New Orleans Hornets fans received more good news today, as the 2012-2013 NBA television schedule was released. The Hornets announced that all 82 of the team’s games will be televised this season, giving the rising franchise the exposure it deserves.
Fox Sports New Orleans will broadcast 75 New Orleans Hornets games in the upcoming season. This is a step up from the exposure, or lack of, that was provided by Cox Sports in previous seasons. Fox Sports New Orleans is available statewide to all cable, satellite and telco providers. It is the 21st regional sports network in the Fox Sports Networks family.
On top of the 75 games televised by Fox Sports, the Hornets will have seven nationally televised games in 2012-2013:
NBA TV: October 31, 2012, vs San Antonio Spurs
ESPN: November 7, 2012, vs Philadelphia 76ers
NBA TV: December 3, 2012, vs Milwaukee Bucks
NBA TV: December 29, 2012, vs Charlotte Bobcats
ESPN: January 16, 2013, vs Boston Celtics
NBA TV: February 2, 2013, vs Minnesota Timberwolves
NBA TV: April 14, 2013, vs Dallas Mavericks