Select home games available on TWC TV for customers in Maine and New Hampshire

PORTLAND, ME – January 12, 2009 – Couldn’t score tickets to the next Maine Red Claws home game? Thanks to a partnership between the Red Claws, the NBA D-League and Time Warner Cable of New England, you’ll be able to watch the team’s exciting pro hoops action from the comfort of your living room.

Beginning this Friday, Jan. 15, Time Warner Cable will broadcast selected Maine Red Claws home games from the Portland Expo live throughout its service area in Maine and New Hampshire on TWC TV. In most areas TWC TV can be found on Channels 9, 12 or 21. The broadcast schedule is below.

“The Maine Red Claws is one of the hottest tickets in town, and we’re thrilled to put our customers in the center of the action by making these live home games available on Time Warner Cable’s TWC TV,” said Keith Burkley, Regional Vice President of Operations, Time Warner Cable of New England. “Watching basketball is longstanding tradition here in New England, so I’d especially like to thank Red Claws President Jon Jennings, Coach Austin Ainge and the NBA for making available this broadcast for the thousands of basketball fans in our viewing audience.”

“This arrangement will benefit our fans tremendously,” said Jon Jennings, President and General Manager of the Maine Red Claws. “Red Claws fans have packed the Expo for every single home game, making it an incredible atmosphere to watch – and play – games. Now basketball fans from around the region who might not be able to make it to the Expo will also be able to see what all the excitement is about, thanks to Time Warner Cable.”

Live broadcast schedule for home games: *
Friday, January 15 vs. Springfield 8 p.m.
Friday, January 22 vs. Austin 7:30 p.m.
Friday, January 29 vs. Erie 7:30 p.m.
Weds., February 10 vs. Austin 7:30 p.m.
Weds., February 24 vs .Fort Wayne 7:30 p.m.
Friday, March 12 vs . Iowa 7:30 p.m.
Friday, March 19 vs .Albuquerque 7:30 p.m.
Friday, April 2 vs. Fort Wayne 7:30 p.m.

*All games are on TWC TV. Check local listings for channel locations. In most areas TWC TV can be found on Channels 9, 12 or 21.