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With DirecTV’s sports package, you’ll find regional sports channels from around the country. You’ll find the following channels in the DirecTV Sports Pack, however, note this content does change by region:

Sports Network Channel
Comcast SportsNet Bay Area 696
Comcast SportsNet California 698
Comcast SportsNet Chicago 665
Comcast SportsNet Mid-Atlantic 642
Comcast SportsNet New England 630
FS Arizona 686
FS Cincinnati 661
FS Detroit 663
FS Florida 654
FS Midwest 671
FS North 668
FS Ohio 660
FS San Diego 694
FS South 646
FS Southeast 649
FS Sun 653
FS West 692
FSN Southwest 676
Longhorn Network 667
Mid-Atlantic Sports Network 640
New England Sports Network 628
ROOT Sports Northwest 687
ROOT Sports Pittsburgh 659
ROOT Sports Rocky Mountain 683
SportsTime Ohio 662
YES 631
ESPN Buzzer Beater / ESPN Bsses Loaded. ESPN Goal Line 615
ESPN College Extra 788-798
beIN SPORT 620
TVG 602
MLB Network Strike Zone 719
Univision Deportes 455
The Outdoor Channel 606
ESPN Classic 614

What DirecTV Sports Channels are Available with Each Base Package?

Here’s a guide to the sports channels available on each of DirecTV’s packages:

Channel Name Select Entertainment Choice Extra Ultimate Premier
206 ESPN
209 ESPN2
212 NFL Network
213 MLB Network
215 NHL Network
216 NBA TV
217 Tennis Channel
218 Golf Channel
219 Fox Sports 1
220 NBC Sports Network
221 CBS Sports Network
455 Univision Deportes Network
602 TVG – The Interactive Horseracing Network
604 Pursuit Channel
605 The Sportsman Channel
606 Outdoor Channel
610 Big Ten Network (BTN)
611 SEC Network
614 ESPN Classic
618 Fox Sports 2
620 beIN Sport
628 NESN
630 Comcast SportsNet New England
631 YES Network
634 Madison Square Garden (MSG)
635 MSG Plus
639 SportsNet New York
640 Mid-Atlantic Sports Network (MASN)
642 Comcast SportsNet Mid-Atlantic
646 FSN South
649 FOX Sports Southeast
653 Fox Sports Sun
654 FSN Florida
659 ROOT SPORTS (Pittsburgh)
660 FSN Ohio
661 FSN Cincinnati
662 SportsTime Ohio
663 FSN Detroit
665 Comcast SportsNet Chicago
668 FSN North
671 FSN Midwest
676 FSN Southwest
681 Altitude Sports & Entertainment
683 ROOT SPORTS (Rocky Mountain)
686 FSN Arizona
687 ROOT SPORTS (Northwest)
692 FSN West
693 Prime Ticket
694 FSN San Diego
696 Comcast SportsNet Bay Area
698 Comcast SportsNet California

What Other Sports Channels Can I Get With DirecTV?

You can add additional packs like the NFL Sunday Ticket, which gives you access to every Sunday NFL game of the season, NBA League Pass, with over 40 extra games per week, MLB Extra Innings, with over 40 extra games a week, or NHL Center Ice, also with over 40 extra games per week.

If you’re more into soccer, you can choose from MLS Direct Kick (for every game of the season), Fox Soccer Plus (with games from UEFA, Champions League, FA Cup, UEFA Europa, and Scottish Premier League plus rugby), and International Soccer (live from around the world) packages.

You’re also able to order Pay Per View live fights, including boxing and MMA.

Basically, whatever your flavor of sport, DirecTV has an add-on that will help you get the most of the season, all from your lounge room.

What is the difference between local and national sports channels?

Local or regional sports channels are generally included in your DirecTV package already, without the sports package add-on. This may include your local teams in football, hockey, baseball, and basketball. If DirecTV doesn’t have a partnership agreement with the broadcast networks in your area then you may not receive this content. The sports pack includes all regional sports channels and throws in some more national sports channels, too. These national channels may include other less popular sports like tennis, golf, etc.

What baseball channels do I get with DirecTV?

On the base package, you’ll likely get access to one or more regional channels that may screen your home team’s games. With the sports pack, you’ll receive all regional baseball games providers through partners of DirecTV on various regional channels. For baseball fans looking for the most games of the season, you’ll want to add-on MLB Extra Innings.

What football channels do I get with DirecTV?

You’ll find your home team playing on your included regional sports channel/s if DirecTV has managed to come to an agreement with the regional broadcast provider. If you choose to add the sports package you’ll be able to screen all the regional stations they have access to in other areas of the country, too. For the widest coverage, you’ll need to check out the NFL Sunday Ticket add-on.

What hockey channels do I get with DirecTV?

If DirecTV has agreements in place with broadcasters in your region, you’ll be able to view your local team through regional sports channels available with DirecTV basic packages. The sports package adds on all regional channels available across the country, however, for the biggest amount of games screened you’ll need to add on NHL Center Ice.

What basketball channels do I get with DirecTV?

Through your regional sports programming included with every DirecTV package, you will be able to watch your local team’s basketball games – so long as DirecTV has an agreement in place with the broadcast provider. The sports package gives you all these regional channels so that you can watch other teams play around the country. If you want to be able to watch all the basketball and not miss a thing, you’ll need to pick up the NBA League Pass.