Today, smartphone technology has been embraced fervently by hockey sport fraternities to make the players, fans and management better informed and to enhance the relationships between the different stakeholders of a hockey game.
Among the smartphones these days, Apple’s iPhone is recognized as one of the forerunners in the smartphone business so many users own iPhones these days all over the world. The below are some of the common iPhone apps in use when it comes to hockey:
Score Mobile app – This is the mini Heaven for hockey fans who like to keep track of tally’s for sport junkies. It supports hockey push alerts where you can be notified when a game starts and ends depending on what you decide. Also, it keeps track of the changes breaks and the points that are awarded during the game.
NFL ’12 – This is a very interactive app that helps its users to get relevant information about their favorite teams and players. It allows a high extent of customization depending on the information you wish to receive. Hockey stakeholders who wish to get information on the highlights, scores, news and video files of hockey games should have this app on their phones.
NHL GameCenter â?? This is another app that all fans should have since it gives specific information regarding upcoming events, contests, news and statistics. You can tailor it to spotlight your favorite team in terms of prioritizing information related to it. It also relays information on tactics as well as critiques that are posted.
ESPN ScoreCenter â?? This offers information on statistics and scores and gives you a total access to videos, analysis and latest information in the major sports and games.
Sports Illustrated Front Row – Gives you detailed information, close up photos and in depth analysis from key games. The profiles of the team players are also available for access.
You can also catch the latest news about the sport via other media like the dailies over the internet which provide headline information and breaking news pieces in the world of hockey and other sports. Live updates and scores for major sports games are also available online so you can always follow a game even when you are not physically there.
Some people love hockey but find it hard to follow up on their favorite sport due to their time schedules. Although this article is written to feature only iPhone apps, if you own another brand of smartphones, there are also plenty of other smartphone apps developed for your phone such as an Android or a BlackBerry that can keep you well-informed when it comes to the hockey games that you want to follow. So all you have to do is just search through your smartphone’s app center and you can easily find one to help you with this! All in all, for the Apple’s users, with the above iPhone apps, there are certainly no excuses for you to say that it is hard to be in the know when it comes to your hockey games!
Todayâ??s guest post is contributed by Joshua Bing. When he is not busy working, he enjoys playing icehockey with his friends. He likes writing about sports and technology in his free time.
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