List of ESPN Radio affiliates

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This listing of radio stations that are branded as ESPN Radio is an incomplete sampling of major markets in 2011. The full list of "full-time" affiliates (not all of which are branded "ESPN Radio") can be found here.

Note: All stations with a blue check mark (Checkbox-blue.svg) are ESPN owned and operated stations

Alabama[edit]

Market Branding Special Local Programming Notes
Auburn, Alabama ESPN 106.7 Auburn High School baseball and basketball
Birmingham, Alabama Jox 2: ESPN 100.5 Birmingham affiliate for Auburn Tigers football and men's basketball
Decatur, Alabama ESPN Radio 1400 Alabama Crimson Tide Football, High School Football.
Florence, Alabama ESPN Radio 93.9 Atlanta Braves affiliate, Alabama Crimson Tide Sports Network
Huntsville, Alabama 97.7 The Zone Carries Army Black Knight Football University of Alabama Huntsville Basketball games, High School Football, NCAA and NFL football games, and the NCAA Basketball Tournament.
Roanoke, Alabama ESPN Radio 1360
Tuscaloosa, Alabama Tide 102.9 Tuscaloosa affiliate for Alabama Crimson Tide football and softball
York, Alabama ESPN Radio 104.9 West Alabama Tigers flagship station.

Alaska[edit]

Market Branding Special Local Programming Notes
Anchorage, Alaska 550 The Zone Flagship station of University of Alaska Anchorage Seawolves hockey, Seattle Mariners baseball
Soldotna, Alaska ESPN 1140 Your source for Sports on the Kenai Peninsula
Fairbanks, Alaska 820 Sports We're in the game!

Arizona[edit]

Market Branding Special Local Programming Notes
Phoenix, Arizona Arizona Sports 98.7 Flagship station of Phoenix Suns, Arizona Cardinals, Arizona Coyotes, Arizona Diamondbacks, and Arizona State Sun Devils; local games move over to News 92.3 KTAR in case of scheduling conflict
Safford, Arizona ESPN Radio 1230
Tucson, Arizona ESPN Radio 1490 The Fan Affiliate of Arizona Diamondbacks baseball; Phoenix Suns basketball

Arkansas[edit]

Market Branding Special Local Programming Notes
Batesville, Arkansas ESPN Radio 1340
Bentonville, Arkansas ESPN Radio 1290 Arkansas Razorbacks sports
Dardanelle, Arkansas ESPN Radio 980 Arkansas Razorbacks sports and Arkansas Tech University sports affiliate
Fayetteville, Arkansas ESPN Radio 99.5 Arkansas Razorbacks sports
Fort Smith, Arkansas ESPN Radio 96.3 carries Arkansas razorback football,baseball,and basketball.
Little Rock, Arkansas 103.7 The Buzz Dallas Cowboys football affiliate, Arkansas Razorbacks sports, High School Football
Morrilton, Arkansas ESPN Radio 800
Stuttgart, Arkansas ESPN Radio 1240 Tennessee Titans affiliate

California[edit]

Market Branding Special Local Programming Notes
Anaheim, California Angels Radio AM 830 ("In Association with ESPN") Owned by the Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim, consequently, they are the team's flagship station. Also the flagship for the Anaheim Ducks, and an affiliate for the Oakland Raiders and the Notre Dame Fighting Irish. Roger Lodge hosts the station's morning show.
Bakersfield, California ESPN Radio 1230
Clovis, California ESPN Radio 790 Affiliate of the Oakland Athletics
Eureka, California ESPN Radio 92.7 / 1340 Flagship station of the Humboldt State Lumberjacks
Fresno, California 940 ESPN Radio Affiliate of the Los Angeles Lakers, San Francisco 49ers, San Francisco Giants, and San Jose Sharks
Los Angeles, California 710 ESPN Radio Checkbox-blue.svg West Coast ESPN Radio flagship. Los Angeles Lakers flagship station, USC Trojans Football and Basketball flagship station. Also airs select Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim games in a partnership with Angels-owned flagship KLAA. Former originating station for defunct All Night with Jason Smith. AM flagship station of the Los Angeles Rams as of May 2016.
Modesto, California ESPN Radio 970 affiliate of San Francisco 49ers, San Jose Sharks, Golden State Warriors, and California Golden Bears radio network
Monterey, California ESPN Radio 630
Redding, California ESPN Radio 96.1 San Francisco Giants, San Francisco 49'ers, and San Jose Sharks affiliate
Sacramento, California ESPN 1320 AM affiliate of San Francisco 49ers
San Diego, California ESPN 1000 AM
San Francisco, California KNBR 1050
San Luis Obispo, California ESPN Radio 1280

