TNT and Intel have teamed as much as convey NBA All-Star protection to VR on Gear VR and Daydream.

Based on Intel’s True VR expertise, TNT is bringing dwell and on-demand VR protection of NBA All-Star occasions to Gear VR and Daydream headsets through the NBA on TNT VR app. The app is accessible right this moment on the Oculus retailer and the Google Play retailer.

Turner Sports says that followers will have the ability to see highlights, recaps, and dwell and on-demand full video games in VR (supplied they’re logged in with an relevant TV supplier), together with in-game broadcast stats and commentary.

Starting on February 16th, viewers will have the ability to watch the next All-Star protection dwell 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), 8:00 p.m.
Sunday, Feb. 18 67th NBA All-Star Game, 8:20 p.m.

 

Image courtesy TNT, Intel

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, 8:00 p.m.
Thursday, Mar. 8 Boston @ Minnesota, 8:00 p.m.
Tuesday, Mar. 20 Houston @ Portland, 10:30 p.m.
Thursday, Mar. 29 Oklahoma City @ San Antonio, 8:00 p.m.
Thursday, Apr. 5 Washington @ Cleveland, 8:00 p.m.
Tuesday, Apr. 10 Boston @ Washington, 8:00 p.m.

The firm additionally says it is going to present NBA playoff protection in VR via 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 video 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.

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