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Basketball Fans Win with Comcast and the Houston Rockets

Comcast today announced “The Rockets Experience with XFINITY Sweepstakes” for Houston-area basketball fans. The sweepstakes will give four Houston-area fans the opportunity to high-five the Rockets’ players during the pre-game player introductions and lower-level tickets to the March 4 game when the Rockets take on the Miami Heat.

Rockets XFINITY Sweepstakes Team Huddle (Photo: Business Wire)

Rockets XFINITY Sweepstakes Team Huddle (Photo: Business Wire)

The four lucky fans will also enjoy dinner before the game at the Toyota Center’s Red and White Bistro, have access to the Lexus Lounge and receive four $100 gift certificates to the Houston Rocket’s retail store.

“We are excited to offer XFINITY and Rockets’ fans a chance to meet and greet some of their favorite basketball players,” said Ralph Martinez, Senior Vice President for Comcast's Houston Region. “Our community and sports partnerships offer our customers unique opportunities, such as this, to get an up-close look at some of the best players in the NBA.”

Weekly winners will also be selected at random throughout the sweepstakes and rewarded with prizes including autographed basketballs and framed photos, and gift certificates to the Houston Rocket’s retail store.

To be eligible to win the XFINITY Sweepstakes package, fans must “Like” the Comcast Houston Region Facebook page, and complete the entry form. The contest began on February 1, and a winner will be chosen at random the week of February 24.

About Comcast Corporation:

Comcast Corporation (Nasdaq: CMCSA, CMCSK) is a global media and technology company with two primary businesses, Comcast Cable and NBCUniversal. Comcast Cable is the nation's largest video, high-speed Internet and phone provider to residential customers under the XFINITY brand and also provides these services to businesses. NBCUniversal operates 30 news, entertainment and sports cable networks, the NBC and Telemundo broadcast networks, television production operations, television station groups, Universal Pictures and Universal Parks and Resorts. Visit for more information.

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