G&K Attorneys Represent Arizona Diamondbacks In re: Diamond Sports Group LLC

Gallagher & Kennedy attorneys Dale C. Schian, Kortney K. Otten, Kyle T. Geiger, and Sarah E. Myers represented the Arizona Diamondbacks in its dispute against Diamond Sports Group, LLC (“Diamond Sports”) (In re: Diamond Sports Group, LLC, case number 9:23-bk-90116), joined by Texas-based attorneys Michael W. Bishop and Amber M. Carson of Gray Reed.

Diamond Sports, the owner of nineteen regional sports networks under the Bally Sports banner, is currently in Chapter 11 Bankruptcy. It sought a reduction in its telecast rights payments. On June 1, 2023, Judge Christopher Lopez of the U.S. Bankruptcy Court for the Southern District of Texas ruled that Diamond Sports must pay the contracted amounts to broadcast the games played by the Arizona Diamondbacks, Cleveland Guardians, Minnesota Twins, and Texas Rangers.