FuboTV signs NESN carriage deal

US OTT streaming service FuboTV has agreed a multi-year deal to carry programming from regional sports network NESN.
The network serves as the exclusive regional home of Major League Baseball team the Boston Red Sox and NHL ice hockey franchise the Boston Bruins.
NESN will be made available to Fubo Premier subscribers throughout the network’s catchment area, which includes Connecticut (excluding Fairfield County), Maine, Massachusetts, New Hampshire, Rhode Island and Vermont.
As part of the agreement, FuboTV customers will receive access to Red Sox and Bruins games, as well as college American football and basketball from the Atlantic Coast Conference, college hockey in the form of Hockey East and the Beanpot Tournament, and up to eight hours per day of local sports news.
Fubo Premier will be available to new subscribers in the aforementioned markets at $19.99 (€17) for the first two months, and $44.99 per month thereafter.