Originally Posted by Huisj
Are you sure about this? I don't know of any Pistons games that are broadcast over the air here. Everything is on cable on Fox Sports Detroit. Same with the Tigers. I suspect it is that way in most markets with a big regional sports network. Chicago seems like the rare exception these days.
Yeah, I don't think it's over the air, I think it's regional; it essentially assure RSN's that they will get a nice size chunk of NBA games, otherwise there'd be little incentive for them if they knew all of a good team's games would be on ESPN or TNT.