Colorado[edit]

Market Branding Special Local Programming Notes
Colona, Colorado ESPN Radio 1450
Colorado Springs, Colorado Currently No ESPN Radio affiliate Last heard on ESPN The ROCK! 101.3 before station flipped to Soft AC
Denver, Colorado 1600 ESPN (main)
104.3 The Fan (secondary)
KKFN: Carries local programming and select ESPN Radio programming along with play-by-play coverage of the Denver Nuggets, Colorado Avalanche, and Air Force Falcons football. KFFN also includes WestWood One Sports programming. KEPN: Carries full ESPN Radio schedule.
Durango, Colorado ESPN Radio 930
Rifle, Colorado ESPN Radio 690
Steamboat Springs, Colorado ESPN Radio 1230

Connecticut[edit]

Market Branding Special Local Programming Notes
Hartford, Connecticut 97.9 ESPN Home of The Rob Dibble Show. Weekdays 3PM-7PM. Launched on January 28, 2012. 97.9 ESPN replaced WPOP as the Hartford affiliate of ESPN Radio. WPOP flipped to Fox Sports Radio on March 5, 2012.
New Haven, Connecticut ESPN Radio 1300 Affiliate of the Blue Devils ESPN Radio Network, broadcasting Central Connecticut State University men's basketball and football.

District of Columbia[edit]

Market Branding Special Local Programming Notes
Washington, D.C. 980 WTEM "ESPN 980" (simulcast on 92.7 WWXT Prince Frederick and 94.3 WWXX Buckland) is the Washington Redskins football flagship, Washington Wizards & Georgetown Hoyas basketball flagship, Maryland Terrapins and Virginia Cavaliers football & men's basketball coverage and Baltimore Orioles affiliate. Longtime home of The Tony Kornheiser Show; also features The Sports Reporters with Steve Czaban and Andy Pollin in afternoon drive. Bethesda-licensed 570 WSPZ clears the entire ESPN Radio daytime schedule, and previously served as the flagship for Steve Czaban's Sporting News Radio morning show. Also carries George Mason Patriots men's basketball and functions as a backup station in the case of any play-by-play schedule conflicts with "ESPN 980."

Florida[edit]

