Launched on iPhone in 2014, and Android this year, Chat Sports is the leading sports media brand for mobile. Complemented by a staff of full-time writers and hundreds of nationwide contributors, Chat Sports produces thousands of original articles across all major American sports each month. With its unique curation technology, Chat Sports also delivers millions of fans over 250,000 unique pieces of sports content each month from 2,000+ sources.
Chat Sports is the only personalized news and scores product on the market that allows fans to share content seamlessly with friends. It also provides the fastest available live scores, stats, and play-by-play. Integrated with Facebook and featuring real-time social reading, the Chat Sports smart newsfeed is the only social sports experience.
A loyal following of millions of users
News from thousands of trusted sources
News and scores for hundreds of teams, and counting
Chat Sports became a member of the Sports Illustrated Network in September 2015. The partnership between Chat Sports and Time Inc.’s Sports Illustrated Group allows for the cross-pollination of content across both companies’ digital networks. “Chat Sports is a hot young company, and we’re thrilled to be working with it,” explained SI Digital GM Patty Hirsch. “Working with Chat Sports naturally syncs with our strategy to diversify the SI Digital network.”
With the unique opportunity of Super Bowl 50 being hosted in nearby Santa Clara, Chat Sports and the Super Bowl 50 Host Committee formed a partnership in 2015 to host a series of Minds Behind the Game panel events. The "Road to SB50" welcomed Host Committee CEO Keith Bruce, NFL SVP of Events Peter O'Reilly and San Francisco 49ers COO Al Guido, among others.
Opened July 1, 2016, Chat Sports Studios forged the path for new media across emerging platforms. As the first sports property to embrace Facebook Live, Chat Sports is pioneering new technology for full-suite production on the brand new medium. The Studio produces dozens of videos per week for Facebook Live and Periscope, reaching more monthly viewers than many cable TV networks.