FanDuel • WNBA Official Partner
WNBA Fantasy Tip-Off

Play FREE to win a share of $12,000 in prizes, including a trip for two to Vegas.

8 FREE Contests

Single Game Format

$1K in Prizes

Up for Grabs in Each Contest

$4K in Prizes

In the Tip-Off Championship

Grand Prize Trip for 2

VIP WNBA/NBA Trip to Vegas

Win your way to Vegas

The WNBA is back! And we’re tipping off the season with 8 Free to Play contests from 5/18-5/20. Win any Free Play and earn a spot in the Tip-Off Championship, where you’re guaranteed a share of $4K in prizes. Finish in 1st in the Championship, and you’ll receive a VIP trip for two to Las Vegas that includes:

Round trip airfare for two and hotel accommodations for 2 nights

Two courtside tickets to a Las Vegas Aces game

Two tickets to an NBA Summer League Game

VIP Game Day Experience

Play FREE

One game at a time

Each WNBA Tip-off Weekend Free Play is a Single Game Contest. That means one contest, one real-world game. And they also feature our flexible, 5-player roster format. So 5 players from each matchup!

WNBA fantasy Tip-Off Free Play Prizes

Enter any WNBA Tip-Off Free Play contest for a chance to score one of these prizes below:

1st: Entry to WNBA Fantasy Championship
2nd-12th: WNBA League Pass
13th-23th: $15 WNBA Store Credit
24th-38th: Free Entry into a $4 WNBA contest
39th-98th: Free Entry into a $2 WNBA contest
99th-198th: Free Entry into a $1 WNBA contest
199th-1,670th: Free Entry into a $0.25 WNBA contest

WNBA Fantasy Tip-off Championship

Make it to the WNBA Tip-Off Championship and you’re guaranteed to win a share of over $4,000 in prizes.

1st: VIP Trip for (2) to Las Vegas + WNBA/NBA Game Package
2nd: $300 cash + WNBA League Pass + $25 WNBA Store Credit
3rd: $150 cash + WNBA League Pass + $25 WNBA Store Credit
4th: $100 cash + WNBA League Pass + $25 WNBA Store Credit
5th: $75 cash + WNBA League Pass + $25 WNBA Store Credit
6th: $50 cash + WNBA League Pass + $25 WNBA Store Credit
7th: $25 cash + WNBA League Pass + $25 WNBA Store Credit
8th: $10 cash + WNBA League Pass + $25 WNBA Store Credit

WNBA Strategy Center

Need help making your lineups for WNBA Tip-Off Free Play contests? Check out our WNBA Training Guide below.

WNBA Training Guide
FanDuel • WNBA Official Partner
Contest Structure

Welcome to the 2018 WNBA Fantasy Tip-off promotion (the “Promotion”). The Promotion will take place solely through the Official One-Day Fantasy Game of the WNBA hosted by FanDuel at fanduel.com/wnba. The Promotion will consist of eight (8) Official WNBA One-Day Fantasy Basketball Contests (“Qualifiers”) and one (1) Promotion Tournament Finals Contest (“Finals”). The Qualifiers will run between May 18, 2018 through May 20, 2018, and the Finals will take place on May 25, 2018. Participants may enter each Qualifier through the contest landing page, available here: fanduel.com/wnba.

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 or the Finals will result in automatic disqualification from the Qualifier, Finals and the Promotion as well as potential suspension from FanDuel.

Each Qualifier will award prizes to participants in the top 1,670 position levels (“Winners”) pursuant to the prize table below. The first place winner of each Qualifier will gain one (1) entry into the Finals (“Finalist”). Exact prizing will be specified in the entry screen for each day’s Qualifier. In the event a prize is unavailable, FanDuel will use its sole discretion to provide the winner with a suitable alternate prize with an equal value. FanDuel will set the maximum number of participants prior to each Qualifier. All prizes are non-transferrable. Prizing for the Qualifiers will be as follows:

Place

Prize

ARV

1st

Entry to the Finals

N/A

2nd-12th

WNBA League Pass

$17

13th-23rd

$15 WNBA Store Credit

$15

24th-38th

Free Entry into a $4 WNBA contest

$4

39th-98th

Free Entry into a $2 WNBA contest

$2

99th-198th

Free Entry into a $1 WNBA contest

$1

199th-1,670th

Free Entry into a $0.25 WNBA contest

$0.25

WNBA Store Gift Cards and WNBA League Passes will be provided in the form of promo codes sent via e-mail to respective winners. The promo Codes are subject to terms, conditions, and restrictions as specified by issuer, all of which must be complied with by winner.

