WBZ-F (98.5 The Sports Hub)/Boston Tops Barrett Sports Media's 'Top 20 Local Sports Radio Stations of 2015' List
February 8, 2016 at 6:02 AM (PT)
BARRETT SPORTS MEDIA's "Best in Sports Radio Awards" has anointed CBS RADIO Sports WBZ-F (98.5 THE SPORTS HUB)/BOSTON as the leader among "Top 20 Local Sports Radio Stations of 2015."
The list is based on a vote of 35 sports radio executives. CBS RADIO stations took four of the top five slots, with the HUB followed by CBS' WFAN-A-F/NEW YORK and WXYT (97.1 THE TICKET)/DETROIT, CUMULUS' KTCK-A-F (SPORTSRADIO 1310/96.7 THE TICKET)/DALLAS, and CBS' WIP/PHILADELPHIA. The rest of the top 10 includes CUMULUS' KNBR-A/SAN FRANCISCO, CBS' WSCR-A (670 THE SCORE)/CHICAGO, ENTERCOM Sports WEEI-F/BOSTON, CBS' KRLD-F (105.3 THE FAN)/DALLAS, and GREATER MEDIA Sports WPEN (97.5 THE FANATIC)/PHILADELPHIA.
BARRETT SPORTS MEDIA President JASON BARRETT said, "The sports radio scene in BOSTON is very entertaining and highly competitive, and much of its success over the past few years is due to the emergence of 98.5 THE SPORTS HUB. Led by an all-star lineup that includes TOUCHER & RICH, ZOLAK & BERTRAND, and FELGER & MASSAROTTI, THE SPORTS HUB has become one of the sports format's most dominant brands, and our executive committee is proud to acknowledge MIKE THOMAS and his staff for turning Boston's leading sports radio station into the best brand in the country".
See the full list at sportsradiopd.com.