NBC Sports launches on Apple TV, but cable is required for live streams
NBC Sports Live Extra is the newest “channel” available on Apple TV, and it promises to deliver over 3,000 live streams to viewers each year. Arriving in time for the ongoing Stanley Cup playoffs, the Live Extra app is now available on Apple’s set-top box as well as Roku’s product lineup. NBC says you’ll see much more than hockey in the months ahead; Live Extra will stream the upcoming Summer and Winter Olympics, Sunday Night Football (plus NBC’s pre-season and post-season NFL coverage), the PGA Tour, the Premier League, and original programming. This marks the first time NBC Sports’ app has arrived on TVs. Previously it was only available on smartphones, tablets, and from the web.
But watching live sports will require an…
Source:: The Verge