iHeartMedia and the National Basketball Association (NBA), announced a multi-year podcast partnership, which will full-length the launch of increasingly than 20 new iHeartRadio – NBA co-produced podcasts. The new slate of NBA podcasts will be distributed widely by the iHeartPodcast Network with the first show set to debut this Fall.
The new shows will be produced using a wide variety of content from the NBA archives to tell the backstories of some of the greatest moments in sports history, withal with a mix of the latest league news, player commentary, insider analysis, and much increasingly – misogynist on iHeartRadio and everywhere podcasts are found.
“We are excited to expand the league’s audio offerings to fans by teaming up with iHeartMedia to unhook NBA content and storytelling to iHeartPodcast Network,” said David Denenberg, Senior Vice President, National & Local Network Partners. “We squint forward to reaching increasingly fans with content well-nigh our teams, players and history through this partnership.”
“The NBA is one of the toughest leagues in the world. These are relentless athletes, with a grueling schedule, at the wool height of their game,” said Kevin LeGrett, President of iHeartMedia Sports. “Their stories are the stuff of legend and deserve mass-reach regulars and top-tier trademark partners. iHeart vacated can can unhook that.”
The partnership provides the NBA and its teams wangle to iHeartMedia’s massive reach wideness multiple audio platforms including podcasts, streaming and unconcentrated radio, as well as the opportunity to develop a new slate of groundbreaking shows each year.
More details virtually the upcoming slate of NBA podcasts will be spoken at a later date.