FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Tuesday, November 13th, 2018
NBC SPORTS GOLD’S “BLAZERS PASS” RETURNS FRIDAY, NOV. 23 WHEN TRAIL BLAZERS VISIT WARRIORS
Less Than One Week Left to Take Advantage of “Blazers Pass” at Special Rate of $31.50 – Price Increases Nov. 20
Pass Features 15 Trail Blazers Road Games Selected from Fan Voting
New for this Season: Pre- and Post-Game Coverage; Full Replays for all 15 Games; and “Trail Blazers Raw” Recap Show for All Games Beginning Friday, Nov. 23
STAMFORD, Conn. – November 13, 2018 – NBC Sports Gold’s “Blazers Pass” returns Friday, November 23, when the Blazers visit the defending two-time NBA Champion Golden State Warriors. Fans have less than one week left to purchase “Blazers Pass” at the special discounted price of $31.50 (through Nov. 19). The pass will be available for its regular price of $34.99 starting November 20. The streaming product allows fans residing in Portland Trail Blazers territory access to 15 Blazers road games during the 2018-19 NBA season.
The pass is only available to fans in Blazers Territory, as determined by NBA rules. Fans can visit http://www.NBCSports.com/Blazers to check whether the pass is available in their area, and to purchase the product.
The pass also features enhanced content, including pre- and post-game shows, full replays for all 15 games, as well as Trail Blazers Raw recap shows for all games beginning November 23 and throughout the regular season, at the same price as last season. NBC Sports Northwest will continue to present its traditional TV offering and streaming via “TV Everywhere” of 76 Blazers games for the 2018-19 season, including the 15 games also available via “Blazers Pass.”
This season’s “Blazers Pass” schedule is highlighted by two games against the defending NBA Champion Golden State Warriors; a matchup with LeBron James and the Los Angeles Lakers; a meeting with the 2017-18 NBA MVP James Harden and the Houston Rockets; a rematch from the 2018 NBA Playoffs against Anthony Davis and the New Orleans Pelicans, and games against top teams from the East, including the Boston Celtics, Philadelphia 76ers, and Toronto Raptors.
The full 2018-19 “Blazers Pass” schedule:
- Nov. 23 at Golden State
• Dec. 2 at San Antonio
• Dec. 11 at Houston
• Dec. 27 at Golden State
• Jan. 13 at Denver
• Jan. 21 at Utah
• Jan. 22 at Oklahoma City
• Feb. 11 at Oklahoma City
• Feb. 23 at Philadelphia
• Feb. 27 at Boston
• Mar. 1 at Toronto
• Mar. 15 at New Orleans
• Mar. 16 at San Antonio
• Apr. 1 at Minnesota
• Apr. 9 at L.A. Lakers
For all Trail Blazers games beginning November 23, “Blazers Pass” subscribers will have access to all NBC Sports Northwest’s Trail Blazers Raw recap show. Trail Blazers Raw allows fans to experience the highs and lows of each game day in a condensed 30-minute game recap show. It includes the storylines headed into the game, a fast-paced recap with game highlights, and added analysis of the game’s key moments. In all, fans will be able to watch more than 60 episodes of Trail Blazers Raw this season.
“Blazers Pass” is part of NBC Sports Gold’s suite of direct-to-consumer live streaming products available on desktop, mobile, tablets and connected TV devices. NBC Sports Gold is available on Apple iOS, Android, Apple TV V4, Amazon Fire TV, Roku, Chromecast and online at NBCSportsGold.com. NBC Sports Gold is powered by Playmaker Media, NBC Sports Digital’s technology service which provides end-to-end support for companies in need of best-in-class live streaming and VOD solutions.
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