NBC Sports Philadelphia Authentic Fan 76ers Suite Sweepstakes

Official Rules

October 18, 2019 — March 22, 2020

 

PRELIMINARY INFORMATION:  NO PURCHASE NECESSARY. A PURCHASE WILL NOT IMPROVE YOUR CHANCES OF WINNING. Void outside the Greater Philadelphia Area (defined below), and where prohibited. The NBC Sports Philadelphia Authentic Fan 76ers Suite Sweepstakes (“Sweepstakes”) will begin on October 18, 2019 at 12:00 A.M. ET and end on March 22, 2020 at 11:59 P.M. ET (“Sweepstakes Period”).  All times in the Sweepstakes refer to Eastern Time (“ET”). Odds of winning depend upon the number of eligible Entries (as defined below) received.  Sweepstakes is subject to all applicable federal, state and local laws. PRIZES (DEFINED BELOW) DO NOT INCLUDE ACCOMMODATIONS, TRANSPORTATION, OR PARKING BEYOND THAT DESCRIBED BELOW.

 

ELIGIBILITY: Open only to permanent, legal United States residents who are physically residing in Pennsylvania, New Jersey or Delaware within a seventy-five (75) mile radius of Philadelphia, Pennsylvania (collectively, the “Greater Philadelphia Area”), who are twenty-one (21) years of age or older, and of the age of majority in their state of residence as of the start of the Sweepstakes Period. Officers, directors, and employees of Sweepstakes Entities (as defined below), members of these persons’ immediate families (spouses and/or parents, children, and siblings, and each of their respective spouses, regardless of where they reside), and/or persons living in the same households as these persons (whether or not related thereto) are not eligible to enter or win the Sweepstakes. Sweepstakes Entities, as referenced herein, shall include Comcast SportsNet Philadelphia L.P. d/b/a NBC Sports Philadelphia, 3601 South Broad Street, Philadelphia PA, 19148, NBCUniversal Media, LLC, 30 Rockefeller Plaza, New York, NY 10112 (collectively, “Sponsors”), the NBA Entities (defined below), and each of their respective parent, subsidiary, and affiliate companies, and their administrative, advertising, and promotion agencies, and any other entity involved in the development, administration, promotion, or implementation of the Sweepstakes. Each Winner (defined below) must be available to attend the Event (defined below) that corresponds to his/her Prize (defined below), or Prize will be forfeited.

 

TO ENTER: The Sweepstakes will consist of six (6) individual drawings (each a “Drawing”). Each Drawing will consist of (i) an entry period (an “Entry Period”) that will begin at a specified time (each an “Entry Period Start Date and Time”) and will end at a specified time (each an “Entry Period End Date and Time”) as detailed in the chart below and (ii) a random Drawing conducted on or around the applicable drawing date (“Drawing Date”) specified in the chart below from among all eligible Entries (defined below) received during such Entry Period. Entries must be received by the end of the applicable Entry Period to be eligible for the corresponding Drawing. There will be ten (10) Winners (defined below) selected in each Drawing, for a total of sixty (60) Winners selected throughout the Sweepstakes Period. Each Winner will receive the Prize corresponding to the Drawing in which his/her Entry was selected, as specified in the chart below.

 

To enter the Sweepstakes, during the Sweepstakes Period, visit https://www.nbcsports.com/philadelphia/76ersAF (the “Website”), click on the Sweepstakes icon, and follow the provided instructions to complete and thereafter submit the entry form, which includes your full name, ZIP code, telephone number, email address, and cable/satellite provider (optional) (the “Entry”). If you choose to submit an Entry via your web-enabled mobile device, data rates may apply. See your wireless service provider for details on rates and capabilities. All Entries become the property of Sponsors and will not be acknowledged.

 

Entry Period and Drawing Chart

 

Drawing

Entry Period Start Date and Time

Entry Period End Date and Time

Drawing Date

Prize

Drawing 1

October 18, 2019 at 12:00 A.M. ET

October 25, 2019 at 11:59 P.M. ET

October 26, 2019

 

Prize 1

Drawing 2

October 26, 2019 at 12:00 A.M. ET

November 12, 2019 at 11:59 P.M. ET

November 13, 2019

Prize 2

Drawing 3

November 13, 2019 at 12:00 A.M. ET

December 15, 2019 at 11:59 P.M. ET

December 16, 2019

Prize 3

Drawing 4

December 16, 2019 at 12:00 A.M. ET

January 1, 2020 at 11:59 P.M. ET

January 2, 2020

Prize 4

Drawing 5

January 2, 2020 at 12:00 A.M. ET

January 30, 2020 at 11:59 P.M. ET

January 31, 2020

Prize 5

Drawing 6

January 31, 2020 at 12:00 A.M. ET

March 22, 2020 at 11:59 P.M. ET

March 23, 2020

Prize 6

 

