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Join the All-Stars
The NBA’s biggest stars are headed to Hollywood. And now, we’re giving you the chance to join them in Los Angeles for NBA All-Star 2018.

Just enter any of our nightly NBA Road to All-Star Free Plays from 1/22–2/4, and you’ll automatically get entry into our NBA Road to All-Star Finals on 2/5. Finals prizes include NBA game tickets, FREE NBA contest entries, NBA store credits, and even a trip for two to Los Angeles.
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The more NBA Road to All-Star Free Plays you enter, the more entries you can earn.

1-4 Entries

One (1) Entry into the NBA Road to All-Star Finals

5-9 Entries

Two (2) Entry into the NBA Road to All-Star Finals

10-14 Entries

Three (3) Entry into the NBA Road to All-Star Finals

Win a trip to NBA All-Star 2018
Everyone who enters a Free Play will get a spot in the Final — where the top 5 finishers win a trip for two to L.A. See full prize breakdown below.

Nightly Free Play Prizes (1/22–2/4)

1st Place:

One (1) Free Entry into an NBA Swish contest ($50)

2nd Place:

One (1) Free Entry into an NBA And One contest ($25)

3rd-5th Place:

One (1) Free Entry into an NBA Dime contest ($10)

6th-10th Place:

One (1) Free Entry into an NBA Assist contest ($5)

11th-25th Place:

One (1) Free Entry into an NBA $2 Big Double Up contest ($2)

26th-100th Place:

One (1) Free Entry into an NBA Dribbler contest ($1)

101st-3,160th Place:

One (1) Free Entry into an NBA Fadeaway contest ($0.25)

NBA Road to All-Star Finals Prizes (2/5)

1st-5th Place:

Trip for two (2) to Los Angeles for NBA All-Star 2018

6th-10th Place:

Two (2) tickets to a regular season 2017-18 NBA game in any one (1) team market (TBD by FanDuel)

11th-75th Place:

$100 NBA Store Credit

76th-150th Place:

$75 NBA Store Credit

151st-225th Place:

$50 NBA Store Credit

226th-350th Place:

$25 NBA Store Credit

351st-4,350th Place:

One (1) Free Entry into an NBA Fadeawy contest ($0.25)

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Contest Structure

Welcome to NBA Road to All-Star (“RTAS”). RTAS will take place solely through the Official One-Day Fantasy Game of the NBA hosted by FanDuel at fanduel.com/nba. RTAS will consist of fourteen (14) Free Play Official NBA One-Day Fantasy Basketball Contests herein referred to as (“Qualifiers”) and one (1) Official NBA One-Day Fantasy Basketball Contest herein referred to as the (“Finals” and, collectively with Qualifiers, “Contests””). The Qualifiers will run from Monday, January 22, 2018 through Sunday, February 4, 2018, and the Finals will take place on February 5, 2018. Participants may enter the Qualifiers through the contest landing page, available here: fanduel.com/nba.

All Qualifiers are single entry contests and no entry fee is required to enter. Any instance of registering multiple accounts on FanDuel in order to gain more than one entry into a Qualifier will result in automatic disqualification from the Qualifier and the RTAS as well as potential suspension from FanDuel.

Users can play in one (1) Qualifier per day. All users who enter at least one (1) Qualifier will earn one (1) entry into the Finals. Users who enter five (5), six (6), seven (7), eight (8), or nine (9) Qualifiers will earn two (2) entries into the Finals. Users who enter ten (10), eleven (11), twelve (12), thirteen (13), or fourteen (14) Qualifiers will earn three (3) entries into the Finals.

At the conclusion of each qualifier, the One (1) participant that has accrued the highest score will be deemed the “First Place Winner”. The One (1) participant that has accrued the second highest score will be determined the “Second Place Winner”. The Three (3) participants that have accrued the third through fifth highest scores will deemed the “Third - Fifth Prize Winners”. The Five (5) participants that have accrued the 6th-10th highest scores will deemed the “6th-10th Prize Winners”. The Fifteen (15) participants that have accrued the 11th - 25th highest scores will deemed the “11th-25th Prize Winners”. The Seventy Five (75) participants that have accrued the 26th-100th highest scores will be deemed the “26th-100th Prize Winners”. The Three Thousand Sixty participants (3,060) that have accrued the 101st-3,160th highest scores will be deemed the “Additional Prize Winners”. Collectively, any participant winning a prize in connection with a Qualifier will be deemed a “Winner.”

