Dish Network to close 300 Blockbuster stores The Associated Press, The Associated Press January 22, 2013 | 0 Comments share share on linkedin Facebook share on twitter share on google+ Share With Email Send Thank you for sharing! Your article was successfully shared with the contacts you provided. print reprints Dish Network will close about 300 Blockbuster stores across the country, losing about 3,000 employees, which will leave about 500 Blockbuster locations in the U.S. ADD COMMENT What's being said Sign In Terms & Conditions Comments are not moderated. To report offensive comments, click here. Preparing comment abuse report for Article# 1202585298205 Send Thank you! This article's comments will be reviewed.