Distributor to carry twin channels featuring L.A. team

AT&T U-verse on Saturday became the latest distributor to pact with Time Warner Cable to carry their twin channels featuring the Los Angeles Lakers.

Since Friday, Time Warner Cable Sports Net and Time Warner Cable Deportes have become available to AT&T U-verse, Charter and Verizon FiOS subscribers in Southern California. The Lakers make their regular-season debut Wednesday on the channels, which have already been offered by Time Warner Cable and Bright House.

DirecTV, Dish and Cox are among those still awaiting deals for the channels featuring the Lakers, Los Angeles Sparks, Los Angeles Galaxy and selected high school and college games.

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