Shaw and Shaw Direct Deliver a Slam Dunk for Basketball Fans With the NBA
League Pass App on Shaw Go
CALGARY, ALBERTA -- (Marketwire) -- 02/13/13 --
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The latest development in the Shaw Go suite of apps has arrived with
the NBA League Pass app on Shaw Go launching first in Canada for Shaw
(TSX:SJR.B) (NYSE:SJR) and Shaw Direct customers.
Unlocking access to hundreds of out-of-market NBA games from across
the continent; the NBA League Pass app on Shaw Go delivers an
exceptional NBA experience. Complimentary with an NBA League Pass
subscription on Shaw or Shaw Direct, the app lets customers watch
both live and playback games on the go with their mobile device up to
48 hours after the game. The league's schedule of games is also
available to browse.
"Every shot, every pass, every moment is important in a game. That's
why Shaw continues to innovate and offer customers great offerings
like the NBA League Pass app on Shaw Go to redefine what it means to
follow your favourite game," said Peter Bissonnette, President, Shaw
Communications Inc. "This new app takes all of the action of the NBA
and packs it into a mobile app made exclusively for our NBA League
Pass customers, ensuring that with Shaw, you won't miss a thing."
Customers can receive all of the benefits of the new NBA League Pass
app on Shaw Go free with their subscription to NBA League Pass on
Shaw or Shaw Direct:
-- With Shaw, NBA League Pass is available as a complimentary package for
the rest of this season for Shaw Friends. Shaw Friends is a free program
for customers who subscribe to two or more services.
-- Additionally, NBA League Pass is available for Shaw customers as a one-
time $98 subscription.
-- Shaw Direct customers can get in on the NBA action with the HD Sports
package, found alongside 12 other popular high-definition sports
stations for $7.09 per month.
To download and register for the NBA League Pass app on Shaw Go for
Apple iOS devices and Android phones, customers can visit
shaw.ca/shawgo or shawdirect.ca/shawgo.
The Shaw Go suite of mobile apps will continue to expand, providing
customers with live streaming TV, on-demand content and a select
of family-focused programming.
Please visit shaw.ca or shawdirect.ca for information about the
products and services offered.
About Shaw Communications Inc.
Shaw Communications Inc. is a diversified communications and media
company, providing consumers with broadband cable television,
High-Speed Internet, Home Phone, telecommunications services (through
Shaw Business), satellite direct-to-home services (through Shaw
Direct) and engaging programming content (through Shaw Media). Shaw
serves 3.3 million customers, through a reliable and extensive fibre
network. Shaw Media operates one of the largest conventional
television networks in Canada, Global Television, and 18 specialty
networks including HGTV Canada, Food Network Canada, History and
Showcase. Shaw is traded on the Toronto and New York stock exchanges
and is included in the S&P/TSX 60 Index (TSX:SJR.B) (NYSE:SJR). For
more information about Shaw, please visit www.shaw.ca.
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