|[October 28, 2013]
Korean-Language Secondary Audio Programming for Lakers Games Returns for Second Season on Time Warner Cable SportsNet
EL SEGUNDO, Calif. --(Business Wire)--
Korean-language Secondary Audio Programming (SAP (News - Alert)) for Lakers games on
Time Warner Cable SportsNet will return for a second season, with the
first live telecast on Lakers Opening Night, Tuesday, October 29, at
7:30 p.m. Time Warner (News - Alert) Cable Sports has partnered with Radio Seoul on the
Korean-language audio broadcast.
"We heard from an overwhelming number of Korean-American Lakers fans
last year who were excited to finally watch Lakers games in their own
language and are proud to continue Korean SAP on Time Warner Cable
SportsNet this season," said Mark Shuken, Senior Vice President/General
Manager, Time Warner Cable Sports Regional Networks. "Time Warner Cable
SportsNet and Time Warner Cable Deportes connect with fans on a whole
new level by speaking to them in their language and through fan-driven
programming that connects them directly to the team."
Korean SAP will be available for all live Lakers games and "Encore+"
games airing on the network. Commentary will be provided by the
experienced Korean-language team of Paul Lee, Young Don Lee, Sang Yeol
Moon and Kun Young Shon. More information about the Korean announcers
can be found at http://www.twcsportsnet.com/Korean-SAP.
Time Warner Cable SportsNet's Korean SAP remains the first-ever for
English-language television and Time Warner Cable Deportes, Time Warner
Cable SportsNet's sister network, is also the nation's first-ever
Spanish-language regional sports network.
About Time Warner Cable SportsNet and Time Warner Cable Deportes
Time Warner Cable Sports operates Southern California's two newest
regional sports networks - Time Warner Cable SportsNet and Time Warner
Cable Deportes - which launched on October 1, 2012. Through their
exclusive partnerships with the Los Angeles Lakers, LA Galaxy, Los
Angeles Sparks and the California Interscholastic Federation (CIF),
the 24/7, high-definition networks each deliver more than 180 live
events per year plus extensive team coverage and behind-the-scenes
access unlike anything fans have seen before. Time Warner Cable Deportes
is the nation's first-ever Spanish-language regional sports network,
with commentary, programs and a perspective created uniquely for
Spanish-speaking sports fans of all nationalities. For more information,
visit www.twcsportsnet.com and
Follow the networks on Twitter (News - Alert) @TWCSportsNet
and on Facebook (News - Alert) at www.facebook.com/TWCSportsNet and
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