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Friday, October 25th, 2019
NBC SPORTS’ NEWEST DIGITAL SERIES ‘OFF THE DRIBBLE’ DEBUTS TODAY
New NBA-Focused Series Premieres on NBC Sports’ YouTube Channel
STAMFORD, Conn. – Oct. 25, 2019 – NBC Sports’ newest digital series “Off the Dribble,” debuts today on NBC Sports’ YouTube Channel. The NBA-focused show premieres alongside the start of the NBA season this week, and will premiere every Friday throughout the year.
Hosted by content creator and NBA fanatic Jacques Slade, “Off the Dribble” dives into all things NBA each week. From sneakers to burner accounts, the show will cover all things in the modern NBA, with a classic nostalgic vibe. Slade will be joined by a variety of correspondents, including fashion experts, athletes across the League, and a range of YouTube personalities. Each ten-minute episode will explore and break down the biggest trends and viral content across the Internet.
In the premiere episode, Slade covers all the action from the start of the NBA season, including the Clippers’ win for LA over the Lakers, the best fashion looks, and more. He is also joined by sneaker and NBA maven Russ Bengston to dive into the latest trends and news around the league.
“Off the Dribble’ is produced by the NBCUniversal Digital Lab in partnership with NBC Sports Digital, and is available on NBC Sports YouTube Channel, NBCSports.com and the NBC Sports app.
Click here to watch the premiere episode.
About NBC Sports Digital
A division of NBC Sports Group, NBC Sports Digital provides sports fans with live streaming of premier events that air on NBC, NBCSN, Golf Channel, Olympic Channel: Home of Team USA, Telemundo, including the Olympics and Sunday Night Football; sport-specific websites that provide 24/7 news, scores and updates, including Mike Florio’s ProFootballTalk and Peter King’s Football Morning in America; best-in-class fantasy sports information through Rotoworld, the No. 1 fantasy sports information site; hyper-local coverage via websites and apps for the nine NBC Sports Regional Networks; and NBC Sports Gold, NBC Sports’ direct-to-consumer live streaming product that offers fans extensive access via 14 individual sport ‘passes.’ NBC Sports Digital also owns and operates Playmaker Media, a technology service that provides end-to-end support for companies in need of best-in-class live streaming and VOD solutions. The Yahoo! Sports-NBC Sports Network, a digital content and promotional partnership, constantly ranks among the most-trafficked digital properties in all of sports.
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