Limit one (1) Entry per person per Entry Period, for a total of six (6) Entries during the Sweepstakes Period. Non-winning Entries from each Entry Period will be rolled over to subsequent Entry Periods. Multiple Entries received from any person beyond this limit will void all such additional Entries. Entries generated by a script, macro, or other automated means or by any means that subverts the entry process will be disqualified. Entries must be received before an applicable Entry Period End Date and Time to be eligible for the corresponding Drawing. All Entries must be received before March 22, 2020 at 11:59 P.M. ET to be eligible for the Sweepstakes. Sponsors’ computer shall be the official timekeeper for all matters related to this Sweepstakes. Entries that are incomplete, garbled, corrupted, or unintelligible for any reason, including, but not limited to, computer or network malfunction or congestion, are void and will not be accepted. In case of a dispute over the identity of an entrant, the authorized account holder of the email address used to enter will be deemed to be the entrant. “Authorized account holder” is defined as the person who is assigned to an email address by an Internet access provider, online service provider or other organization that is responsible for assigning email addresses for the domain associated with the submitted email address. Entry constitutes permission (except where prohibited by law) to use entrant’s name, city, state, likeness, image, and/or voice for purposes of advertising, promotion, and publicity in any and all media now or hereafter known, throughout the world in perpetuity, without additional compensation, notification, permission, or approval.

 

PRIVACY: Entrants will have the opportunity to receive information from Sponsors and selected partners by checking the appropriate box(es). If, at any time, you no longer wish to receive materials from Sponsors or our partners, please go to our privacy policy, located at https://www.nbcuniversal.com/privacy , or the applicable partner’s privacy policy and follow the procedures indicated.

 

WINNER SELECTION AND NOTIFICATION: On or about each Drawing Date, ten (10) potential winners (“Winners,” each a “Winner”) will be selected in a random drawing by representatives of Sponsors from all eligible Entries received during the corresponding Entry Period (excluding Entries that have previously been selected as Winners during a previous Drawing), for a total of sixty (60) potential Winners selected throughout the Sweepstakes Period. Sponsors will make two (2) attempts to notify a potential Winner at the phone number and/or email address submitted at the time of entry. Sponsors may share potential Winners’ names and contact information with Sweepstakes Entities and/or any prize provider, as applicable, if necessary. Potential Winners may be required to execute and return an affidavit of eligibility, release of liability, and, except where prohibited, publicity release (collectively, “Sweepstakes Documents”) within two (2) days of such notification. Noncompliance within this time period will result in disqualification, and, at Sponsors’ sole discretion an alternate potential Winner may be selected from the remaining eligible Entries for the applicable Entry Period. If a potential Winner cannot be reached, is found to be ineligible, cannot or does not comply with these Official Rules, or if Prize (as defined below) or Prize notification is returned as undeliverable, such potential Winner will be disqualified and, time permitting, at Sponsors’ sole discretion, an alternate potential Winner may be selected from the remaining eligible Entries for the applicable Entry Period. Limit one (1) Prize per family or household.

 

PRIZE:  There will be sixty (60) prizes (“Prizes,” each a “Prize”) awarded to Winners; one (1) Prize will be awarded to each Winner. Each Winner will receive the Prize corresponding to the Drawing in which his/her Entry was selected, as specified in the chart above. For purposes of clarification, the Winners from Drawing 1 will receive Prize 1, the Winners from Drawing 2 will receive Prize 2, et seq. The Prizes will be as follows:

 

Prize 1: Two (2) tickets for Winner and one (1) guest (“Guest,” collectively, “Guests”) to the Philadelphia 76ers vs. Minnesota Timberwolves basketball game scheduled to take place on October 30, 2019 at 7:00 P.M. ET at Wells Fargo Center, located at 3601 S. Broad St., Philadelphia, PA 19148 (“Wells Fargo Center”) (“Event 1”); and two (2) NBC Sports Philadelphia Authentic Fan 76ers Jackets (collectively, “Prize 1”).

 

Prize 2: Two (2) tickets for Winner and one (1) Guest to the Philadelphia 76ers vs. New York Knicks basketball game scheduled to take place on November 20, 2019 at 7:00 P.M. ET at Wells Fargo Center (“Event 2”); and two (2) NBC Sports Philadelphia Authentic Fan 76ers Jackets (collectively, “Prize 2”).

 

Prize 3: Two (2) tickets for Winner and one (1) Guest to the Philadelphia 76ers vs. Dallas Mavericks basketball game scheduled to take place on December 20, 2019 at 8:00 P.M. ET at Wells Fargo Center (“Event 3”); and two (2) NBC Sports Philadelphia Authentic Fan 76ers Jackets (collectively, “Prize 3”).

