratulations to last month’s winner, Phillip Thomas of The Villages, FL. He won a GS12C pool cue with a high-performance G-Core shaft!

McDermott Cue is headquartered in Menomonee Falls, WI and markets under the brands of McDermott Cue, Star Cue, Lucky Cue, Element Cue, Wildfire, Pool Prodigy, Intimidator i-Shafts, G-Core Shafts, Big Boy Shafts, Sledgehammer Break Cue and Stinger Break/Jump Cues.

For more information about this press release, contact McDermott’s Creative Director, Derek Blaguski, at derekb@mcdermottcue.com or call 1-800-666-2283. More information can be found at www.mcdermottcue.com.

Dr. Cue Lesson 62: Basic Two-Rail Kick System (Plus2)


Dr. Cue shows you his favorite system and how it can help you get out of a spot where your opponent thinks they played you safe.

 

Dr. Cue Lesson 61: One Cushion 7th Pocket Kick System


In lesson 61, Dr. Cue teaches us how to use a basic one rail kick using the 7th pocket kick system.

 

McDermott Announces Cues for the Cure Fundraising Campaign


Cues for the Cure

MENOMONEE FALLS, WI (October 1, 2013) – McDermott Cue Mfg. LLC is a leading manufacturer and worldwide distributor of pool cues, performance shafts and billiard accessories. In honor of Breast Cancer Awareness month, McDermott is raising money for breast cancer research and awareness.

During the month of October, a portion of the proceeds from select pink products will be donated to the Triple Negative Breast Cancer Foundation. Last year, McDermott was able to raise $750 for the cause. They hope to raise even more this year.

McDermott added a new Pink Clover t-shirt for the month of October in an effort to raise money. It features their “clover” logo on a pink Hanes Tagless t-shirt. The price of the shirt is $15, which includes free shipping to continental United States locations.

For more information on the Triple Negative Breast Cancer Foundation and how you can help, please visit http://www.tnbcfoundation.org.

To see McDermott’s pink Cue for the Cure products, visit http://mcdermottcue.com/cuesforthecure.

McDermott Cue is headquartered in Menomonee Falls, WI and markets under the brands of McDermott Cue, Star Cue, Lucky Cue, Element Cue, Wildfire, Pool Prodigy, Intimidator Shafts, G-Core Shafts, Big Boy Shafts, Sledgehammer Break Cue, Stinger Break/Jump Cues and Elephant Balls.

For more information about this press release contact Derek Blaguski, Creative Director, at derekb@mcdermottcue.com or call 1-800-666-2283. More information can be found at www.mcdermottcue.com.

Pink Clover T-Shirt

McDermott Announces Free Cue Giveaway for October 2013


Custom Cue of the Month SweepstakesMENOMONEE FALLS, WI (October 1, 2013) – McDermott Cue Mfg. LLC is a leading manufacturer and worldwide distributor of pool cues, performance shafts and billiard accessories. McDermott is proud to announce the October 2013 Cue of the Month Giveaway Sweepstakes.

Each month, McDermott gives away a free pool cue to a lucky contestant. For October 2013, the giveaway cue is the GS12C, a customized version of their popular GS12. It features a Michigan maple forearm & sleeve, a custom black metallic paint, an upgraded Everest tip, and an upgraded lizard-embossed Italian leather wrap.

To enter the contest, visit www.mcdermottcue.com/giveaway and fill out the simple survey. There is no limit to the number of times one can enter the contest. At the end of the month, McDermott will randomly select a winner to receive a free GS12C pool cue. Congratulations to last month’s winner, Kathryn Cianci of New York, NY. She won a G201C pool cue with a high-performance G-Core shaft!

McDermott Cue is headquartered in Menomonee Falls, WI and markets under the brands of McDermott Cue, Star Cue, Lucky Cue, Element Cue, Wildfire, Pool Prodigy, Intimidator i-Shafts, G-Core Shafts, Big Boy Shafts, Sledgehammer Break Cue, Stinger Break/Jump Cues and Elephant Balls.

For more information about this press release, contact McDermott’s Creative Director, Derek Blaguski, at derekb@mcdermottcue.com or call 1-800-666-2283. More information can be found at www.mcdermottcue.com.