Turner’s Inside the NBA Broadcasts Live From Midtown Manhattan

To celebrate the start of its 20th season providing live coverage of the NBA, Turner Sports brought its popular studio show Inside the NBA into the heart of midtown Manhattan to kick off the new year.

More than 100 production and technical personnel were on hand to help turn a 12,000-square-foot triangle-shaped block of concrete between Fifth Avenue and Broadway into a basketball oasis.

Click through the photo gallery below to see how the Turner Sports team pulled it off, navigated a bevy of unique challenges to produce a spectacular, eye-popping studio show that served as a proper celebration to mark the NBA’s return.

Images courtesy of SVG Managing Editor Jason Dachman.