NBA Fantasy on DraftKings

Complete 2015 Daily NBA Fantasy Basketball Scoring and Details

The NBA will be tipping off the regular season soon, the first preseason games have already started and teams are prepping for Regular Season Play.

Starting on Tuesday October 27, 2015 Draft Kings will offer the finest selection of NBA Regular Season Fantasy Contests available for Daily Fantasy Play.

Daily NBA Fantasy allows for the true NBA fan who know all the players, match-ups and team defenses to have fantasy teams specifically built with that days best players and match-ups. All without the grind of a season long league.

Daily NBA Contests start with entry fees of 25¢, $1, $2, $5, $10, $20 and higher

Daily League sizes start at 2 players and range from 3, 5, 10, 20 players and up to Tournament size (500 or more players) contests that offer some really big guaranteed prizes to the top finishers.

As always, there will be standard leagues, double-ups, triple-ups, satellites and special events scheduled to fill all your NBA Fantasy wants. Once the regular season gets rolling, you will find 1000’s of contests to play daily.

Most players stick to the basic 10 team daily leagues, however the guaranteed tournaments and Special Events offered on DraftKings can prove to be very profitable for the Expert NBA Fantasy players out there!

Sign up to Play Daily Fantasy Basketball on Draft Kings, and you’ll get free entry to a paid contest to get you started.

NBA Scoring and Contest Rules on Draft Kings

In each contest, participants will be assigned a fixed salary cap of $50,000 that they can use to draft their entire 8 player roster.

The Player Pool will consist of all NBA players expected to be playing on a given game day. The NBA schedule that applies to that days games will be posted on the draft page. Any missing players will not be added to the pool once DraftKings starts offering contests for that day.

Player salaries will also not change once DraftKings starts offering contests for that day. They will however, be updated daily as the season continues

Contest results and winners will be based on the total points scored across each entrant’s 8 player roster. Winnings can be collected after the last game is completed for that day.

DraftKings require that you use players from at least two different teams and from 2 different games on your daily line-ups.

Daily player fantasy news and notes is available by just clicking the players name


Rosters will consist of 8 players and must include players from at least 2 different NBA teams, and representing at least 2 different real-life NBA games.

The 8 roster positions are: PG, SG, SF, PF, C, G, F, and UTIL.


Players will accumulate points as follows:

Point scored = +1 PT
Made 3pt. shot = +0.5 PTs
Rebound = +1.25 PTs
Assist = +1.5 PTs
Steal = +2 PTs
Block = +2 PTs
Turnover = -0.5 PTs
Double-Double = +1.5PTs (MAX 1 PER PLAYER: Points, Rebounds, Assists, Blocks, Steals)
Triple-Double = +3PTs (MAX 1 PER PLAYER: Points, Rebounds, Assists, Blocks, Steals)

NBA Scoring on DraftKings is weighted towards better all around players and not necessarily just the high scorers. Triple double players will be awarded both double double (+1.5) and triple double (+3) bonus.

Assists, shot blocks and rebounds, double doubles, triple doubles all add up quickly and make the most versatile players extremely valuable.

Draft Kings NBA Roster Selection and Top Player Values Week One

NBA Tip off Draft Room on DraftKings

The draft room has all the tools you’ll need to build a winner every night. Including detailed player stats and news (just click his name for all the details), average per game fantasy scoring and OPRK opponent rank against each position (green is good play, white is average play and red is a tough match up).

Visit Draft Kings and Sign Up to get free entry to a paid contest and start Playing Today.

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