Universal Sports Inks Multiyear Deal For Carriage On TWC Sports Tier
Universal Sports signed a multiyear distribution deal with Time Warner Cable that will put the channel on the provider’s sports tier. It is the first national cable agreement Universal Sports has negotiated. It has agreements with Dish and DirecTV, but its other cable deals are with regional providers. The channel, owned by Leo Hindery’s InterMedia Partners, specializes in airing Olympic sports.