MSG NETWORKS AND DIRECTV TEAM UP TO MAKE “MSG GO” AVAILABLE TO DIRECTV SUBSCRIBERS IN TIME FOR 2017/18 NBA AND NHL SEASONS
New York, NY – September 21, 2017 – MSG Networks Inc. (NYSE: MSGN) and DIRECTV announced today that “MSG GO,” MSG Networks’ live streaming and video on demand platform, will be available to DIRECTV subscribers who receive MSG Networks as part of their pay television subscription in time for the upcoming NBA and NHL seasons.
With access to “MSG GO”, DIRECTV subscribers will be able to stream the same, award-winning MSG Networks coverage of the New York Knicks, New York Rangers, New Jersey Devils, New York Islanders, Buffalo Sabres, New York Liberty and New York Red Bulls that they enjoy as part of their pay television subscription on their supported smartphone, tablet or personal computer. MSG GO also includes pre- and post-game shows, as well as access to current and past episodes from MSG Network’s slate of award-winning original programming.
“We are pleased to expand our relationship with DIRECTV to include MSG GO, which provides DIRECTV subscribers with access to all of MSG Networks’ live game content, including our unparalleled lineup of NBA and NHL games in time for the upcoming seasons, as well as our other award-winning programming wherever they are,” said Adam Levine, executive vice president, business affairs and distribution, MSG Networks.
“DIRECTV customers want a simple and quick way to get the sports content they want, virtually wherever and whenever they want it,” said Chris Lauricella, AT&T Entertainment Group. “With a simple authentication, our customers will be able to enjoy MSG Networks content while on the go.”
Subscribers with a supported smartphone or tablet can download the free “MSG GO” app by visiting the App Store or the Google Play store. On computers, customers may visit MSGGo.com.