NBA agrees Prasar Bharati deal, remains without live broadcaster in India

NBA Commissioner Adam Silver with Sports Minister of India, Kiren Rijiju during game in Mumbai on October 5, 2019 (Photo by Joe Murphy/NBAE via Getty Images)

The NBA has agreed a deal with Indian public-service broadcaster Prasar Bharati for rights to show classic content, documentaries, game highlights and public service announcements.

The content will be shown on Prasar Bharati's sports television channel Doordarshan Sports and its YouTube channel Prasar Bharati Sports. It includes the Hardwood Classics and Marquee Matchups series, as well as NBA championship videos and NBA TV specials. Prasar Bharati began showing the content last week.

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