SOURCE: NeuLion, Inc.

NeuLion, Inc.

NeuLion, Inc.

April 05, 2011 14:03 ET

Team National Selects NeuLion's IPTV Platform to Deliver Live and On-Demand Broadcast Service via Team National TV

Offers Vast Library of Live Channels and Team National Video-On-Demand Content for Its Members

PLAINVIEW, NY--(Marketwire - April 5, 2011) - NeuLion, Inc. (TSX: NLN), the multi-platform broadcast technology company, today announced that it is working with Team National, a nationwide direct selling company, to create Team National TV, an IPTV television service for Team National's members.

The new Team National TV will deliver dozens of linear channels of television programming including Fox News, CBS College Sports, Hallmark Movie Channel, Fox Business, and many others. Content will be delivered to Team National's audience of over 300,000 members via NeuLion's IPTV set top box. 

In addition, Team National TV will also feature a Team National video-on-demand channel, updated with weekly content, featuring numerous videos showcasing the many products and services that Team National TV offers its independent marketing directors (IMDs). Team National, with its own production studios and staff, will be able to easily produce new videos to communicate new offerings and special deals to its IMDs.

"Working with NeuLion, Team National was able to do something truly unique -- offer a package of television channels and content specifically chosen to appeal to our IMDs across the U.S. Team National members can save significantly per year from their current cable bill with this new broadcast service," said Phil Chrysler, Executive Vice President, Team National. "In addition, Team National TV will allow us to easily and quickly communicate via video with all the IMDs that we work with across the U.S."

"Team National TV perfectly highlights NeuLion's capabilities. We worked with Team National to deliver a customized selection of television programming to a targeted and highly engaged audience," said Marc Sokol, Executive Vice President at NeuLion. "This platform also offers Team National a new means to transform how effectively they communicate with their members."

NeuLion's IPTV service is the leading platform to deploy set top box based services for networks, including KyLinTV (Chinese), TV-Desi (South Asian), and Sky Angel (Christian). NeuLion continues to build a reputation and deployment strategy for customers outside of sports, with key customers Dish Network and SundanceNow. The company remains focused on continued expansion for entertainment, variety, ethnic and cable networks and video content aggregators. 

Team National plans to add more channels to its digital service in the near future. To learn more about Team National and Team National TV please visit www.saveandearnmore.com.

About Team National
Team National is a coast-to-coast, multi-million dollar direct selling company with a unique opportunity to both save and earn money. There are approximately 300,000 members and Independent Marketing Directors with hundreds of thousands of customers all around the US. Team National has been named in the Direct Selling News Top 100 Global Direct Selling companies.

About NeuLion
NeuLion, Inc. (TSX: NLN) is a multi-platform broadcast technology company that enables its partners to stream and monetize digital broadcast content. Consumers can view and interact with this content on any Internet-enabled device. NeuLion works with internationally recognized brands, including the NHL, the NFL, the NBA, UFC and NCAA Division I schools and conferences, KyLinTV (Chinese), ABS-CBN (Filipino), Talfazat and Talfazat-ART (Arabic), TV-Desi (South Asian), Sky Angel (Christian), Dish Network and SundanceNow. Partner content can be viewed via the Internet on PCs, mobile devices, Internet- enabled TVs, gaming consoles, on the television through NeuLion's set top boxes as well as other consumer accessories. NeuLion's corporate headquarters are based in New York. For more information visit www.neulion.com

Forward-Looking Statements
Certain statements herein are forward-looking statements and represent NeuLion's current intentions in respect of future activities. These statements, in addressing future events and conditions, involve inherent risks and uncertainties. Forward-looking statements can be identified by the use of the words "will," "expect," "seek," "anticipate," "believe," "plan," "estimate," "expect," and "intend" and statements that an event or result "may," "will," "can," "should," "could," or "might" occur or be achieved and other similar expressions. Forward-looking statements involve significant risk, uncertainties and assumptions. These factors should be considered carefully and readers should not place undue reliance on the forward-looking statements. Although the forward-looking statements contained in this release are based upon what management believes to be reasonable assumptions, NeuLion cannot assure readers that actual results will be consistent with these forward-looking statements. These forward-looking statements are made as of the date of this release and NeuLion assumes no obligation to update or revise them to reflect new events or circumstances, except as required by law. Many factors could cause NeuLion's actual results, performance or achievements to be materially different from any future results, performance or achievements that may be expressed or implied by such forward-looking statements, including: our ability to realize some or all of the anticipated benefits of our partnerships; general economic and market segment conditions; our continued relationships with our content partners; competitor activity; product capability and acceptance rates; technology changes; foreign exchange risk; interest rate risk; and credit risk. A more detailed assessment of the risks that could cause actual results to materially differ from current expectations is contained in the "Risk Factors" section of NeuLion's most recent annual report on Form 10-K available on www.sec.gov and filed on www.sedar.com as well as in NeuLion's most recent annual MD&A filed on www.sedar.com.

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