Winners of a free entry into a FanDuel contest will see their contest ticket on their Vouchers page within 24 hours of winning the prize. Players awarded a contest ticket by FanDuel are responsible for redeeming their voucher before the contest starts and setting their preferred lineup into the contest.

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 paid fantasy contests on FanDuel and will instead receive the cash equivalent of the prize in cash in lieu of the free entries.

The Finals will award prizes to participants in the top 8 position levels pursuant to the prize table below. The first place winner of the Finals will be deemed the “Grand Prize Winner”. In the event a prize is unavailable, FanDuel will use its sole discretion to provide the winner with a suitable alternate prize. All prizes are non-transferrable.

Place

Prize

ARV

1st

VIP Trip for (2) to Las Vegas + WNBA/NBA Game Package

$3,000.00

2nd

$300 cash + WNBA League Pass + $25 WNBA Store Credit

$342.00

3rd

$150 cash + WNBA League Pass + $25 WNBA Store Credit

$192.00

4th

$100 cash + WNBA League Pass + $25 WNBA Store Credit

$142.00

5th

$75 cash + WNBA League Pass + $25 WNBA Store Credit

$117.00

6th

$50 cash + WNBA League Pass + $25 WNBA Store Credit

$92.00

7th

$25 cash + WNBA League Pass + $25 WNBA Store Credit

$67.00

8th

$10 cash + WNBA League Pass + $25 WNBA Store Credit

$52.00

WNBA Tip-Off Championship Prizing

The Grand Prize Winner will receive the Promotion Finals Grand Prize (“Grand Prize”), comprised of a trip for two (2) Las Vegas as well as a VIP WNBA and NBA Game Experience. Grand Prize includes a $1,000 airfare credit to book round-trip airfare to Las Vegas double-occupancy hotel accommodations for two (2) nights for winner and one (1) guest, two (2) courtside tickets to a Las Vegas Aces game, two (2) tickets to an NBA Summer League game, and a game day meet and greet experience. 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. 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. 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 WNBA or NBA Summer League game 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 FanDuel 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 FanDuel in its sole discretion. Exact nature and duration of activities surrounding meet and greet experience shall be determined by Sponsor in its sole and absolute discretion. All prize details are at FanDuel’s sole discretion. Certain travel restrictions may apply.

The other Finalists will each receive one (1) free WNBA League Pass Subscription, a $25 WNBA Store Credit Gift Code, and a cash prize. WNBA Store Credits and WNBA League Passes will be provided in the form of promo codes sent via e-mail to respective winners. The Gift Codes are 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.

Teams and Scoring

Each Qualifier and the Finals follows FanDuel’s standard scoring rules for fantasy basketball contests. You can find all scoring rules at https://www.fanduel.com/rules.

In the event of a tie for first place or for a WNBA League Pass prize in a Qualifier, or for any prize in the Finals, the tied players will play a one-day 'playoff' fantasy basketball contest administered by FanDuel to determine finishing position. The playoff contest will follow FanDuel’s standard scoring rules for fantasy basketball contests. In the event of a tie for an NBA Store Credit, players will receive the split value of the Store Credit. All other ties will result in the tied players receiving the split cash value of the related prizes, which will be determined by FanDuel at its sole discretion.

Eligibility

In order to participate in the Promotion, 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 Promotion.
  • 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 Promotion.

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 Promotion.

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

Prize Notifications

The Finalists will be notified of their prize winnings via email within ten (10) business days following the completion of the Finals. The Finalists 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.

Publicity for Promotion Winners

Grand Prize Winner agrees that their full name, location and/or photos and videos can be used for marketing purposes. They also agree to speak to bloggers and other journalists and media personnel where applicable prior to, during and after the experience, and they agree to participate in additional FanDuel marketing activities, all without additional compensation. Any winner unprepared to adhere to this requirement will have their finishing position swapped with a runner up in that Contest. In other words, a runner up will receive the Promotion Prize.

In regards to the “NBA Entities”, participants in this promotion agree to be bound by these Promotion terms and agree that the NBA Entities and their designees and assigns may use the participant’s name, voice, city/state of residence, photos, video or film clips, and/or other visual likeness for advertising and/or trade purposes and/or for any other purpose in any media or format now or hereafter known without further compensation (financial or otherwise), permission or notification.

