Based on Intel’s True VR know-how, TNT is bringing reside and on-demand VR protection of NBA All-Star occasions to Gear VR and Daydream headsets via the NBA on TNT VR app. The app is on the market in the present day on the Oculus store and the Google Play store.
Turner Sports says that followers can be in a position to see highlights, recaps, and stay and on-demand full games in VR (offered they’re logged in with an relevant TV supplier), together with in-game broadcast stats and commentary.
Starting on February 16th, viewers might be in a position to watch the next All-Star protection stay via the app:
|Friday, Feb. 16||2018 Mtn Dew Kickstart Rising Stars, 9:00 p.m. ET|
|Saturday, Feb. 17||State Farm All-Star Saturday Night (Taco Bell Skills Challenge, JBL Three-Point Contest and Verizon Slam Dunk), eight:00 p.m.|
|Sunday, Feb. 18||67th NBA All-Star Game, eight:20 p.m.|
Following the All-Star protection, one common season recreation per week will probably be streamed:
|Thursday, Feb. 22||LA Clippers @ Golden State, 10:30 p.m.|
|Thursday, Mar. 1||Philadelphia @ Cleveland, eight:00 p.m.|
|Thursday, Mar. eight||Boston @ Minnesota, eight:00 p.m.|
|Tuesday, Mar. 20||Houston @ Portland, 10:30 p.m.|
|Thursday, Mar. 29||Oklahoma City @ San Antonio, eight:00 p.m.|
|Thursday, Apr. 5||Washington @ Cleveland, eight:00 p.m.|
|Tuesday, Apr. 10||Boston @ Washington, eight:00 p.m.|
The firm additionally says it can present NBA playoff protection in VR by way of the 2018 Western Conference Finals.
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Intel’s True VR platform got here from the corporate’s 2016 acquisition of VR broadcasting firm Voke. Intel has additionally struck outstanding offers with the MLB and NBC for VR broadcasting of Major League Baseball games and the 2018 Winter Olympics, respectively. Turner and Intel say the NBA protection comes as a part of a “multiyear” partnership between the businesses.