Caps Week To Win Official Rules

Caps Week To Win Official Rules


April 29, 2013—May 10, 2013


PRELIMINARY INFORMATION:  NO PURCHASE NECESSARY. A PURCHASE WILL NOT IMPROVE YOUR CHANCES OF WINNING. Void where prohibited. The Caps Week to Win (“Sweepstakes”) will begin on April 29, 2013 at 12:01 A.M. ET and end on May 10, 2013 at 11:59 P.M. ET (“Sweepstakes Period”).  All times in the Sweepstakes refer to Eastern Time (“ET”). Odds of winning depend upon the number of eligible Entries (defined below) received during the corresponding Daily Entry Period (defined below).  Sweepstakes is subject to all applicable federal, state and local laws.



ELIGIBILITY: Open only to permanent, legal United States (“U.S.”) residents who are physically residing in Delaware, Maryland, Pennsylvania, Washington, D.C., Virginia and West Virginia, and who are eighteen (18) years of age or older and the age of majority in their state of residence as of the start of the Sweepstakes Period.  Officers, directors, and employees of Sweepstakes Entities (as defined below), members of these persons’ immediate families (spouses and/or parents, children, and siblings, and their spouses, regardless of where they reside), and/or persons living in the same households as these persons (whether or not related thereto) are not eligible to enter or win the Sweepstakes.  Sweepstakes Entities, as referenced herein, shall include Comcast SportsNet Mid-Atlantic, 7700 Wisconsin Ave. Suite 200 Bethesda, MD 20814, NBCUniversal Media, LLC, 30 Rockefeller Plaza, New York, NY 10112 (collectively, “Sponsors”), and their respective parent, subsidiary, and affiliate companies, and their administrative, advertising, and promotion agencies, and any other entity involved in the development, administration, promotion, or implementation of the Sweepstakes.



TO ENTER: Sweepstakes will consist of twelve (12) random daily drawings (each a “Daily Drawing”) conducted over the Sweepstakes Period.  Each Daily Drawing will consist of (i) an entry period (a “Daily Entry Period”) as detailed in the chart below (each having a “Daily Period Start Date” and a “Daily Period End Date”) and (ii) a random Daily Drawing conducted on or about the daily drawing date (“Daily Drawing Date”) specified in the chart below from among all eligible Entries (defined below) received during such Daily Entry Period.  Entries must be received before the end of the Daily Entry Period to be eligible for the corresponding Daily Drawing Period as specified in the chart below.  There will be a total of twelve (12) Winners (defined below) selected throughout the Sweepstakes Period.  Entries not selected as a Winner (defined below) will be rolled into the next Daily Drawing during the Sweepstakes Period.


To enter the Sweepstakes online during the Sweepstakes Period, visit Comcast SportsNet Mid-AtlanticFacebook page located at ( “Website”) and access the Sweepstakes tab (“Sweepstakes Tab”) by clicking “Like” and becoming a fan of the Website. Then follow the provided instructions to complete and thereafter submit the entry form, which includes your name, email address, state and date of birth (“Entry”). If you are already a fan of the Website, visit the Website, click on the Sweepstakes Tab and then follow the provided instructions to complete and thereafter submit your Entry. Limit one (1) Entry per person/Facebook account per day


All Entries become the property of Sponsors, and will not be acknowledged. Entries must be received before May 10, 2013 at 11:59 PM ET to be eligible for the Sweepstakes. Sponsors’ computer shall be the official timekeeper for all matters related to this Sweepstakes.  You may enter one per day during the Sweepstakes Period. Multiple Entries received from any person or email address beyond this limit will void all such additional Entries. Entries generated by a script, macro, or other automated means will be disqualified.  Entries that are incomplete, garbled, corrupted, or unintelligible for any reason, including, but not limited to, computer or network malfunction or congestion, are void and will not be accepted.  In case of a dispute over the identity of an entrant, the authorized account holder of the email address used to enter will be deemed to be the entrant. “Authorized account holder” is defined as the person who is assigned to an email address by an Internet access provider, online service provider or other organization that is responsible for assigning email addresses for the domain associated with the submitted email address.  Entry constitutes permission (except where prohibited by law) to use entrant’s name, city, state, likeness, image, and/or voice for purposes of advertising, promotion, and publicity in any and all media now or hereafter known, throughout the world in perpetuity, without additional compensation, notification, permission, or approval. 


Daily Drawing Chart


Daily Drawing

Daily Entry Period Start Time

Daily Entry Period End Time

Daily Drawing Date


4/29/13 at 12:01 AM ET

4/29/13 at 11:59 PM ET



4/30/13 at 12:00 AM ET

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5/01/13 at 12:00 AM ET

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5/02/13 at 12:00 AM ET

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5/03/13 at 12:00 AM ET

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5/04/13 at 12:00 AM ET

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5/05/13 at 12:00 AM ET

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5/06/13 at 12:00 AM ET

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5/07/13 at 12:00 AM ET

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5/08/13 at 12:00 AM ET

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5/09/13 at 12:00 AM ET

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5/10/13 at 12:00 AM ET

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PRIVACY: Entrants will have the opportunity to receive information from Comcast SportsNet Mid-Atlantic and selected partners by checking the appropriate box(es). If, at any time, you no longer wish to receive materials from Comcast SportsNet Mid-Atlantic or our partners, please go to our privacy policy, located at, or the applicable partner’s privacy policy and follow the procedures indicated.



