Affiliates Eye Payment for NBA Losses

November 2011
Multichannel News;11/21/2011, Vol. 32 Issue 44, p8
The article reports on the demand of regional sports networks (RSNs) for the compensation of the loss of the 2011-2012 season of the National Basketball Association (NBA) League. It notes that the loss of 20 contests prompted the RSNs to ask for a rebate of some of their license fees back from distributors. It is noted that on November 14, 2011, the NBA Players Association has rejected the final offer of the league.


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