New Weekend Shows Join ESPN Radio Lineup
January 7, 2016 at 12:34 PM (PT)
ESPN RADIO is changing up its weekend schedule again, including two new shows with espnW reporter KATE FAGAN.
The new lineup debuting SATURDAY (1/9), includes FAGAN, the former PHILADELPHIA INQUIRER basketball writer and author of "The Reappearing Act," co-hosting "espnW's THE TRIFECTA WITH SPAIN, JANE AND KATE," also hosted by SARAH SPAIN and JANE MCMANUS, on SATURDAYS noon-3p (ET); a new show with ESPN Sports WEPN-F (ESPN NEW YORK 98.7FM)/NEW YORK host DAVE ROTHENBERG, NBA reporter MICHAEL WALLACE, and MIKE GOLIC JR. (son of "MIKE AND MIKE IN THE MORNING"'s MIKE GOLIC) on SATURDAYS 5-8p; and an NBA show with ISRAEL GUTIERREZ and AMIN ELHASSAN SUNDAYS 10a-noon, all debuting this weekend. Also coming will be "WILL AND KATE," with FAGAN and WILL CAIN, on SUNDAYS 7-10a (ET) starting FEBRUARY 14th; a SUNDAY version of "DICKERSON AND HOOD" for 4-7p, starting FEBRUARY 14th; the broadcast debut of the "BOOGER AND BURNS" podcast with ANTHONY "BOOGER" MCFARLAND and PETER BURNS for SUNDAYS 10p-midninght starting FEBRUARY 14th; and SPAIN adding a new podcast, "THAT'S WHAT SHE SAID," on JANUARY 19th.
“ESPN RADIO is excited to bring our listeners a diverse lineup of voices that should reach all our sports fans,” said PD II LOUISE K. CORNETTA. “Our collaboration with espnW continues to grow with the addition of THE TRIFECTA, which will offer three of the most prominent female voices in the business.”
VP, Network Content DAVID ROBERTS added, “There is a wealth of talent at ESPN, and we are extremely delighted to maximize this strength by offering diverse, distinctive and dynamic voices across our audio platforms 24 hours a day, seven days a week.”