Daily fantasy sports (DFS) continues to explode in popularity. Every week, more and more players jump into the inviting waters of DFS, excited for the opportunity to draft teams in a variety of sports for daily and weekly contests for real money. Best of all, it's 100 percent legal in most locales.
But as they wade into the waters, many players quickly realize the pool is far more vast and varied than they expected. Which DFS sites are the best to play on? Where can a player find a contest that suits his or her needs? Ahead of another huge Friday NBA slate that includes 12 games, we'll run down some of the top contests to play in this evening across a slew of sites.
$80K Three-Ball: This 296-player contest has a $300 buy-in and an $80,000 prize pool. It's got $15,000 available up top.
$80K Sharpshooter: This is the three-ball on a fraction of the scale. Though the guaranteed prize pool is identical, the buy-in is just $3 here, and the winner takes down $5,000. Of course, the field is much larger at 30,600.
2015 WSOP Main Event Satellite: Every poker player's dream is to make a deep Main Event run, and this is your chance to make that a reality for just $27. The top scorer out of 591 will net an $11,500 Main Event package, with the rest of the top nine receiving cash and then the next 19 finishers getting a a $27 satellite ticket refund.
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$300K Friday NBA Slam: Always a popular tournament, the Slam has $300,000 guaranteed tonight and the usual $25 entry. The winner banks $30,000 in this 13,793-player field.
$100K Friday NBA Shot: The massive Shot will have 57,471 players and is filling fast with its affordable $2 buy-in. The winner turns those bucks into $8,000.
$1M WFBBC Qualifier #42: Looking for a trip to sunny South Beach to play in one of the biggest DFS contests? Enter qualifier #42 and you could ship a trip and a buy-in, valued at $18,000 total, for a $25 entry. A total of 1,190 players will be seeking the elusive seat.
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Full Court Press: With $125 guaranteed, the Full Court Press has a $5.50 buy-in and a 25-player field. The winner boosts up to $50.
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$400 Hook Shot: Star Fantasy Leagues' Hook Shot will catch $116 for the top scorer of this 40 player field. The $400 in prizes is guaranteed and the entry is $11.
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$25 League: Help FantasyDraft get NBA bearings by playing in $25 beta leagues with 10 players and a $225 guaranteed prize pool. The top scorers will take down $112.50 in each of these.
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NBA Friday 20/20: Twenty bucks, twenty players. The 20/20 on ScoreStreak has $360 guaranteed and an even Ben Franklin up top.
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The Rose Ruckus: With a $3.30 buy-in and $600 guaranteed, the Rose Ruckus features $100 for the winner as well. The field is capped at 200 players for this DraftDay contest.
Get more information on all of the best Daily Fantasy Sports site by visiting our DFS hub.