Peacock Becomes Exclusive Streaming Home of 2021 Premier Lacrosse League Season
Peacock will be the new streaming home of the Premier Lacrosse League for the upcoming 2021 season. Coverage features live and commercial-free streaming coverage of every game this season, including 23 games that will stream exclusively on Peacock Premium. Fans will have access to the most comprehensive streaming coverage of the league’s world-class lacrosse in one convenient location on Peacock Premium, available for $4.99 per month. Coverage on Peacock effectively replaces last season’s “Premier Lacrosse League Pass” on NBC Sports Gold.
“Exclusive Premier Lacrosse League games add even more exciting live sports content to Peacock Premium,” says Rick Cordella, EVP and Chief Revenue Officer, Peacock. “We are delighted to welcome the passionate PLL fanbase to Peacock as the league continues to grow.”
The Premier Lacrosse League coverage from NBC Sports on Peacock will give fans streaming access to all games of the 2021 season, including 23 exclusive games, as well as on-demand access to encore presentations of every matchup from last summer’s PLL Championship Series.
“Through our first two seasons we’ve learned that our audience is not only growing in size but are easily adaptable to new media and technology. They have been highly engaged in our live broadcasts and as a modern professional sports league, it excites us to be have Peacock as our streaming home,” says Paul Rabil, PLL co-founder and CMO. “We are thrilled to have The PLL alongside their incredible catalogue of iconic titles, live news and sports properties. With 23 PLL games exclusive to Peacock this summer, we look forward to expanding our league to new fans while continuing to service our existing audience with a cutting-edge viewing experience.”
PLL on Peacock will be complemented by television coverage that will air across both NBC and NBCSN. All games airing on TV will also stream on Peacock, live and commercial free. The 2021 PLL streaming and television schedule will be announced closer to the start of the season, which begins June 4.