NEW YORK & CHICAGO–(BUSINESS WIRE)–fuboTV Inc. (NYSE: FUBO) and Marquee Sports activities Community introduced at present a carriage settlement that may carry Chicago Cubs sport protection to the main sports-first reside TV streaming platform within the coming weeks.
By way of fuboTV, subscribers all through the Marquee Sports activities Community territory may have entry to all Marquee programming, together with all non-nationally televised common season Chicago Cubs video games, pregame and postgame reveals, unique content material, authentic programming and rather more. The regional sports activities community (RSN) can be out there in fuboTV’s fundamental English language channel bundle within the Chicago space and surrounding areas, together with Indianapolis, South Bend and Des Moines. The total carriage footprint checklist is connected. Followers can stream fuboTV on Android and iOS smartphone and tablets, Amazon Fireplace TV, Android TV, Android Sensible TVs, Apple TV and Apple’s TV app, Chromecast, Hisense Sensible TVs, Roku, Samsung Sensible TVs, Xbox One’s household of units and the online. Go to fubo.tv for extra info on channel packages and pricing.
The addition of Marquee Sports activities Community additional bolsters fuboTV’s already robust sports activities providing, which incorporates greater than 50,000 reside sporting occasions yearly – many streaming in 4K – and extra RSNs in its base bundle than some other reside TV streaming platform. The settlement additionally will increase fuboTV’s native protection in Chicago, the place it already carries ABC, CBS, FOX, NBC, Telemundo and Univision associates alongside nationwide sports activities networks ESPN, FS1, CBS Sports activities Community, Large Ten Community, MLB Community, NBA TV, NFL Community and NHL Community amongst many others. With fuboTV, subscribers can stream a broad mixture of 100+ reside TV channels, together with 42 of the highest 50 Nielsen-ranked networks throughout sports activities, information and leisure (supply: Nielsen Whole Viewers, 2020), and greater than 30,000 TV reveals and flicks on-demand every month.
“We’re thrilled to have fuboTV providing Marquee Sports activities Community to Cubs followers. fuboTV has prioritized reside sports activities and we stay up for them carrying Cubs baseball all season lengthy,” mentioned Marquee Sports activities Community Common Supervisor, Mike McCarthy.
“As we kick off the hotly anticipated 2021 baseball season, fuboTV is thrilled to carry customers Marquee Sports activities Community’s in depth protection of the Chicago Cubs,” mentioned fuboTV’s SVP, Content material Technique and Acquisition, Ben Grad. “The addition of Marquee Sports activities Community to our main sports activities, information and leisure portfolio makes fuboTV an excellent streaming alternative for Cubs followers, in addition to different Chicagoans trying to reduce the wire.”
“We’re excited so as to add Marquee Sports activities Community and their protection of the Chicago Cubs to fuboTV,” mentioned fuboTV’s Co-founder and CEO David Gandler. “Our Fubo Gaming subsidiary is headquartered in Chicago, and the midwest market, significantly Indiana and Iowa the place we lately closed market entry agreements, can be a key cluster for our gaming technique sooner or later.”
With a mission to offer the world’s most thrilling sports-first reside TV expertise by way of the best breadth of premium content material, interactivity and built-in wagering, fuboTV Inc. (NYSE: FUBO) is concentrated on bringing to life its imaginative and prescient of a streaming platform that transcends the business’s present digital MVPD mannequin. fuboTV Inc. operates within the U.S., Canada and Spain.
Leveraging its proprietary information and expertise platform optimized for reside TV and sports activities viewership, fuboTV Inc. goals to show passive viewers into lively individuals. By way of its cable TV substitute product, fuboTV, subscribers can stream a broad mixture of 100+ reside TV channels, together with 42 of the highest 50 Nielsen-ranked networks throughout sports activities, information and leisure — greater than some other reside TV streaming platform (supply: Nielsen Whole Viewers, 2020). fuboTV intends so as to add interactivity to its streaming expertise with the launch of a predictive free-to-play gaming app in Q3 2021.
Fubo Gaming Inc., a subsidiary of fuboTV Inc., expects to launch Fubo Sportsbook, a complete sports activities and leisure expertise by way of sports activities betting and interactive gaming, in This autumn 2021, topic to acquiring requisite regulatory approvals.
About Marquee Sports activities Community
Marquee Sports activities Community is collectively owned by Sinclair Broadcast Group, Inc. and the Chicago Cubs. For extra info, go to www.marqueesportsnetwork.com/about, comply with the community on social media at @WatchMarquee and obtain the Marquee Sports activities Community app.
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