Comcast SportsNet To Televise Wizards’ Preseason Game At Brooklyn On OCT. 15

September 27, 2012

Bethesda, Md. (Sept. 27, 2012) – Comcast SportsNet Mid-Atlantic, the region’s leading source for multiplatform sports coverage, has announced the addition of the Washington Wizards’ preseason game at Brooklyn on Oct. 15 (7:30 p.m.) to the team’s previously announced 2012-13 regional television schedule. The game is the Nets’ first at Barclays Center in Brooklyn.

Comcast SportsNet’s live coverage of the Wizards’ upcoming NBA season now includes four preseason games and all 82 regular-season contests. The network’s Wizards schedule tips off with the team’s preseason home opener against New York on Oct. 11 (7 p.m.), with regular-season coverage beginning with their Oct. 30 opener at Cleveland (7 p.m.)

Comcast SportsNet Mid-Atlantic – the official sports network of the Washington Redskins, Baltimore Ravens, Washington Capitals, Washington Wizards, D.C. United, Atlantic Coast Conference and Colonial Athletic Association – delivers more than 500 live sporting events per year, along with Emmy Award-winning news, analysis and entertainment programming, to more than 4.7 million homes throughout the District of Columbia, Maryland and Virginia. Comcast SportsNet’s digital portfolio, highlighted by CSNwashington.com and CSNbaltimore.com, is the region’s leading source for online sports news and information.

NBC Sports Regional Networks, part of the NBC Sports Group, consists of 14 local networks that deliver more than 2,400 sporting events annually along with breaking news and comprehensive analysis to more than 50 million cable and satellite homes. The NBC Sports Regional Networks are: Comcast SportsNet Bay Area, Comcast SportsNet California, Comcast SportsNet Chicago, Comcast SportsNet Mid-Atlantic, Comcast SportsNet New England, Comcast SportsNet Northwest, Comcast SportsNet Philadelphia, SNY, CSS, Comcast Sports Southwest, and Comcast SportsNet Houston (launching October 2012). NBC Sports Regional Networks also manages NECN (New England Cable News), the nation’s largest regional news network, and The Comcast Network, based in Philadelphia and Washington, which delivers community-oriented programming. For more information, see ComcastSportsNet.com.