 

Prize 4: Two (2) tickets for Winner and one (1) Guest to the Philadelphia 76ers vs. Oklahoma City Thunder basketball game scheduled to take place on January 6, 2020 at 7:00 P.M. ET at Wells Fargo Center (“Event 4”); and two (2) NBC Sports Philadelphia Authentic Fan 76ers Jackets (collectively, “Prize 4”).

 

Prize 5: Two (2) tickets for Winner and one (1) Guest to the Philadelphia 76ers vs. Memphis Grizzlies basketball game scheduled to take place on February 7, 2020 at 7:00 P.M. ET at Wells Fargo Center (“Event 5”); and two (2) NBC Sports Philadelphia Authentic Fan 76ers Jackets (collectively, “Prize 5”).

 

Prize 6: Two (2) tickets for Winner and one (1) Guest to the Philadelphia 76ers vs. Phoenix Suns basketball game scheduled to take place on March 27, 2020 at 7:00 P.M. ET at Wells Fargo Center (“Event 6”); and two (2) NBC Sports Philadelphia Authentic Fan 76ers Jackets (collectively, “Prize 6”).

 

Prize 1, Prize 2, Prize 3, Prize 4, Prize 5, and Prize 6 may be referred to herein as “Prize” or collectively, “Prizes.”

 

Event 1, Event 2, Event 3, Event 4, Event 5, and Event 6 may be referred to herein as “Event” or collectively, “Events.”

 

Prizes are awarded “as is” with no warranty or guaranty, either express or implied by Sponsors. Prizes may be subject to certain terms and conditions. Restrictions may apply. All details of Event tickets, including seat location, to be determined by Sponsors and/or Prize Provider in their sole discretion. PRIZES DO NOT INCLUDE ACCOMMODATIONS, PARKING, OR     TRANSPORTATION BEYOND THAT SPECIFIED ABOVE.

 

Estimated Retail Value (“ERV”) of each Prize is five hundred ninety dollars ($590). Total ERV of all Prizes is thirty-five thousand four hundred dollars ($35,400). Actual Retail Value (“ARV”) of Prizes may vary. Any difference between ERV and ARV will not be awarded.

 

All details of Prizes will be determined by Sponsors in their sole discretion.  Sponsors reserve the right to substitute a Prize (or portion thereof) with a similar prize (or prize element) of comparable or greater value. All taxes and other expenses, costs, or fees associated with the acceptance and/or use of Prizes are the sole responsibility of Winners. Prizes cannot be transferred by Winners or redeemed for cash and are valid only for the items detailed above, with no substitution of Prizes by Winners. If a Prize is unclaimed within a reasonable time after notification from Sponsors, as determined by Sponsors in their sole discretion, it will be forfeited, and time permitting, an alternate Winner may be selected from the remaining eligible Entries at Sponsors’ sole discretion.

 

Each Winner must be available to attend the Event that corresponds to his/her Prize, or such Prize will be forfeited. Sponsors shall have no responsibility or liability for cancellations, delays, or any other change by any company or person providing any element of Prize due to reasons beyond Sponsors’ control, and are not responsible or liable for any expenses incurred as a consequence thereof. Dates and/or times of Events are subject to change.  Events are subject to cancellation. Winners and Guests, if any, must comply with all applicable venue rules and regulations in connection with the Prizes. If a Winner chooses to attend an Event with no Guest, the remaining elements of Prize shall constitute full satisfaction of Sponsors’ Prize obligation to such Winner and no additional compensation will be awarded. Guests, if any, may each be required to execute and return releases of liability and, where legal, publicity releases (collectively, “Guest Documents”), which must be returned with the Sweepstakes Documents, or Guest portion of the Prize will be forfeited. If any Guest is a minor, Winner must be such minor’s parent or legal guardian and must execute and return the Guest Documents on such minor’s behalf.

 

CONDITIONS: By entering the Sweepstakes, each entrant agrees for entrant and for entrant’s heirs, executors, and administrators (a) to release and hold harmless Sweepstakes Entities, the NBA Entities, and each of their respective officers, directors, and employees (collectively, “Released Parties”) from any liability, illness, injury, death, loss, litigation, or damage that may occur, directly or indirectly, whether caused by negligence or not, from such entrant’s participation in the Sweepstakes and/or his/her acceptance, possession, use, or misuse of Prize or any portion thereof (including any travel related thereto); (b) to indemnify Released Parties from any and all liability resulting or arising from the Sweepstakes and to hereby acknowledge that Released Parties have neither made nor are in any manner responsible or liable for any warranty, representation, or guarantee, express or implied, in fact or in law, relative to Prize, including express warranties provided exclusively by prize supplier that are sent along with Prize; (c) if selected as a Winner, to the posting of such entrant’s name on the Website and the use by Released Parties of such entrant’s name, voice, image, and/or likeness for publicity, promotional, and advertising purposes in any and all media now or hereafter known, throughout the world in perpetuity, without additional compensation, notification, permission, or approval, and, upon request, to the giving of consent, in writing, to such use; and, (d) to be bound by these Official Rules and to waive any right to claim any ambiguity or error therein or in the Sweepstakes itself, and to be bound by all decisions of the Sponsors, which are binding and final. Failure to comply with these conditions may result in disqualification from the Sweepstakes at Sponsors’ sole discretion.

