Nba – Pick’ Em Contest – Win Period $10000 awarded in the form of a check

NO PURCHASE NECESSARY TO ENTER OR WIN. A PURCHASE WILL NOT IMPACT YOUR OPPORTUNITY TO WIN. VOID WHERE PROHIBITED BY LAW. TO THE FULLEST EXTENT PERMITTED BY APPLICABLE LAW, ALL DISPUTES WILL BE RESOLVED SOLELY BY BINDING ARBITRATION AND PARTICIPANTS WAIVE THE ABILITY TO BRING CLAIMS IN A CLASS ACTION FORMAT. THESE OFFICIAL RULES ARE A CONTRACT BETWEEN YOU AND THE PROMOTION SPONSOR, SO READ CAREFULLY BEFORE PARTICIPATING.EFFECTIVE DATE: These Official Rules have been updated as of October 6, 2021.1. SPONSORS:  The NBA Pick’ Em Promotion (the “Promotion”) (the “Promotion”) is co-sponsored by NBA Properties, Inc. (“NBAP”), 645 Fifth Avenue, New York, NY 10022, and Turner Digital Basketball Services, Inc., 1050 Techwood Drive, NW, Atlanta, GA 30318 (collectively, the “Sponsors”).2. PROMOTION STRUCTURE: The Promotion is devised as a non-gambling promotion and is intended solely for entertainment purposes. The Promotion is comprised of multiple contests (each, referred to as a “Contest”), each as further described in Section 5 below. If eligible for Contest prizing as described in Section 4 below, participants will compete for the opportunity to win the prize designated for the applicable Contest (each such prize, a “Prize”). The Promotion will begin at 9:00AM Eastern Time (“ET”) on October 15, 2021 and end on/about 8:00PM ET on June 19, 2022 or the conclusion of the 2022 NBA Finals (the “Promotion Period”). Periodically during the Promotion Period, Sponsor may announce new Contests, in which case Sponsor will update Section 5 of these Official Rules to detail the parameters of each new Contest. By registering for the Promotion, you agree to be bound by these Official Rules, provided that each individual Contest Tab (as defined below) will only apply to you if and when you enter the Contest applicable to such Contest Tab. The Promotion is subject to all applicable federal, state, provincial/territorial, and local rules and regulations. Void where prohibited or restricted by law, rule, or regulation.3. Promotion Registration: To participate in the Promotion, you must be a registered user of picks.nba.com (“website”). To register, click on the Promotion banners, buttons, and/or links to complete and submit the Promotion registration form. If you are already a registered Promotion member, you must login to link to the Game Play page using your previously designated user name and password to participate in the Promotion.  If you are not a registered member of the Promotion, you must register before participating in applicable Contest. Registration is free. To register, complete and submit the Contest Registration form according to the instructions provided.  As part of the registration process, you will be asked if you wish to receive promotional emails from the NBA.  Consenting to receive promotional emails is optional and is not required for sign up or participation in this Contest, and will not impact your chances of winning. Upon completion of the registration process, you may link to the Game Play page using your newly designated user name and password to participate in the Contest. Entrants are responsible for ensuring that all contact information is up-to-date and accurate. Data and usage rates may apply to download, installation, and use of the Promotion’s mobile app (“App”) or of a mobile phone or other web-enabled device; check with your service provider for details on these and other charges. Wireless service is not available in all areas. Incomplete registrations are void. Limit one (1) Promotion registration and, except as may be otherwise specified in a Contest Tab, one (1) entry for each Contest per person/email address for the duration of the Promotion Period. Additional Promotion registrations and Contest entries received from any person/email address will be void. The use of a script, macro, or any other device to automate or subvert the Promotion registration or Contest entry process is prohibited and all such registrations and entries will be void. Sponsor reserves the right, in its sole and absolute discretion, to permanently disqualify any person it believes has violated these Official Rules.   