This post is sponsored by DraftKings.com.
Happy Friday, all.
With the NBA playoffs off to the races, DraftKings is offering a 1-day fantasy NBA contest. It kicks off tonight at 7:00 EST with a $75,000 prize pool and first place winning $5,000. The top 5,800 participants are paid.
Games to choose a roster from include Houston at Dallas, Toronto at Washington and the Clippers vs. the Spurs in San Antonio.
Draft Kings NBA rosters are made of eight players from at least two different teams representing at least two different games. The eight roster positions are as follows: 1 PG, 1 SG, 1 SF, 1 PF, 1 C, 1 G, 1 F and 1 UTIL. It’s a salary cap draft with $50,000 to work with.
First time depositors at DraftKings receive a 100% bonus up to $600.
Here’s the scoring system:
Point = +1 PT
Made 3pt. shot = +0.5 PTs
Rebound = +1.25 PTs
Assist = +1.5 PTs
Double-Double = +1.5PTs (MAX 1 PER ROSTER SPOT: Points, Rebounds, Assists only)
Triple-Double = +3PTs (MAX 1 PER ROSTER SPOT: Points, Rebounds, Assists only)
Here’s how you can enter:
1. Draft your eight-man NBA roster here
2. Pay your $3 entry fee or receive a FREE entry with your first deposit
3. Finish in the top 5,800 and get paid tonight