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NBA Yahoo Cup Round 1 [$200 Freeroll] 37394/1000000 Free $25000 Today 4:00 PM Enter
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NBA $10K Guaranteed [$1K to 1st] 80/455 $25 $10000 Today 4:00 PM Enter

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What's New for Fantasy Basketball '17

  • Pro Leagues are back!
    • Play Yahoo Fantasy Basketball for Cash Prizes.
    • Join one of our $20, $50, $100, $250 or $500 leagues.
    • Win up to $3000.
  • New Simplified Scoring Format
    • Brand new scoring format for newly created Private Leagues.
    • Set your lineup once a week in head-to-head matchups.
    • Perfect for NBA fans who love fantasy football.
  • Voted #1 Fantasy app
    • Improved Draft Experience on the mobile apps.
    • Updated, easy-to-navigate mobile commish tools.
    • The only fantasy platform where commissioners can manage their league from their phone!
Find out about more new features here!

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Important Game Dates

  • Season Start: 10/17
  • Live Drafts End: 3/4
  • Full Season Registration Ends: 3/11
  • All Drafts End: 3/12
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