Market Branding Special Local Programming Notes
Fort Myers, Florida 99.3 FM ESPN Affiliate of the Florida Marlins, Tampa Bay Rays, New York Yankees, Boston Red Sox, Miami Dolphins and Miami Hurricanes. Sister to WQAM in Miami, but it clears most ESPN Radio programming.
Gainesville, Florida ESPN Radio 95.3/850 Flagship station of the Florida Gators.
Jacksonville, Florida 1010XL 92.5 fm(simulcast) Flagship station of the Jacksonville Jaguars, North Florida Ospreys, and the Jacksonville Dolphins; Georgia Bulldogs football affiliate.
Miami, Florida 790 The Ticket Flagship of the Miami Marlins and Florida Panthers. Jorge Sedano in morning drive, Dan LeBatard in afternoons, and onetime Miami-based talk host Phil Hendrie in overnight. Carries Colin Cowherd and ESPN overnight (non-related Fox Sports Radio affiliate WINZ carries the first three hours of Mike and Mike).
Miami, Florida 1210 ESPN Deportes Flagship of the Miami Dolphins and Florida Panthers.The first Hispanic sports talk station covering the Greater Miami Area including Boyton Beach, Fort Lauderdale and the upper keys. Power: 47,000 Watts Programming: Local
Orlando, Florida ESPN Radio 580 AM Flagship of Orlando Magic basketball; affiliate of Miami Hurricanes football, Tampa Bay Rays baseball, Jacksonville Jaguars football, Florida State Seminoles football & basketball, and NASCAR live coverage
St. Petersburg/Tampa, Florida Sports Radio 620 WDAE Flagship of Tampa Bay Rays baseball, Tampa Bay Buccaneers football, and Tampa Bay Lightning hockey; Florida Gators football and basketball affiliate.
Tallahassee, Florida 97.9 ESPN Radio
West Palm Beach, Florida ESPN Radio 106.3 Affiliate of the Florida Marlins, Florida Panthers, Miami Dolphins, Miami Heat, Florida Gators, and Miami Hurricanes.

Georgia[edit]

Market Branding Special Local Programming Notes
Athens, Georgia ESPN Radio 960
Augusta, Georgia ESPN Radio 1380 Carolina Panthers football
Brunswick, Georgia ESPN Radio 790 Atlanta Braves affiliate
Columbus, Georgia ESPN Radio 1580-95.7 University of Alabama, Atlanta Falcons, & Atlanta Hawks. Simulcast on WIOL-FM 95.7 FM.
La Grange, Georgia ESPN Radio 1240-96.9
Marietta, Georgia ESPN Radio 1230
Milledgeville, Georgia ESPN Radio 1450
Rome, Georgia ESPN Radio 1410
Sandersville, Georgia ESPN Radio 1490
Unadilla, Georgia ESPN Radio 99.9
Valdosta, Georgia ESPN Radio 1150-96.1 Valdosta State Blazers football, Atlanta Falcons, & Atlanta Braves.

Hawaii[edit]

Market Branding Special Local Programming Notes
Hilo, Hawaii ESPN Radio 850
Honolulu, Hawaii ESPN Radio 1420 Hawaii Warriors play-by-play
Kahului, Hawaii ESPN Radio 900
Kealakekua, Hawaii ESPN Radio 790

Idaho[edit]

Market Branding Special Local Programming Notes
Coeur d'Alene, Idaho ESPN North Idaho
Idaho Falls, Idaho ESPN Radio 1230 flagship station for Idaho State Bengals football and basketball
Moscow, Idaho The Palouse's ESPN 1400 Washington State Cougars, Idaho Vandals football and basketball, local high school sports, local and Seattle sports talk 10am - 12pm Monday-Friday
Twin Falls, Idaho ESPN The Zone

Illinois[edit]

Market Branding Special Local Programming Notes
Champaign, Illinois ESPN Radio 93.5 St. Louis Cardinals affiliate, Tay and J Show
Chicago, Illinois ESPN Radio 1000 Checkbox-blue.svg The first owned-and-operated station for ESPN Radio, and the network's Midwest flagship. Also was the first station to carry Mike and Mike. Chicago Bulls flagship, and key affiliate for both University of Notre Dame and University of Illinois at Chicago.
Decatur, Illinois ESPN Radio 1050 Oldest commercial radio station in Illinois, & 3rd-oldest in the United States ... Affiliate station for the Chicago Cubs, Chicago Bears, Chicago Bulls, & University of Iowa Men's Basketball ... Local programming includes, 'The Aric Lee Show' each weekday, 3 to 5 p.m. & High School Football & Basketball Broadcasts over 14 schools in Central Illinois.
Marion, Illinois ESPN Radio 103.5 St. Louis Cardinals affiliate
Peoria, Illinois ESPN Radio 96.5 FM Chicago Cubs affiliate, Sunday and Monday Night NFL football, Chicago Bulls basketball and Peoria Fantasy Focus 9-11 on Sundays
Quincy, Illinois ESPN Radio 1440 Chicago Cubs affiliate
Springfield, Illinois Sportsradio 1450 AM local Central State Eight and other high school football and basketball games, Chicago Cubs, and Chicago Bears football. Also has local afternoon sports show -- "The Press Box" from 4 to 6 pm.

