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We offer Daily Fantasy Sports leagues focused on short-term contests of skill that give Fantasy Sports game enthusiasts even more opportunities to participate and win. Play against others or tell your friends and compete against them.
Unlike season-long Fantasy Sports, we offer results based on the games being played on the day of your game. This makes it easy to jump in and play without having to wait through a whole season. Your winnings will automatically be credited to your account at the end of each game day.
Do your research! Find the latest player/team stats and news available. Once you are logged into Fantasy Sports, click on the "Research" tab to access a wide array of sports information.
Get Started Playing Fantasy Sports
To get started, log into your account and click on "Fantasy Sports" from the top navigation menu.
Please follow the steps below to complete your account set up and start competing for cash playing awesome fantasy sports leagues.
Edit Your Profile
Once signed in, click on the Fantasy Sports link from the top menu. You will be prompted to create a Fantasy Sports username. This will identify you to other players on the site. You will also set up e-mail preferences at this time.
Fund Your Account
For information on adding funds to your account; visit our Deposits/Payouts section. Each time you join a league, the entry price will be automatically withdrawn from your account.
Know the Scoring Rules
Make sure you know all of the scoring rules before you begin playing. Learn more about the Fantasy Sports Scoring Rules.
Do Some Research
By clicking the Research tab from the Fantasy Sports application, you will have access to the latest information for the available sports leagues, injury reports by teams, schedules, player stats and latest news.
Get the FAQs
Review the Fantasy Sports FAQs. This page should answer most of your questions about this feature and how it works. If you have more questions you can contact our Customer Support via Live Help.
Go to the "Join Leagues" tab to find a league size and prize amount you prefer. Click "Join League", you can then build and submit your line up and let the action unfold.
Fantasy Sports FAQs
Q: What is Fantasy Sports?
A: Fantasy Sports allows you to compete in daily head-to-head fantasy sports competitions for cash prizes.
Q: What fantasy sports does Fantasy Sports support?
A: Currently Fantasy Sports supports MLB, NFL, NHL and NBA
Q: How do I start competing on Fantasy Sports?
A: See our "getting started page" if you need help getting started on Fantasy Sports.
Q: How do I find a specific league?
A: Fantasy Sports offers matches daily in salary cap formats. If you head to the Join Leagues page, you can sort available matches by a number of variables. Find the match style, size, and buy-in amount you are comfortable with and choose accordingly.
Q: How do I enter a league?
A: Once you find the league you are looking for, just click the join button and you will be prompted to join the league and allow for the funds to be deducted from your account.
Q: Can I leave a league after I join?
A: Yes, if the league is not full yet. Once the league is full, all participants are committed. If the league is not full yet, you can click the Cancel button next to that league in the My League page.
Q: How are scores calculated?
A: Certain stats have a fantasy point value, which can be found in our scoring rules on the Rules page. Stats are provided by Sports Direct Inc. Sometimes official stats might be adjusted within the scoring period by Sports Direct Inc. Once the scoring period is over, no stats will be changed and Fantasy Sports league results are final.
Q: How do I see who I am playing against?
A: Scoreboards are launched at the start of the league (at the scheduled start time of the first game of the league). You can access the Scoreboard from your My Leagues page by clicking the "Follow the Action" link next to the league you want to view. You can see your opponents’ usernames and the players they selected on the scoreboard.
Q: What does "format" mean? What are the definitions?
A: Leagues can vary in a number of ways. There are different drafting styles, roster limits, and scoring systems. These are all clearly defined on the "RULES" page.
Q: What if I want more stats or news on a specific player in the draft room?
A: Just click on the player's name and a popup will appear with all the relevant statistics to help you make the best decision.
Q: Why am I unable to draft certain players in my draft?
A: Depending on the roster style of the league, you will need to have at least one player at all required positions. If you have not filled all positions and attempt to draft a player outside those positions, the draft room will not allow such a selection. Make sure you pay attention to your picks and roster limitations.
