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Evolution of the Game of Basketball


Clyde Drexler

Houston Rockets

The Evolution of the Game. From peach baskets to parquet floors, from tape-delay broadcasts to live streaming on mobile, sports have grown by leaps and bounds over the decades. Today, talent from across the globe clamors to play a game like basketball. Technology has played a critical role in growing the game globally, panelists will share how the athletes, media and sponsors have leveraged technology to engage fans beyond borders & grow a sport such as basketball into a premier global sport.

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Primary Entry: Music Badge, Platinum Badge, Film Badge, Interactive Badge
Format: Panel
Event Type: Session
Track: Sports
Level: Intermediate