On or about each Daily Drawing Date, one (1) potential winner (“Winner”) will be selected in a random drawing by representatives of Sponsors from all eligible Entries received during the corresponding Daily Entry Period, for a total of twelve (12) potential Winners throughout the Sweepstakes Period. All potential Winners will be notified within twenty-four (24) hours of the corresponding Daily Drawing Date as detailed in the “Daily Drawing Chart” above.  Sponsors will make two (2) attempts to notify potential Winner at the phone number and/or email address submitted at the time of entry.  PotentialWinner may be required to execute and return an affidavit of eligibility, release of liability, and, except where prohibited, publicity release (collectively, “Sweepstakes Documents”) within five (5) days of such notification.  Noncompliance within this time period will result in disqualification, and, at Sponsors’ sole discretion an alternate potential Winner may be selected from the remaining eligible Entries. If a potential Winner cannot be reached, is found to be ineligible, cannot or does not comply with these Official Rules, or if Prize (defined below) or Prize notification is returned as undeliverable, such potential Winner will be disqualified and time permitting, at Sponsors’ sole discretion, an alternate potential Winner may be selected from the remaining eligible Entries.  Limit one (1) Prize per family or household. 



PRIZE:  There will be twelve (12) prizes (each a “Prize”) awarded; one (1) Prize will be awarded to each Winner.  Each Winner will receive one (1) of the following Prizes (subject to availability and as determined by Sponsors’ sole discretion):


1) Tickets (“Tickets”) which includes two (2) tickets for Winner and one (1) guest (“Guest”) to a Washington Capitals 2013 First Round Playoff Game, scheduled to take place at The Verizon Center, 601 F St NW, Washington, DC 20004 (“Event”). Estimated Retail Value (“ERV”) of each Tickets prize is one hundred and forty four dollars ($144).                      


2.) Jersey (“Jersey”) which includes one (1) Team autographed jersey from the 2012-13 Capitals season.  Estimated Retail Value (“ERV”) of each Jersey prize is one hundred and sixty dollars ($160).


3.) Prize Pack (“Prize Pack”) which includes a shirt, koozie and keychain.  Estimated Retail Value (“ERV”) of each Prize Pack prize is twenty-five dollars ($25).


Tickets, Jersey and Prize Pack may collectively be referred to herein as “Prize or Prizes.”


ERV of all prizes is one thousand three hundred and eighty seven dollars ($1387).


Actual Retail Value (“ARV”) of Prizes may vary.  Any difference between ERV and ARV will not be awarded.  Each Prize will be awarded “as is” with no warranty or guarantee either expressed or implied by Sponsors.


All details of Prizes will be determined by Sponsors in their sole discretion. Sponsors reserve the right to substitute a similar Prize (or Prize element) of comparable or greater value. All taxes and other expenses, costs, or fees associated with the acceptance and/or use of Prize are the sole responsibility of Winner. Prize cannot be transferred by Winner or redeemed for cash and is valid only for the items detailed above, with no substitution of Prize by Winner. If Prize is unclaimed within a reasonable time after notification from Sponsors, as determined by Sponsors in their sole discretion, it will be forfeited, and time permitting, an alternate Winner may be selected from the remaining eligible Entries at Sponsors’ sole discretion. Prizes are subject to certain terms and conditions as specified by issuer. Sponsors shall have no responsibility or liability for cancellations, delays, or any other change by any company or person providing any element of Prizes, and are not responsible or liable for any expenses incurred as a consequence thereof. Date and/or time of Event are subject to change. Event is subject to cancellation. If a Winner chooses to attend Event with no Guest, the remaining elements of Prize shall constitute full satisfaction of Sponsors’ Prize obligation to such Winner and no additional compensation will be awarded. Guests, if any, may be required to execute and return releases of liability and, except where prohibited, publicity releases (collectively, “Guest Documents”), which must be returned with the Sweepstakes Documents, or Guest portion of Prize will be forfeited. If any Guest is a minor, Winner must be such minor’s parent or legal guardian and must execute and return the Guest Documents on such minor’s behalf.  Winner and Guest agree to abide by all venue rules and regulations in connection with the Event. Location of seats, if any, at Event will be determined by Prize Provider in its sole discretion.



