Posts Tagged ‘NBA’

Mohegan Sun and FanDuel Enter Partnership to Offer Co-Branded Fantasy Sports Contests

Monday, October 31st, 2016

One of the premier entertainment & gaming destinations in the United States partners with one of the leading providers in daily fantasy sports

UNCASVILLE, CT (October 31, 2016) – Mohegan Sun and FanDuel, a leading provider in daily fantasy sports, have announced a new partnership together, allowing users to sign-up directly through mohegansun.com/fantasysports. Guests will now have the opportunity to win exclusive fantasy sports experiences every week.

“This partnership with our friends at FanDuel allows us to further introduce our Mohegan Sun audience to the online sports arena that has become so popular, and fun to play. We’re very excited to start this relationship,” said Bobby Soper, President and CEO of the Mohegan Tribal Gaming Authority.

As part of the partnership, FanDuel and Mohegan Sun will host exclusive contests throughout the year for various sports including the NHL, MLB, NBA, EPL and of course, the NFL. By entering these contests, fans will have the opportunity to win unique prizes like overnight stays in Mohegan Sun’s Sky Tower or new Earth Tower, tickets to a Mohegan Sun Arena concert or sporting event, free dinner at a world-class restaurant and more.

About FanDuel:

FanDuel is a leading daily fantasy sports provider with the sole mission of making sports more exciting. Founded in 2009, FanDuel has redefined fantasy sports; offering a multitude of one-day, weekly, and season-long game options for NFL, NBA, MLB, NHL and EPL with new public and private leagues forming daily, ranging in size from two to thousands of players. FanDuel is the Official Partner of the NBA and has multiple deals with NFL and NBA teams, driving fan engagement, hosting numerous live events and creating once-in-a-lifetime experiences for sports fans throughout the year. Based in New York City with offices in Los Angeles, Orlando, Edinburgh and Glasgow, FanDuel has raised $363 million in funding from investors including KKR, Google Capital, Time Warner/Turner Sports, Shamrock Capital, NBC Sports Ventures, Comcast Ventures, Pentech Ventures, Piton Capital and Bullpen Capital.

About Mohegan Sun:

Mohegan Sun, owned by the Mohegan Tribal Gaming Authority, is one of the largest, most spectacular entertainment, gaming, dining and shopping destinations in the United States. Situated on 185 acres along the Thames River in scenic southeastern Connecticut, Mohegan Sun is home to three unique casinos, a 34-story, 1,200 room luxury hotel, a world-class spa and golf course, over 85 shops, restaurants and bars as well as three award-winning entertainment venues including a 10,000-seat Arena. Mohegan Sun is within easy access of New York, Boston, Hartford and Providence and located 15 minutes from the museums, antique shops and waterfront of Mystic Country. More information is available by calling 1.888.226.7711 or visiting mohegansun.com. Connect with us on  Facebook, follow us on Twitter, view us on YouTube and find us on Snapchat at username, MoheganSun.

Brian Scalabrine, Former Celtic, To Host Special Viewing Party at Mohegan Sun’s Bow & Arrow Sports Bar

Thursday, November 8th, 2012

Brian Scalabrine will host a viewing party for the Boston Celtics vs. Brooklyn Nets game taking place on Wednesday, November 28th

WHAT: Hoops season is underway and on Wednesday, November 28th, Celtics fan favorite and current Celtics Analyst Brian Scalabrine will be on-hand to host a viewing party at Bow & Arrow Sports Bar on November 28th as the Boston Celtics take on the Brooklyn Nets in an Eastern Conference show down.  The event starts at 8:00pm and tip-off of the game is at 7:30pm. Everyone in attendance will have the opportunity to meet, mingle and grab an autograph from Brian, as well as enter to win tickets to an upcoming Boston Celtics game!

More information on this event is available at: mohegansun.com/entertainment

WHEN: Wednesday, November 28th

Bow & Arrow Sports Bar

8:00pm

ABOUT BOW & ARROW SPORTS BAR:

Bow & Arrow Sports Bar, located in Mohegan Sun’s Casino of the Earth, recently underwent renovations this summer. It’s a great place to catch all your favorite sporting events and is home to great food and drinks including drafts, imports & craft beers. It also features three large HD screens that can accommodate up to 11 games simultaneously and brand-new table top speakers that can be personally tuned to any channel being shown on screen.

ABOUT BRIAN SCALABRINE:

Brian Scalabrine is a former professional basketball player who played the power forward position and whose career spanned 11 years. His longest tour with one team was with the Boston Celtics from 2005 – 2010 where he was beloved by fans with hard play and defensive abilities. Scalabrine also played for the New Jersey Nets and ended his long career with the Chicago Bulls. A standout with the USC Trojan’s men’s basketball team before being drafted in the NBA, he led the team in scoring and rebounds.  Scalabrine is now a Celtics analyst on Comcast SportsNet.

ABOUT MOHEGAN SUN: Mohegan Sun, owned by the Mohegan Tribal Gaming Authority, is one of the largest, most spectacular entertainment, gaming, dining and shopping destinations in the United States. Situated on 185 acres along the Thames River in scenic southeastern Connecticut, Mohegan Sun is home to three unique casinos, a 34-story, 1,200 room luxury hotel, a world-class spa and golf course, over 75 shops, restaurants and bars as well as three award-winning entertainment venues including a 10,000-seat Arena.  Mohegan Sun is within easy access of New York, Boston, Hartford and Providence and located 15 minutes from the museums, antique shops and waterfront of Mystic Country. More information is available by calling 1.888.226.7711 or visiting mohegansun.com. Connect with us on facebook.com/mohegansun, follow us on twitter.com/mohegansun and view us on youtube.com/mohegansunvideos.