ESPN New York 98.7FM, MSG Networks Extend Deal For Knicks, Rangers Broadcasts
February 4, 2015 at 6:35 AM (PT)
MSG NETWORKS and ESPN sports WEPN-A (ESPN NEW YORK 98.7FM)/NEW YORK have inked a multi-year extension that keeps the station as the flagship for NEW YORK KNICKS basketball and NEW YORK RANGERS hockey.
MSG MEDIA EVP ANDREA GREENBERG said, “MSG NETWORKS is proud to continue our decade-long partnership with ESPN NEW YORK 98.7FM. The marriage between two of the most iconic brands in sports – MSG and ESPN – means that NEW YORK area fans will continue to receive top quality radio coverage of the KNICKS and RANGERS.”
ESPN NEW YORK 98.7 FM GM TIM MCCARTHY said, “We are thrilled to continue our long-term association with MSG NETWORKS. We are proud to have already broadcast KNICKS and RANGERS action for 11 consecutive years, and are glad this extension will provide consistency when listeners want coverage of two of NEW YORK’s most iconic teams. Our relationship with MSG NETWORKS will continue to grow as we work together to promote the broadcasts.”