October 24, 2014 - Hamburg, Germany: Within this partnership, users of the NetRange Smart TV portal will be able to access a selection of Premium, on-demand content of the European Basketball tournament, exclusively on Smart TV.
Starting with Round 2 of the regular season, the content will be available on a wide range of Smart TV portals, including Sharp, TCL/ Thomson, Loewe or HD+. Smart TV users will be able to access a menu of Euroleague content that includes: Highlights of every game, Top 10 plays, MVP videos, game previews and recaps, One Devotion Magazine and full-length classic games.
"We are excited to make another step in giving Euroleague fans access to the best moments of the competition through a unique new technology, Smart TV," said Euroleague Basketball's Chief Television and New Media Rights Officer, Andrea Bassani. "As the types of platforms on which fans can enjoy our competition expand, Euroleague Basketball is committed to help them engage and feel devotion in every way possible."
“Basketball is one of the most popular global sports.” said Jan Wendt, NetRange CEO. “With our new partner Turkish Airlines Euroleague we will be able to provide fans across the globe with fantastic and exciting basketball action!”
About Euroleague Basketball
A global leader in sports management, Euroleague Basketball develops and organizes elite competitions, sporting events, corporate social responsibility programs and educational initiatives. Founded in 2000 under a breakthrough private organizational model for European professional team sports, Euroleague Basketball manages the continent's two premier men's basketball competitions, the Turkish Airlines Euroleague and the Eurocup, as well the sport's premier under-18 showcase, the Euroleague Basketball International Junior Tournament. Both the men's and junior European champions are crowned each spring at world basketball’s signature weekend event, the Turkish Airlines Euroleague Final Four. For aspirants to careers in sports management, the Euroleague Basketball Institute offers the expertise of industry leaders through seminars, clinics, summits and a certified master's degree program. Most recently, Euroleague Basketball launched the groundbreaking corporate social responsibility program One Team, which unites 32 of its own clubs and world-renowned partners to support at-risk communities in 14 countries through grass-roots activities that have reached more than 10,000 participants to date.
For more information, please visit www.euroleague.net
NetRange is the leading global provider of white labeled, turnkey Smart TV and OTT ecosystem. The company is operating an integrated, full-service solution which includes billing, Point of Sale management, content aggregation and app development for more than 60 global TV and devices brands, such as Sharp, Loewe, Vestel, Changhong, TCL, Skyworth or HD+. Its fully featured content portfolio includes local and global VoD apps, Broadcast and Music. NetRange is processing on its white labeled store media transactions for TV users around the world.