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The NBA Has All The Games You Need On Christmas Day

It’s the most wonderful time of the year. Five specially gift-wrapped games featuring the league’s best matchups, and holly, jolly cheer to the very last buzzer beater. ‘Tis the season for the NBA on Christmas Day. The multi-platinum performing artist Normani sings our take on a holiday classic, as we see what happens when the magic of the season hits the court. Tune into ABC and ESPN on Christmas Day. Visit NBA.com for schedules.

12:00pm/et: BOS/TOR, ESPN

2:30pm/et: MIL/PHI, ABC

5:00pm/et: HOU/GSW, ABC

8:00pm/et: LAC/LAL, ABC/ESPN

10:30pm/et: NOP/DEN, ESPN

Win A Copy Of Once Upon A Time…In Hollywood

Quentin Tarantino’s Once Upon a Time… in Hollywood visits 1969 Los Angeles, where everything is changing, as TV star Rick Dalton (Leonardo DiCaprio) and his longtime stunt double Cliff Booth (Brad Pitt) make their way around an industry they hardly recognize anymore. The ninth film from the writer-director features a large ensemble cast and multiple storylines in a tribute to the final moments of Hollywood’s golden age.

Arriving December 10th is a limited 4K Ultra HD Collector’s Edition of the film, sure to make any Tarantino fan’s holiday wish list. Premium collectible packaging will contain a 7” vinyl record with two of the soundtrack’s grooviest tunes (complete with turntable adapter), a collectible vintage poster for the Rick Dalton film Operazione Dyn-o-mite! and an exclusive new MAD Magazine parody of the Rick Dalton TV series “Bounty Law,” Lousy Law. The collector’s edition is available for pre-order today from Amazon.com, Walmart.com, BestBuy.com and Target.com.

The 4K Ultra HD, Blu-ray, DVD and digital releases come loaded with even more sights and sounds of the ‘60s, featuring over twenty additional minutes of footage that delves deeper into world of Rick Dalton’s Hollywood. The 4K Ultra HD, Blu-ray and digital include an additional behind-the-scenes look at the film’s production design, cinematography, costume design, cars and more.

Collectors will also be delighted by exclusive packaging and gifts-with-purchase offered at retail for the film’s Blu-ray release. These include “Rick Dalton” movie poster cards available at Walmart, a vintage-style film magazine with over 26 never-before-seen production photos available at Target and a collectible steelbook available at Best Buy. All exclusive offerings are available for pre-order today.

To win a cop all you have to do is tweet at me over at @ArtEddy3 your favorite actor in Once Upon a Time… in Hollywood. Good luck.

Press Your Luck With Jackpot

Box Score makes simple to play games that change the way you experience LIVE Sports.The newest Box Score Game is Jackpot. The game launched in the Spring. PlayJackpot.tv Jackpot was created to simplify the gambling experience. Not only is it FREE, but players don’t have to deal with odds, spreads, over/unders, Moneylines, Parlays, teasers, etc. For Jackpot, just answer a simple question.Players love having skin in the game but the risk of losing your shirt in sports gambling is too much for some. Jackpot is a fun, engaging way to make LIVE sports more exciting AND to bring home a mountain of cash for FREE. There are Jackpot moments throughout the week.

Moments where sports fans are excited for the game to start. Maybe this is the game where they win the Jackpot!Jackpot questions range from Football to pop culture events like Game of Thrones.Jackpot is web-based with no download necessary. Just go to PlayJackpot.tv. You just need to verify your identity (with email or phone) in order to get paid.Jackpot is a simple game that appeals to casual and die hard sorts fans alike.Jackpot wants to be the go-to for casual sports gamblers. “What is the Jackpot question for Monday Night Football?”

Get A Behind The Scenes Look At El Camino

Take a behind the scenes look at the Netflix television event El Camino: A Breaking Bad Movie. This film reunites fans with Jesse Pinkman (Emmy-winner Aaron Paul).  In the wake of his dramatic escape from captivity, Jesse must come to terms with his past in order to forge some kind of future. This gripping thriller is written and directed by Vince Gilligan, the creator of Breaking Bad. The movie is produced by Mark Johnson, Melissa Bernstein, Charles Newirth, Diane Mercer, Vince Gilligan and Aaron Paul, in association with Sony Pictures Television.

It has also been announced that Matt Jones and Charles Baker will reprise their roles as Jesse’s delinquent friends Badger and Skinny Pete in El Camino.

Check it out here.

Attentions Simpsons Fans You Need To See This

Twentieth Century Fox Home Entertainment has announced THE SIMPSONS: THE COMPLETE SEASONS 1-20 LIMITED EDITION. The collection, containing every episode from the series’ first twenty seasons, will be available on December 3, 2019.

Journey to Springfield to witness the adventures of Homer, Marge, Bart, Lisa and Maggie from their humble and heartwarming beginnings in “Simpsons Roasting on an Open Fire” and through all of the wild adventures of their first twenty seasons, featuring iconic episodes such as “Marge vs. The Monorail,” “Bart the General,” “You Only Move Twice” and the legendary two-parter, “Who Shot Mr. Burns?” The beloved series won 34 Emmys® and introduced the world to several celebrated guest appearances by fan favorites including Kelsey Grammer as the criminal mastermind, Sideshow Bob, Glenn Close who brilliantly played Homer’s loving and sweet mother, Mona Simpson and Albert Brooks as the evil genius, Hank Scorpio.

