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SPHL Announces Online Video Partnership with NeuLion
Published: August 26th 2014 @ 10:00 AM

Aug
26
2014

 

 

HUNTERSVILLE, NC – The Southern Professional Hockey League today announced it has partnered with NeuLion, Inc. (TSX: NLN), the leading enabler and provider of live and on-demand content to Internet-connected devices, to deliver live and on-demand content for all SPHL games across a variety of platforms.

 

“We are excited to partner with the SPHL,” said Chris Wagner, EVP of NeuLion. “Our experience in delivering live sports to multiple devices is second-to-none and we are thrilled to provide the SPHL fans with an action-packed digital product for the upcoming hockey season, and beyond.”

 

“Partnering with NeuLion will allow the SPHL to further our goal of providing quality entertainment to our fans, whether in the arena or watching at home,” said President Jim Combs. “NeuLion is highly regarded throughout the sports industry and I am excited for our fans to experience what they have to offer.”

 

About the SPHL

Now in its 11th season, the Southern Professional Hockey League is comprised of 11 member teams located throughout the southeastern and midwestern United States. Headquartered near Charlotte, North Carolina, the mission of the SPHL is to provide a quality entertainment product structured inside an economic model that is viable for small and mid-size markets and arenas. For more information about the SPHL, visit the league’s website at www.thesphl.com.

 

About NeuLion 
NeuLion, Inc. (TSX: NLN) offers the true end-to-end solution for delivering live and on-demand content to any Internet-enabled device. NeuLion enables content owners and distributors, cable operators and telecommunications companies to capitalize on the massive consumer demand for viewing video content on PCs, smartphones, iPads and other similar devices. NeuLion’s customers include major entertainment, sports, global content and news companies.  NeuLion is based in Plainview, NY.  For more information about NeuLion, visit www.neulion.com.

 

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