NeuLion, Inc. (TSX: NLN) said it has partnered with TSN of Canada and the National Hockey League to deliver the 2013 International Ice Hockey Federation World Junior Championship Tournament to Canada and the US.
TSN is a division of Bell Media, which is owned by BCE Inc. (TSX: BCE) (NYSE: BCE), Canada’s largest communications company.
The NeuLion Sports Platform will deliver, through TSN.ca, live streaming of all games, including pre-competition match-ups and games on demand. Canadian fans can purchase a tournament streaming package or select games to watch online or on their mobile and tablet devices. Full tournament package (20 games) is $19.99 and per game cost is $3.99. Fans can go to http://worldjuniors.tsn.ca/tsn/ for information and to subscribe. Last year, 15.4 million Canadians watched some part of the World Juniors on TSN.
Separately, in the United States, the NeuLion Sports Platform will deliver, through NHL.com, a complimentary digital service to fans to watch all of Team USA’s games live on NHL.com. The live coverage, only available inside the US, will be supplemented by wraparound content on NHL.com including the latest tournament information, scores, and highlights to ensure fans don’t miss any of the action.
Founded in 2004, NeuLion offers an end-to-end solution to deliver live and on-demand sports content to any Internet-enabled device. NeuLion enables content owners, distributors and cable operators technology tools that afford them to capitalize on the massive consumer demand for viewing video content on PCs, smartphones, iPads and other similar devices. NeuLion’s customers include major sports leagues, cable operators and entertainment companies. NeuLion is based in Plainview, NY. For more information about NeuLion, visit www.neulion.com.