4. Eligibility and Limits: The Promotion is only open to legal permanent residents of the fifty (50) United States, the District of Columbia, and Canada (excluding Quebec) who are 21 years of age or older in the United States and 19 years of age or older in Canada as of the date of entry into the Contest (each, an “Entrant”). Employees, officers, directors, agents and representatives of NBA Properties, Inc, the National Basketball Association (“NBA”), and its member teams (collectively, the “NBA Entities”), Turner Digital Basketball Services, Inc., SportsHub Technologies LLC, and each of their respective parent companies, subsidiaries, affiliates, officers, governors, owners, distributors, retailers, agents, advertising/promotion agencies and teamDigital Promotions, Inc. (hereafter collectively, “Released Parties”), and each such individual’s immediate family members (mother, father, sister, brother, child, husband, wife and their respective spouses, regardless of where they reside) and those living in their same households, whether or not related, are not eligible to participate in the Contest or receive a prize. Void in Quebec and where prohibited by law. Subject to all applicable federal, state, provincial/territorial, and local laws. 5. Contest Descriptions and Entry: The parameters of each individual Contest, including the available entry method, entry period, rules for determining the Prize winner, and any Contest-specific Prize terms, are further detailed in the below-subsections (each, a “Contest Tab”). To enter a specific Contest, you must submit an entry in accordance with the below and instructions set forth in the applicable Contest Tab (if any).A. PROGRESSIVE CHALLENGE OFFER:DESCRIPTION AND ENTRY PERIOD:The Progressive Challenge Offer (“Progressive Challenge”) starts at 9:00AM Eastern Time (ET) on 10/15/21 and ends at 8:00:00PM ET on 6/19/22 (“Program Period”). Participants are automatically enrolled in the Progressive Challenge when creating a Promotion registration. The Progressive Challenge tracks each participants’ progress/scores in the eligible NBA Pick’ Em Contests. Participants can earn a NBA League Pass free trial and NBAstore.com Gift Codes (“Rewards”) based on their scores in the eligible NBA Pick’ Em Contests. For a full list of eligible NBA Pick’ Em Contests and to participate, visit https://picks.nba.com and follow the instructions to sign up for an applicable Contest.  POINTS AND OFFER RECIPIENT DETERMINATION: Participants will earn points and levels based on their performance in the eligible NBA Pick’ Em Contests. Offer Levels will be broken out as follows:LevelPoints NeededOffer Earned Starter 100 PointsNBA League Pass 1 Week (“NBALP”) Free TrialAll-Star8,500 Points$10 USD NBAstore.com Coupon Code or $10 CND NBAstore.com Coupon Code  MVP11,000 Points$50 NBAstore.com Coupon Code or $50 CND NBAstore.com Coupon CodeAll rewards are available while supplies last. NBA League Pass details: Expires 4/3/22; method of payment required; users who reach the Starter Prize Level after 4/3/22 will receive the same or comparable NBA League Pass promotional offer for the 2022-23 season. Coupon Codes and discounts are subject to certain terms and conditions as specified by issuers. All reward details are at Sponsor’s sole discretion. The tabulation of points and identification of potential Offer Recipients will be conducted by Sponsors whose decisions are final and binding with respect to these rules and in all other matters relating to this Program. Tabulation of points will carry over from one Contest to future eligible Contests, unless otherwise specified by the Sponsor. For complete point details visit the website. Rewards will be awarded to the person named on the applicable Program registration form regardless of whether that is the authorized account holder of the email address from which said registration form was submitted (subject to verification of eligibility and compliance with these Terms and Conditions).NOTIFICATION OF OFFER RECIPIENTS: Potential Offer Recipients will be notified via email using the information provided on their Registration.  