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Feb 28, 2017

MSG Networks Announces 2017 New York Red Bulls Telecast Schedule

MSG Networks to Telecast 19 Games in the 2017 Season 

Starting Saturday, April 1 at 8:30 p.m. vs. Houston on MSG

All MSG Networks' telecasts will also be available on MSG GO

NEW YORK, Feb. 28, 2017 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- MSG Networks Inc. (NYSE:MSGN) and Major League Soccer's New York Red Bulls have unveiled the official telecast schedule for the 2017 season. MSG Networks will televise 19 of the MLS team's 34 regular season matches. 

MSG Networks' first Red Bulls telecast will be on Saturday, April 1 when the Red Bulls take on Houston at Red Bull Arena. Coverage gets underway at 8:00 p.m. with a 30-minute pregame show on MSG Network.

All Red Bulls games televised on MSG Networks will also be live streamed on MSG GO, MSG Networks' live streaming and video on demand platform for smartphones, tablets and computers. MSG GO enables fans, whether at home or on-the-go, to watch all of MSG Networks' live Red Bulls game telecasts. MSG GO is available to subscribers of participating television providers who receive MSG Networks as part of their pay television subscription.

MSG Networks, which has been the regional television home of the Red Bulls (previously the Metro Stars) since 1996, will telecast pregame coverage for all MSG Networks' produced games and postgame coverage for all MSG Networks' produced home games. Emmy Award-winning broadcaster Steve Cangialosi returns for his 10th season as the team's play-by-play announcer and 16th season covering the Red Bulls, while former New York and Olympic goalkeeper Shep Messing starts his 17th season as game analyst. Host and sideline reporter Tina Cervasio will be back for her 10th season covering the Red Bulls. Games will also be made available in Spanish with SAP featuring broadcaster Ernesto Motta calling the games.

The Red Bull's remaining 15 regular season matches will be shown by MLS national television partners.

The Red Bulls' full television schedule is below (Home Games in BOLD at Red Bull Arena).

 
2017 NEW YORK RED BULLS
MSG NETWORKS TELECAST SCHEDULE*
DateOpponentGame TimeNetwork
MarchSunday5at Atlanta United FC7:30 PMFOX Sports 1
 Saturday11COLORADO RAPIDS4:00 PMUniMás
 Sunday19at Seattle Sounders FC7:00 PMFOX Sports 1
 Saturday25REAL SALT LAKE4:00 PMUniMás
      
AprilSaturday1at Houston Dynamo8:30 PMMSG
 Sunday9at Orlando City SC4:00 PMESPN
 Saturday15D.C. UNITED7:30 PMMSG
 Saturday22COLUMBUS CREW SC7:30 PMMSG
  Saturday29Chicago Fire7:30 PMMSG
      
MayWednesday3at Sporting Kansas City8:30 PMMSG
 Saturday6at Philadelphia Union7:00 PMMSG
 Sunday14LA GALAXY6:00 PMFOX Sports 1
 Friday19TORONTO FC7:30 PMMSG
 Saturday27NEW ENGLAND REVOLUTION7:30 PMMSG
      
JuneSaturday3at Montreal Impact7:30 PMMSG
 Sunday18at Philadelphia Union5:00 PMESPN
 Saturday24NEW YORK CITY FC1:30 PMFOX
      
JulyWednesday5at New England Revolution7:30 PMMSG
 Wednesday19SAN JOSE EARTHQUAKES7:30 PMMSG
 Saturday22at Minnesota United FC4:00 PMESPN
 Saturday29MONTREAL IMPACT7:30 PMMSG
      
AugustSunday6at New York City FC 6:00 PMFOX Sports 1
 Saturday12ORLANDO CITY SC7:30 PMMSG
 Sunday20at Portland Timbers8:00 PMFOX Sports 1
 Friday25NEW YORK CITY FC7:00 PMESPN
      
September Saturday2at FC Dallas9:00 PMUniMás
 Saturday9at Chicago Fire4:00 PMUniMás
 Sunday17PHILADELPHIA UNION1:00 PMESPN
 Saturday23at Columbus Crew SC7:30 PMMSG
 Wednesday27D.C. UNITED7:30 PMMSG
 Saturday30at Toronto FC7:00 PMMSG
      
OctoberSaturday7VANCOUVER WHITECAPS FC5:00 PMMSG
 Sunday15ATLANTA UNITED FC3:00 PMMSG
  Sunday22at D.C. United4:00 PMMSG
      
*Subject to change  
   

About MSG Networks Inc.
An industry leader in sports production, and content development and distribution, MSG Networks Inc. owns and operates two award-winning regional sports and entertainment networks, MSG Network (MSG) and MSG+, and a live streaming and video on demand platform, MSG GO. The networks are home to 10 professional sports teams, delivering live games of the New York Knicks; New York Rangers; New York Islanders; New Jersey Devils; Buffalo Sabres; New York Liberty; New York Red Bulls and the Westchester Knicks, as well as coverage of the New York Giants and Buffalo Bills.  Each year, MSG and MSG+ collectively telecast approximately 500 live professional games, along with a comprehensive lineup of other sporting events, including college football and basketball, and critically-acclaimed original programming.  The gold standard for regional broadcasting, MSG Networks has won 145 New York Emmy Awards over the past nine years.

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Dan Schoenberg, MSG Networks - 212-465-6367 - Dan.Schoenberg@msgnetworks.com

Alyssa Ross, MSG Networks - 212-324-3401 - Alyssa.Ross@msgnetworks.com

Bill Hanousek, MSG Networks - 212-465-6591 - William.Hanousek@msgnetworks.com

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