Pointstreak to provide real-time Fantasy platform to Major League Lacrosse
May 26, 2010
Toronto, ON – Pointstreak is pleased to announce that it has launched its new Fantasy platform with Major League Lacrosse (MLL). The MLL is the first professional league in the world to implement “Pointstreak Fantasy”, Pointstreak’s real-time scoring, statistics and league administration system delivers relevant game information to the Fantasy engine in real-time and does not require any additional labour as it is driven by the scoring software. The Fantasy platform will enhance the online experience of the MLL fan base beginning this week.
“This is a natural extension of our real-time statistics platform and we were thrilled that Major League Lacrosse shared our vision of providing a platform that provides such a rich consumer experience. This leadership and vision will provide the MLL with another online inventory item to include in their sponsorship inventory. We are committed to working with the league to be able to enhance the fans experience as it relates to statistics. Look for the introduction of the Fantasy platform with our other sport offerings in the near future.” said Ken Cook, COO of Pointstreak.
“The MLL is excited to provide yet another benefit of our relationship with Pointstreak to the fans of the MLL. We are confident Pointstreak will continue to provide the most advanced technology and fan friendly experience via the MLL website, www.majorleaguelacrosse.com”, explained Dave Gross, Commissioner of the MLL.
About Pointstreak Sports Technology Inc.:
Pointstreak Sports Technologies Inc.’s mission is to provide innovative technologies to enhance the experience of the global sports community.
Pointstreak provides innovative solutions for sports organizations such as associations, leagues, clubs and teams that are geared towards streamlining operations and improving the experience of the sports participant, fan and media. Pointstreak’s major brands include: Pointstreak Stats, a real-time scoring & official league statistics system; Pointstreak Registration; an online registration & payment processing system; Pointstreak Sites; a website content management system; Team Locker Room, a free team-based social network; and STEVA Sports; sports video indexing and analysis software. More information about Pointstreak Sports Technologies Inc. can be found at www.pointstreak.com or through the product information websitewww.pointstreaksolutions.com.
About Major League Lacrosse:
Major League Lacrosse (MLL), the premiere professional outdoor lacrosse league, commenced play in June of 2001. The MLL is comprised of six teams located in Boston, Chicago, Denver, Long Island, Toronto, and Washington. The tenth season of MLL action is slated to begin May 15, 2010. The 2010 MLL All-Star Game will take place on July 8 in Boston, Massachusetts. The season will culminate with the MLL Championship Weekend, which will take place on Saturday and Sunday, August 21 and 22 at Navy-Marine Corps Memorial Stadium in Annapolis, Maryland. The Championship game will be presented by Warrior.
Major League Lacrosse was founded by Jake Steinfeld and is headquartered in Boston, Massachusetts. For more information, please visit the Official League website at www.majorleaguelacrosse.com.