NCTC Gets Royals Treatment


The National Cable Television Cooperative has reached a distribution
agreement with the Royals Sports Television Network, a pact covering Kansas City
Royals Major League Baseball for the next five seasons, according to

"We represent cable companies in all 50 states, but the NCTC is based right
here in Kansas City, so we are especially proud to be able to offer this support
to our hometown team," NCTC president Mike Pandzik said.

The NCTC has also signed a new multiyear agreement with Fox Cable Networks
Group to renew a deal for Speed Channel.