DALLAS (105.3 The Fan) – Fox Sports Southwest, the network that broadcasts Rangers, Mavericks and Stars games on television in Dallas/Fort Worth will be re-branded as Bally Sports Southwest, a press release announced Monday afternoon.
All 19 regional networks previously owned by Fox Sports will be re-branded with the Bally Sports name on March 31, just before Rangers opening day on April 1.
Sinclair Broadcast Group purchased the regional networks in August 2019 and recently agreed to a partnership with the casino corporation.
“We are extremely proud to unveil the Bally Sports logo as it signifies a new, transformative chapter in the regional sports business and is representative of our cohesive partnership with Bally’s,” Steve Rosenberg, President of Local Sports, Sinclair Broadcast Group said in a statement.
So what does it mean for you?
All Rangers, Mavericks and Stars games will still be broadcasted locally on the former Fox Sports Southwest channel.
The regional network will incorporate new graphics, music and much more to enhance game coverage.
The channels will remain the same on your tv guide.
The Bally Sports app will launch on March 31. The former Fox Sports Go app will automatically update to the all-new Bally Sports App.
All games will stream live on the app and on ballysports.com.