NBA Game Time App Launches on Microsoft Windows Phone
NBA Digital announced the launch of NBA Game Time, the league’s signature digital application, on Windows Phone.
The new customized NBA application for Windows Phone will be available for fans throughout The Finals, which begin on May 31, at 9:00 pm ET on ABC. During the league’s championship series, fans will have access to live scores, complete player statistics, standings, and video highlights from every game.
NBA Game Time will be available for all fans to download free from the Windows Phone Marketplace.
“We are excited to extend our popular NBA Game Time application to Windows Phone,” said Bryan Perez, Senior Vice President and General Manager of NBA Digital. “Windows Phone’s innovative user interface has allowed us to create a brand new app experience for our fans, just in time for The Finals.”
“We are very excited to be partnering with the NBA to bring Game Time to all Windows Phone users, for free,” said Matthew Bencke, Microsoft General Manager of Developer and Marketplace. “Our customers have told us they love sports, and we’re listening. We are committed to delivering applications that enhance the sports experience on Windows Phone.”
Unveiled during the 2008-09 season as a mobile application, NBA Game Time has consistently expanded its offering with team-specific, tablet and set-top box versions. Along with Windows Phone, NBA Game Time is currently available on Apple TV, Google TV, LG NetCast, Panasonic VIERA Connect, Roku, Samsung Apps, and VIZIO Internet Apps, making it one of the most far-reaching sports applications.
NBA Digital is the NBA’s extensive cross-platform portfolio of digital assets jointly managed by the NBA and Turner Sports. This robust offering includes NBA TV, NBA.com, NBA LEAGUE PASS, NBA LEAGUE PASS Broadband, NBA Mobile, NBADLEAGUE.com, and WNBA.com.