Pinnacle Entertainment, Inc. 8-K 2005
SECURITIES AND EXCHANGE COMMISSION
WASHINGTON, D.C. 20549
Current Report Pursuant to Section 13 or 15(d) of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934
Date of Report (Date of earliest event reported): February 14, 2005
PINNACLE ENTERTAINMENT, INC.
(Exact Name of Registrant as Specified in Its Charter)
Registrants Telephone Number, including area code: (702) 784-7777
(Former name or Former Address, if Changed Since Last Report)
Check the appropriate box below if the Form 8-K filing is intended to simultaneously satisfy the filing obligation of the registrant under any of the following provisions (see General Instruction A.2):
Item 2.03. Creation of a Direct Financial Obligation or an Obligation under an Off-Balance Sheet Arrangement of a Registrant.
On February 14, 2005, Pinnacle Entertainment, Inc. (the Company) borrowed $69.0 million of the $125 million revolving credit facility established pursuant to the terms of its Credit Agreement (as defined below). The Company used substantially all of the proceeds from the borrowing to fund the redemption of the remaining $65 million in aggregate principal amount of its 9.25% Senior Subordinated Notes due 2007 (the 9.25% Notes), which was completed on February 15, 2005. The remaining 9.25% Notes were redeemed at a redemption price of 101.542% of principal amount, plus accrued and unpaid interest through (but not including) the redemption date. Under the Credit Agreement, the borrowings the Company used in connection with the redemption may be repaid at any time before the termination date of the revolving credit facility, which is December 17, 2008.
For a summary of the material terms (including payment and acceleration provisions) of the Companys Amended and Restated Credit Agreement (the Credit Agreement), dated as of August 27, 2004, by and among the Company, Lehman Commercial Paper Inc., as Administrative Agent, and the other parties identified therein, see the Companys Current Report on Form 8-K filed on September 2, 2004. The Companys press release relating to the completion of the redemption is filed herewith as Exhibit 99.1, and is incorporated herein by this reference.
Item 9.01. Financial Statements and Exhibits.
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Pursuant to the requirements of Securities Exchange Act of 1934, the registrant has duly caused this report to be signed on its behalf by the undersigned hereunto duly authorized.
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