ESPN Radio To Air 'Realizing The Dream' Feature
January 14, 2009 at 9:28 AM (PT)
ESPN RADIO will participate in the ESPN network's "REALIZING THE DREAM" series of vignettes about the BARACK OBAMA inauguration on JANUARY 20th. The radio network will carry the vignettes, which include sports figures like MAGIC JOHNSON, ESPN's own TOM JACKSON, BOSTON CELTICS star PAUL PIERCE, and OREGON STATE basketball coach CRAIG ROBINSON (OBAMA's brother-in-law) talking about what OBAMA's election meant to them.
The features are part of inauguration coverage all day TUESDAY that will include a 10 hour marathon of programming devoted to the achievements of black athletes on ESPN CLASSIC, live coverage of the swearing-in on ESPN's SPORTSCENTER, and other coverage on the company's TV, radio, and online properties.