Comcast SportsNet in Chicago Thursday began running ads warning viewers that Dish Network might drop the regional sports channel at the end of the month.
The ads join a barrage against Dish from CBS and Turner Broadcasting, which are also in carriage disputes with the satellite carrier.
The Comcast SportsNet ads say “Attention Dish customers. What if you could no longer watch all your local Bulls, Blackhawks, Sox and Cub games. If Dish drops Comcast SportsNet, that’s what’s going to happen.”
The ads urge viewers to “tell Dish you want to keep your teams. Call 1 844 I Want CSN and demand Dish keep Comcast Sports Net.”
Dish says Comcast is seeking big hikes for its networks.
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