YES Network

The Yankee Entertainment and Sports Network (YES) is an American pay television regional sports network owned by Yankee Global Enterprises (the largest shareholder with 26%), Sinclair Broadcast Group and Entertainment Studios (which owns 20%), Amazon (which owns 15%), and The Blackstone Group, RedBird Capital and Mubadala Investment Company, which each own 13%.[2][3] Primarily serving New York City, New York and the surrounding metropolitan area, it broadcasts a variety of sports events, as well as magazine, documentary and discussion programs; however, its main emphasis is focused on games and team-related programs involving the New York Yankees of Major League Baseball (owned by minority partner Yankee Global), the NBA's Brooklyn Nets, the WNBA's New York Liberty and New York City FC of Major League Soccer.

YES Network
Primary logo with navy blue background, currently used for New York Yankees and New York City FC broadcasts. A variation with a black background is used for Brooklyn Nets and New York Liberty broadcasts.
TypeRegional sports network
CountryUnited States
Broadcast areaNew York
North and Central Jersey
Connecticut
Northeastern Pennsylvania
Nationwide (via satellite and select cable providers)
NetworkBally Sports
HeadquartersStamford, Connecticut
Programming
Language(s)English
Picture format720p (HDTV)
(downscaled to letterboxed 480i for the SDTV feed)
Ownership
OwnerYankee Global Enterprises (26%)
Diamond Sports Group (20%)
Amazon (15%)
The Blackstone Group (13%)
RedBird Capital (13%)
Mubadala Investment Company (13%)[1]
History
LaunchedMarch 19, 2002; 20 years ago (2002-03-19)
Links
Websiteyesnetwork.com
Availability
(Live games are only available in-market, alternate programming is shown on national feed)
Streaming media
The YES appwatchyesnetwork.com
(U.S. cable internet subscribers only; requires login from participating providers to stream content and a YES Network account)
DirecTV Stream631

YES Network's offices are based at the Chrysler Building in Midtown Manhattan. YES programs, including Yankees and Nets pre- and post-game shows, are produced in studios that are located in Stamford, Connecticut.[4] The channel is available on cable and IPTV providers in New York, New Jersey, Connecticut and parts of Pennsylvania; it is available nationally on some cable systems (as part of a designated sports tier), via satellite on DirecTV, and regionally on Frontier, AT&T U-verse, Verizon Fios, and Cox Communications.


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