Indiana[edit]

Market Branding Special Local Programming Notes
Angola, Indiana ESPN 92.7 Detroit Tigers baseball affiliate. Has operated on the HD3 subchannel of 100.3 WLKI and simulcast on FM translator W224BY since November 2009.
Brazil, Indiana 1130 The Fan simulcast on FM translator W258BA Terre Haute since 2013.
Fort Wayne, Indiana The Fan 1380 Fort Wayne Tincaps baseball, Purdue University and IPFW athletics. All local programming is simulcast on sister station 106.7 The Fan, Fort Wayne's Fox Sports Radio affiliate (106.7 The Fan's primary market is Angola, already serviced by WLKI-HD3/W224BY "ESPN 92.7").
Indianapolis, Indiana FM 107.5 and 1070 The Fan Indianapolis Colts, Indiana Pacers, IndyCar Series and Butler Bulldogs basketball flagship station; also carries Indiana Hoosiers (Some rights shared with sister stations WIBC and WLHK). Only ESPN properties carried are "Mike & Mike" and some live sports as of 3/30/2017.
Kokomo, Indiana News/Talk/ESPN 1350AM WIOU Purdue University football and Indiana University basketball affiliate. Coverage of high school football, basketball and baseball. Carries a general news/talk lineup during the daytime hours.
Lafayette, Indiana ESPN 1450 Chicago Bears football, IRL Racing
Ligonier, Indiana ESPN Radio 102.7 Indianapolis Colts football
Marion, Indiana ESPN Radio 860
Richmond, Indiana ESPN Radio 1490 and 100.9FM Cincinnati Reds baseball, local high school basketball, Miami University Hockey
South Bend, Indiana ESPN Radio 95.7[1] Chicago Bears football, Chicago Bulls basketball, Chicago White Sox baseball
Terre Haute, Indiana The Fan 99.5
Vincennes, Indiana ESPN Radio 1450
Warsaw, Indiana ESPN Radio 1480

Iowa[edit]

Market Branding Special Local Programming Notes
Cedar Rapids, Iowa 1600 The Gym Iowa State Cyclones sports, high school sports, Minnesota Twins, Indy Racing League, NCAA Basketball, NFL Football
Davenport, Iowa ESPN 93.5 Chicago Cubs baseball, Chicago Bears football
Des Moines, Iowa 1350 ESPN Chicago Cubs baseball, Green Bay Packers football, Drake Bulldogs sports, Iowa Energy NBA D League basketball

Kansas[edit]

Market Branding Special Local Programming Notes
Lawrence, Kansas ESPN Radio 1320 Kansas Jayhawks sports
Manhattan, Kansas ESPN Radio 1350
Pittsburg, Kansas 99.1 The Ticket ESPN Radio Fort Scott Community College sports, Pittsburg High School football and basketball
Topeka, Kansas ESPN Radio 1490
Wellington, Kansas ESPN Radio 1130
Wichita, Kansas ESPN Radio 1240
Wichita, Kansas ESPN Radio 98.7
Winfield, Kansas ESPN Radio 1550

Kentucky[edit]

