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Poker Pro Ray Coburn Wins DraftKings Millionaire Maker Contest

Coburn Turns $27 Entry Into $1 Million


Ray CoburnThe Millionaire Maker contest on DraftKings keeps on rolling. This week, the tournament didn’t quite sell out, offering players the added value of a $76,963 overlay on the $2.2 million prize pool.

Once again, a poker player took down the top prize of the week, scoring a $1 million payday from the $27 buy-in contest. That poker pro was none other than Ray Coburn, who got big fantasy points from Russell Wilson, Demaryius Thomas, Sammy Watkins and Golden Tate en route to the winner’s circle.

This Sunday, DraftKings is running the contest again with the same $27 buy-in. The 92,400-player field may sell out, so sign up and draft your team today to avoid being shut out. The top 15,500 teams will make the money and players are permitted to draft as many teams as they’d like.

Drafting your team takes just a few minutes and you can play as much or as little as you’d like. You no longer get penalized for forgetting to set your line-up, because each day you compete at DraftKings, you get to draft a new team all over again.

This weekend, you can also take advantage of the NFL Sunday 500 Grand, a $200 buy-in that also pays out $100,000 to the winner. Players with smaller bankrolls can also compete in the NFL $100k Play-Action which only costs $2 and awards $10,000 to the winner.

Satellites to every event are running daily and players can win their way in for as little as $0.25. Players can also draft their way to a seat into the World Poker Tour event at Bellagio worth $12,600.

With DraftKings, you can enjoy the comfort and security of playing on a 100 percent safe and legal website. In 2006, the U.S. government classified fantasy sports as a game of skill, ensuring that DraftKings can offer a superior gaming experience without the worry of shady software or slow payouts. Player deposits are instant and secure, while player cash withdrawals are quick and easy.

If football isn’t your cup of tea, you can even compete with daily MLB and NBA contests throughout each season. With their specialized contest lobby, users can easily sort between sit-n-gos, multi-entry, steps, qualifiers, winner take all and double up tournaments.

If you’d like to compete but don’t have an account, sign up today. Card Player readers making their first deposit will be given a FREE $2 entry into the NFL $100k Play-Action contest. New users are also eligible for a 100 percent deposit bonus up to $600.