WWE currently airs RAW and NXT on NBCUniversal’s USA Network. It turns out that has become a problem for the fans who are the users of YouTube TV. It is because the two sides were having a problem with their next deal.
WWE RAW is in jeopardy due to NBCU and YouTube contract talks
It was previously reported that NBCU and YouTube’s contract talks were not going well. There was a real risk that fans who have YouTube TV wouldn’t be able to watch RAW and NXT 2.0 every week. Triple H Apology To Fired WWE Diva Leaks
This deal was at the “pull the plug” phase of contract talks because they will often do that. As per the reports of PW Insider, both the parties have signed a “short extension” on their existing agreement. It was not noted exactly how much more time they have, but there is a possibility that USA Network and all other NBCU Channels will leave YouTube TV if they can’t work something out.
It has been noted that NBC Universal and YouTube TV have come to terms for a short extension on their existing deal as they continue to try to negotiate a new agreement between the two parties, as announced this morning.