Market Branding Special Local Programming Notes
Ashland, Kentucky ESPN Radio 1340
Bowling Green, Kentucky ESPN Radio 1450
Campbellsville, Kentucky ESPN Radio 1450
Elizabethtown, Kentucky ESPN Radio 101.5
Lexington, Kentucky ESPN Radio 1300
Louisville, Kentucky ESPN Radio 680 and 105.7
Madisonville, Kentucky ESPN Radio 1310
Manchester, Kentucky ESPN Radio 1450 "Reality Radio XL" Cincinnati Reds and Chicago Cubs play by play, Major League Baseball on ESPN Radio including Sunday Night Baseball, Playoff and World Series coverage, College football Bowl Championship Series, Kentucky Derby
Paducah, Kentucky ESPN Radio 1560
Princeton, Kentucky ESPN Radio 1580

Louisiana[edit]

Market Branding Special Local Programming Notes
Alexandria, Louisiana ESPN Radio 1410

LSU athletics New Orleans Pelicans Basketball

Baton Rouge, Louisiana ESPN Radio 104.9 Southern University football and basketball Flagship station of LSU Tigers Basketball and coaches shows
Houma, Louisiana ESPN Radio 1490
Lafayette, Louisiana Sports Radio ESPN 1420 Louisiana–Lafayette Ragin' Cajuns baseball, New Orleans Pelicans basketball

Flagship of The Moon Griffon conservative talk radio show.

Lake Charles, Louisiana ESPN Radio 1400
Monroe, Louisiana ESPN Radio 97.7 High School Football, ULM athletics, New Orleans Pelicans basketball and Saints Football,Grambling State athletics, LSU sports, and LA Tech athletics.
New Orleans, Louisiana ESPN 100.3 Effective January 1, 2014, KLRZ-FM is a radio affiliate of ESPN Radio for the New Orleans market. The new format will carry ESPN's national lineup of sports talk personalities, programs, college and professional games. KLRZ-FM will be known as "The Game", featuring a team of local sports talk personalities. Flagship station of Nicholls State Athletics. New Orleans Pelicans Basketball affiliate for Larose.
Slidell, Louisiana ESPN Radio 1560 Houston Astros Baseball and High School Football

Maine[edit]

Market Branding Special Local Programming Notes
Millinocket, Maine WSYY
Saco/Portland, Maine FM 95.9 WPEI Affiliate of the WEEI Sports Radio Network, Boston Red Sox and Boston Celtics.
Skowhegan The Ticket Sports Radio 1160 Was ESPN Radio affiliate from the 1990s until September 2009, switched back to sports in January 2011.
Bangor 92.9 The Ticket On January 1, 2013, Townsquare relaunched the station with a sports format as "92.9 The Ticket".

Maryland[edit]

Market Branding Special Local Programming Notes
Bethesda, Maryland 570 WSPZ Virginia Cavaliers and Baltimore Orioles affiliate. Carries the entire ESPN Radio weekday lineup in pattern with sister station 980 WTEM carrying an all-local lineup.
Cumberland, Maryland ESPN Radio 1230

Massachusetts[edit]

Market Branding Special Local Programming Notes
Boston, Massachusetts ESPN on WEEI (main)
SportsRadio 93.7 WEEI (secondary)

One of the first successful all-sports stations in the U.S. Adopted the format in 1991 (then at 590 AM), relocated to 850 AM in 1994, and began simulcasting on 93.7 FM in 2011. Both stations are the flagship of the Boston Red Sox and Boston College football and basketball. Since October 5, 2012, WEEI has carried the entire ESPN Radio programming lineup in pattern as ESPN on WEEI. WEEI-FM's daytime programming (Dennis and Callahan, Mut and Merloni, The Big Show with Glenn Ordway and Planet Mikey) is syndicated regionally via the "WEEI Sports Radio Network" to six other stations in Massachusetts, Maine, New Hampshire and Rhode Island. Consequently, up to the split of both stations, WEEI was one of a few ESPN affiliates that did not carry Mike and Mike, Colin Cowherd and Scott Van Pelt.

