Basketball

The NBA may soon be moving up the games involving some of its marquee teams and players in a move to improve television viewership

Brazilian broadcaster Rede Bandeirantes (Band) has acquired rights to the 2019 NBA Finals, returning the North American basketball league to free-to-air television in country for the first time since 2004

The NBA's Western Conference Finals will not be shown on Turkish television due to the presence of Turkish star Enes Kanter’s Portland Trail Blazers, who has been an outspoken critic of Turkish President R…

Fox Sports will sublicense Big East men's college basketball matches to CBS Sports from 2019-20 to 2024-25. In total 20 games a season will air on CBS networks over the six seasons

Telco Telekom Srbija, majority owner of the Arena Sport channels, has acquired NBA rights in the Balkans from the 2019-20 season, according to local media reports

The Lagardère Sports agency has renewed its international media-rights deal with the VTB United League pan-European club basketball competition.

The Women’s National Basketball Association and CBS Sports have announced a multi-year media-rights deal that begins with the upcoming 2019 season.

The NBA's international players are driving increased engagement and viewership worldwide on NBA League Pass, according to figures obtained from the rights-holder by SportBusiness Media

NBA 2K League games will be simulcast on YouTube for the rest of the 2019 season, under a deal announced yesterday [Tuesday]

Euroleague Ventures – the joint venture between Euroleague Basketball and the IMG agency –secured a robust price from sports streaming service DAZN for the 2019-20 to 2022-23 rights cycle in Spain despite an initially unpromising market outlook, SportBusiness Media understands.

Pay-television broadcaster Arena Sport will pay more than triple the current per-season deal value to take National Basketball Association rights in the Balkans from rival Sportklub, driven by the sport’s growing popularity in the region.

Bob Williams speaks to Chris Benyarko, the NBA's senior vice-president of direct to consumer, about the league's manifold micro-payments initiatives.

In the latest interactive monthly data report, SportBusiness Media analyses the media-rights landscape of the NBA.

Monday's NCAA Tournament Championship Game earned a 12.4 overnight rating on free-to-air CBS, up about 20 per cent on last year's final, broadcast on cable channels TBS, TNT and truTV

Ice Cube’s Big3 basketball league has secured a broadcast deal with CBS Sports following the end of a two-year contract with Fox Sports. The length of the deal and financial terms were not revealed.

The NBA has launched a Sub-Saharan Africa-specific YouTube channel, which will feature two live game broadcasts per week for the rest of the 2018-19 season

The NBA is expanding its innovative micro-transactions initiative by allowing fans to watch portions of games in 10-minute increments

The NBA G League, which serves as the NBA’s official minor league, has launched a full scale partnership with streaming broadcaster Dailymotion.

The NBA has expanded its partnership with Chinese e-commerce giant Alibaba to offer fans in China original programming and an easier way to buy merchandise

North American basketball league the NBA has agreed a game highlights deal with social media platform Facebook

Turner Sports has sold out its available units for next weekend's NBA All-Star Game across the entire three days of festivities in Charlotte in record time.

The NBA is partnering with Turner Sports and Yahoo Sports to produce a live nightly show designed for mobile viewers.

Ice Cube’s Big3 basketball league is looking for a new television deal following the end of a two-year contract with Fox Sports.

Twitter will live-stream the second halves of 20 NBA games which air on TNT this season through a single-player, isolated camera view.

The rising impact of betting on the professional sports landscape in the US will be on display on Friday when NBC Sports Washington will offer an alternate gambling-based telecast of Washington Wizards' g…

Israel’s Basketball Super League has launched a new OTT streaming service in partnership with sports media and data provider Sportradar.

Spark has acquired rights in New Zealand for the NBA, with coverage of the North American basketball league set to be made available on the telco’s Spark Sport app.