Online sports betting in Massachusetts is officially live. DraftKings is one of the state’s licensed operators approved to take bets, and it’s offering a welcome bonus worth up to $1,250.
With Selection Sunday for the NCAA March Madness tournament happening today, there will be plenty of betting options available to you right away. Once the seeding is complete, game lines and props for all Round of 64 games will be available for you to place wagers on with DraftKings Massachusetts. DraftKings also has plenty of NBA and NHL wagers for you to explore as well.
DraftKings Massachusetts Promo Code + Offer
DraftKings is offering all new users in Massachusetts a deposit match bonus of up to $1,000 and a bonus bet of $50 when the deposit is at least $5. The deposit match bonus is at a 20% rate, so for example, a $100 deposit would redeem a $20 bonus. Use this DraftKings Massachusetts promo code to redeem this offer worth up to $1,050.
Also – DraftKings is offering a chance to redeem another $200 if you didn’t get a chance to redeem the pre-launch offer. Bet $5 on any sport or market that DraftKings offers and you will receive $200 in bonus bets with the sportsbook, when you use this DraftKings Massachusetts promo code. This “Bet $5, Get $200” offer is available whether your $5 bet wins or loses. It will be paid as eight $25 bonus bets.
Combined with the $1,050 bonus, DraftKings is offering up to $1,250 on day one with the book. Click below to get started.
Note: users who redeemed the DraftKings Massachusetts pre-launch offer are not eligible for the “Bet $5, Get $200” promotion. However, every user, regardless of pre-launch status, is eligible for the deposit match bonus and $50 bet.
March Madness schedule
New users can use their bonus bets to place bets on any or all March Madness games this year. If you redeemed all available offers, then you could have up to $1,250 in bonus bets to place March Madness wagers with.
The schedule for the tournament is as follows:
- Selection Sunday: March 12 (6 p.m. ET on CBS)
- First Four: March 14-15
- First round: March 16-17
- Second round: March 18-19
- Sweet 16: March 23-24
- Elite Eight: March 25-26
- Final Four: April 1
- Championship: April 3
DraftKings Massachusetts: March Madness Preview
Selection Sunday is happening later today and the road to cutting the nets will be well underway by this time next week. DraftKings will have game lines and odds for every game until the championship so you can bet as you go, but let’s first take a look at DraftKings’ odds on which team will be cutting down the net on April 3.
The Houston Cougars are this year’s frontrunner ahead of the tournament, followed by the Alabama Crimson Tide. Last year’s winner, the Kansas Jayhawks, are also a favorite, followed by UCLA, Purdue, UConn, Arizona and Gonzaga. This is all subject to change as seeding happens and matchups are determined, so if you’re keen on any futures, now is the time to place those wagers while they are all at a high value.