In pretty much all of the sports that are popular here in the UK—football, rugby or cricket, for instance—the ‘draft’ is unheard of. So, especially if you’re new to DFS, you could be forgiven for wondering what this oft-used word means.
So, what is the DFS draft? Why is it mentioned so often, and where did DraftKings get its name from? Well, the draft is a crucial element of many American sports, and it’s part of what makes DFS such an exciting pastime for folks on both sides of the pond.
We’re here to dispel your confusion here at DailyFantasyUK: read on to have all your questions answered.