Potential Offer Recipients will be notified within 20 business days after achieving the applicable Reward. Potential Recipients must comply with these terms and conditions. The potential Reward Recipients will receive their respective reward via email within 6-8 weeks after achieving the applicable Reward. Receiving a reward is contingent upon fulfilling all requirements, including the requirements of this section. In the event: (a) a potential Recipient cannot be reached for whatever reason after a reasonable effort has been exerted based on the information stated in the Registration, (b) of noncompliance with the above or within any of the aforesaid time periods, (c) a potential Recipient is found to be ineligible to participate in this Program or receive the given reward, (d) a potential Recipient cannot or does not comply with the Terms and Conditions, (e) any email notification to a potential Recipient is returned as undeliverable for whatever reason, or (f) the potential Recipient declines to receive the reward to be awarded for whatever reason, the potential Recipient shall be disqualified from this Program and the reward will go unawarded at the sole discretion of the Sponsors.B. STREAK CONTEST: DESCRIPTION: The object of the Pick’ Em Streak Contest (the “Streak Contest”) is to establish a virtual “prediction streak” and extend that streak to any many consecutive correct predictions as possible.  ENTRY PERIODS: The Streak Contest will consist of up to four (4) Entry Periods (each an “Entry Period”) outlined below.Streak Contest Entry Periods (“Entry Periods”)Times/Dates(times are in Eastern Time “ET”)Entry Period 1Starts at 9:00:00 AM ET on 10/15/21 and ends at 11:59:59 PM ET on 12/23/21Entry Period 2Starts at 12:00:00 AM ET on 12/24/21 and ends at 11:59:59 PM ET on 2/17/22Entry Period 3Starts at 12:00:00 AM ET on 2/18/22 and ends at 11:59:59 PM ET on 4/10/22Entry Period 4Starts at 12:00:00 AM ET on 4/11/22 and ends at 11:59:59 PM ET on 6/21/22TO PARTICIPATE: After an Entrant has registered as directed in section 3, the Entrant may participate in the applicable Streak Contest (either online on the Promotion Website or through the App) by clicking on the applicable tab. During each day of the applicable Entry Period Entrants will be directed to answer the “Streak Question” noted on the Contest page. Each time an Entrant gets the Streak Question right, they extend their streak by 1. If the entrant get the question wrong, their streak resets to zero. Entrants can choose not to answer the Streak Question, in which case their streak will remain the same. STREAK CONTEST SCORING AND WINNER DETERMINATIONS:Each time an Entrant correctly answers the Streak Question, they extend their streak by 1 point. If the entrant get the question wrong, their streak resets to zero. Entrants can choose not to answer the Streak Question, their streak will remain the same. Potential Streak Contest Prize winners will be determined following the conclusion of each respective Streak Contest Entry Period (as outlined in the chart above). Odds of winning will depend on the number of Entrants, and on their skill in answering Streak Questions. The Entrant with the longest Streak at the end of the applicable Streak Contest will be declared a potential Grand Prize winner (subject to eligibility verification). In the event of a tie, the applicable Streak Contest Grand Prize for that Entry Period will be divided equally between each tied Entrant. OVERALL SCORING DETAILS: The tabulation of streaks and identification of potential winners will be conducted by Sponsors whose decisions are final and binding with respect to these Official Rules and in all other matters relating to this Promotion.  Prizes will be awarded to the person named on the applicable Promotion registration form regardless of whether that is the authorized account holder of the email address from which said registration form was submitted (subject to verification of eligibility and compliance with the terms of these Official Rules).  NOTIFICATION OF WINNERS: Potential winners will be notified via email using the information provided on winner’s Registration.  