AT&T SportsNet, the TV home of the Vegas Golden Knights regional game telecasts, announced today they have come to an agreement for DISH to carry Vegas Golden Knights live regular season games, pre- and post-game shows and other ancillary programming in Nevada, as well as parts of California and Mohave County, Arizona.
The regional sports network will become available to subscribers in those areas beginning October 6, 2018. These Vegas Golden Knights regular season games, pre- and post-game shows and other ancillary programming will also be coming to existing DISH customers in Utah who subscribe to AT&T SportsNet.
“We are very excited for DISH to offer our games to their customers for what we expect to be an exciting second season of NHL Hockey in Las Vegas”, said Vegas Golden Knights President Kerry Bubolz. We would like to thank AT&T SportsNet and DISH for their commitment and dedication to reaching an agreement in time for the Vegas Golden Knights game against the Minnesota Wild at 5.00 pm PT on AT&T SportsNet on Saturday October 6.”
“We are excited to announce this deal with DISH and bring the Vegas Golden Knights games to its customers in Las Vegas and surrounding areas,” said Nina Kinch, Vice President of Affiliate Relations for AT&T Sports Networks. “With the Vegas Golden Knights making it to the Stanley Cup Finals in their inaugural season, there is a high level of excitement for the team’s upcoming season and we are looking forward to DISH subscribers having access to this programming.”
The extensive line-up of more than 73 LIVE Vegas Golden Knights telecasts will be available to local area DISH customers who subscribe to America’s Top 120+, 200 and 250, as well as DishLATINO Dos and DishLATINO Max. Schedule is subject to change.
AT&T SportsNet also televises Mountain West Conference football and basketball games, which will include UNLV and University of Nevada.