NBA LEAGUE PASS Teams Up With LodgeNet and On Command

- New Agreements Provide NBA LEAGUE PASS Subscription Package to Hotel Guest Rooms –

SECAUCUS, N.J., SIOUX FALLS, S.D., and DENVER, Jan. 9 /PRNewswire/ — NBA LEAGUE PASS has entered into multi-year agreements with LodgeNet Entertainment Corporation and On Command Video Corporation to offer basketball fans the ultimate viewing experience by including NBA LEAGUE PASS in their guest room interactive entertainment lineup.

The arrangement enables travelers to purchase NBA LEAGUE PASS per day or per stay and watch their favorite teams, players, or matchups (subject to local blackout guidelines).

NBA LEAGUE PASS is a regular season package that provides subscribers with up to 40 NBA regular season games a week affording fans the opportunity to catch the best match-ups of the evening. Games included in NBA LEAGUE PASS are in addition to those available on ABC, TNT, NBA TV, ESPN, ESPN2 and local networks (such as a regional sports network and/or over-the-air station).

“We are delighted to offer the benefits of NBA LEAGUE PASS to hotel and resort clientele through our association with LodgeNet and On Command,” said Merritt Paulson, Senior Director NBA LEAGUE PASS.

About LodgeNet:

LodgeNet Entertainment Corporation ( is the world’s largest provider of interactive television and broadband solutions to hotels, including resort and casino hotels, throughout the United States and Canada as well as select international markets. These services include on-demand movies, music and music videos, on-demand videogames, Internet on television, and television on-demand programming, as well as high-speed Internet access, all designed to serve the needs of the lodging industry and the traveling public. LodgeNet provides service to more than one million interactive guest pay rooms and serves more than 6,000 hotel properties worldwide. LodgeNet estimates that approximately 275 million travelers annually have access to LodgeNet’s interactive television systems. LodgeNet is listed on NASDAQ and trades under the symbol LNET.

About On Command:

On Command Video Corporation ( is a leading provider of in-room entertainment technology to the lodging and cruise ship industries. On Command is a wholly-owned subsidiary of Liberty Media Corporation (NYSE:L) (NYSE:LMCB) . On Command entertainment services include: on-demand movies; television Internet services using high-speed broadband connectivity; television email; short form television features covering drama, comedy, news and sports; video games; and music-on-demand services through Instant Media Network, a majority-owned subsidiary of On Command and the leading provider of digital on-demand music services to the hotel industry. All On Command products are connected to guest rooms and managed by leading edge video-on-demand navigational controls and a state-of-the art guest user interface system. The guest menu system can be customized by hotel properties to create a robust platform that services the needs of On Command hotel partners and the traveling public. On Command and its distribution network services more than 1,000,000 guest rooms, which touch more than 300 million guests annually. On Command’s direct served hotel properties are located in the United States, Canada, Mexico and Spain. On Command distributors serve cruise ships operating under the Royal Caribbean, Costa and Carnival flags. On Command hotel properties include more than 100 of the most prestigious hotel chains and operators in the lodging industry including, Accor, Adam’s Mark Hotels & Resorts, Fairmont, Four Seasons, Gaylord Hotels (Gaylord Palms, Gaylord Texan, Gaylord Opryland and Gaylord Hotel at Opryland), Hilton Hotels Corporation, Hyatt, Intercontinental Hotels Group (Inter-Continental, InterContinental Buckhead, Crowne Plaza and Holiday Inn), Loews, Marriott (Courtyard, Renaissance, Fairfield Inn and Residence Inn), New York Palace Hotel, Radisson, Ramada, Starwood Hotels & Resorts (Westin, Sheraton, W Hotels and Four Points), and Wyndham Hotels & Resorts.

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