Potential Winners will be notified within 20 business days following the conclusion of the respective Entry Period. Potential winners must comply with all terms and conditions of these Rules. Winning is contingent upon fulfilling all requirements, including the requirements of this section. Potential Grand Prize winners will be notified within 20 business days following the conclusion of the respective Entry Period and will be required to complete, sign, and return all documentation required by Sponsors in their sole discretion, which may include, but is not limited to, an Affidavit of Eligibility, Liability Release and (where legal) Publicity Release, and for potential winners in Canada, requiring a correct answer to a skill testing question, within five (5) business days of date of issuance. All Forms must be received by the deadline date communicated to the potential winner at time of notification of winning. If a potential Grand Prize winner does not complete and return to Sponsors all Forms necessary within the time given, he/she will forfeit the prize and the prize will go unawarded. In the event: (a) a potential winner cannot be reached for whatever reason after a reasonable effort has been exerted based on the information stated in the Registration, (b) of noncompliance with the above or within any of the aforesaid time periods, (c) a potential winner is found to be ineligible to enter this Promotion or receive the given prize, (d) a potential winner cannot or does not comply with the Official Rules, (e) any email notification to a potential winner is returned as undeliverable for whatever reason, (f) a potential winner in Canada fails to correctly answer the skill testing question, or (g) the potential winner declines to receive the prize to be awarded for whatever reason, the potential winner shall be disqualified from this Promotion and the prize will go unawarded at the sole discretion of the Sponsors.PRIZES: Four (4) Entry Period Prizes/One (1) Grand Prize per Entry Period: $10,000 awarded in the form of a check. Total Approximate Retail Value (“ARV”) of all Prizes in the Streak Contest =$40,000). All prize details are at Sponsor’s sole discretion. All federal, state, provincial/territorial, and local taxes (including income and withholding taxes) and all other costs and expenses associated with acceptance and use of the prize not specified herein as being awarded are the each winner’s sole responsibility. Limit one (1) Streak Contest Grand Prize per person/household/valid email address. C. PREDICTION CONTEST: The Prediction Contest will consist of up to two (2) Prediction Contests (each a “Prediction Contest”) outlined below. Entrants may enter each Prediction Contest by visiting the website (or App) and clicking on the applicable tab. Prediction Contest Prediction Periods (“Prediction Period”)Times/Dates(times are in Eastern Time “ET”)Prediction Period 1Starts at 12:00:00 AM ET on 12/24/21 and ends at 11:59:59 PM ET on 12/25/21Prediction Period 2Starts at 9:00:00 AM ET on 5/31/22 and ends at 8:00:00 PM ET on 6/2/22 HOW TO PLAY: After an Entrant has registered as directed in section 3, an Entrant may participate in the applicable Prediction contest by clicking on the applicable tab and predicting the answers to the posted questions displayed on the Promotion Website in accordance with the instructions provided within the specified timeframe for the applicable Prediction Contest. Answers to the provided questions must be submitted within the applicable Prediction Period to be considered for points (as described further below). PREDICTION CONTEST SCORING AND WINNER DETERMINATIONS:Entrants will earn Prediction Contest points based on the number of correct answers provided by Entrant during the respective Prediction Contest Prediction Period. The number of Prediction Contest points will be awarded as follows: Scoring 10 points for each correct answer Potential Prediction Contest Prize winners will be determined following the conclusion of each respective Prediction Contest Prediction Period (as outlined in the chart above). Odds of winning will depend on the number of Entrants, and on their skill in answering the posted prediction questions.Prediction Period 1 Winner Determination: The Entrant with the highest number of points at the end of the applicable Prediction Contest (or tie-breaker, if applicable) will be declared a Grand Prize winner. The Entrants with the 2nd-3rd highest number of points at the end of the applicable Prediction Contest (or tie-breaker, if applicable) will be declared First Prize winners. The Entrants with the 4th-10th highest point scores at the end of the applicable Prediction Contest (or tie-breaker, if applicable) will be declared Second Prize winners. Prediction Period 2 Winner Determination: The Entrant with the highest number of points at the end of the Prediction Period 2 (or tie-breaker, if applicable) will be declared the Grand Prize winner. The Entrants with the 2nd-5th highest number of points at the end of Prediction Period 2 (or tie-breaker, if applicable) will be declared First Prize winners. The Entrants with the 6th-15th highest point scores at the end of Prediction Period 2 (or tie-breaker, if applicable) will be declared Second Prize winners. All point scores and prize levels are subject to eligibility verification.  