Do I have to subscribe to Time Warner Cable to watch these networks?

No. Time Warner Cable SportsNet and Time Warner Cable Deportes are available to all cable, satellite and telco providers. The networks can currently be found on Time Warner Cable, DirecTV, Bright House Networks, Cox, Charter, Verizon FiOS and AT&T U-verse systems. Channel numbers for individual providers are listed below, or can be found at www.twcsportsnet.com or www.twcdeportes.com by using the channel finder at the top of the page.

 What can I do if my provider does not carry Time Warner Cable SportsNet and Time Warner Cable Deportes?

To tell your provider you want to watch Lakers games this season, visit www.iwantmylakers.com and www.quieromislakers.com and enter your information at the top of the page or call 855-4-MY-LAKERS or 1-800-700-2827 (in Spanish).

 Where can I watch Time Warner Cable SportsNet and Time Warner Cable Deportes on Time Warner Cable?

Time Warner Cable SportsNet and Time Warner Cable Deportes can be found in high-definition on channel 403 and 481, respectively, on Time Warner Cable systems. The networks are carried on Basic Cable in LA County. You can look up the standard definition channel number in your area at www.twcsportsnet.com.

 Where can I watch the networks on DirecTV?

Time Warner Cable SportsNet is available to DIRECTV customers on channel 691 throughout Southern California (Los Angeles, San Diego, Bakersfield and parts of Fresno) as well as Santa Barbara and Ventura counties, Las Vegas and Hawaii. Time Warner Cable Deportes is available on channel 458.   

Where can I watch the networks on Bright House Networks?

Time Warner Cable SportsNet and Time Warner Cable Deportes are available on Bright House Networks in Bakersfield and Tehachapi in both Standard Definition (SD) and High Definition (HD) to customers with Standard or Digital Variety service. Time Warner Cable SportsNet is available on SD channel 113 and HD channel 1113; and Time Warner Cable Deportes is available on SD channel 631 and HD channel 1631. Time Warner Cable SportsNet is also available to analog customers on channel 23.

Where can I watch the networks on Cox?

Time Warner Cable SportsNet is available on channel 65/1065 in Orange County and Santa Barbara, 70/1070 in Palos Verdes, 71/1071 in San Diego and 66/1066 in Las Vegas. Time Warner Cable Deportes is available on channel 85 in Orange County, Palos Verdes and Santa Barbara, 72 in San Diego and 65/1065 in Las Vegas.  

Where can I watch the networks on Charter?

Time Warner Cable SportsNet is available in SD on channel 215 and in HD on channel 787; and Time Warner Cable Deportes is available on SD channel 216 and HD channel 788.

Where can I watch the networks on Verizon FiOS?

Time Warner Cable SportsNet is available on FiOS TV Channel 78 in standard definition and on FiOS TV Channel 578 in high definition. Time Warner Cable Deportes is available on FiOS TV Channel 79 in standard definition. 

Where can I watch the networks on AT&T U-verse?

Time Warner Cable SportsNet is available for U-verse TV customers in Southern California (Los Angeles, San Diego, Bakersfield and much of Fresno) with the U100 package and above on channel 1777 in HD and channel 777 in SD. Time Warner Cable Deportes will be available in the U300 package or U-Latino package on channel 1778 in HD and channel 778 in SD.

Can I get the networks where I live?

The networks’ broadcast territory includes all regions that previously broadcast Lakers, Galaxy and Sparks games. That area stretches from Fresno County to the north to San Diego County and Imperial County to the south. It also includes Hawaii (Time Warner Cable Deportes not available in HI) and Clark County, NV. A full list of CA counties that can receive the networks is as follows: Fresno, Imperial, Kern, Kings, Los Angeles, Orange, Riverside, San Bernardino, San Diego, San Luis Obispo, Santa Barbara, Tulare and Ventura.

If I live outside of the territory listed above, can I watch live Lakers, Galaxy and Sparks games?

If your provider carries Time Warner Cable SportsNet and Time Warner Cable Deportes outside of the area listed above, you will still be able to watch non-live game programming on the networks, but not live games. All Los Angeles Lakers, LA Galaxy and Los Angeles Sparks games that air on Time Warner Cable SportsNet and Time Warner Cable Deportes can only be watched live within the networks’ local broadcast footprint, in accordance with the National Basketball Association’s (NBA), Major League Soccer’s (MLS) and Women’s National Broadcast Association’s (WNBA) broadcast territory rules, as was the case with the teams’ previous TV broadcast partner stations.

What are Time Warner Cable SportsNet and Time Warner Cable Deportes?

Time Warner Cable SportsNet and Time Warner Cable Deportes are two new 24/7 high-definition regional sports networks that launched on October 1, 2012. Through their exclusive partnerships with the Los Angeles Lakers, LA Galaxy, Los Angeles Sparks and the California Interscholastic Federation (CIF), the 24/7, high-definition networks each deliver more than 180 live events per year plus extensive team coverage and behind-the-scenes access unlike anything fans have seen before. Time Warner Cable Deportes is the nation’s first ever Spanish-language regional sports network, with commentary, programs and a perspective created uniquely for Spanish-speaking sports fans of all nationalities. 

Besides games, what else can I watch on Time Warner Cable SportsNet?

Programming on Time Warner Cable SportsNet includes “Access SportsNet,” the network’s signature daily studio show that encompasses pre- and post-game shows as “Access SportsNet: Lakers” and “Access SportsNet: Galaxy” as well as “#LakeShow,” the network’s live daily social media-driven show. Original programming on Time Warner Cable SportsNet includes “Backstage: Lakers” (titled “Lakers Confidencial” on Time Warner Cable Deportes), a weekly documentary that chronicles the Lakers season from start to finish. “Connected With…” is the network’s signature interview show that features interviews with professional athletes, sports insiders and Southern California personalities. ­­Time Warner Cable SportsNet also provides Korean Secondary Audio Programming (SAP) for live Lakers games, the first-ever Korean SAP for a regional sports network.

Besides games, what else can I watch on Time Warner Cable Deportes?

On Time Warner Cable Deportes, programming includes the “Lakers En Vivo” pre-game show and “Somos Lakers” post-game show, as well as “Somos Lakers éné-bé-a,” a weekly show dedicated to the latest on the Lakers and the NBA that will include highlights, live interviews, commentary and other special segments. “Encuentro Deportivo” and “Tu Show del Fútbol” are daily shows on the network, with “Encuentro Deportivo” wrapping up the day in sports with a regional focus and “Tu Show del Fútbol” analyzing the day in soccer. “#LAPREPA” is a weekly show that features inspirational stories about high school sports.

Do Time Warner Cable SportsNet and Time Warner Cable Deportes have online streaming?

Time Warner Cable SportsNet and Time Warner Cable Deportes feature live in-market game streaming to personal computers and mobile devices and an integrated interactive social media experience.

Where do I go for more information?

You can visit www.twcsportsnet.com and www.twcdeportes.com. Follow us on Twitter @TWCSportsNet and @TWCDeportes and on Facebook at www.facebook.com/TWCSportsNet and www.facebook.com/TWCDeportes.