Regional Openings for Comcast

Umstead, R. Thomas; Reynolds, Mike
February 2005
Multichannel News;2/28/2005, Vol. 26 Issue 9, p3
Reports on the opportunity for Comcast Corp. to compete for the stakes in the non-New York area regional sports network of Cablevision Systems Corp. once the financial restructuring of the Regional Programming Partners, in which Cablevision and News Corp. hold respective shares, is completed. Assets that will be owned by the two companies after the restructuring is finalized; Reason for selling the regional sports network of Cablevision, according to Kagan Associates sports analyst John Mansell; Cities in the U.S. in which Comcast has regional sports business networks.


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