SpectrumMarch 8, 2017
Spectrum SportsNet LA to Simulcast 10 Dodgers Games on KTLA5
LOS ANGELES, CA – Spectrum Networks today announced it has secured an agreement to broadcast 10 Dodgers games on KTLA5. KTLA5, Tribune Broadcasting’s Los Angeles television station, is available on Channel 5. Spectrum customers have 24/7 access to SportsNet LA.
Spectrum SportsNet LA’s simulcast game coverage on KTLA5 will begin with the Dodgers matchup vs. the San Diego Padres on Wednesday, April 5 starting at 6:30 PM. SportsNet LA and KTLA5 will simulcast a total of 10 games during the first five weeks of the season, including the April 12 game at Chicago against the Cubs starting at 5 PM PT. The final game simulcast on SportsNet LA and KTLA5 will be Sunday, May 7 starting at 1 PM PT when the Dodgers travel to San Diego to take on the Padres. *Times listed above represent when coverage begins on KTLA5.
KTLA5 will also air SportsNet LA’s flagship pregame show, Access SportsNet: Dodgers, on April 5 (vs. Padres), April 18 (vs. Rockies), May 3 (vs. Giants) and May 7 (at Padres). In addition, KTLA5 will air the live pregame ‘Vin Scully Ring of Honor Ceremony’ in its entirety on Wednesday, May 3 starting at 6 PM PT.
SportsNet LA and Dodgers games are exclusively available on Charter’s Spectrum service and other distributors are not expected to carry SportsNet LA this season.
Dodgers Games Simulcast on Spectrum SportsNet LA and KTLA5
Wednesday, April 5 6:30 PM vs. San Diego Padres
Sunday, April 9 12:00 PM at Colorado Rockies
Wednesday, April 12 5:00 PM at Chicago Cubs
Sunday, April 16 1:00 PM vs. Arizona Diamondbacks
Tuesday, April 18 6:30 PM vs. Colorado Rockies
Wednesday, April 19 7:00 PM vs. Colorado Rockies
Sunday, April 23 1:00 PM at Arizona Diamondbacks
Sunday April 30 1:00 PM vs. Philadelphia Phillies
Wednesday May 3 6:00 PM vs. San Francisco Giants
Sunday, May 7 1:00 PM at San Diego Padres
*times listed represent when coverage begins on KTLA5.
About Spectrum Networks
Spectrum Networks is a series of 24/7 news and sports networks owned and operated by Charter Communications, Inc., a leading broadband communications company and the second largest cable operator in the United States. Spectrum Networks carry distinct, comprehensive, and exclusive local programming on 44 networks across 14 states. More information on the network is available at spectrumsportsnet.com.
About Tribune Media
Tribune Media Company (NYSE: TRCO) is home to a diverse portfolio of television and digital properties driven by quality news, entertainment and sports programming. Tribune Media is comprised of Tribune Broadcasting’s 42 owned or operated local television stations reaching more than 50 million households, national entertainment network WGN America, whose reach is approximately 80 million households, Tribune Studios, and a variety of digital applications and websites commanding 60 million monthly unique visitors online. Tribune Media also includes Chicago’s WGN-AM and the national multicast networks Antenna TV and THIS TV. Additionally, the Company owns and manages a significant number of real estate properties across the U.S. and holds a variety of investments, including a 32% interest in CareerBuilder, LLC and a 31% interest in Television Food Network, G.P., which operates Food Network and Cooking Channel. For more information please visit www.tribunemedia.com.
Spectrum SportsNet LA
Stacey Mitch 347.931.4146 Stacey.Mitch@charter.com
Gary Weitman 312-222-3394 Gweitman@tribunemedia.com
Jessica Bellucci 212-210-2626 Jessica@tribunemedia.com