At the conclusion of the Finals, the Five (5) participants that have accrued the highest score will be deemed the “Grand Prize Finals Winners”. The Five (5) participants that have accrued the Sixth through Tenth highest scores will be deemed the “Sixth-Tenth Finals Winners.” The Sixty Five (65) participants that have accrued the 11th-75th highest scores will be deemed the “11th-75th Finals Winners”. The Seventy Five (75) participants that have accrued the 76th-150th highest scores will be deemed the “76th-150th Finals Winners.” The Seventy Five (75) participants that have accrued the 151st-225th highest scores will be deemed the “151st-225th Finals Winners.” The One Hundred Twenty Five participants that have accrued the 226th-350th highest scores will be deemed the “226th-350th Finals Winners”. The Four Thousand (4,000) participants that have accrued the 351st-4,350th highest scores will deemed the “Additional Finals Winners”. Collectively, any participant winning a prize in connection with the Finals will be deemed a “Finals Winner.”

In the event of a tie for a position awarding a prize to Grand Prize Finals Winners or the 6th-10th Finals Winners, the tied finishers will compete in a private NBA Head-to-Head or private league play-off contest to determine the final prize order.

Teams and Scoring

All Contests will follow FanDuel’s standard scoring rules for fantasy basketball contests. You can find all scoring rules at https://www.fanduel.com/rules.

Eligibility

In order to participate in the RTAS, you must meet the following qualifications:

  • All US citizens or residents who comply with our eligibility rules for free entry games in our Terms of Use and are 18 years of age or older (21 in Massachusetts) are eligible to participate in the RTAS.
  • You must comply with the entirety of FanDuel’s Terms of Use.
  • You will abide at all times by FanDuel’s Terms of Use and any other agreements between you and FanDuel regarding your use of FanDuel or participation of games therein.
  • You must be a registrant or existing FanDuel user to participate; and
  • You are not subject to backup withholding tax because: (a) you are exempt from backup withholding, or (b) you have not been notified by the Internal Revenue Service (IRS) that you are subject to backup withholding as a result of a failure to report all interest or dividends, or (c) the IRS has notified you that you are no longer subject to backup withholding.

Employees, officers, and directors of FanDuel and its respective parents, affiliates, subsidiaries, and family members living in the same household of such employees are not eligible to participate in the RTAS.

NBA Properties, Inc., the National Basketball Association (the “NBA”), and the NBA member teams is defined as collectively (“NBA Entities”). Employees, officers, directors, representatives and agents NBA Properties, Inc., Turner Digital Basketball Services, Inc., NBA Media Ventures, LLC, the National Basketball Association and its member teams and each of their respective parent companies, subsidiaries, affiliates, officers, governors, owners, wholesale distributors, retailers, advertising/promotion agencies and teamDigital Promotions, Inc. (“tD”) (collectively, “Released Parties”), Panini America, Inc., and the immediate family members (parent, spouse, sibling or child and their respective spouses, regardless of where they reside) and those living in the same household of each, whether or not related, are not eligible to participate or win a prize in the RTAS.

Void in Puerto Rico, and all territories and possessions of the United States and where prohibited by law. The RTAS is subject to all federal, state and local laws and regulations.

NBA RTAS18 Prizing

The prizes for the Qualifiers will be displayed as follows:

Place

Prize

Approximate Retail Value (“ARV”)

1st Prize

One (1) Free Entry into the NBA Swish.

$50

2nd Prize

One (1) Free Entry into the NBA And One.

$25

3rd-5th Prize

One (1) Free Entry into to the NBA Dime.

$10

6th-10th Prize

One (1) Free Entry into the NBA Assist.

$5

11th-25th Prize

One (1) Free Entry into the NBA $2 Big Double Up.

$2

26th-100th Prize

One (1) Fee Entry into the NBA Dribbler.

$1

101st-3,160th Prize

One (1) Free Entry into the NBA Fadeaway.

$0.25

The prizes for the Finals will be displayed as follows:

Place

Prize

Approximate Retail Value (“ARV”)

1st-5th Prize “Grand Prize”

Trip for Two (2) to Los Angeles for NBA All-Star 2018

$3,000

6th-10th Prize

Two (2) tickets to a regular season 2017-18 NBA game in anyone one (1) team market (to be determined by FanDuel)

$200

11th-75th Prize

One (1) $100 NBA Store Credit

$100

76th-150th Prize

One (1) $75 NBA Store Credit

$75

151st-225th Prize

One (1) $50 NBA Store Credit

$50

226th-350th Prize

One (1) $25 NBA Store Credit

$25

351st-4,350th Prize

One (1) Free Entry into the NBA Fadeaway.

$0.25

Total ARV of all prizes: $50,000.

