Category Archives: Promos

FanDuel Introduces World Soccer Pick’em

As the world’s most important soccer tournament approaches, FanDuel is scratching out a place for itself as the place to play daily fantasy soccer. The World Cup opener between Russia and Saudi Arabia is less than a week away and FanDuel is celebrating its first World Cup with a brand new promotion offering two ways to win and a whole bunch of daily fantasy contests. Continue reading

NFL Playoffs Heating Up: DraftKings Offering Single Game Contests and FanDuel Handing out Bitcoin

DraftKings and FanDuel are both gearing up for the 2018 NFL playoffs in exciting but very different ways. Each fantasy site announced a new take on fantasy this week with DraftKings boldly going where few have gone before with single-game fantasy contests and FanDuel handing out bitcoin prizes in select tournaments. Continue reading

You Can Play DFS Super Bowl Games Online – But You Need to Act Quickly

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Yes, you can play in Super Bowl 51 fantasy contests at DraftKings and FanDuel this year, but you need to act quickly because lineups must be submitted by January 29th, 2017. That’s because this year’s Super Bowl contests will also be pulling players from the 2017 Pro Bowl. That game gets underway this Sunday at Camping World Stadium in Orlando. Continue reading

Previewing the Best Fantasy Promotions for the 2016 NFL Season

It might have just been my imagination, but I could have sworn I felt just the hint of a nip in the air this morning signaling the imminence of the 2016 NFL season. Ok, it was probably just wishful thinking. But in any case, the preseason games are in progress as we speak and the season will officially kick off on Thursday, September 8th no matter what the weather brings. Continue reading

Try the DraftKings Beginner Contests to Avoid the Sharks

If you’re a complete newbie to daily fantasy sports, you have your work cut out for you. Sure, the basic idea is simple enough. It only takes a few minutes to read through the rules and draft your first team, but there is still a lot to learn as far as developing a strategy and winning money. It doesn’t get any easier when they throw you in with the lions to compete against other people who may have several years’ worth of experience more than you. Continue reading

Best UFC 193 Fantasy Sites and Lineup

Ronda Rousey and Holly Holm headline UFC 193 this Saturday in Melbourne, Australia. Here in the United States, UFC 193 starts at the usual 10 PM ET / 7 PM ET schedule. The Main Event is dominating the news cycle, but you’ll need to scan the entire card to build your lineup. A great disparity in skill between many of Saturday’s fighters has pushed prices even higher than normal for the favorites and that makes for some difficult lineup-building. Continue reading

Fantasy NBA Returns for the 2015-16 Season

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One of the great things about sports is how nicely we transition from one sport to the next all year round. We wrapped up the baseball season last night with a thrilling World Series final (Royals took it in the 12th inning) and now we transition seamlessly into basketball. No matter what happened to your baseball team, at least now you can look forward to the clean slated offered by a fresh fantasy basketball season. Continue reading