WCMC (99.9 The Fan)/Raleigh Inks Renewal With Carolina Hurricanes
July 13, 2015 at 12:38 PM (PT)
The NHL's CAROLINA HURRICANES and CAPITOL BROADCASTING COMPANY have reached agreement in a new multiyear deal for CAPITOL's Sports WCMC-F (99.9 THE FAN)/RALEIGH-DURHAM to remain the team's flagship radio station through the 2019-20 season.
CHUCK KAITON, who has been witht he franchise since 1979 (when they were the HARTFORD WHALERS), will continue as voice of the CANES, and MIKE MANISCALCO will remain host of the pre-game "STORMFRONT" and post-game "AFTERMATH" shows.
“CAPITOL BROADCASTING sets the standard for media in the TRIANGLE area, and has always been a good friend of our team,” said HURRICANES Pres. DON WADDELL. “We are pleased to have reached an agreement to keep 99.9 FM THE FAN the radio home of the HURRICANES.”
“Our stations strive to bring fans the best in sports radio, and that starts with in-depth coverage of the market’s only major-league franchise,” said THE FAN OM/PD DENNIS GLASGOW. “CAPITOL BROADCASTING is committed to this relationship with the HURRICANES, and will continue to provide hockey fans with engaging content on TV, online and of course, on the radio.”