Sinclair Reaches Retrans Deal With NCTC
Includes carriage of Tennis Channel
December 22, 2017
BALTIMORE—Sinclair Broadcast Group and the National Cable Television Cooperative have announced they have come to terms on a multi-year retransmission agreement. The deal will allow NCTC member companies to opt-in to the deal.
NCTC will now represent more than 2 million ABC, CBS, NBC and Fox subscribers in Sinclair’s markets, as well as 700,000 CW and MYTV subscribers. In addition, carriage of the Sinclair-owned Tennis Channel was part of the agreement.
NCTC has more than 850 independent cable/broadband operator members.