Pointstreak Signals Entry into Basketball Market with the Signing of the National Basketball League of Canada
Aug 19, 2011
TORONTO, ON – Pointstreak Sports Technologies Inc. and the National Basketball League of Canada (NBL) are pleased to announce they have reached a long-term agreement in which Pointstreak will provide real-time scoring, official statistics and league wide website services to the NBL and its 7 member teams.
This season the National Basketball League of Canada will maximize the fan experience through its recent partnership with Pointstreak Sports Technologies.
“Pointstreak is a fantastic company that will provide us with numerous services to showcase our league and its teams in a professional manner that leagues of this level are not traditionally accustomed to,” said National Basketball League of Canada President & CEO, Andre Levingston. “Pointstreak is a cut above the rest, and we look forward to continuing to build a fantastic relationship with them for years to come.”
Levingston says that Pointstreak will play a crucial role in bringing the NBL Canada to an elite sports status. Through the use of the latest technological trends, Pointstreak will build and support the official NBL Canada website, as well as the sites for the seven teams.
The organization will also provide NBL Canada with an optimal real-time statistic tracking system. “I’m really impressed with the Pointstreak Sports Stats Software,” says Levingston. “We’re really excited to have this cutting edge technology attached to our league.”
“The NBL is an ideal flagship account for our new services for basketball organizations.” said Scott Secord, President & CEO of Pointstreak. “We look forward to enhancing the online experience for NBL fans across the country.”
The NBL Canada’s inaugural regular season will tip-off on October 29. For more information on the National Basketball League of Canada, please visit www.nblcanada.ca or www.lnbcanada.ca.
For more information contact:
Jillian Blackman, Interim Director of Public Relations
About Pointstreak Sports Technologies Inc.:
Pointstreak Sports Technologies Inc.'s mission is to provide innovative technologies to enhance the experience of the global sports community.
Pointstreak provides innovative basketball statistics software 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 website www.pointstreaksolutions.com