The NBA Playoffs are finally here and we are excited to announce our first ever, Playoff Bracket Challenge, sponsored by FanEssentials.

Here’s how you enter:

  1. Go to and create a free account.
  2. Join the Mixed Tape Videos group and fill out your bracket.
  3. Email us a picture of your bracket so we know who to contact when the Playoffs are over. Email your bracket to

That’s it! Points will awarded based on correct answers and the winners will be announced once the contest is over. You can also share your bracket on Twitter, Facebook, and Google+. Use #MTVBracketChallenge.

So, at this point, you’re probably wondering what the prizes are. They are AWESOME!


  1. First place: 6-month subscription to FanEssentials
  2. Second place: 3-month subscription to FanEssentials
  3. Third place: 1-month subscription to FanEssentials

What is FanEssentials? Excellent question!

FanEssentials is the best monthly subscription box for NBA fans. You can select your favorite team, and every month, you’ll be sent a box with awesome team gear, hand-picked for NBA fans, by NBA fans. So thank you to FanEssentials for sponsoring this contest. Go to for get your own box and subscribe to our Gaming & Apps channel for a full review of the service.

If you have questions, send an email to

Now go fill out your bracket!

Official Rules:

No purchase necessary.

Deadline to submit entries is Saturday, April 16, 12:30 p.m. ET (start of Game 1 of NBA Playoffs.

Mixed Tape Videos and this contest are not affiliated with the NBA.

Open to all residents.

Contest is created and managed by Mixed Tape Videos.

Each contestant must submit his bracket through AND email a snapshot of the bracket to Contestants who did not email a snapshot of their entry will be forfeited.

Limit one entry per person. If multiple entries are submitted, the first entry will be used as the person’s official entry.

Prizes: First place: 6-month subscription to FanEssentials. Second place: 3-month subscription to FanEssentials. Third place: 1-month subscription to FanEssentials

Winning is based on merit, not odds. Entries submitted will be scored based on accuracy. The top three scorers will receive the first, second, and third-place prizes.