NBA to Stream First-Ever Regular Season Game via Facebook Live

Posted January 09, 2017

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– Sacramento Kings vs. Golden State Warriors on Sunday, Jan. 8 to be Simulcast on Facebook to Fans in India –

NEW YORK, Jan. 7, 2017 – For the first time, the NBA will stream a regular-season game via Facebook Live.

On Sunday, Jan. 8, the NBA will stream the Sacramento Kings-Golden State Warriors matchup to fans in India across the Facebook Pages of the NBA, the Kings and the Warriors.  This game marks the Kings’ fourth annual Bollywood Night, a celebration of traditional Indian culture, cinema and music.

The Facebook stream will feature the league’s newly released “NBA Mobile View” feed, delivering a closer shot of the action optimized for viewing on the smaller screens of tablets and phones.

 

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Chris Legentil, NBA, (212) 407-8859, clegentil@nba.com