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Twitter agrees rights for streaming MLB, NHL matches

Tuesday 26 July 2016 | 09:42 CET | News
Twitter announced it will live stream weekly out-of-market games from Major League Baseball (MLB) and the National Hockey League (NHL). 120 Sports, the OTT network, will also produce an exclusive, nightly multi-sports highlights show called 'The Rally' to be streamed live on Twitter. The MLB, NHL and 120 Sports streaming rights come through Twitter's new partnership with MLBAM. The once-per-week live streams of out-of-market MLB and NHL games will be available free to logged-in and logged-out Twitter users in the US. MLB games also will be available worldwide, except in select international

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