Integra Telecom gets spot on Portland Trail Blazers roster

On the cusp of the NBA playoff season, Integra Telecom has secured the service provider position on the Portland Trail Blazers basketball team. Integra will provide Ethernet and other broadband service to the team to enable online streaming of content and video to the fans that access the Trail Blazers' Web sites. Under the terms of the agreement, Northeast Portland, Ore.-based Integra will also become a corporate team partner.

"As the cornerstone of the Rose Quarter complex and a neighbor of Integra, we see this as a great fit and we're pleased to be involved with the team on many levels," said Dudley Slater, CEO of Integra Telecom.  

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