Time Warner: We’re close. Big Ten: No, we’re not.
The Other Paper wrote Time Warner: We’re close. Big Ten: No, we’re not.
by Jeff McCallister / October 11, 2007
The Big Ten Network’s battle with Time Warner Cable has been fought in the press from the start. Now—with WOW cable picking up BTN and fans learning that two remaining Ohio State football games will air only on the fledgling network—the two sides’ spinners are sending radically different messages about the state of negotiations.
Listening to officials from BTN and Time Warner assess the ongoing negotiations, you’d swear they were talking about entirely different meetings.