Tag Archives: NBA

SABC gained rights to broadcast NBA Africa Game 2017

SABC announced it has secured rights to broadcast the National Basketball Association (NBA) Africa Game 2017 which will take place during the weekend at the TicketPro Dome in Johannesburg.  SABC spokesperson Kaizer Kganyago said, The NBA Africa Game pits NBA players of African origin versus the NBA players from the rest of the world. Dirk [...]

The potential for eSports is huge

Pitter Rodriguez, Head of Sports Partnerships Latam at Twitter, spoke in an exclusive interview during the course of the conference NexTV Series South America on the importance of live sports, the agreements for the region and the growth of eSports. “Twitter entered sports broadcasts because we saw that large part of the conversations on the platform [...]

El potencial de los eSports es enorme

Pitter Rodriguez, Head of Sports Partnerships de Twitter en Latinoamérica, habló en una entrevista exclusiva realizada durante el desarrollo de NexTV Series South America sobre la importancia de las transmisiones deportivas en vivo, los acuerdos que se están gestando en la región y el crecimiento de los eSports. Twitter ingresó en las transmisiones deportivas porque [...]

Vivo anuncia parceria com a NBA para transmissão de jogos pelo celular

A empresa brasileira de telecomunicações Vivo (Telefônica) e a NBA anunciaram uma parceria para a exibição de jogos ao vivo e conteúdos inédito pelo celular. O serviço é oferecido por meio do aplicativo NBA, lançado pela Vivo com exclusividade para todos os seus clientes móveis (planos pré-pago, pós-pago e controle). O app está disponível para [...]

Vivo to stream NBA games on mobile phones

Brazilian telecommunications company Vivo (Telefónica) announced a deal with the NBA to offer the games to its mobile clients. According to the operator, customers can access the service for prices 50% lower than other digital options in the market. Vivo’s clients gain access to the service through the NBA application (for iOS and Android), which Vivo [...]

Vivo ofrecerá los partidos de la NBA en celulares

La empresa de telecomunicaciones brasileña Vivo (Telefónica) anunció un acuerdo con la NBA para ofrecer los partidos de la liga a sus usuarios móviles. Según informa el operador, los clientes podrán contratar el servicio por precios hasta 50% menores en relación a otras opciones digitales del mercado. Los clientes acceden a los partidos mediante la [...]

Kwesé TV official broadcaster of the NBA Africa 2017

The news has been announced by the National Basketball Association (NBA) and the National Basketball Players Association (NBPA). The NBA Africa Game 2017 (NBAs second game in Africa), will be kicking off in the month of August this year in South Africa. The official broadcaster will be Kwesé TV, the African pay-tv platform, this time. [...]

Canal+ and Kwesé seal the deal for the acquisition of NBA rights

The French premium cable television channel, Canal+, has sealed the deal with Econets Kwesé for the acquisition of the NBA rights. Subscribers from the Francophone Africa, Madagascar and Mauritius, will be having access to the next three seasons on channel Canal+ Sport 3. The channel will be available in Africa and Madagascar on the Canal+ [...]

NBA sealed broadcasting deal with Econet

NBA matches now available in three languages on sub-Saharan African screens. The National Basketball Association has signed a new multiyear media deal with Econet Wireless Global Ltd for games broadcast. This deal is also synonym of a split between NBA and SuperSport, their agreement expires after this season. All 54 countries of Africa will beneficiate [...]

Eurosport de Portugal lança pacote de VOD em associação com NBA

O canal esportivo Eurosport lança em Portugal com preço promocional o pacote integrado Europort Player/NBA League Pass, onde os clientes terão acesso a tanto o VOD Eurosport Player quanto o streaming ao vivo e sob demanda da liga de basquete NBA. Serão três opções de pacotes integrados: NBA Team Pass, oferece todos os jogos da [...]