"Weekly Gold: Round Ball Rocks"

By: Jason Gold

🎉 Get Ready for NBA and All Star Seven Stakes!

Our first NBA Seven Stakes slate is up and running, but for those of you that missed out, don’t fear. Champions Round is coming back with an all new slate for the NBA season and the NBA All Star game! 

Our next NBA slate starts on 2/23 and you can create a league and make your selections now! Our NBA All Star slate opens on 3/5.

Here’s how it works: Create or join a league with friends.  We will ask seven questions which have multiple right and wrong answers.  These are the stakes! Make your choices, watch the results live, team with the highest score wins!

Download the Champions Round app (available on iOS and Android) and create a Seven Stakes league today!


🏆 NBA Awards

We’re about a third of the way through the NBA season, so let’s take a look at where things stand in the Association:

MVP: LeBron James, Lakers

Rookie of the Year: LaMelo Ball, Hornets

Coach of the Year: Quinn Synder, Jazz

6th Man Award: Jordan Clarkson, Jazz

Defensive Player of the Year: Rudy Gobert, Jazz

Most Improved Player: Jerami Grant, Pistons

Power Rankings: 1. Los Angeles Lakers 2. Utah Jazz 3. Los Angeles Clippers 4. Brooklyn Nets 5. Philadelphia 76ers

Biggest Surprise: New York Knicks

Most Disappointing Team: Miami Heat

🏈 Big Board Showdown is Coming!

For those of you that miss the NFL, just know you’re not alone. Champions Round is bringing back Big Board Showdown for the 2021 NFL Draft! 

Big Board Showdown is the only fantasy game dedicated exclusively to the NFL Draft. We’re back this year and the game mode is better than ever and it’s coming soon. We can’t wait to open up leagues to everyone.

The NFL Draft is on April 29th. Get ready! In the meantime, our Mock Draft 1.0 will be available soon on our app, but for now here is our early Top 5 …

  1. Jacksonville Jaguars: QB Trevor Lawrence, Clemson
  2. New York Jets: QB Zach Wilson, BYU
  3. Miami Dolphins: WR Ja’Marr Chase, LSU
  4. Atlanta Falcons: QB Justin Fields, Ohio State
  5. Cincinnati Bengals: OL Penei Sewell, Oregon