Sportitalia Renews Euroleague Basketball Rights

By Community | October 8, 2012

Euroleague Basketball and Sportitalia have announced that the Italian sports network will remain an official Turkish Airlines Euroleague broadcaster for the next three seasons.

The new agreement means that Sportitalia will have been the Euroleague broadcast partner in Italy for six years at the conclusion of the new contract. Sportitalia will air live games and news footage on three of its stations, viagra buy Sportitalia, Sportitalia2 and Sportitalia 24. 

Starting this season, Sportitalia will have the rights to broadcast live all three Italian teams in the Turkish Airlines Euroleague – Montepaschi Siena, EA7 Emporio Armani Milano and Mapooro Cantu – in addition to other games throughout the season. By season’s end, Sportitalia stations will have brought an estimated 100 games, live or delayed, to Italian viewers. 

“Continuing this strong relationship with Sportitalia means that Euroleague Basketball retains a truly professional broadcaster with basketball in its DNA,” said Andrea Bassani, Euroleague Basketball’s Director of Television & New Media Rights. “Best of all, due to Sportitalia’s devotion to our competition, Italian fans will continue to get the very best coverage possible.” 

Sportitalia 24 will deliver all the latest Euroleague news and will also feature the official weekly Euroleague magazine on the weekends.