Orlando's Game Adds Lightning Hockey
November 4, 2010 at 4:33 AM (PT)
CLEAR CHANNEL Sports WYGM-A (740 THE GAME)/ORLANDO has joined the TAMPA BAY LIGHTNING radio network. The station joined the hockey team's network YESTERDAY (11/3) and will air 30 games, mostly on weekends, and will feature a weekly appearance by hockey legend, LIGHTNING co-founder, and radio analyst PHIL ESPOSITO with THE GAME afternoon host "THE SHOT DOCTOR" on FRIDAYS at 3:30p (ET).
"We are very excited about being central FLORIDA's new radio home for the TAMPA BAY LIGHTNING," said CLEAR CHANNELORLANDO GSM MARK MCCAULEY. "The LIGHTNING has a great team on the ice and a great team in the broadcast booth, which will make for terrific listening for our audience."
"We're thrilled to have 740 THE GAME as a member of the LIGHTNING RADIO NETWORK, and CLEAR CHANNEL ORLANDO as a partner with the TAMPA BAY LIGHTNING," added LIGHTNING Manager of Radio Programming MATT SAMMON. "Not only can we bring LIGHTNING hockey to all of central FLORIDA via 740 THE GAME's 50,000-watt signal, but with the promotional support of CLEAR CHANNEL, hockey fans in ORLANDO can go 'All In' with the LIGHTNING this season.