Time flies when you are having fun and the United States has been having fun, save for a few states, on DraftKings for the last five years. Since 2012, DraftKings has offered daily fantasy sports options in a wide range of games, including some massive events that offer $1,000,000 first place prizes and even bigger total payouts.
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To celebrate their 5th birthday, DraftKings is bringing players five days of great contests from Monday, April 24 – Friday, April 28. Over $100,000 in cash, prizes and VIP experiences are up for grabs, including game-day packages to Chicago Cubs, Boston Red Sox, Miami Marlins and New York Mets games.
There are also nightly $5,000 Free MLB Contests and other featured events, including Thursday’s Social Swag Giveaway. The week-long series wraps up with five different MLB Anniversary $5,000 Finale Contests, where players can play against other fans who joined DraftKings within the same year.
Since the introduction of big-time daily fantasy sports, DraftKings has become an industry leader and has sponsorship with some of the world’s biggest sporting events, including NFL, MLB and NBA organizations. More information about DraftKings and their fifth year anniversary can be found here.