) meeting consumers demand for everything sports, from stats and games to news and commentary. The site is a comprehensive platform of products and services that brings together breaking sports news, social media tools, user generated content, fantasy sports games and multimedia applications to create the ultimate community-oriented destination.OPEN Sports
is led by Mike Levy, the founder of CBS SportsLine.com
, Rob Phythian, the founder of Fanball.com
, and other key executives and advisors. OPEN Sports’ mission is to serve every sports fan with a next-generation experience that is guided by a user-first philosophy. Leveraging its cutting-edge platform, OPENSports.com is delivering a new approach to sports entertainment that enables fans to connect, inform and participate in a passionate community through its deep content, diverse programming and new and innovative applications
users will be able to compete against other passionate fans with next-generation fantasy sports games. In addition, users have the ability to participate in a new kind of social experience around gameday, get the latest sports news and information from the best national and local sources, and keep their friends and other sports fans informed by uploading relevant videos, photos and stories. Users can even become their own sports editor – organizing and seeing the content most relevant to them.