 

ADDITIONAL TERMS: Sponsors reserve the right to permanently disqualify from any promotion any person they believe has intentionally violated these Official Rules. Any attempt to deliberately damage the Sweepstakes or the operation thereof is unlawful and subject to legal action by Sponsors, who may seek damages to the fullest extent permitted by law. The failure of Sponsors to comply with any provision of these Official Rules due to an act of God, hurricane, war, fire, riot, earthquake, terrorism, act of public enemies, actions of governmental authorities outside of the control of Sponsors (excepting compliance with applicable codes and regulations), or other “force majeure” event will not be considered a breach of these Official Rules.  Released Parties assume no responsibility for any injury or damage to entrants’ or to any other person’s computer relating to or resulting from entering or downloading materials or software in connection with the Sweepstakes. Released Parties are not responsible for telecommunications, network, electronic, technical, or computer failures of any kind; for inaccurate transcription of entry information; for errors in any promotional or marketing materials or in these Official Rules; for any human or electronic error; or for Entries that are stolen, misdirected, garbled, delayed, lost, late, damaged, or returned. Sponsors reserve the right to cancel, modify, or suspend the Sweepstakes or any element thereof (including, without limitation, these Official Rules) without notice in any manner and for any reason (including, without limitation, in the event of any unanticipated occurrence that is not fully addressed in these Official Rules). In the event of cancellation, modification, or suspension, Sponsors reserve the right to select Winners in a random drawing from among all eligible, non-suspect Entries received prior to the time of the event warranting such cancellation, modification, or suspension.  Notice of such cancellation, modification, or suspension will be posted on the Website.  Sponsors may prohibit any entrant or potential entrant from participating in the Sweepstakes, if such entrant or potential entrant shows a disregard for these Official Rules; acts with an intent to annoy, abuse, threaten, or harass any other entrant, Sponsors, or Sponsors’ agents or representatives; or behaves in any other disruptive manner (as determined by Sponsors in their sole discretion). Sponsors reserve the right to modify these rules for clarification purposes without materially affecting the terms and conditions of the Sweepstakes.

 

DISPUTES:  The Sweepstakes is governed by, and will be construed in accordance with, the laws of the State of New York, and the forum and venue for any dispute shall be in New York, New York. If THE controversy or claim is not otherwise resolved through direct discussions or mediation, it shall THEN be resolved by FINAL AND binding arbitration administered by JUDICIAL ARBITRATION AND MEDIATION SERVICES, INC., in accordance with its Streamlined Arbitration Rules and Procedures or subsequent versions thereof (“JAMS Rules”).  The JAMS Rules for selection of an arbitrator shall be followed, except that the arbitrator shall be experienced and licensed to practice law in new york.  All proceedings brought pursuant to this paragraph will be conducted in the County of new york.  THE REMEDY FOR ANY CLAIM SHALL BE LIMITED TO ACTUAL DAMAGES, AND IN NO EVENT SHALL ANY PARTY BE ENTITLED TO RECOVER PUNITIVE, EXEMPLARY, CONSEQUENTIAL, OR INCIDENTAL DAMAGES, INCLUDING ATTORNEY’S FEES OR OTHER SUCH RELATED COSTS OF BRINGING A CLAIM, OR TO RESCIND THIS AGREEMENT OR SEEK INJUNCTIVE OR ANY OTHER EQUITABLE RELIEF.

 

WINNER ANNOUNCEMENT: For the names of the Winners, available after March 30, 2020, send a self-addressed, stamped envelope to be received by May 25, 2020 to: NBC Sports Philadelphia Authentic Fan 76ers Suite Sweepstakes, NBC Sports Philadelphia, 3601 South Broad Street Philadelphia, PA 19148, Attn: Brian Hilton.

 

Entrants irrevocably waive all claims against the Philadelphia 76ers, the National Basketball Association and its Member Teams, NBA Properties, Inc., and/or any of the respective parents, subsidiaries, affiliates, directors, officers, governors, owners, advertising and promotion agencies and agents of any of the preceding entities (collectively, the “NBA Entities”) and agree that the NBA Entities will have no liability or responsibility for any claim arising in connection with participation in this Sweepstakes or the Prize awarded.  The NBA Entities have not offered or sponsored this Sweepstakes in any way.