Affidavit of Eligibility

FanDuel may require Promotion participants to sign the below Affidavit of Eligibility to confirm their identity and eligibility. Any participant refusing to sign the Affidavit of Eligibility upon FanDuel’s request will be disqualified from the Promotion and ineligible to receive any prizes.

In consideration for the opportunity to participate in the Promotion contest, and other good and valuable consideration, the receipt of which is hereby acknowledged, I agree as follows:

  • I represent that the information provided above is accurate and complete. I represent that I am not a resident of Nevada and am over 21 years of age. I agree to provide government-issued photo identification to FanDuel to verify my identity and date of birth.
  • I reaffirm my agreement to: The FanDuel Terms of Use, provided at (https://www.fanduel.com/terms); and the FanDuel Promotion Rules, provided at fanduel.com/wnba
  • I agree to refrain from any behavior or communication during any Promotion that would harm the image or reputation of FanDuel, the WNBA, or the FanDuel user community.
  • If I win the Grand Prize, I will participate in the following, without requesting additional compensation from FanDuel or any third party: At FanDuel’s request, I will speak with any interested bloggers and other journalists and media personnel at the WNBA and NBA Games I attend, including when such personnel are recording the conversation for publication. At FanDuel’s request, I will participate in a specified number of other hours of any FanDuel marketing-related activities that FanDuel organizes (whether during a Promotion or otherwise, at FanDuel’s discretion), such as participating in FanDuel marketing photo shoots or interviews with the media, and I agree that my local travel to and from such activities will take place at my own expense and will not count toward the hour total. I agree to be available for these marketing-related activities from 30 days before until 360 days after it.
  • During the promotion activities, I will not participate in any promotional or marketing-related activities for other daily fantasy websites.
  • FanDuel, its service providers and “NBA Entities” may take photos or videos of me or in which I appear (“Images”) during the events and activities described in this Affidavit of Eligibility. I grant FanDuel and “NBA Entities” ownership of any copyright or other rights I may have in the Images. I grant FanDuel and “NBA Entities” an irrevocable, perpetual and unrestricted right to publish, distribute, copy, perform and otherwise use in any manner the Images and derivative works thereof, in conjunction with my own or a fictitious name, or without any name, in any medium, and in all media now or hereafter known, including over the Internet, for promotion, advertising, trade or commerce, or for any other purpose whatsoever. I also grant FanDuel and “NBA Entities” an irrevocable, perpetual and unrestricted right to publish and otherwise use my name for such purposes, whether or not in connection with the Images. I consent to the digital compositing or distortion of the Images, including any changes or alterations as to color, size, shape, perspective, context, foreground or background or associated audio. I also consent to the use of any published matter in conjunction with such Images. I waive any right that I may have to inspect or approve the finished product or products and the advertising copy or other matter that may be used in connection with the Images or my name or the use to which they may be applied. I release and discharge FanDuel, its service providers, “NBA Entities” and assigns from any liability in connection with their use of the Images or my name, including without limitation any claims for libel or violation of any right of publicity or privacy. The NBA Entities and each of their respective parent companies, subsidiaries, affiliates, officers, directors, employees, governors, owners, distributors, retailers, agents, assignees, advertising/promotion agencies, representatives, and agents shall have no liability and will be released and held harmless from any claim, action, liability, loss, injury or damage, including, without limitation, personal injury or death to winner or any third party or damage to personal or real property due in whole or in part, directly or indirectly, by any reason, including the acceptance, possession, use or misuse of the prize and/or participation in this promotion. This grant of rights is binding upon me and my heirs, estate, legal representatives, and assigns.
Additional Terms

FanDuel may request US resident prize winners to provide address and social security details prior to receiving their prize if their prize exceeds $600 in value. Winners are responsible for paying all taxes, fees, registration and insurance, for any prizes won in connection with this contest, including non-cash prizes.

The decisions made by FanDuel management regarding, but not limited to, eligibility, winners, scoring, rules, prizes and compliance is in accordance with FanDuel’s standards of conduct. No correspondence will be entered into. FanDuel reserves the right to make reasonable changes to these terms, (a) to ensure the fairness of competition, and (b) in response to unanticipated developments (including, but not limited to, technical failures, errors, acts of God, natural disasters, terrorism, changes in applicable law, failure of stats provider and failure to obtain a minimum number of entrants).

By participating in the Promotion, you agree that FanDuel may provide your name and e-mail address to the WNBA and that the WNBA may use this information for marketing and advertising purposes in accordance with its own policies.

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.