WMVP-A (ESPN 1000)/Chicago Adds David Kaplan For Middays
September 3, 2015 at 1:11 PM (PT)
ESPN Sports WMVP-A (ESPN 1000)/CHICAGO has added COMCAST SPORTSNET CHICAGO "SPORTS TALK LIVE" host and former crosstown TRIBUNE MEDIA News-Talk WGN-A and Sports WGWG-LP (THE GAME 87.7 FM) sports talker DAVID KAPLAN for a new show "KAP & CO.," airing weekdays noon-2p (CT) starting SEPTEMBER 16th. The addition of KAPLAN, who started at WMVP before joining WGN in 1995, bumps CARMEN DEFALCO and JOHN JURKOVIC's "CARMEN AND JURKO" from 10a-2p to 9a-noon; TOM WADDLE and MARC SILBERMAN remain in the 2-6p slot.
“Adding KAP to ESPN 1000, the number one sports station in town, shows our audience the dedication we have to serving CHICAGO sports fans anywhere, anytime,” said PD ADAM DELEVITT. “KAP is by far one of the most recognizable voices in CHICAGO and few in the city have the breadth of knowledge and passion for sports and relationships with the people here that he has.”