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How the Disney-Fox deal could impact how you watch local sports




Lou Williams #23 of the LA Clippers drives to the basket on Jimmy Butler #23 of the Minnesota Timberwolves during a 113-107 Timberwolves win at Staples Center on December 6, 2017 in Los Angeles, California.
Lou Williams #23 of the LA Clippers drives to the basket on Jimmy Butler #23 of the Minnesota Timberwolves during a 113-107 Timberwolves win at Staples Center on December 6, 2017 in Los Angeles, California.
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With the mega Disney-21st Century Fox deal, 22 regional sports networks will be moved under the Disney / ESPN banner.

In LA, the move will specifically apply to Fox Sports West, Prime Ticket and Fox Sports San Diego, which broadcast the Clippers, the Kings and the Ducks’ games.

For a discussion on how the blockbuster merger might impact L.A. sports fans, Larry is joined by Daniel Roberts, business writer at Yahoo sports, and media analyst Daniel Ives.

Guests:

Daniel Roberts, sports business writer at Yahoo Finance and hosts of the podcast, Sportsbook; he tweets at @readDanwrite

Daniel Ives, head of technology research at GBH Insights, a market research firm specializing in the fields of media, entertainment and technology