Vizrt, Comrex Re-Up With SVG

The Sports Video Group is pleased to announce that Vizrt and Comrex have renewed their premier sponsorships. Vizrt provides real-time 3D graphics, video playout, studio automation, sports analysis, journalist story tools, and asset management tools for the media and entertainment industry. Comrex develops and manufactures innovative broadcast technology for live, local remote programming.  More

F&F Productions, Lyon Video, Kaufman Broadcast, SmartCart Technology Renew SVG Sponsorships

The Sports Video Group is pleased to announce that F&F Productions, Lyon Video, Kaufman Broadcast, and SmartCart Technology have renewed their mobile/integrator sponsorships. F&F Productions is one of the nation’s top providers of mobile production facilities. Lyon Video is a mobile production truck facilities provider. Kaufman Broadcast provides satellite and fiber transmission, live studio, production, post-production, and consulting services. SmartCart SVX is […]  More

With New IPTV Platform, Kansas City Royals Engage Fans on Every Display at ‘The K’

Kauffman Stadium may be nearing the big 5-0, but you wouldn’t know it, thanks to the Kansas City Royals’ continuing efforts to breathe new life into their longtime home. In 2009, a top-to-bottom, $250 million renovation installed a new video-control room, the now iconic centerfield videoboard, and more than 450 video displays throughout the venue. […]  More

WESCO, Wheatstone, Primestream, Signiant Renew SVG Sponsorships

The Sports Video Group is pleased to announce that WESCO, Wheatstone, Primestream, and Signiant have renewed their corporate sponsorships. WESCO Broadcast and Entertainment is a leading provider of supply-chain solutions and a stocking distributor of cabling products for broadcast and entertainment applications. Wheatstone Corporation designs and manufactures professional broadcast audio equipment. Primestream specializes in dynamic media management solutions. Signiant designs […]  More

The SVG Podcast: Craig Barry, EVP, Production/Chief Content Officer, Turner Sports (Plus a Recap of CES)

As is par for the course, the first few months of 2018 are absolutely loaded for the team at Turner Sports. The NBA All-Star Game, March Madness, and the NBA Playoffs put the network on center stage. Plus, the network is set up to produce, later this month, its biggest esports event to date with ELEAGUE […]  More

NBA Music Promo Goes Really, Really Old School

The NBA is going “old school” this season, at least when it comes to the league’s on-air promo campaign. The new NBA Saturday Primetime on ABC promo spot seems conventional enough: it “raps” it up with a slick track written and performed by Tony Award winner James Monroe Iglehart (Aladdin, Hamilton) and Utkarsh Ambudkar (Pitch Perfect, The […]  More

New Verizon-NBA Streaming Deal Covers League Pass Subscriptions, AR and VR Development

Verizon and the NBA have inked a multi-year deal that will allow U.S. fans to purchase and live-stream out-of-market games via NBA League Pass on Yahoo Sports and other Verizon media platforms. As part of the partnership, the two will also leverage Verizon’s 5G network and technology to deliver premium NBA content, including augmented-reality and virtual-reality experiences, beginning at […]  More