Thank You Fans Contest Rules

OFFICIAL RULES

NO PURCHASE NECESSARY

HERE’S HOW IT WORKS
No purchase necessary. Must live within 75 miles of Verizon Center, Washington, DC; and be a legal resident twenty-one (21) years of age or older to enter. Sweepstakes begins at 10 a.m. EST on 4/4/11 and ends at 5:00 p.m. EST on 4/10/11.

WAYS TO ENTER
Online – To enter, log on to www.washingtonwizards.com, follow the “Thank You Fans!” links, fill out the registration page completely and subscribe to Wizards Wire the official Washington Wizards newsletter. Limit one entry per person.

Mail- To enter by mail, send a three by five card with your name, address, phone number, email and birthdate. Mail card to: Marketing Department, 601 F Street, NW, Washington DC 20004. Illegible, incomplete or postage-due entries will not qualify for entry into sweepstakes.

PRIZING:

  • $100 Carmine’s gift certificate
  • $50 M&S Grill certificate
  • $50 Oyamel certificate
  • Mustafa Shakur autographed ball
  • John Wall & Nick Young autographed ball
  • Mustafa Shakur & Nick Young autographed ball
  • Yi Jianlian autographed shoe
  • JaVale McGee autographed gold jersey
  • Josh Howard autographed shooting shirt
  • Andray Blatche autographed shooting shirt
  • Nick Young autographed shooting shirt

    No substitution, cash equivalent or transfer of prizes permitted. Odds of winning depend on number of entries received. Prizing subject to change.

    PRIZE REDEMPTION: Winners will be notified via email or telephone on or about 4/11/11. Winner must be able to pick up the prize, in person, at the Verizon Center 601 F. St., 4th floor, NW Washington, DC between 9am-5pm Mon-Friday. Winner t must be over 21 and must present a valid Driver’s License or other photo and birthdate identification in person, in order to redeem prize. In the event a winner cannot be contacted, declines the prize or is otherwise deemed ineligible, an alternate winner will be randomly selected. All decisions are final. Only one prize will be awarded to one individual.

    ELIGIBILITY: The contest is open to Virginia, Maryland or and Washington DC legal residents aged twenty-one (21) years and older, except employees of Lincoln Holdings, LLC, Monumental Sports & Entertainment, Verizon Center, DC Arena, LP, Washington Sports & Entertainment, LP, the Washington Bullets LP dba Washington Wizards, the National Basketball Association and its Member Teams, NBA Properties, Inc. and their respective parents, subsidiaries, affiliates, directors, officers, governors, distributors, advertising and promotional agencies, their immediate family members and/or those living in the same household of each are NOT ELIGIBLE. Void where prohibited by law. All federal, state and local laws and regulations apply. All federal, state and local taxes are the sole responsibility of winner. No substitution or transfer of prize by winner permitted. Acceptance of prize constitutes permission for the Washington Wizards or their agencies to use winner's name, voice and/or likeness, biographical data and city name in any and all media throughout the universe and in perpetuity for purposes of advertising, promotions, publicity and trade, without further compensation or remuneration of any kind.

    GENERAL RULES: By entering, entrant agrees to hold harmless, release, discharge, defend and indemnify Lincoln Holdings LLC. Monumental Sports & Entertainment, Verizon Center, DC Arena, LP, Washington Sports & Entertainment, LP, the Washington Bullets LP dba Washington Wizards, the National Basketball Association and its Member Teams, NBA Properties, Inc., and their respective parents, subsidiaries, affiliates, directors, officers, governors, employees and agents against any and all liability, damages or causes of action (however named or described), with respect to or arising out of (i) entrant’s participation in the promotion, or (ii) the receipt or use of the prizes awarded herein, (iii) the use or interception of information related to or resulting from entry into this sweepstakes or (iv) the technical, telephone, hardware or software malfunction, lost, interrupted, incomplete, garbled or delayed electronic communications, including the inaccurate or incorrect capture of online entry information, or any errors of any kind, however caused, that may occur in the processing of the entries or any late, lost, delayed, misdirected, mutilated, incomplete, inaccurate or unreadable entries in this sweepstakes. By participating in these sweepstakes, entrants agree to be bound by the Official Rules, which may be amended at any time for any reason, without Notice.

    The Washington Wizards reserve the right, in their sole discretion, to modify, cancel or suspend the Sweepstakes (or any portion thereof) should any virus, bug, computer problem or other cause or problem corrupt or inhibit the administration, security, or proper operation of the Sweepstakes, and in such situation (or in the event of any type of error), to select the winner from the eligible entries received prior to action taken or in such manner as deemed fair and appropriate by the Washington Wizards.

    By entering the Sweepstakes, entrants agree that: (1) any and all disputes, claims, and causes of action arising out of or connected with the Sweepstakes, or any prizes awarded, shall be resolved invidually, without resort to any form of class action; (2) any and all claims, judgments and awards shall be limited to actual out-of –pocket costs incurred, including costs associated with entering the Sweepstakes, but in no event will attorneys’ fees be awarded or recoverable; and (3) under no circumstances will any entrant be permitted to obtain any award for, and entrant hereby knowingly and expressly waives all rights to seek punitive, incidental or consequential damages and/or any other damages, other than actual out-of-pocket expenses, and/or any rights to have damages multiplied or otherwise increased. The Sweepstakes shall be governed by and construed with the laws of the District of Columbia.