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Dodger channel woes give Time Warner Cable revenue blues
Dodger channel woes give Time Warner Cable revenue blues

The SportsNet LA debacle is starting to affect Time Warner Cable's bottom line. Time Warner Cable lowered its revenue projections for 2014 Thursday because of its inability to distribute SportsNet LA, the new TV home of the Los Angeles Dodgers. The channel, which the Dodgers own, is managed by Time Warner Cable, which has been unable to sell it to other area distributors including DirecTV. "Assume we do not sign affiliate agreements for the Dodger Network this year," said Time Warner Cable Chief Financial Officer Artie Minson on a conference call with analysts to discuss the cable company's second-quarter results. The company said it was lowering its revenue...

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