Dave Smith Joins Portland's 750 The Game
June 27, 2011 at 5:34 PM (PT)
Veteran LOS ANGELES sports talker DAVE SMITH is joining ALPHA BROADCASTING Sports KXTG-A (750 THE GAME)/PORTLAND for noon-3p (PT), replacing JOHN LUND, who ALPHA says is leaving the station "for a SAN FRANCISCO sports radio position" which ALL ACCESS hears is likely to be ENTERCOM Sports KBWF (SPORTSRADIO 95.7FM). SMITH starts at THE GAME JULY 11th; most recently afternoon host at LOS ANGELES ANGELS OF ANAHEIM Sports KLAA-A (AM 830)/ORANGE-LOS ANGELES, SMITH has been heard on several LOS ANGELES stations, including KMPC-A, KLAC-A and KMAX, and worked at SPORTING NEWS RADIO.
"I am very excited to bring DAVE SMITH to the PACIFIC NORTHWEST," said ALPHA Dir./Talk Programming BRIAN JENNINGS. "In addition to his great sports background at major local stations in L.A., he hosted a national show for SPORTING NEWS. DAVE is a huge NBA and PAC-12 fan and will be a terrific addition to our local sports commitment. He will also play a role in our 'Game Day, All Day' OREGON Football broadcasts this fall and will host the 5th quarter following each BLAZER game."