Comcast SportsNet Chicago To Simulcast The Game 87.7's Kap And Haugh
June 24, 2014 at 12:12 PM (PT)
TRIBUNE Sports WGWG-LP (THE GAME 87.7)/CHICAGO's "KAP AND HAUGH" midday show will simulcast on regional cable sports network COMCAST SPORTSNET CHICAGO, beginning MONDAY, JULY 21st. The show airs 9a-noon ans is hosted by longtime sister Talk WGN-A host DAVID KAPLAN and CHICAGO TRIBUNE columnist DAVID HAUGH.
WGN-WGWG VP/GM JIMMY DE CASTRO said, “It’s been our focus to deliver Sports Talk like no one else. Combining the ‘KAP & HAUGH’ radio broadcast with the TV powerhouse COMCAST SPORTSNET is another piece that fits in our puzzle to bring a complete media experience to the CHICAGO sports fan.”
COMCAST SPORTSNET CHICAGO VP/GM PHIL BEDELIA added, “We are excited to deliver two of our city’s most dynamic sports media personalities to our viewers every weekday morning. KAP and HAUGH have a deep passion for not only the teams in CHICAGO, but for our city’s fans as well. Their daily debates and thought-provoking insight will most definitely provide our viewers with an entertaining start to their sports viewing and listening day.”
KAPLAN said, "DAVID and I are really excited to be adding such a visible vehicle to THE GAME 87.7 to bring our show to the sports fans of CHICAGO. COMCAST SPORTSNET is the first place that fans tune into to watch the best in CHICAGO sports and we are honored to have our radio show as part of the CSN lineup."