For the Grand Prize in the Finals, the participants win a trip to Los Angeles for NBA All-Star 2018 (“Grand Prize”). Each Grand Prize includes round-trip coach air transportation (from major U.S. airport nearest to winner’s residence to Los Angeles, CA) for winner and one (1) guest, double-occupancy hotel accommodations for two (2) nights for winner and one (1) guest, and two (2) game tickets to the NBA All-Star Saturday Night (Saturday, February 17) and NBA All-Star Game (Sunday, February 18). Approximate Retail Value (“ARV”) is up to $3,000.00. Actual value depends on city/day/time of departure. Any difference between stated value and actual value will not be awarded. Cash equivalent for round-trip flights for winner and guest will be deposited in winner’s account. Flights will be selected at FanDuel’s discretion. Winner must book and pay for their flights within 2 days of cash deposited into account. FanDuel will not provide more cash than initially deposited; winner will be responsible for any change in airfare from time of deposit to booking. Sponsor, in its sole discretion, reserves the right to provide ground transportation in place of air transportation if winner lives within a reasonable driving distance of Los Angeles, CA as determined by Sponsor, and to award no additional compensation or substitution for the difference in prize value. Travel and hotel arrangements determined by Sponsor in its sole discretion and must be made through Sponsor’s agent, on a carrier of Sponsor’s choice. Guest must be of legal age of majority in his/her jurisdiction of residence (and at least 18) unless child or legal ward of winner. Winner and guest are responsible for obtaining all necessary travel documents prior to travel. Trip must be taken on dates and times designated by FanDuel or prize will be forfeited in its entirety and may be awarded to an alternate winner. In the event that the Grand Prize winner or his/her guest are unable to obtain proper travel documents prior to departure date, the Grand Prize winner in question will forfeit the Grand Prize in its entirety and the Grand Prize may be awarded to an alternate winner. If the NBA All-Star 2018 is canceled or postponed for any reason, travel prize will be awarded less applicable prize-related activity(s) and Sponsor will substitute that activity(s) with an item(s)/activity(s) of comparable or greater value as determined solely by Sponsor and no additional compensation prize will be awarded to winner in such event. Winner and guest must comply with arena rules and regulations. Failure to do so may result in forfeiture of applicable prize element. Exact seat locations at games to be determined by Sponsor in its sole discretion. All prize details are at Sponsor’s sole discretion. Certain travel restrictions may apply.

The Sixth-Tenth Finals Winners receive two (2) tickets to a regular season 2017-18 NBA game in anyone one (1) team market (to be determined by FanDuel).  Travel to and from game is not included and is each winner’s sole responsibility. Tickets are subject to terms and conditions specified thereon. Seat locations will be determined by FanDuel. For the Gift Codes subject to terms, conditions, and restrictions as specified by issuer, all of which must be complied with by winner. Prize details are subject to change at FanDuel’s sole discretion. Prizes are awarded “as is” without warranty or guarantee either express or implied by FanDuel. Any and all warranties and/or guarantees (if any) shall be subject to the manufacturer’s terms therefore (each winner agrees to look solely to such manufacturer for any such warranty and/or guarantee, if any). FanDuel does not make any warranty, representation, or guarantee, express or implied, in fact or in law, relative to any prize, including but not limited to its quality, mechanical condition or fitness for a particular purpose. In the event a prize is unavailable, FanDuel will use its sole discretion to provide the winner with a suitable alternate prize. FanDuel will set the maximum number of participants prior to the Free Play. All prizes are non-transferrable.

NBA Store Credits will be provided in the form of promo codes sent via e-mail to respective winners. All FDP prizes will be credited to users’ FanDuel accounts within 48 hours of winning the prize.

Users physically located in Alabama, Arizona, Hawaii, Idaho, Iowa, Louisiana, Montana, Nevada, Texas and Washington (“Restricted States”) are not eligible to receive free entry into the NBA Slam, And One, Dime, Assist, Block, or Dribbler and will instead receive the ARV equivalent of the prize in FanDuel Points (FDP) in lieu of the free entries. FDP can be used to enter paid contests at a rate of 2,400 FDP per dollar. Users are not eligible to use their FDP while physically located in Restricted States.

No purchase or payment of any kind necessary. Purchasing will not increase your chances of winning. This game may not be used to conduct, advertise or promote any form of gambling.

Prize Notifications
The Grand Prize Finals Winners and 6th-10th Finals Winners will be notified via email within ten (10) business days following the completion of the Contest. The Winners may be required to submit valid identification (in a form determined by FanDuel in its sole discretion) to the Released Parties and may be required to execute and return, within three (3) days of issuance, an Affidavit of Eligibility, Liability and Publicity Release (unless prohibited by law) or Prize claim form depending on the prize level.