Q: What happens if a game is rained out?
A: If a game is rained out and not made up within a match’s scoring period, then all players in that game will receive 0 stats.
Q: What if we pick the same players?
A: In salary cap matches, it is possible to have some of the same players as your opponent(s). Although extremely rare, it is also possible to have all the same players as your opponent. If you have the same players, they count for both teams. You will not be able to have the same team in draft matches.
Q: How late can I make a lineup change?
A: Lineup changes can be made up until the league begins. Once a league starts, he will be locked in roster spot.
Q: What happens if there's a statistical change after a game has completed?
A: All players’ stats are final within 4 hours of the completion of each game.
Q: Where can I see my previous games?
A: Go to your My Leagues page see every match you have participated in.
Q: How are Salary Cap player prices determined?
A: Prices are recalculated for each scoring period based on recent performance, current year performance and previous year performance. Some aspects of each players matchup are factored into their price as well. The player's number of scheduled games for the scoring period is factored in.
Q: What happens in a tie?
In the event of a tie the winners will be decided by the lineup with the lowest overall salary.
Fantasy Sports Scoring Rules
NFL - SALARY CAP
Stat Detail Value
PTD Passing Touchdowns 4.00
PY Passing Yards 0.04
RuY Rushing Yards 0.10
RuTD Rushing Touchdowns 6.00
RcY Receiving Yards 0.10
RcTD Receiving Touchdowns 6.00
INT Pass Intercepted -1.00
FL Fumbles Lost -1.00
2PT 2pt Conversions 2.00
DPA Points Allowed 35+ -4
DPA Points Allowed 28-34 -1
DPA Points Allowed 14-27 0
DPA Points Allowed 7-13 1
DPA Points Allowed 1-6 7
DPA Points Allowed 0 10
MFG Missed Field Goals 0 - 39 -2.00
S Safeties 2.00
FG39 Field Goals 0 - 39 3.00
FG40 Field Goals 40 - 49 4.00
MFG40 Missed Field Goals 40 - 49 -1.00
MFG 50+ Missed Field Goals 50+ 0
FG50 Field Goals 50+ 5.00
SCK Sacks 1.00
FR Fumbles Recovered 2.00
INT Defense Interceptions 2.00
INTTD Interception Touchdowns 6.00
FTD Recovered Fumble Touchdowns 6.00
KRTD Kickoff Return Touchdowns 6.00
PRTD Punt Return Touchdowns 6.00
PB Punting Plays Blocked 2.00
FGB Blocked Field Goals 2.00
BKTD Blocked Kick Touchdowns 6.00
NHL - SALARY CAP
Stat Detail Value
G Goals 3.00
A Assists 2.00
PM Plus Minus 1.00
PN Penalty Minutes 0.50
SG Shots 0.50
PP Power Play Points 1.00
W Wins 4.00
SO Shutouts 2.00
GA Goals Against -1.00
SV Saves 0.20
NBA - SALARY CAP
Stat Detail Value
3FG Three Point Field Goals (in addition to the 2 for the FG) 1.00
FG Field Goals 2.00
FT Free Throws Made 1.00
RB Rebounds 1.00
A Assists 1.00
B Blocks 2.00
S Steals 2.00
T Turnovers -1.00
MLB - SALARY CAP
Stat Detail Value
CS Caught Stealing -1.00
HBP Hit By Pitch 1.00
BB Walk - Batter 1.00
RBI RBI 1.00
HR Home Runs 4.00
3B Triple 3.00
2B Double 2.00
1B Single 1.00
SB Stolen Base 2.00
K Strike Out - Batter -1.00
R Run 1.00
W Win - Pitcher 5.00
L Loss - Pitcher -3.00
S Save 3.00
CG Complete Game - Pitcher 3.00
O Out - Pitcher 0.33
SO Strike Out - Pitcher 1.00
BB Walk - Pitcher -1.00
ER Earned Run - Pitcher -1.00