ENGLEWOOD, Colo., and PHILADELPHIA – DISH Network L.L.C. and Comcast Sports Group have reached a carriage agreement to return Comcast SportsNet California to the DISH Network lineup. The companies also agreed to terminate all pending arbitration proceedings at the Federal Communications Commission.
“We are pleased we have reached a fair deal with Comcast SportsNet California to restore its coverage of the Sacramento Kings, San Jose Sharks, Oakland A’s and other sporting events to our customers. DISH Network will continue to work hard to offer the best value and experience in pay television,” said Dave Shull, senior vice president of Programming at DISH Network.
“DISH Network is an important distribution partner, and this agreement ensures that DISH Network customers receive the best local sports programming in Northern California,” said Comcast Sports Group President Jon Litner.
Financial terms of the agreement were not disclosed.