Dallas Stars Sign New FOX Sports Southwest Deal
By Community | October 21, 2014
NHL team Dallas Stars has signed a new long-term television rights agreement with FOX Sports Southwest.
Under the new agreement, FOX Sports Southwest will be the exclusive regional television partner of the Dallas Stars and will facilitate the broadcast of all regionally televised Stars regular-season games. FOX Sports Southwest will also broadcast select first-round Stars games of the Stanley Cup Playoffs.
“For over 20 years, FOX Sports Southwest has brought Stars hockey to our loyal fans in North Texas and across the entire region,” Dallas Stars Owner and Governor Tom Gaglardi said. “The expansive reach of the network allows us to connect with our fans outside of the state of Texas and grow the great game of hockey across the Southwest.
“As our young team continues to grow into a perennial Stanley Cup contender, we are thrilled to be continuing this great partnership for many years to come.”
FOX Sports Southwest Senior Vice President and General Manager Jon Heidtke, said: “We’re pleased to continue our longstanding relationship with the Dallas Stars.
“The Stars have been a cornerstone of our network for over two decades and have provided viewers many memorable moments. They’re an exciting team to watch. We look forward to bringing more games to passionate Stars fans and growing the team’s fan base across the Southwest region.”