via press release:
NBC SPORTS LIVE EXTRA BEGINS LIVE STREAMING NBCSN’S THE DAN PATRICK SHOW TOMORROW VIA “TV EVERYWHERE”
The Dan Patrick Show Joins NBC Sports & NBCSN Live-Event Programming in NBC Sports Live Extra Portfolio
Stamford, Conn. – October 29, 2013 – NBC Sports Live Extra, the NBC Sports Group’s live streaming product for digital, mobile and tablets, will begin live streaming NBCSN’s The Dan Patrick Show tomorrow to participating cable, satellite and telco providers via “TV Everywhere.” The Dan Patrick Show — the renowned sports television show and syndicated radio program starring Football Night in America co-host Dan Patrick — is the first NBCSN original program to join NBC Sports and NBCSN live-event programming in NBC Sports Live Extra’s robust live streaming portfolio.
Through NBC Sports Live Extra, sports fans can stream the following properties and events live: the 2014 Sochi Olympic Winter Games; Sunday Night Football; the NHL regular season, Stanley Cup Playoffs and Stanley Cup Final; Premier League and Major League Soccer matches; Formula One™ and IndyCar races; Triple Crown horse racing and Breeders’ Cup; and much more. NBC Sports Live Extra will begin live streaming select NBCSN outdoor programming tomorrow as well. The vast majority of live streaming will only be available to authenticated cable, satellite or telco customers via “TV Everywhere,” the media industry’s effort to make quality content available to authenticated customers both in and out of the home, and on multiple platforms.
“NBC Sports Live Extra is pleased to expand its offerings beyond live events to original programming, and The Dan Patrick Show, which anchors the NBCSN morning block, is the perfect show to launch this new initiative,” said Rick Cordella, SVP & GM, Digital Media, NBC Sports Group. “Sports fans can now watch the interviews, commentary and shenanigans of Dan and The Danettes wherever they go.”
“Our TV show about a radio show on TV is now on the web,” said Patrick. “We’re no longer just in your home, now we’re with you wherever you go. Streaming is step one. Next we come to your town to perform the show with the local theatre group and then we just go door to door in your neighborhood. Your resistance is futile.”
Content on NBCSN, including all live-event content, The Dan Patrick Show and outdoor programming, streams live to PCs, mobile devices and tablets through NBC Sports Live Extra, and to the digital platforms of participating cable, satellite, and telco services, via “TV Everywhere,” which is available on an authenticated basis to subscribers of participating MVPDs. Currently, nine of the 10 largest cable, satellite, and telco providers offer NBC Sports Live Extra to their customers. Click here for more information: http://nbcsportsgrouppressbox.com/2013/08/16/nbc-sports-live-extra-providers/
For desktops, NBC Sports Live Extra can be accessed at NBCSports.com/liveextra. The NBC Sports Live Extra app for mobile devices and tablets is available at the App Store for iPhone, iPad and iPod touch, and on select Android handset and tablet devices within Google Play.
ABOUT THE DAN PATRICK SHOW
The Dan Patrick Show began airing exclusively on DIRECTV on Aug. 3, 2009, and expanded on the radio show format using Patrick’s trademark humor and interaction with his production staff that includes Paul Pabst, Patrick O’Connor, Andrew Perloff and Todd Fritz, known as “The Danettes.”
Amid the revealing behind-the-scenes antics and interstitial videos, the series is known for its unique blend of situational comedy, breaking sports news, unparalleled insider access and pop culture commentary. By allowing viewers to see the true comedy that surrounds Patrick and his team, The Dan Patrick Show reveals the humor in sports broadcasting while opening the locker room doors to the world of sports. Patrick’s on-air guests include many high profile athletes and celebrities.