Any of the following may result in disqualification and, at FanDuel discretion and time permitting, the prize may be awarded to runner up (as applicable): failure to return such documents within the specified time period, noncompliance with these Terms and Conditions or the FanDuel Terms and Conditions, the return of any prize or prize notification and if any potential winner declines a prize for any reason.
Additional Terms and Conditions

By playing the Contest, each participant accepts and agrees to accept and be bound by these Terms and Conditions and by the decisions of the FanDuel, which shall be final and binding in all respects. No transfer, assignment, cash redemption, or substitution of prize (or portion thereof) is permitted except by FanDuel who reserves the right to substitute a prize (or portion thereof) with one of comparable or greater value as determined by FanDuel.

Except where prohibited by law, a prize winners’ acceptance of a prize constitutes permission for the Released Parties to use that prize winners’ name, photograph, likeness, statements, biographical information, voice, and address (city and state) worldwide and in all forms of media, in perpetuity, without further compensation. Prize winners agree to Released Parties’ use of their names and likeness for advertising and publicity purposes, without additional compensation, unless prohibited by law.

The Released Parties and their parents, affiliated and subsidiary companies and advertising and promotion agencies are not responsible for lost, incomplete, inaccurate, garbled, late, delayed, undelivered or misdirected downloads, installations, registrations, usernames, scores, NBA player selections or revisions; theft, destruction or unauthorized access to, or alteration of, NBA player selections; failures or malfunctions of phones/mobile devices (including wireless phones/handsets or other wireless devices), phone lines or telephone systems; interrupted or unavailable network/mobile app, server or other connections; any error, omission, interruption, defect or delay in any transmission or communication; traffic congestion on the Internet or for any technical problem, including, but not limited to, any injury or damage to participant’s or any other person’s computer or mobile device related to or resulting from participation in this Contest; errors or ambiguity in these Terms and Conditions, in any Contest-related advertisements or other materials; the selection or announcement of potential winners or the distribution of prizes; the cancellation, suspension or preemption of NBA games, injuries or other unavailability of players, scoring tabulation or timing errors or other problems or errors of any kind whether mechanical, human, electronic, typographical, printing or otherwise. By entering, each participant agrees that the Released Parties and their parents, affiliated and subsidiary companies and advertising and promotion agencies shall have no liability and will be held harmless by participant for any claim, action, liability, loss, injury or damage (1) to participant or any other person or entity, including, without limitation, personal injury or death to participant or any other person or damage to personal or real property, due in whole or in part, directly or indirectly, by reason of the acceptance, possession, use or misuse of any prize and any travel or travel-related activity thereto or participation in the Contest, and (2) any and all taxes and other fees applicable to the prizes received by the prize winners. The Released Parties, in their sole discretion, reserve the right to: 1) disqualify any person (and void his/her points) who tampers with the submission process, the operation of the Contest, or any other component the Contest, or who is otherwise in violation of these Terms and Conditions; and 2) modify, suspend or terminate the Contest (or any portion thereof) should virus, bugs, non-authorized human intervention or other causes, including but not limited to war, strikes, and/or acts of God, corrupt or impair the administration, security, fairness or proper play of this Contest. The Released Parties reserve the right to halt or modify the Contest at any time during the Contest Period if events beyond its control compromise the Contest’s fairness or integrity. CAUTION: ANY ATTEMPT BY A PARTICIPANT TO DELIBERATELY DAMAGE ANY WEB SITE OR UNDERMINE THE LEGITIMATE OPERATION OF THE CONTEST IS A VIOLATION OF CRIMINAL AND CIVIL LAWS AND SHOULD SUCH AN ATTEMPT BE MADE, RELEASED PARTIES RESERVE THE RIGHT TO SEEK ANY AND ALL REMEDIES AVAILABLE FROM ANY SUCH PARTICIPANT TO THE FULLEST EXTENT PERMITTED BY LAW.

The Released Parties reserve the right to modify these rules for clarification purposes without materially affecting the terms and conditions of the Contest. This is a Contest designed to increase consumer awareness of and interest in the Released Parties’ service.

In the event that the Contest is challenged by any legal or regulatory authority, Released Parties reserve the right to discontinue or modify the Contest, or to disqualify participants residing in the affected geographic areas. In such event, the FanDuel shall have no liability to any participants who are disqualified due to such an action.

In the event of any ambiguity(s) or error(s) in these Terms and Conditions, the Released Parties reserve the right to modify these Terms and Conditions for clarification purposes or to correct any such ambiguity or error(s) without materially affecting the terms and conditions of the Contest.