NBC Universal and MobiTV Tee Off With Live Coverage of the 2007 U.S. Open
Universal announced the launch of NBC Sports Mobile to the MobiTV service. The
two companies celebrate the channel launch with live coverage of the 2007 U.S.
Open Golf tee-off with Tiger Woods on Thursday, June 14th.
are delighted to continue building our relationship with MobiTV as NBC
Universal brings the most comprehensive content offering to mobile
subscribers,” said Salil Dalvi, general manager, Wireless, NBC Universal.
recognize the importance and significance in offering sports enthusiasts live
programming and are proud to deliver the very best sports content through our
alliance with NBC Universal,” said Jeff Bartee, vice president of content
and programming for MobiTV, Inc.
Mobile will make its entrance on the mobile platform with a live feed of the
2007 U.S. Open Golf Tournament and continue to bring coverage of other live
events throughout the Open. The NBC Sports channel will also offer coverage and
highlights to mobile subscribers from
and the NFL, among others.