Pointstreak Partners with Russian Hockey Federation to Provide 2007 IIHF World Championship Statistics
April 27, 2007
Toronto, Ontario – Pointstreak.com Inc. is pleased to announce a strategic partnership with the Russian Hockey Federation to provide real-time scoring and statistical coverage of the 2007 IIHF World Championship in Moscow and Mytischi, Russia.
For the first time in the history of the World Championships, online coverage of all games will be presented in the Russian language using Pointstreak’s patented real-time scoring and statistical technology.
Through the combined efforts of representatives from the Russian Hockey Federation and Pointsreak.com Inc., Russian hockey fans can now follow action from the World Championships live, on the official Russian Hockey Federation site, www.fhr.ru.
Statistical coverage of the World Championship will play an important role in Pointstreak's ongoing efforts to demonstrate the value of its system to European hockey communities, their fans and media partners.
“We are extremely excited to give hockey fans in Russia another way to experience the World Championships. Using modern technology, Russian hockey fans are now able to become more engaged with the game itself, regardless of their location, through this unique interactive experience,” states Scott Secord, President/CEO of Pointstreak.