Comcast, Cable One Holding Out on TNT


Comcast Corp. and Cable One Inc. were the only top MSOs that Turner
Network Television hadn't signed to its TNT Plus rates, which include a 10
percent hike for the National Basketball Association and the National
Association for Stock Car Auto Racing.

TNT has deals with EchoStar Communications Corp., Time Warner Cable,
Cablevision Systems Corp., Cox Communications Inc., Charter Communications Inc.
and Adelphia Communications Corp.

Comcast and Turner Broadcasting System inc.
representatives declined to comment.