|DIRECTV Offers First in a Series of NBA Games in HDTV|
|Home Theater News What Is On In HD News|
|Written by AVRev.com|
|Friday, 14 February 2003|
Following its transmission of the first NBA All Star game telecast in HDTV last Sunday, DIRECTV, has just announced it will offer several live NBA games in HDTV, beginning this weekend Sunday, Feb. 16 at 9:30 p.m. ET. with the New York Knicks at Los Angeles Lakers game. The HDTV broadcast is part of expanded programming on NBA TV.
DIRECTV will carry the games, at no charge for its HDTV-equipped customers, on DIRECTV channel 198. The games in HDTV are part of an expanded series of weekly live NBA games and new original programming on NBA TV.