Posts tagged "espn radio"

ESPN Radio Announces Major Lineup Changes

Given the results of some ratings battles, changes at ESPN Radio are in order. And these changes have been talked about/planned/rumored for some time. Just minutes ago, some programming line-up changes were made official. Of course, this is more a national ESPN Radio initiative than it is a local ESPN 1000 initiative. The Dan LeBatard Show anchors the new ESPN Radio weekday afternoons and evenings; it will make its national debut September 30. Sedano & Stink (no, this isn’t a show about the 2013 Chicago White Sox or Adam Dunn) premieres September 9th nationally...

Harry Teinowitz discussed his ESPN 1000 Firing on 670 The Score

Former WMVP AM 1000 co-host Harry Teinowitz was on WSCR 670 The Score this morning to discuss his dismissal from ESPN. Teinowitz was on with Mac & Spiegs. I typed out some of the highlights of what was said, and if/when The Score posts audio, I will link it. Teinowitz discussed some Bulls and Blackhawks today, but we know the number one discussion topic that drew people in. When pink-slipped, Teinowitz was given that standard corporate/human resources/public relations b.s. “we want to move in another direction.”

He asked why?

“Well, you’ve been here the longest,” he claims they said.


ESPN radio to broadcast much of UIC Flames season

UIC Athletic Director Jim Schmidt announced a continuing partnership with Chicago sports radio powerhouse ESPN Chicago (WMVP-AM 1000) Wednesday, a schedule that will air up to 20 of the Flames’ games during the upcoming 2012-13 season. Additionally, ESPN Chicago on-air talents Dave Juday and Jonathan Hood have joined UIC’s regular broadcast team – Juday will... Read more »