Quick Look: Bally Sports is the new home of FOX Sports regional sports networks (RSNs), which are owned by Sinclair Broadcasting and were rebranded as Bally Sports in March 2021. Bally Sports includes 21 owned-and-operated RSNs:
- Bally Sports Arizona
- Bally Sports Detroit
- Bally Sports Florida
- Bally Sports Great Lakes
- Bally Sports Kansas City
- Bally Sports Indiana
- Bally Sports Midwest
- Bally Sports New Orleans
- Bally Sports North
- Bally Sports Ohio
- Bally Sports Oklahoma
- Bally Sports San Diego
- Bally Sports SoCal
- Bally Sports South
- Bally Sports Southeast
- Bally Sports Southwest
- Bally Sports Sun
- Bally Sports West
- Bally Sports Wisconsin
The Bally RSNs reportedly provide TV coverage of more than half of all MLB, NHL and NBA teams based in the United States and produce over 4,600 live local professional telecasts each year.
To watch most of the content on Bally Sports, however, including any of the live broadcasts, you will need to link the channel to a subscription to a pay TV service that includes Bally Sports. This currently includes Xfinity, Spectrum, DirecTV, and many local and regional cable providers, as well as the streaming service DIRECTV STREAM (formerly AT&T TV). To find out if your pay TV service allows activation of the Bally Sports channel, follow the instruction below to search for your provider.
How to activate Bally Sports on Roku
- Open the Bally Sports app on your Roku.
- From the settings link in the top menu bark, select "Connect TV Provider".
- Go to ballysports.com/activate in a web browser on your computer or mobile device, enter the code shown in the Bally Sports Roku app, and search for your pay TV provider.
- If your pay TV provider is listed, you will be prompted to sign into that provider's account. If your provider is not listed, you will not be able to link the Bally Sports app or watch any of the locked content.
-- Information is current as of September 9, 2021
Developer's Channel Description: Bally Sports is the destination for streaming your favorite hometown teams from your Bally Sports Regional Network.
CHANNEL STORE CATEGORY: Sports
DEVELOPER: Sinclair Broadcast Group, Inc.
FEES: Subscription to pay TV provider required