Category Archives: Sports

Free Preview of MLB Network through Oct. 11

Free Preview of MLB Network through Oct. 11

It’s October and BendBroadband customers will be the hit of any party during the post season now that the MLB Network is offering a free preview for the American League Divisional Series.

The free preview included Game 1 of the Minnesota Twins vs. New York Yankees on Friday, Oct. 4 at 7 p.m.  The MLB Network also broadcast Game 3 of the Houston Astros vs. Tampa Bay Rays on Monday, Oct. 7 at 10:05 p.m. PT.

The free preview will run from Oct. 1-11 on the MLB Network, which includes the MLB Tonight with its post season game telecasts with the best in the business including Bob Costas, Peter Gammons, Jim Kaat, Al Leiter, and Harold Reynolds.

Get fired up for the post season with MLB Network’s live nightly coverage. Come join the fun every night on MLB Tonight.

The MLB Network is currently in the Preferred Package. The Free Preview will be for everyone in Limited, Starter, Freedom, and Essentials packages. If you enjoy the MLB Network, call 1-541-803-8087to order the Preferred Package.

In Bend, the MLB Network is Channel 43/643

The MLB Network is not available in Crestview.

Sportsman Channel: September is FREE preview month

Sportsman Channel: September is FREE preview month

If you love hunting, fishing, and outdoor adventure, you’re in luck. During the entire month of September, BendBroadband customers can enjoy a free preview of the Sportsman Channel. With nearly 200 shows to choose from, the Sportsman Channel embraces “Red, Wild & Blue America” – where the American Spirit and Great Outdoors are celebrated in… Continue Reading

Two FREE Previews of NFL RedZone Sundays –Sept. 8 and 15

Catch every touchdown from every game on Sunday afternoon with NFL RedZone. BendBroadband subscribers will receive two, yes two, FREE preview Sundays – Sept. 8 and Sept. 15. See up-to-the-minute fantasy stats, extended highlights and much more. NFL RedZone is the perfect fantasy companion, allowing you to improve your fantasy roster. NFL RedZone will take… Continue Reading

CrossFit Games 2019: Cheer for April Watkins

CrossFit Games 2019: Cheer for April Watkins

If you are into fitness – and even if you’re not – chances are you’ve heard of CrossFit. Started in 2000 by former-gymnast, Greg Glassman, “The Sport of Fitness” has taken the exercise world by storm. By incorporating cardio, bodyweight movements, and weightlifting in a timed environment, CrossFit has positioned itself as quite possibly the… Continue Reading

Bring on the March Madness!

Selection Sunday kicks off March 17 and herein begins the journey to find out who is the best team in college basketball. Throughout this 68-team, single-elimination tournament, there’s the excitement of the underdog victories and the agony of losing and going home earlier than planned. The NCAA tournament starts with 68 hopeful teams. Competition whittles… Continue Reading

How to watch the Super Bowl for free

Due to a contract dispute, Nexstar Media Group is preventing TDS Telecom (TDS®)/BendBroadband from broadcasting KOIN, which broadcasts CBS. “CBS is broadcasting Super Bowl LIII® and we don’t want our customers to miss out on the big game,” says Jim Butman, president and CEO of TDS Telecom. This dispute impacts customers in Madras, Crooked River… Continue Reading

Film to feature first black player in NHL

Film to feature first black player in NHL

Willie O’Ree, who was inducted into the Hockey Hall of Fame in November, will be the subject of documentary about the first black player in the NHL. The movie, “Willie,” will be released in 2019. The feature-length film will follow O’Ree’s journey to the Hockey Hall of Fame, including looking back at how his family… Continue Reading

Hat trick scored with NHL Network

Hat trick scored with NHL Network

BendBroadband has now launched the NHL Network on channel 45 (SD) and 645 (HD) its Preferred package. The NHL Network is the most requested channel by customers, which shows hockey is by far the coolest sport in the world. Four out of five dentists recommend hockey and now so does BendBroadband. Each season, the NHL… Continue Reading