RCN Launches SportsNet New York in High Definition

RCN
Corporation announced that SportsNet New York (SNY), the 24/7 regional
sports network featuring the New York Mets and New York Jets, will now be
available in High Definition (HD), appearing on RCN Channel 735.

“We’re
excited to deliver coverage of the New York Mets and New York Jets to our
customers in HD that puts them right in the middle of all the action,” said RCN
Vice President and General Manager Anthony Ontiveros. “SNY in HD provides the
best in sports programming in vivid detail and crisp sound and is a valuable
addition to RCN’s channel lineup.”

SNY
features regular season Mets games, pre- and post game shows and several
Mets-related programs. As the official year-round television home of the New
York Jets, it also showcases Jets-related programming content including:
exclusive in-season and off-season programming with unprecedented access to
Jets players, coaches and management. In addition, SNY telecasts SportsNite,
its signature nightly sports news show, and features other professional and
collegiate sports, such as Big East and Big Ten basketball and football games,
classic sports and event programming, and exclusive interview and magazine
programs.