CONDITIONS: By entering the Sweepstakes, each entrant agrees for entrant and for entrant’s heirs, executors, and administrators (a) to release and hold harmless Sweepstakes Entities, Facebook, and their respective officers, directors, and employees (collectively, “Released Parties”) from any liability, illness, injury, death, loss, litigation, or damage that may occur, directly or indirectly, whether caused by negligence or not, from such entrant’s participation in the Sweepstakes and/or his/her acceptance, possession, use, or misuse of Prize or any portion thereof (including any travel related thereto); (b) to indemnify Released Parties from any and all liability resulting or arising from the Sweepstakes and to hereby acknowledge that Released Parties have neither made nor are in any manner responsible or liable for any warranty, representation, or guarantee, express or implied, in fact or in law, relative to Prize, including express warranties provided exclusively by Prize supplier that are sent along with Prize; (c) if selected as a Winner, to the posting of such entrant’s name on the Website and the use by Released Parties of such name, voice, image, and/or likeness for publicity, promotional, and advertising purposes in any and all media now or hereafter known, throughout the world in perpetuity, without additional compensation, notification, permission, or approval, and, upon request, to the giving of consent, in writing, to such use; and (d) to be bound by these Official Rules and to waive any right to claim any ambiguity or error therein or in the Sweepstakes itself, and to be bound by all decisions of the Sponsors, which are binding and final.Failure to comply with these conditions may result in disqualification from the Sweepstakes at Sponsors’ sole discretion.



ADDITIONAL TERMS: Sponsors reserve the right to permanently disqualify from any promotion any person they believe has intentionally violated these Official Rules.  Any attempt to deliberately damage the Sweepstakes or the operation thereof is unlawful and subject to legal action by Sponsors, who may seek damages to the fullest extent permitted by law. The failure of Sponsors to comply with any provision of these Official Rules due to an act of God, hurricane, war, fire, riot, earthquake, terrorism, act of public enemies, actions of governmental authorities outside of the control of Sponsors (excepting compliance with applicable codes and regulations), or other “force majeure” event will not be considered a breach of these Official Rules.  Released Parties assume no responsibility for any injury or damage to entrants’ or to any other person’s computer relating to or resulting from entering or downloading materials or software in connection with the Sweepstakes. Released Parties are not responsible for telecommunications, network, electronic, technical, or computer failures of any kind; for inaccurate transcription of Entry information; for errors in any promotional or marketing materials or in these Official Rules; for any human or electronic error; or for Entries that are stolen, misdirected, garbled, delayed, lost, late, damaged, or returned. Sponsors reserve the right to cancel, modify, or suspend the Sweepstakes or any element thereof (including, without limitation, these Official Rules) without notice in any manner and for any reason (including, without limitation, in the event of any unanticipated occurrence that is not fully addressed in these Official Rules).  In the event of cancellation, modification, or suspension, Sponsors reserve the right to select Winners in a random drawing from among all eligible, non-suspect Entries received prior to the time of the event warranting such cancellation, modification, or suspension.  Notice of such cancellation, modification, or suspension will be posted on the Website.  Sponsors may prohibit any entrant or potential entrant from participating in the Sweepstakes, if such entrant or potential entrant shows a disregard for these Official Rules; acts with an intent to annoy, abuse, threaten, or harass any other entrant, Sponsors, or Sponsors’ agents or representatives; or behaves in any other disruptive manner (as determined by Sponsors in their sole discretion).  Sponsorsreserve the right to modify these rules for clarification purposes without materially affecting the terms and conditions of the Sweepstakes.



DISPUTES:  The Sweepstakes is governed by, and will be construed in accordance with, the laws of the State of New York, and the forum and venue for any dispute shall be in New York, New York. If THE controversy or claim is not otherwise resolved through direct discussions or mediation, it shall THEN be resolved by FINAL AND binding arbitration administered by JUDICIAL ARBITRATION AND MEDIATION SERVICES, INC., in accordance with its Streamlined Arbitration Rules and Procedures or subsequent versions thereof (“JAMS Rules”).  The JAMS Rules for selection of an arbitrator shall be followed, except that the arbitrator shall be experienced and licensed to practice law in new york.  All proceedings brought pursuant to this paragraph will be conducted in the County of new york.  THE REMEDY FOR ANY CLAIM SHALL BE LIMITED TO ACTUAL DAMAGES, AND IN NO EVENT SHALL ANY PARTY BE ENTITLED TO RECOVER PUNITIVE, EXEMPLARY, CONSEQUENTIAL, OR INCIDENTAL DAMAGES, INCLUDING ATTORNEY’S FEES OR OTHER SUCH RELATED COSTS OF BRINGING A CLAIM, OR TO RESCIND THIS AGREEMENT OR SEEK INJUNCTIVE OR ANY OTHER EQUITABLE RELIEF.


WINNER ANNOUNCEMENT: For the name of the Winner(s), available after May 17, 2013, visit , or send a self-addressed, stamped envelope to be received by July 17, 2013 to: Caps Week to Win, Attn: Glendalyn Junio, Comcast SportsNet Mid-Atlantic, 7700 Wisconsin Ave. Suite 200, Bethesda, MD 20814.


This Sweepstakes is in no way sponsored, endorsed or administered by, or associated with, Facebook. Entrants are providing information to Sponsors and not to Facebook.