Sinclair buys Fox Sports North, other sports channels from Disney

/Sinclair buys Fox Sports North, other sports channels from Disney

Sinclair buys Fox Sports North, other sports channels from Disney

Sinclair Broadcast Group Inc., the nation's largest operator of local television stations, is buying into cable television in a big way through a $10.6 billion dollar deal for Walt Disney Co.'s regional sports networks, a portfolio that includes Fox Sports North in the Twin Cities. The companies announced the deal, which gives Maryland-based Sinclair (NASDAQ: SBGI) broadcasting rights to more than 42 Major League Baseball, National Hockey League and National Basketball Association teams, on Friday. "This…

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