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Sinclair Broadcast And DirecTV Reach Agreement

BALTIMORE, Feb. 28, 2013 /PRNewswire/ – Sinclair Broadcast Group, Inc. (NASDAQ:SBGI), the “Company” or “Sinclair,” is pleased to announce that it has reached agreement with DirecTV on a new retransmission consent agreement and has entered into a short-term extension of its existing agreement in order to allow the parties to enter into a formal agreement. As a result, DirecTV will continue to carry all of our stations. We thank our viewers for their patience and support during these negotiations.

About Sinclair:
Pro forma for pending transactions, Sinclair Broadcast Group, Inc., the largest and one of the most diversified, independent television broadcasting companies, owns and operates, programs or provides sales services to 112 television stations in 61 markets. Sinclair’s television group reaches approximately 29.8% of U.S. television households and is affiliated with all major networks. The Company regularly uses its website as a key source of Company information and can be accessed at

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3 Responses

  1. Ian says:

    Does this mean ROH on DirecTV…if so…sweet…now the only question is will it be available on our current packages.

  2. Zack says:

    It doesn’t even matter now if they are on TV. The product sucks now. It is so far from the glory days of ROH with Gabe. It is embarrassing and looks cheap as hell.

    Sinclair both saved and then killed ROH.

  3. George says:


    You have no idea as to what are you are talking about? Since Cornette left the company everything has been excellent. You must not watch the product….it’s a damn good thing Gabe isn’t running the company now…he currently runs a spot fest with no story telling. At least ROH tells stories.

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