In the event of a tie for any Prize level, the designated prize will be awarded to the tied Entrant who locked in their predictions first based on time and date stamp as determined by the Sponsor and subject to their compliance with these Official Rules. If a tie still exists after the above tie-breaker has been completed, each applicable tied entrant will be asked to answer via phone, without assistance of any kind, a NBA themed question selected by Sponsor with a time limit of five (5) seconds. The one (1) Entrant that answers the question correctly in the shortest amount of time, will be declared a Prize Winner for the prize at issue (subject to compliance with these Official Rules). In the event multiple tied entrants answer the question correctly in the same amount of time, another question will be asked and this process will be repeated until only one of the entrants answers the posed question correctly in the shortest amount of time. Once a question has been answered incorrectly, the Entrant will not be able to answer again on that question. If all tied Entrants answer the question incorrectly, another question will be asked, and the above process will be repeated until only one of the Entrants answers the question posed correctly in the shortest amount of time. A question that is not answered in the permitted time period will be considered answered incorrectly. All dates are subject to change dependent upon the NBA schedule. For the complete NBA 2021-22 schedule, visit https://www.nba.com/schedule.OVERALL SCORING DETAILS: The tabulation of points and identification of potential winners will be conducted by Sponsors whose decisions are final and binding with respect to these Official Rules and in all other matters relating to this Promotion.  Prizes will be awarded to the person named on the applicable Promotion registration form regardless of whether that is the authorized account holder of the email address from which said registration form was submitted (subject to verification of eligibility and compliance with the terms of these Official Rules).  NOTIFICATION OF WINNERS: Potential winners will be notified via email using the information provided on winner’s Registration.  Potential Winners will be notified within 20 business days following the conclusion of the respective Prediction Period. Potential winners must comply with all terms and conditions of these Rules. Winning is contingent upon fulfilling all requirements, including the requirements of this section. Potential Grand Prize winners and First Prize winners will be notified within 20 business days following the conclusion of the respective Prediction Period and will be required to complete, sign, and return all documentation required by Sponsors in their sole discretion, which may include, but is not limited to, an Affidavit of Eligibility, Liability Release and (where legal) Publicity Release and/or a Prize Claim form within five (5) business days of date of issuance. All Forms must be received by the deadline date communicated to the potential winner at time of notification of winning. If a potential Grand Prize winner or First Prize winner does not complete and return to Sponsors all Forms necessary within the time given, he/she will forfeit the prize and the prize will go unawarded. The potential Second Prize  winners will receive their respective prize via email within 6-8 weeks following the conclusion of the respective Prediction Period. Potential winners in Canada will be required to correctly answer a skill testing question prior to being confirmed as a winner. In the event: (a) a potential winner cannot be reached for whatever reason after a reasonable effort has been exerted based on the information stated in the Registration, (b) of noncompliance with the above or within any of the aforesaid time periods, (c) a potential winner is found to be ineligible to enter this Promotion or receive the given prize, (d) a potential