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Purchasing Will Not Increase Your Chances of Winning.
How to Enter: Visit www.NBA.com between 10:00:01AM Eastern Time (“ET”) on 6/12/06 and 5:00:01PM ET on 7/31/06 (“Promotion Period”) and complete and submit the entry form according to the instructions provided. Limit one entry per person and per email address during each day of the Sweepstakes. Additional entries received from any one person or email address thereafter during any one day will be void. For the purpose of this Sweepstakes each day will begin at 12:00:00AM ET and end at 11:59:59PM ET with the exception of 6/12/06, which will begin at 10:00:01AM ET and 7/31/06, which will end at 5:00:00PM ET. Released Parties are not responsible for incomplete, late or misdirected entries, failures or malfunctions of phones, phone lines, telephone systems, lost entries or transmissions, interrupted or unavailable network, server or other connections, miscommunications, failed computer hardware or software or technical failures, garbled, misrouted, scrambled transmissions, printing or other errors in these Official Rules, in any Sweepstakes-related advertisements or other materials, or other errors or problems of any kind whether human, electronic or otherwise. The use of automated or similar devices, including but not limited to entries submitted using any bot, macro, script, or sweepstakes service (or any other devices intended to automate any aspect of entry) to enter this Sweepstakes is prohibited and any entries made through such means are void.
Winner Selection: All Prize drawings will be conducted on/about 8/10/06 by P/S/T, an independent judging organization whose decisions will be final and binding in all matters relating to this Sweepstakes. Grand, First and Second Prize winners will be selected in a random drawing from among all eligible entries received. Daily Prize winners will be selected in (50) individual random drawings from among all eligible entries received for each day of the Promotion Period. Eligible non-winning entries for one daily drawing will not carry forward to subsequent daily drawings but will be included in Grand, First and Second Prize drawings. Winners will be notified by telephone, email and/or mail. Prizes will be awarded to the person named on the applicable entry form (subject to verification of eligibility and the terms of these Official Rules) regardless of whether that is the name of the authorized account holder of the email address from which said entry form was submitted. Odds of winning will depend on the number of eligible entries received for the applicable drawing. Limit one Daily Prize and one higher-level prize per person, immediate family member or household.
Prizes: (1) Grand Prize: 2-day/1-night trip for two to attend a 2006-2007 NBA game (during the first full week of the 2006-2007 season) for a NBA team located near winner’s residence (game date, team, and game location to be designated by Sponsor) consisting of round-trip coach air transportation from major airport nearest to winner’s residence in the U.S., standard double-occupancy hotel accommodations, ground transportation to/from the airport and the applicable hotel, and two tickets to the game. In addition the Grand Prize winner will receive (1) NBA Ballers wristwatch, (1) Adidas Plush Warm Up Suit, and (1) NBA Ballers: Phenom Xbox game (Approximate Retail Value of Grand Prize Package “ARV”=$10,155). Actual prize value will vary depending on winner’s city of departure. Sponsor, in its sole discretion, reserves the right to provide ground transportation in place of air transportation if winner lives within a reasonable driving distance of a NBA team as determined by Sponsor. Travel and hotel arrangements determined by Sponsor in its sole discretion. Winner and guest must travel together on the same itinerary, and any minor traveling companion must be accompanied by a parent or legal guardian. Trip must be taken on dates and times designated by Sponsor or prize will be forfeited in its entirety and may be awarded to an alternate winner. If any Grand Prize events are canceled or postponed for any reason, travel prize will be awarded less applicable prize-related activity(s) and Sponsor will substitute that activity(s) with an item(s)/activity(s) of equal or greater value as determined solely by Sponsor and no additional compensation prize will be awarded to winner in such event. Exact seat locations at game to be determined by Sponsor in its sole discretion. Prize details not specifically set forth herein are at Sponsor’s sole discretion. (1) First Prize: A NBA Ballers prize package consisting of the following: (1) NBA Ballers gold jersey pendant and chain, (1) Adidas Plush Warm Up Suit, (1) Spalding Neverflat Basketball, (1) NBA Ballers: Phenom Ballbag, and (1) NBA Ballers: Phenom Xbox game (ARV=$1,424.93). (10) Second Prizes: A NBA Ballers prize package consisting of the following: (1) NBA Ballers gold jersey pendant and chain, (1) Spalding Neverflat Basketball, (1) NBA Ballers: Phenom Ballbag and (1) NBA Ballers: Phenom Xbox game (ARV=$1,309.93). (50) Daily Prizes/(1) Prize Awarded Per Day: Adidas Plush Warm Up (ARV=$115). (50) Daily Prizes/(1) Prize Awarded Per Day: NBA Ballers: Phenom Xbox game (ARV=$39.99). All prizes are awarded “as is” without any warranty or guarantee from Sponsor. Balls and Jerseys are no game used. Total ARV of all prizes=$32,428.73.