Springfield, Massachusetts 1450 The Hall New York Yankees Baseball. Boston Bruins Hockey. The Average Joe Show.
New Bedford, Massachusetts 1340 AM ESPN New Bedford Pawtucket Red Sox Baseball. High school football and boys basketball games for New Bedford High School, Greater New Bedford Voc-Tech, Fairhaven High School, Dartmouth High School, and Bishop Stang High School with operations manager Ed Perreira and Mark Enwright. Sister station of ESPN Radio 1450 West Warwick, Rhode Island
Worcester, Massachusetts SportsRadio 1440 WEEI Has simulcast WEEI and/or WEEI-FM from 1991 until 1994, and from 1997 onward. Since 2000, the initial affiliate of the WEEI Sports Radio Network. Also an affiliate for the Boston Red Sox and Boston Celtics.

Michigan[edit]

Market Branding Special Local Programming Notes
Alma, Michigan ESPN Radio 1280
Bay City, Michigan ESPN Radio 100.9
East Lansing, Michigan ESPN Radio 730
Flint, Michigan Sports Xtra 1330 Affiliate for Detroit Tigers, University of Michigan football and basketball, Detroit Pistons, Detroit Lions, and Detroit Red Wings. Also carries local high school football.
Grand Haven, Michigan ESPN Radio 1370
Grand Rapids, Michigan ESPN Radio 96.1 Also secondary affiliate of Fox Sports Radio. Airs the syndicated Jim Rome show from 12noon-3pm, as a result, the first two hours of Colin Cowherd are heard. Also affiliated with the Detroit Pistons.
Jackson, Michigan ESPN Radio 1450 Affiliate for Detroit Tigers, Michigan State football and basketball, Detroit Pistons and Detroit Lions
Marquette, Michigan ESPN UP Radio 970 / 93.3 Play-by-play home for Westwood High School Sports [2]
Sault Ste. Marie, Michigan ESPN Radio 1400 Also carries local high school basketball and junior hockey.
Sturgis, Michigan ESPN Radio 1230
Traverse City, Michigan ESPN Radio Northern Michigan Simulcast on WSRT 106.7 FM and WSRJ 105.5 FM. Launched on August 31, 2012.

Minnesota[edit]

Market Branding Special Local Programming Notes
Bemidji, Minnesota ESPN Radio 1450 carries Minnesota Vikings and Minnesota Twins games
Minneapolis, Minnesota 1500 ESPN Twin Cities
St. Cloud, Minnesota ESPN Radio 660

Mississippi[edit]

Market Branding Special Local Programming Notes
Biloxi, Mississippi ESPN Radio 1640
Columbus, Mississippi ESPN Radio 103.1
Greenville, Mississippi ESPN Radio 1260 carries Southern Miss Golden Eagles football and baseball and Ole Miss Rebels men's basketball and baseball
Hazlehurst, Mississippi ESPN Radio 92.9
Jackson, Mississippi ESPN The Zone 105.9 FM Mississippi State University live coverage
Tupelo, Mississippi ESPN 96.3 FM

Missouri[edit]

Market Branding Special Local Programming Notes
Cape Girardeau, Missouri ESPN Radio 1220
Columbia, Missouri Sports Radio 100.5 FM & 1580 AM University of Missouri sports
Houston, Missouri ESPN 1250 HOUSTON carries St. Louis Cardinals baseball, St. Louis Rams football and University of Missouri sports on
ESPN 1250 HOUSTON
Kansas City, Missouri Sports Radio 810 Kansas State University and University of Missouri–Kansas City sports
St. Joseph, Missouri ESPN Radio 1550 carries St. Louis Cardinals baseball games and Northwest Missouri State University sporting events
St. Louis, Missouri ESPN Radio 101.1 Saint Louis University basketball and former flagship station for the St. Louis Rams.
Sikeston, Missouri ESPN Radio 1470
Springfield, Missouri JOCK 98.7 ESPN Springfield Cardinals Double-A Baseball, University of Missouri, and Missouri State University Athletics.
Rolla, Missouri ESPN Mid-Missouri 107.3 Home of the Rolla Bulldogs, St. Louis Blues, KC Chiefs, KC Royals.

