App provides fastest access to scores and news from all major professional & college sports
FT. LAUDERDALE, FL. OCT. 25, 2010: CBS Sports Mobile today launched a new application for BlackBerry® smartphones providing users with the fastest access to scores and news from each of the major professional and collegiate sports. The free CBS Sports BlackBerry app will provide scores and coverage of the following sports: NFL, College Football, MLB, NBA, College Basketball, NHL, Golf, Tennis, and Auto Racing. The CBS Sports BlackBerry app will also provide access to Fantasy football and baseball news and updates.
The CBS Sports BlackBerry app opens to display the current day’s scoreboard and can be personalized to only show the sports each user is most interested in. Users can then toggle through all major professional and collegiate sports, with each sport immediately featuring a scoreboard at the top of each section. Additional news and content for each sport, including NFL updates from the CBSSports.com RapidReports network is also available.
“With the NFL and college football in full swing, along with postseason baseball and the start of the NBA and NHL seasons, there isn’t a better time to provide mobile sports fans with an app to stay on top of all the scores and news,” said Rob Gelick, SVP and General Manager, CBS Mobile.
The CBS Sports BlackBerry app is supported by all BlackBerry devices, from the 8300 series and above.
BlackBerry users can download the app by visiting the BlackBerry App World on their handset and searching for “CBS Sports.” Additionally, users can download the app by entering the following address in a BlackBerry browser: www.cbssports.com/allsportsbbapp