The EBC at Rucker Park Streetball Tournament Signs with Pointstreak
Apr 24, 2013
Toronto, ON –
The Entertainers Basketball Classic (EBC) is a world-renowned streetball tournament played on the famed courts of Rucker Park in the Harlem neighbourhood of Upper Manhattan. The EBC features a number of the best players and household names from the streetball community, along with a handful of appearances by NBA players.
Pointstreak Sports Technologies Inc. and the EBC are pleased to announce they have reached an agreement which will see Pointstreak provide real-time scoring and official game statistics to the league.
EBC Founder and CEO, Greg Marius, sees the Pointstreak statistics platform as another way to allow participants to stay engaged with his league events. ‘We are very excited to be able to utilize the Pointstreak statistics platform for our 2013 Tournament. As someone who strives to provide the best league possible on and off the court, Pointstreak provides us a platform to enable our fans to have quick and easy access to league stats and standings. Being able to use this type of technology puts us another step ahead of the competition.’
“We are thrilled to work with an organization known for providing highly entertaining elite summer basketball to the NYC community. We are very happy to give basketball fans around the world a new way to experience the Rucker Park action.” said Scott Secord, President and CEO of Pointstreak Sports Technologies.
ABOUT THE ENTERTAINERS BASKETBALL CLASSIC:
Created in 1982, by current CEO Greg Marius, the Entertainers Basketball Classic is a unique basketball Tournament that gathers together various aspects of New York City culture in one venue. Originally, the EBC was a platform to allow hip-hop groups to play each other in the community and has since grown into one of the world’s largest streetball tournaments attracting basketball players and fans from all circles of the globe.
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 basketball software 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; 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 .