Indianapolis, IN. The American Basketball Association (ABA) www.abalive.com
today announced that it has signed an agreement with ESPN to carry 40 games on ESPN3 beginning in November. “We are very excited to be a part of the ESPN family for our regular season,” stated ABA CEO Joe Newman. “The success we had with the Final Eight from Shreveport on ESPN3 (www.WatchESPN.com
) was tremendous. And now fans will have an opportunity to see fast-paced, exciting ABA professional basketball every week.”
The games will be televised on Saturday nights and Sunday evenings beginning Saturday, November 8th and Sunday, November 9th. The times, schedules and teams will be announced later.
ESPN3 is ESPN’s live multi-screen sports network, a destination that delivers thousands of exclusive sports events annually. It is accessible online at www.WatchESPN.com
, on smart phones and tablets via the WatchESPN app and streamed on televisions through ESPN on Xbox LIVE to Gold members, Apple TV and Roku. The network is currently available to more than 85 million homes at no additional cost to fans who receive their high-speed internet connection or video subscription from an affiliated service provider. The network is also available at no cost to approximately 21 million U.S. college students and U.S.-based military personnel via computers, smart phones and tablets connected to on campus educational and on-base military broadband and Wi-Fi networks.