winner cannot or does not comply with the Official Rules, (e) any email notification to a potential winner is returned as undeliverable for whatever reason, (f) a potential winner in Canada fails to correctly answer the skill testing question, or (g) the potential winner declines to receive the prize to be awarded for whatever reason, the potential winner shall be disqualified from this Promotion and the prize will go unawarded at the sole discretion of the Sponsors. PRIZES: One (1) Prediction Period 1 Grand Prize: Courtside  tickets for two to one (1) regular season 2021-2022 NBA game designated by Sponsor. Maximum ARV of tickets =$15,000USD / $18876.00 CAD). ARV of the game tickets are as of the printing dates of these Official Rules and may vary based on the selected NBA market. Winner will be required to provide five (5) game choices across two (2) home markets. Courtside is defined as on the floor seating which could be 1st, 2nd or 3rd rows – which will vary by arena). NBA Game tickets are subject to availability as determined by the NBA. The difference in value as stated herein and value at time of prize notification, if any, will not be awarded in cash or otherwise. Travel to and from game is not included in prize and is each winner’s sole responsibility. Location to be determined by the NBA. Tickets are subject to terms and conditions specified thereon. Seat locations will be determined by the NBA. Two (2) Prediction Period 1 First Prizes: Winner’s choice of one (1) NBA memorabilia item from Fanatics Authentic (link) (Maximum ARV of the item=$500USD/$629.20CAD). Seven (7) Prediction Period 1 Second Prizes: One (1) $100 USD electronic gift code to NBAStore.com or $100CAD electronic gift code to NBAStore.com. One (1) Prediction Period 2 Grand Prize: Winner will receive $15,000 USD awarded in the form of a check (if a Canadian winner $18876.00 CAD awarded in the form of a check) Four (4) Prediction Period 2 First Prizes: Winner’s choice of one (1) NBA memorabilia item from Fanatics Authentic (link) (Maximum ARV of the item=$500USD/$629.20CAD). Ten (10) Prediction Period 2 Second Prizes: One (1) $50USD electronic gift code to NBAStore.com or $50CAD electronic gift code to NBAStore.com. Prize Details: All prize details are at Sponsors’ sole discretion. For the NBA Memorabilia items, If a winner selects a NBA memorabilia item less than $500 no additional compensation or substitution for the difference in prize value will be awarded. NBAstore.com Gift codes are subject to certain terms and conditions as specified by Gift Code issuer. Prizes are awarded “as is” without any warranty or guarantee, either express or implied by Sponsor. All prize details are at Sponsor’s sole discretion. All federal, state, provincial/territorial, and local taxes (including income and withholding taxes) and all other costs and expenses associated with acceptance and use of the prize not specified herein as being awarded are the each winner’s sole responsibility.  6. PUBLICITY: Except where prohibited by law, by registering for the Promotion, each participant grants permission to the Promotion Parties for the use of his/her name, photograph, likeness, statements, biographical information, voice, address (city and state/province/territory), and Prize information (if any) worldwide and in all forms of media worldwide, in perpetuity, without further compensation or notice, for any and all purposes, including promotional and advertising purposes and for inclusion on a Promotion winners list.7. PROMOTION CONDITIONS: By registering for the Promotion, each participant accepts and agrees (a) to be bound by these Official Rules, including all eligibility requirements, the NBA website Privacy Policy (available at www.nba.com/privacy-policy) and Terms of Use (available at www.nba.com/termsofuse), and the decisions of the Sponsor, which shall be final and binding in all respects and (b) gives his/her express permission to be contacted by Sponsor and/or its representatives for Promotion administration purposes. Sponsor’s computer will be the official clock of the Promotion. By registering for the Promotion, each participant also agrees to refrain from conduct or communications which may harm the image or reputation of Sponsor or the other Promotion Parties, as determined in Sponsor’s sole discretion. No transfer, assignment, cash