In total, 1,000 copies of THE SIMPSONS: THE COMPLETE SEASONS 1-20 LIMITED EDITION will be created, with 500 available at Best Buy, and another 500 available at Amazon.com. The collection is currently available for pre-order and will be available on December 3, 2019.

Did You Feel The Force Today?

On Triple Force Friday, eBay – the largest Star Wars store in the galaxy – is celebrating five decades of the saga’s history by releasing 100 rare and retro collectibles and merchandise at www.eBay.com/StarWars. From rare comics signed by Harrison Ford and Carrie Fisher to an original movie banner from the 1977 premiere and a Funko Pop! signed by Adam Driver, eBay has something available for every type of Star Wars fan.

The full list can be found at www.eBay.com/StarWars.

The Walking Dead Whiskey To Debut At NYCC

Good enough for the living, and sought after by the deadThe Walking Dead Kentucky Straight Bourbon Whiskey— a limited-edition release celebrating the critically acclaimed comic book series—hits shelves in October ahead of New York Comic Con. Consumers 21+ can get their hands on a bottle by visiting their local spirits retailer, or experiencing the excitement of the new bourbon whiskey during New York Comic Con next week:

The Last Bar on Earth: Diehard whiskey and The Walking Dead fans—whether you are joining the comic festivities or not—are invited to experience a post-apocalyptic world with whiskey and walkers, of course, on Friday, Oct. 4 and Saturday, Oct. 5 at 23 W 24th St. New York, NY 10010 from noon- 6 p.m.

Robert Kirkman, creator of The Walking Dead comic series, will be signing autographs beginning at 1 p.m.

Walker Contest: Coming to New York Comic Con? Test your zombie apocalypse survival skills for the chance to win a Spirits of the Apocalypse walker holding your place in line for NY Comic Con. US Only, 21+ & attending NYCC on 10/5/19. For more info, visit @thewalkingdead on Twitter.

Long Live The Bat

New York City will be a glow on Saturday night when two icons unite for Batman Day celebrations on September 21st.

To honor 80 years of The Dark Knight, the spire of New York’s Empire State Building will shine Batman Yellow and across the East River in Brooklyn, the Bat-Signal will be projected on the west side face of the Domino Sugar Refinery.

The global celebration of Batman Day will reach 13 cities on six continents as Bat-Signal projections will also happen in Johannesburg on the Leonardo Building and Rome’s Roma Termini, announced today by DC and Warner Bros.

The cities will join previously announced celebrations taking place around the world in Los Angeles, Tokyo, Berlin, London and more. To see one of the projections in person, all that is required is to go outside shortly before 8 p.m. local time in cities set to light up their skies. The complete list of cities marking Batman Day with Bat-Signal projections are:

  • Melbourne at Fed Square
  • Tokyo at MAGNET by SHIBUYA109 at Shibuya Scramble Crossing
  • Johannesburg at The Leonardo Building
  • Berlin at Potzdamer Platz 11
  • Rome at Roma Termini
  • Paris at Galeries Lafayette
  • Barcelona at Museu Nacional d’Art de Catalunya
  • London at the Senate House
  • São Paulo at Itaúsa – LMB
  • Montreal at Complex Dupuis
  • New York at the Domino Sugar Refinery
  • Mexico City at Torre Reforma
  • Los Angeles at Los Angeles City Hall

Fans can follow the festivities with the new interactive Batman Bat-Tracker. As cities flip the switch illuminating the famous insignia, the Batman Bat-Tracker will mirror the real-time projections. Additional information on Bat-Signal celebrations and Batman Day activations can be found at Batman80.com.

Get Ready For Another Rambo Movie

Almost four decades after he drew first blood, Sylvester Stallone is back as one of the greatest action heroes of all time, John Rambo. Now, Rambo must confront his past and unearth his ruthless combat skills to exact revenge in a final mission. A deadly journey of vengeance, RAMBO: LAST BLOOD marks the last chapter of the legendary series.

Rambo: Last Blood— In theaters September 20, 2019. Sylvester Stallone, Paz Vega, Sergio Peris-Mencheta, Adrianna Barraza, Yvette Monreal, Genie Kim aka Yenah Han, Joaquin Cosio, and Oscar Jaenada.

PUMA Getting Into ESports

Sports company PUMA and gaming gear company PLAYSEAT have developed revolutionary seating for active gamers, building on PLAYSEAT’s innovation and PUMA’s extensive ergonomic and material research to turn gaming into an active experience.

The PLAYSEAT | PUMA game seat, which was presented at Europe’s leading digital gaming trade fair Gamescom in Cologne, will allow gamers to maintain an active, correct sitting position with total freedom of movement and complete control.

Using high-tech, breathable materials developed by PUMA, the game seat adapts to players’ positions as they get immersed in the on-screen action, while remaining comfortable even after many hours of play. It does not matter whether you are a top-level esports athlete, a console gamer, a mobile gamer or just watching your favorite show. With ultimate control at the core of its development, the game seat ensures that players and users of all levels, ages, shapes and sizes can find their ideal sitting position.