National Basketball Association

The National Basketball Association (NBA) is the pre-eminent men's professional basketball league in North America, and is widely considered to be the premier men's professional basketball league in the world. It has thirty franchised member clubs (29 in the United States and 1 in Canada), and is an active member of USA Basketball (USAB), which is recognized by FIBA (also known as the International Basketball Federation) as the national governing body for basketball in the United States. The NBA is one of the four major North American professional sports leagues. NBA players are the world's best paid sportsmen, by average annual salary per player.
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  • NBA Game Livestreamed via Facebook Live, But Only in India

    … A National Basketball Association game was livestreamed via Facebook Live for the first time ever Sunday night, but only for users in India. As part of the Sacramento Kings’ fourth-annual Bollywood Night celebration of traditional Indian culture, cinema and music, the team’s 117-106 loss to the Golden State Warriors was available…

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  • Instagram’s Best of 2016

    … Ariana Grande, 90.2 million Beyoncé, 89.2 million Kim Kardashian, 88.2 million Cristiano Ronaldo, 82.8 million Kylie Jenner, 80 million Dwayne Johnson, 71.5 million Nicki Minaj, 69.4 million Kendall Jenner, 69.2 million And the celebrities who gained the most followers in 2016 were: Selena Gomez, more than 50 million Cristiano Ronaldo, more than…

    David Cohen/ AllTwitter- 29 readers -
  • Twitter Monetizes Exclusive NBA Livestreamed Shows

    … Livestreamed sports programming on Twitter is being monetized for the first time, as American Express and JBL Harman reached an agreement for ad inventory during the National Basketball Association’s original fare for the social network. Twitter and the NBA announced in July that two exclusive original shows would be livestreamed on Twitter…

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  • Twitter Launches Hashtag-Triggered Emoji for NBA Teams

    … Coinciding with the start of the 2016 NBA season on Tuesday, Oct. 25, Twitter and the National Basketball Association launched hashtag-triggered emoji for all 30 NBA teams. When a user includes one of these hashtags in a tweet, the team’s corresponding emoji will automatically appear next to the hashtag. Fans can use these hashtags throughout…

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  • A Complete Guide to Twitter’s Q2 2016 Earnings Call

    … streaming of big events such as the Wimbledon Championships tennis tournament and the Republican and Democratic National Conventions, as well as its pacts with 120 Sports, Bloomberg TV, Campus Insiders, Major League Baseball, the National Basketball Association, the National Hockey League, Pac-12 Networks and, of course, the National Football League…

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  • Facebook to Live-Stream Nine USA Basketball Exhibition Games

    … By David Cohen on Jul. 21, 2016 - 4:00 PM The U.S. men’s and women’s national basketball teams will play nine exhibition games in preparation for the 2016 Summer Olympic Games, and all of them will be live-streamed via Facebook. NBA TV, the National Basketball Association’s video arm, will cover the games, which will be presented…

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  • Twitter to Live-Stream Two New NBA Shows

    … of the game Animated GIFs #NBAmixtape custom edits Day in the Life takeovers Periscope live streams of press conferences and interviews The NBA said in a release announcing the expanded partnership that it will produce more video from major events including NBA All-Star Weekend, the league’s postseason (including the NBA Finals) and the NBA Draft…

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  • Twitter Kit Adds Support for Vine Videos

    … By David Cohen on Jul. 15, 2016 - 2:00 PM Developers using Twitter Kit can now seamlessly incorporate Vine videos into their applications. Twitter Kit product manager Ben Ward announced in a blog post that once developers upgrade to v2.3 for iOS or v1.14.1 for Android, their apps will automatically expand Vine videos in their timelines…

    David Cohen/ AllFacebookin Twitter- 15 readers -
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