WCCO/Minneapolis, NBA's Timberwolves Ink Multi-Year Renewal
October 14, 2015 at 7:00 AM (PT)
CBS RADIO News-Talk WCCO-A/MINNEAPOLIS will continue as radio flagship for the NBA's MINNESOTA TIMBERWOLVES under a new multi-year deal. ALAN HORTON returns as play-by-play voice for his ninth season, with JOHN FOCKE as studio host.
“WCCO has been a great radio home for the TIMBERWOLVES, and we’re excited to continue our great partnership with them,” said TIMBERWOLVES President CHRIS WRIGHT. “The station has a great history and knowledge of MINNESOTA basketball, and with one of the largest coverage areas in the country, WCCO is able to bring the excitement of TIMBERWOLVES basketball to fans and listeners throughout MINNESOTA.”
“We truly value our partnership with the WOLVES and are excited to continue our relationship,” said CBS RADIO MINNEAPOLIS SVP/Market Manager MICK ANSELMO. “This is an NBA franchise on the upswing, and a perfect marriage with 830 WCCO-AM and the unparalleled signal coverage it provides to the Upper MIDWEST.”