Powered by

NBC Sports Network picks up subscribers

Mar 3, 2017 - New York Business Journal

NBC Sports Network is in more homes than ever before, an unusual feat at a time when most other cable sports networks are dropping millions of subscribers per year.

Thanks to a new deal with DirecTV, which moved the channel to a more widely distributed tier, NBCSN jumped to a distribution figure of around 85 million homes, a figure that puts it on par with Fox Sports 1 and just a couple of million behind ESPN and ESPN2.

The most recent Nielsen report has NBCSN in 82 million homes, wh

Sign up for unrestricted access to 200+ subscription services.
Already have an account? Click here to login.

RelSci News & Alerts gets you:

  • 5 free articles a month from top subscription outlets like the Financial Times, New York Times, and Washington Post
  • Competitive business intelligence through daily data updates
  • Custom feeds on target high-value individuals, companies, industries, and topics delivered straight to your inbox