Linacre Media is an official broadcast partner of the NBA and serves as the primary production partner for the Westchester Knicks and Delaware 87ers of the NBA Development League, in addition to packaging numerous other pro/college athletics events for platforms like the Madison Square Garden Network, ESPN3 and the Campus Insiders Network. Linacre Media has produced events for the NBA, the BIG EAST Conference, the Atlantic 10 Conference, the Patriot League, the Ivy League, the Northeast Conference, the Metro Atlantic Athletic Conference, professional boxing promoters, the ABA, the FXFL, St. John’s University and the CUNYAC.
Bolstered by experienced personnel, state-of-the-art digital broadcast equipment and H.D. mobile units based out of New York City and the Northeast, Linacre Media specializes in the creation of broadcast-quality, cost-efficient digital-to-digital and digital-to-broadcast television networks, on-site live H.D. digital production/packaging/distribution and H.D. video hardware/software procurement.
Because of recent breakthroughs in digital production and transmission technology – and a mastery of the hardware, software, infrastructure and personnel needs by Linacre Media to fully capitalize on that breakthrough – college conferences, universities and professional teams throughout the country are in a position to engage in groundbreaking digital broadcast operations.
Taking advantage of the proliferation of national multimedia, multi-screen platforms like ESPN3, FOX Sports GO and NBC Sports Live EXTRA – and the need for original content for those platforms to be distributed via television (Smart TVs, Apple TV, Xbox Live), personal computer, tablet and smartphone to national audiences across America – Linacre Media can help sports organizations and the networks themselves develop technically-efficient, cost-effective broadcast packages and agreements that yield significant opportunities for exposure, education and revenue.
Linacre Media was born out of national-leading 60-game ESPN3 packages for St. John’s University (N.Y.) in 2012-13 and 2013-14. St. John’s would go on to set a national standard with an average of 85 ESPN3 broadcasts per year originating from its campus. Linacre Media is a full-service consulting and production services company that specializes in:
- Creation of Digital-to-Digital and Digital-to-Broadcast Networks.
- On-Site Live H.D. Digital Production/Packaging/Distribution.
- Hardware/Software Procurement.