BT Sport secures UK broadcast rights to NBA
LONDON (AP) - The NBA is returning to British television.
BT Sport secured exclusive U.K. broadcast rights to NBA games in a multi-year deal announced Thursday. Terms were not disclosed.
NBA games were broadcast last season in Britain by Sky Sports and ESPN.
BT launched three channels in August after securing a share of English Premier League soccer rights. It recently outbid Sky for Champions League rights starting in 2015.
Sky holds the main rights to NFL games in Britain.
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