New York, NY – October 4, 2017 – MSG Networks Inc. (NYSE: MSGN) and Charter Communications (NASDAQ: CHTR) announced today that “MSG GO,” MSG Networks’ live streaming and video on demand platform, is available to Charter’s Spectrum subscribers who receive MSG Networks as part of their pay television subscription in time for the NBA and NHL seasons.
With this agreement, “MSG GO” is distributed by all of MSG Networks’ major distributors.
With “MSG GO,” Spectrum subscribers will now have access to the same MSG Networks programming they enjoy as part of their pay television subscription on their smartphone, tablet or personal computer. This includes live game 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, along with more in-depth team programming such as pre-and post-game shows, and current and past episodes from MSG Networks’ slate of original programming.
“We are pleased to expand our partnership with Spectrum to include ‘MSG GO,’ which provides sports fans with access to all of MSG Networks’ live NBA and NHL game content, as well as our award-winning original programming, wherever they are,” said Adam Levine, executive vice president, business affairs and distribution, MSG Networks. “We look forward to providing Spectrum subscribers in New York City, Western and Upstate New York and other areas within the MSG Networks footprint with access to MSG Networks’ coverage of their favorite teams on their preferred devices.”
“We are pleased to partner with MSG Networks in giving customers the ability to watch their favorite New York teams live on the go, “ said Tom Montemagno, Executive Vice President of Programming Acquisition for Charter Communications. “This is a great example of our ongoing commitment to provide customers with greater flexibility in how they enjoy content across multiple platforms.”