The Post reports Diamond Sports pays $450 million in interest payments on its bet, which is more than double its annual revenue from the networks.
"The partnership renewal with Bally Sports Indiana allows Pacers and Fever fans to access the basketball content they love however they choose to consume it,” said...
Diamond Sports, which owns 21 regional sports networks mostly under the Bally Sports brand, has as much as $8 billion in operating debt.
"Pathetic, Bally, read the room! You suck!"
“I'm ecstatic to join forces with some of my favorite journalists and be part of a publication I've been devouring for decades — in the greatest...
At Sinclair, Angus oversaw the distribution of the Bally Sports (formerly Fox) regional sports networks and Sinclair’s television stations and Tennis Channel.
"The timeline is good news to cord-cutters that are sports fans. DirecTV Stream is the only streaming service that carries the Bally Sports regional networks."
“It would drive me nuts if I couldn’t watch those games.”
The service would launch with broadcasts for five MLB teams - the Royals, Rays, Brewers, Marlins, and Tigers.
RSNs were counting on live baseball games to fill up their primetime and daytime schedules, to sell air time to their advertising partners.