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Sinclair sports net inks hockey broadcast deal

|About: Sinclair Broadcast Group, ... (SBGI)|By:, SA News Editor

American Sports Network -- a unit of Sinclair Broadcast Group (SBGI +0.6%) -- has made deals with top college hockey conferences to broadcast up to 30 games each year.

The Friday broadcasts, of hockey in the Big Ten and other conferences, will appear on Sinclair broadcast stations and affiliate partners of ASN.

Sinclair, seeking more of its own content, recently entered into talks to acquire the Tennis Channel.

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