Dish to Televise Avalanche, Nuggets in HD

EchoStar Communications’ Dish Network and Altitude Sports & Entertainment will televise 40 Colorado Avalanche and 40 Denver Nuggets regular-season games in HDTV, officials said Tuesday. 

Dish Network’s HD broadcasts of Avalanche and Nuggets games, including pre- and post-game shows, will be available on Channel 360 to customers throughout Altitude’s 10-state home territory. Altitude will present the games in the 080i HD format, along with Dolby stereo sound.