Feature Request - Sports scraper

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freddy12 Offline
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Is there any plans for this scraper to be like tv shows and movies? would be great if it works the same be a section in kodi that says sports and has all the games of nba and ufc available
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(2015-04-18 12:46)freddy12 Wrote:  Is there any plans for this scraper to be like tv shows and movies? would be great if it works the same be a section in kodi that says sports and has all the games of nba and ufc available

This is currently being discussed here http://forum.kodi.tv/showthread.php?tid=216044... The addon kind of works like that. Sports isn't currently a media type that Kodi uses like Movies or TV Shows... So when it's ready I'm planning on making a custom Main Menu Item that starts the addon form the main menu. Enen92 has made great strides with the addon I suggest checking it out http://forum.kodi.tv/showthread.php?tid=216044 .
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any chance of adding the previous world cups to this db, akin to this http://www.reddit.com/r/xbmc/comments/27...mc/ciaotru
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@zag, sorry to bother you.
I am trying to get events on "my database" to list. Can you explain what the difference is between event thumb and event fanart? I understand that poster is like movie posters but I can't see fit for an event thumb, specially with that huge resolution (720p).

Can you provide some examples of events with this type of art defined on thesportsdb?
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As already mentioned some posts ago, I would prefer the thumb in the standard size of 500x281 pixels as it usually used for TV shows

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Yes, that's what I think as well. For lower dimension images priority is given to event fanart, then if fanart is not available -> thumb, then probably user defined priority fanart (stadium, hometeam fanarts, league fanart...). I will ignore thumbs as fanart in my addon. Will use it (if available) only for smaller images.
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(2015-04-26 17:31)Ovokx Wrote:  As already mentioned some posts ago, I would prefer the thumb in the standard size of 500x281 pixels as it usually used for TV shows

Sure agreed!

See here for an example

http://www.thesportsdb.com/event/447361
http://www.thesportsdb.com/event/441755
(This post was last modified: Yesterday 17:11 by zag.)
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Thanks Smile I'm almost finishing the event listing stuff. Those events will certainly help
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