Miscellaneous: No transfer, assignment, cash redemption or substitution of prizes except by Sponsor due to prize (or portion thereof) unavailability, and then for a prize (or applicable portion thereof) of equal or greater value. Federal, state and local taxes and all other expenses not specified herein are winners’ sole responsibility. If an eligible minor is selected as a winner, prize will be awarded in the name of said minor’s parent or legal guardian (however, with respect to Grand Prize said minor will be required to accompany parent/legal guardian on Grand Prize trip). Grand First, and Second Prize winner (if minor, their respective parent or legal guardian) will be required to execute and return an Affidavit of Eligibility, Liability Release and (where legal) Publicity Release within five days of issuance of notification. Grand, Prize winner’s traveling companion (if minor, his/her parent or legal guardian) will also be required to sign and return a Liability Release and (where legal) Publicity Release prior to the issuance of travel documents. If guest is a minor, he/she must be accompanied to all prize-related activities by his/her parent or legal guardian. Non-compliance with any of the foregoing may result in disqualification and awarding of prize to an alternate winner at Sponsor’s sole discretion. If any prize notification letter is returned as undeliverable, winner may be disqualified and an alternate winner may be selected. Grand Prize winner and his/her traveling companion agree to comply with all NBA and team arena rules and regulations relating to the use of NBA game tickets and, in accordance therewith, agree not to act in an unsportsmanlike or disruptive manner, or with any intent to annoy, abuse, threaten or harass any other person at such game. Sponsor, in its sole discretion, reserves the right to: 1.) disqualify any person and void any entries of any person who it believes has tampered with the entry process, the operation of NBA.com, or any other component of this Sweepstakes, whose conduct or actions affect the administration, integrity, security, fairness or proper conduct of this Sweepstakes, or who is in violation of these Official Rules; and 2.) modify, suspend or terminate this Sweepstakes should virus, bugs, non-authorized human intervention or other causes beyond the reasonable control of Sponsor, including but not limited to war, strikes, and/or acts of God, corrupt or impair the administration, security, fairness or proper play of this Sweepstakes and, in the event of termination or suspension, at its discretion, select winners from among eligible, non-suspect entries received as of the date of the event requiring such termination or suspension. By participating, entrants agree to be bound by these Official Rules and agree that: 1.) Released Parties and their designees and assigns may use (unless prohibited by law) such entrant’s name, voice, city/state of residence, photograph, and/or other visual likeness for advertising and/or trade purposes and/or for the purpose of posting their name on NBA.com and/or for any other purpose in any media or format now or hereafter known without further compensation, permission or notification; 2.) Released Parties and all of their respective officers, directors, employees, representatives and agents shall have no liability and will be released and held harmless from any claim, action, liability, loss, injury or damage, including, without limitation, personal injury or death to winner or any third party or damage to personal or real property due in whole or in part, directly or indirectly, by reason of the acceptance, possession, use or misuse of a prize or participation in this Sweepstakes.
Winners List: For the winners’ names (available after 10/5/06), send a stamped, self-addressed envelope for receipt by 9/5/06 to: Midway NBA Ballers: Phenom & Adidas Playoffs Sweepstakes Winners, P.O. Box 13106, Bridgeport, CT 06673-3106.
Sponsor: NBA Properties, Inc., 645 Fifth Avenue, New York, NY 10022
Administrator: Project Support Team, Inc., 100 Mill Plain Road, Danbury, CT 06811/www.projectsupport.com.