Sacramento, Calif. – Today, Sport Techie released it's annual list ranking teams and their technology endeavors. This year, the Sacramento Kings claimed the top spot on the list.
This year the Kings have:
- Created a new standard with the world’s most advanced and connected sports and entertainment venue, Golden 1 Center
- Debuted the NBA’s largest videoboard and the first to feature 4K Ultra HD resolution and clarity
- Developed an unprecedented dual-mode team and venue app, crafted by a industry-leading, in-house technology team
- Tipped off the NBA season with dual virtual reality broadcasts and capitalized on emerging trends, including hosting a Pokemon Go Meetup
In 2017, Kings Owner and Chairman Vivek Ranadivé will continue advancing the team’s mission and sharing the team’s best practices at premiere technology conferences, including CES in January and will headline a session at SXSW in March.
“We’re constantly using technology in exciting and innovative ways to enhance the fan experience,” said Kings Owner and Chairman Vivek Ranadive. “This is a tremendous honor and we hope to inspire more teams and organizations to embrace technology to redefine the way fans experience sports and entertainment.”
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