Washington Capitals Pull the Ultimate “CapTrick” Through the Launch of Official Fantasy Hockey Game for Fans
DailyMVP Powers New and Free-to-Play Game with the Chance to Win Instant Prizes during Every Period
FEBRUARY 25, 2015 – Washington, D.C.: Washington Capitals fans can now win right alongside the team with the launch of CapTrick, the all-new, official Caps fantasy hockey game at DailyMVP.
Open for play during all Capitals games – home and away, including the playoffs – CapTrick enhances the excitement of the live game for fans at Verizon Center, as well as for those following along from home. Prizes are awarded instantly at the end of every period.
Available exclusively through DailyMVP, CapTrick is available to play for free at DailyMVP.com/CAPTRICK, or through the DailyMVP app using the promo code “GOCAPS.” Fans can enter to play CapTrick before the start of a period by simply selecting three Caps players for their roster. At the end of each period, participants with the highest scores based on their players’ performances will instantly win in-arena prizes, such as concession and merchandise certificates, or earn Monumental Rewards points to redeem online for Capitals gear or tickets to future Capitals games.
Prize codes appear automatically on the fan’s phone and are also sent via email within a minute of the period ending and can be redeemed immediately. More than 60 prizes will be given away during each game. The CapTrick participant with the overall highest score across all three periods will win the grand prize of a $50 merchandise coupon or 5,000 Monumental Rewards points.
“Our fan and community support continues to be one of the very best in the NHL, and as an organization we are always looking to provide unique and engaging experiences for our fans,” said Jim Van Stone, Monumental Sports & Entertainment chief revenue officer. “TopLine Game Labs stood out as an innovative technology company that shared our vision and had the expertise to take the excitement of watching the Washington Capitals to the next level with an interactive fantasy gaming experience. We are thrilled to be the first NHL team to partner with TopLine’s fantasy sports brand, DailyMVP, and introduce CapTrick to our fans.”
“At DailyMVP, we love creating games for fans that enhance their connection to the team by making every game even more exciting,” said David Geller, TopLine Game Labs chief executive officer and former head of Yahoo Fantasy Sports. “We’re thrilled to be working with the Capitals and the MSE team to create this one-of-a-kind experience for their passionate fans. Like all of our games at DailyMVP, CapTrick truly puts the ‘fan’ in fantasy games. CapTrick is designed to be simple and fun to play with lots of chances to enter and win instantly. Pick three Caps players before a period starts, root for your players during the period, then win a cool prize at the end of the period. What could be easier?”
The flagship fantasy sports brand from TopLine Game Labs, DailyMVP offers short-duration fantasy games designed for play anytime, anywhere, on any device. Along with CapTrick, DailyMVP offers daily fantasy sports contests for football, baseball, hockey and basketball. Easy to set up via the browser-based platform or iOS app, DailyMVP allows users to pick the players they want and challenge friends or random opponents in head-to-head challenges or in larger contests.
For more information on CapTrick, please visit DailyMVP.com/CAPTRICK.