redemption, or substitution of a Prize (or portion thereof) is permitted except by Sponsor, who reserves the right to substitute a Prize (or portion thereof) with one of equal or greater value as determined by Sponsor. Participation in the Promotion is at participant’s own risk. The Released Parties are not responsible for lost, incomplete, inaccurate, garbled, late, delayed, undelivered, or misdirected registrations, predictions, answers, or entries; theft, destruction, or unauthorized access to, or alteration of, registrations, predictions, answers, or entries; failures or malfunctions of phones/mobile devices (including wireless phones/handsets or other wireless devices), phone lines, or telephone systems; interrupted or unavailable network, server, cable, satellite, Internet Service Provider, or other connections; any error, omission, interruption, defect, or delay in any transmission or communication; network traffic congestion 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 Promotion; errors or ambiguity in these Official Rules, any Promotion-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, scoring tabulation, or timing errors; injuries or unavailability of NBA players; or other problems or errors of any kind whether mechanical, human, electronic, typographical, printing, or otherwise. Participants are responsible for any charges of online or Internet service providers or wireless carriers. Sponsor reserves the right, in its sole discretion, to disqualify any participant and void any his/her entries if Sponsor believes such participant has attempted to tamper with or impair the administration, security, fairness, or proper play of this Promotion or is in violation of these Official Rules or the NBA website Terms of Use. Sponsor and Administrator, in their sole discretion, reserve the right to modify, suspend, extend, terminate, or cancel the Promotion (or any portion thereof) at any time and for any reason, including, but not limited to, to ensure the fairness and integrity of the Promotion or in the event Sponsor or Administrator is prevented from executing the Promotion (or any portion thereof) as contemplated herein by any event beyond their control, including but not limited to: fire; flood; earthquake; explosion; public health epidemic, pandemic, or crisis; labor dispute or strike; act of God or public enemy; network or equipment failure; riot or civil disturbance; terrorist threat or activity; war (declared or undeclared); court order; or federal, state/provincial/territorial, or local government law, order, or regulation. Sponsor and Administrator also reserve the right, in their sole discretion, to modify, suspend, extend, terminate, or cancel the Promotion (or any portion thereof) should virus, bugs, unauthorized human intervention, or other causes or events corrupt administration, security, fairness, integrity, or proper operation of the Promotion. In the event of termination or cancellation of a Contest prior to its natural conclusion, Sponsor and Administrator may elect not to award the applicable Prize or identify the winner and award the applicable Prize by judging all non-suspect, eligible entries received up to the time of termination or cancellation.CAUTION: ANY ATTEMPT TO DELIBERATELY DAMAGE ANY WEBSITE OR APP ASSOCIATED WITH THIS PROMOTION IN ANY WAY, OR UNDERMINE THE CONTENT OR LEGITIMATE OPERATION OF THIS PROMOTION, MAY BE A VIOLATION OF CRIMINAL AND CIVIL LAWS AND SHOULD SUCH AN ATTEMPT BE MADE, ADMINISTRATOR, SPONSOR, AND THEIR RESPECTIVE AGENTS WILL DISQUALIFY ANY PARTICIPANT RESPONSIBLE FOR THE ATTEMPT AND RESERVE THE RIGHT TO SEEK DAMAGES (INCLUDING ATTORNEYS’ FEES) AND OTHER REMEDIES FROM ANY PERSON(S) RESPONSIBLE FOR THE ATTEMPT TO THE FULLEST EXTENT PERMISSIBLE BY LAW.Sponsor and Administrator reserve the right, in their sole discretion, to modify these Official Rules for clarification purposes and to add additional Contest formats, without materially affecting the terms and conditions of the Promotion.In the event that the Promotion is challenged by any legal or regulatory authority, Sponsor and Administrator reserve the right to discontinue or modify the Promotion, or to disqualify participants residing in the affected geographic areas. In such event, the Sponsor and Administrator shall have no liability to any participants who are disqualified due to such