The Clippers' local television contract with Fox Sports' Prime Ticket runs out after the 2015-16 season and the two sides are far apart in negotiations for a new deal.
Fox Sports made an offer of $60 million annually that Clippers owner Steve Ballmer turned down. Ballmer countered with $100 million annually, which Fox rejected, according to executives familiar with the talks who were not authorized to speak publicly on the matter.
After Prime Ticket wasn't able to get a deal done during its exclusive negotiating window in June, the Clippers have been free to talk to other companies.
The Clippers, whose games will be broadcast on Prime Ticket this season, have been...