Tag: NBA


NBA ponders pushing season to December

NBA update May 2020

The National Basketball Association (NBA) is contemplating pushing back the start of the 2020-21 season to December in order to buy more time to complete the 2019-20 campaign this year. The National Basketball Association is a men’s professional basketball league in North America, comprising 30... » Read more


Does resuming sports seasons hold water?

Sports Season and League postponed or canceled

The London-based data-driven digital agency Two Circles has suggested in a new analysis that following the outbreak of COVID-19, the global sporting calendar for 2020 will, in all likelihood, lose almost half of its originally-scheduled events as a whole lot of them has either been canceled or... » Read more


NBA-Microsoft pact to perk up fans

NBA and Microsoft

The National Basketball Association (NBA) has entered into a multi-year partnership with US technology giant Microsoft. The league says the pact will “redefine” the fan experience, both in-arena and at home. The technology giant will provide the basketball league with Azure cloud services and... » Read more


Sacramento Kings’ bid to boost bonhomie with fans

Sacramento Kings and block chain technology

The American professional basketball team Sacramento Kings is all set to launch the league’s first block chain-based rewards program. It will be available for fans just before the NBA home game introduction on October 25. The Sacramento Kings have joined hands with Blockparty to come up with a... » Read more


Wells Fargo Center enjoys first esports space in US

Wells Fargo Center Esports space

Wells Fargo Center – home of the Philadelphia Flyers NHL team and 76ers NBA franchise – has opened a new pro-level Esports space. With the opening of this space, it prides itself on being a first for a major US sports arena. The arena is owned by Comcast Spectator, on the project.... » Read more


Clippers unveils plans for Inglewood arena

Los Angeles Clippers new arena

The National Basketball Association (NBA) team Los Angeles Clippers has unveiled renderings for their new sports and entertainment center in Inglewood. The “privately-financed, transformative community project will feature an intense fan-focused NBA arena, team basketball and business operations... » Read more


Philadelphia Union set to open VIP ‘Tunnel Club’ this summer

Philadelphia Union new VIP seating

The Philadelphia Union has started construction on a new perk for its premium season tickets buyers at Talen Energy Stadium in Chester, Philadelphia Business Journal reported. Called the “Tunnel Club,” it is expected to open in the late summer and is being built in an area behind the... » Read more


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