action.8. LIMITATION OF LIABILITY AND DISCLAIMER OF WARRANTIES: IN NO EVENT WILL THE RELEASED PARTIES AND/OR THEIR PARENTS, AFFILIATES, SUBSIDIARIES AND RELATED COMPANIES, THEIR ADVERTISING OR PROMOTION AGENCIES OR THEIR RESPECTIVE OFFICERS, DIRECTORS, EMPLOYEES, REPRESENTATIVES AND AGENTS, BE RESPONSIBLE OR LIABLE FOR ANY DAMAGES OR LOSSES OF ANY KIND, INCLUDING, BUT NOT LIMITED TO, DIRECT, INDIRECT, INCIDENTAL, CONSEQUENTIAL OR PUNITIVE DAMAGES ARISING OUT OF YOUR ACCESS TO AND USE OF THE ENTRY FORM,  THE WEBSITE, THE APP, AND/OR PARTICIPATION IN THIS PROMOTION. IN NO EVENT SHALL THE RELEASED PARTIES’ TOTAL LIABILITY TO YOU FOR ALL DAMAGES, LOSSES, OR CAUSES OF ACTION EXCEED $35,000USD. WITHOUT LIMITING THE FOREGOING, EVERYTHING ON THE WEBSITE AND/OR THE APP, INCLUDING THE PRIZES IS PROVIDED “AS IS” WITHOUT WARRANTY OF ANY KIND, EITHER EXPRESS OR IMPLIED, INCLUDING, BUT NOT LIMITED TO, THE IMPLIED WARRANTIES OF MERCHANTABILITY, FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE OR NON-INFRINGEMENT. SOME JURISDICTIONS MAY NOT ALLOW THE LIMITATIONS OR EXCLUSION OF LIABILITY FOR INCIDENTAL OR CONSEQUENTIAL DAMAGES OR EXCLUSION OF IMPLIED WARRANTIES SO SOME OF THE ABOVE LIMITATIONS OR EXCLUSIONS MAY NOT APPLY TO YOU. CHECK YOUR LOCAL LAWS FOR ANY RESTRICTIONS OR LIMITATIONS REGARDING THESE LIMITATIONS OR EXCLUSIONS 9. ARBITRATION: Except where prohibited by law, as a condition of participating in this Promotion, Entrant agrees that: (1) any and all disputes and causes of action arising out of or connected with this Promotion, or any prize awarded, shall be resolved individually, without resort to any form of class action, and exclusively by final and binding arbitration under the rules of the American Arbitration Association and held in New York County, New York; (2) the US Federal Arbitration Act shall govern the interpretation, enforcement and all proceedings at such arbitration; and (3) judgment upon such arbitration award may be entered in any court having jurisdiction. Under no circumstances will Entrant be permitted to obtain awards for, and Entrant hereby waives all rights to claim, punitive, incidental or consequential damages, or any other damages, including attorneys’ fees, other than Entrant’s actual out-of-pocket expenses (i.e., costs associated with participating in this Promotion), and Entrant further waives all rights to have damages multiplied or increased.  10. CHOICE OF LAW: All issues and questions concerning the construction, validity, interpretation and enforceability of these Official Rules, or the rights and obligations of Entrant and Sponsor in connection with the Promotion, shall be governed by, and construed in accordance with, the substantive laws of the State of New York, USA without giving effect to any choice of law or conflict of law rules or provisions that would cause the application of any other state’s law.  11. PRIVACY: The Released Parties collect personal data from participants when they participate in the Promotion. This information becomes the property of the Released Parties and may be combined with other information that you have submitted to them. Personal data collected from the website is subject to the NBA privacy policy located at http://www.nba.com/news/privacy_policy.html#/ and will be handled consistent with that policy and subject to any specific privacy choices communicated to the NBA. Personal information may also be disclosed to third parties solely to administer the Promotion and award Promotion prizes.Entrants will be given the option to receive further communication (i.e., e-mails, specific offers, etc.) from NBA; however, eligibility to participate in the Promotion is not dependent upon Entrant’s consent to receive such e-mails. Opting-in to receive further communication from Sponsor does not improve Entrant’s chances of winning. Entrants may opt-out of marketing communications at any time.  12. Winner Information: For the name(s) of the winner(s) (available on a rolling basis throughout the Promotion Period and for 90 days thereafter), visit picks.nba.com. 13. Administrator: teamDigital Promotions, Inc., 6 Berkshire Blvd, Bethel, CT 06801 / www.teamdigital.com.*Android is a registered trademark of Google Inc. iPhone is a registered trademark of Apple Inc. Google Inc. and Apple Inc. are not affiliated with and do not sponsor or endorse this Promotion.