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Charter To Halt Operations Of Florida RSN Spectrum Sports

Published in SportsBusiness Daily on 07 / 28 / 17

Charter Communications "will cease TV operations" of Florida's Spectrum Sports network "after the high school football season ends." The channel, available to Charter customers in the Tampa and Orlando areas, "produces more than 5,000 hours of high school sports programming each year." A Charter spo...

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