Evoca scores a slam dunk with Portland Trail Blazers

  • Evoca TV is nextgen broadcast partner of Rip City from this season
  • In addition, Evoca provides fans with real-time stats while watching matches on Evoca

BOISE, Idaho and PORTLAND, Ore. (September 22, 2022) – Evoca, a revolutionary next-gen television service, and the Portland Trail Blazers today announced a new multi-year deal appointing Evoca as the next-gen broadcast provider for the Pacific Northwest NBA team. The multi-year “Rose City Partnership” will start with the start of the 2022/23 basketball season. Trail Blazers games are available on Evoca through ROOT Sports Northwest.

In addition, Evoca is offering subscribers a new interactive experience where fans can access real-time player, game and team stats while following the Trail Blazers on ROOT Sports Northwest. Subscribers to the NextGen service can toggle the new feature on and off while watching the Trail Blazers live on Evoca.

Evoca began broadcasting in Portland in May 2022, offering live sports, entertainment, news and lifestyle programming, as well as select video-on-demand channels for $25 per month plus receivers and without a contract. Portland Evoca subscribers also have access to ROOT Sports Northwest, making it the most affordable way to catch Trail Blazer action all season long.

“Our mission at Evoca is to make live sports, news and programming accessible and affordable for local communities across the country,” he said Todd Achilles, CEO and co-founder of Evoca. “As a native Oregonian, I couldn’t be more excited about not only bringing Trail Blazers games to more homes across Oregon, but also providing a better, more interactive experience for fans watching the game on Evoca.”

Evoca’s multi-year, multi-faceted Rose City partnership with the Trail Blazers will ensure fans throughout the greater Portland area, as well as in Evoca’s recently added markets – Bend, Eugene, Medford/Klamath Falls and Southwest Washington – have the most affordable way to watch the games of the See Trail Blazers.

“We are pleased to add EvocaTV as our official NextGen broadcast provider,” he said Andrea Bailey, EVP & Chief Revenue Officer, Portland Trail Blazerss. “Evoca offers fans an innovative and affordable way to watch Trail Blazers games throughout the season. This Rose City affiliate deal will bring Rip City action to more fans and foster an important partnership in a fast-growing space.”

Evoca harnesses the power of ATSC 3.0 – America’s newest TV standard – to offer subscribers unmatched audio and video clarity through its proprietary receiver. Evoca combines broadcast and streaming to offer subscribers a seamless and affordable way to receive local sports, news and entertainment channels live. Trail Blazer fans can sign up for Evoca at https://evoca.tv/oregon/.

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