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The best time of the year for sports fans has arrived — March Madness. DraftKings is showing its college hoops spirit, announcing the 2022 College Hoops Collection featuring TourneyToons. This will be the first of multiple drops in the DraftKings Primetime NFT series, which will focus on the biggest moments in sports throughout the year.
Drops in the upcoming collection will occur from the start of the NCAA Division I Tournament all the way to the finals. See the full drop schedule below:
2022 College Hoops Collection Drop Schedule
|1||Common 1 - Going Dancin'||$10.00||6,464|
|1||Elite 1 - Bubble Team||$75.00||1,616|
|2||Common 2 - Bracket Buster||$15.00||4,444|
|2||Elite 2 - Sweet Celebration||$100.00||888|
|3||Common 3 - Elite Energy||$25.00||3,232|
|3||Elite 3 - Advance in the Dance||$150.00||444|
|4||Common 4 - Cuttin' Down Nets||$50.00||2,022|
|4||Elite 4 - Fairytale Ending||$200.00||222|
The 2022 College Hoops Collection will feature a system that rewards dedicated fans. Those who complete the collection will receive an exclusive ninth NFT via airdrop along with preferential access to the company’s next Primetime NFT series drop. Holders will also be rewarded with DK dollars depending on how many tokens they collect.
The four drop days in the collection will coincide with the start of the tournament, Sweet 16, Elite 8 and Final 4.
For the full breakdown of the 2022 College Hoops Collection, please visit this DraftKings Landing Page.
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DraftKings Marketplace will launch the "Primetime NFT Series" to celebrate sports' biggest moments, beginning with digital collectibles throughout #MarchMadness. These mark the company's first in-house drops and incorporate scaling rewards for collectors: https://t.co/fpme839agU pic.twitter.com/sxW5HE4zRS— DraftKings News (@DraftKingsNews) March 15, 2022
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