Erik Kuselias, Jon Stashower Join NBC Sports Radio Network
August 6, 2012 at 2:15 PM (PT)
DIAL GLOBAL and NBC SPORTS GROUP's new NBC SPORTS RADIO NETWORK has its first talent announcement, hiring former ESPN and THE GOLF CHANNEL host ERIK KUSELIAS and ESPN RADIO sports update anchor JON STASHOWER. KUSELIAS, currently hosting "NBC SPORTSTALK" on cable's NBC SPORTS NETWORK, will host 7-10p (E) weeknights and STASHOWER will serve as update anchor 6-11a (ET) weekday mornings, beginning SEPTEMBER 4th.
KUSELIAS said, "The opportunity to host a signature show on the NBC SPORTS RADIO NETWORK is beyond exciting. I just put a calendar on my desk that counts the days until we launch! I believe 'THE ERIK KUSELIAS SHOW' will be a standard for the best mix of smart and fun sports talk radio."
"I'm very excited to be joining the NBC SPORTS RADIO NETWORK", said STASHOWER. "Having been there in the early days of both WFAN and ESPN Radio, I know there's something special about a new venture taking off and being part of its growth."
EVP/GM CHRIS CORCORAN added, "As we kick off our exciting talent announcements for the NBC SPORTS RADIO NETWORK launching this fall, we are thrilled to have two tremendously talented sports minds and voices join our team and our lineup."
NBC SPORTS GROUP SVP ROB SIMMELKJAER said, "ERIK and JON have impressive track records in sports radio, and we are excited to have them as two of the keystones of our new network."