Montana[edit]

Market Branding Special Local Programming Notes
Bozeman, Montana ESPN Radio 1230
Helena, Montana ESPN Montana 94.9 FM K235BW; simulcasting KIMO-HD3 107.3
Great Falls, Montana ESPN Montana 99.9 FM K260AU; simulcasting KIMO-HD3 107.3
Missoula, Montana ESPN Montana 97.5 FM simulcasting KKVU-HD4 104.5
Whitefish, Montana ESPN Radio 1240

Nebraska[edit]

Market Branding Special Local Programming Notes
Hastings, Nebraska ESPN Radio 1550
Kearney, Nebraska ESPN Radio 1460
Lincoln, Nebraska ESPN Radio 1480
Norfolk, Nebraska ESPN Radio 780-105.9
North Platte, Nebraska ESPN Radio 1410
Omaha, Nebraska AM 590 Omaha's ESPN Radio Nebraska Cornhuskers sports
Scottsbluff, Nebraska ESPN Radio 1320

Nevada[edit]

Market Branding Special Local Programming Notes
Las Vegas, Nevada ESPN Radio 1100 Joined ESPN Radio in February 2008; flagship station of the UNLV ISP Sports Network. Also affiliated with the Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim, Los Angeles Lakers and Anaheim Ducks.
Reno, Nevada ESPN Radio 94.5

New Hampshire[edit]

Market Branding Special Local Programming Notes
Concord, New Hampshire ESPN Radio 107.7 affiliate of Boston Red Sox baseball, Boston Bruins ice hockey, Boston Celtics baseball, New England Patriots football, and Boston College Eagles football
Keene, New Hampshire WZBK-AM 1220 Airs live local sports events and a sports talk show called "The Press Box" (all hosted by Bob Lund and Jared Goodell). Also broadcasts Keene Swamp Bats baseball and the local afternoon-drive shoe Dean Talks Boston, hosted by Dean Prentiss.
Manchester, New Hampshire ESPN New Hampshire (1250 AM) Carries Boston Red Sox, NFL, and Boston Bruins
Nashua, New Hampshire ESPN New Hampshire (900 AM) Simulcast of WGAM

New Jersey[edit]

Market Branding Special Local Programming Notes
Atlantic City, New Jersey 97.3 ESPN-FM 2014 FIFA World Cup, College Football Playoff, NCAA Tournament (since 2006), MLB, NBA and NFL live coverage, Philadelphia Eagles games and Absegami, EHT, Holy Spirit, Atlantic City, Mainland, EHT, and Pleasantville High School sports.

New Mexico[edit]

Market Branding Special Local Programming Notes
Alamogordo, New Mexico ESPN Radio 103.7
Albuquerque, New Mexico ESPN Radio 101.7
Carlsbad, New Mexico ESPN Radio 1240
Santa Fe, New Mexico ESPN Radio 1400

New York[edit]

Market Branding Special Local Programming Notes
Albany, New York ESPN Radio 104.5 "The Team" New York Yankees affiliate station and Albany Devils coverage
Bath, New York ESPN Radio 1380
Binghamton, New York ESPN Radio 1360 Syracuse University Basketball coverage and The Jim Boeheim Show
Brewster, New York ESPN Radio 1510
Buffalo, New York ESPN Radio 1520 (main)
WGR Sports Radio 550 (secondary)
WGR: Buffalo Sabres (NHL) and Buffalo Bills (NFL) flagship station. MSG Radio Network affiliate (New York Red Bulls games only). A charter affiliate of ESPN Radio since its 1992 launch.


WWKB: Syracuse ISP Sports Network (men's basketball and football) affiliate.

Elmira, New York ESPN Radio 1410
Glens Falls, New York ESPN Radio 1230
Ithaca, New York 1160 ESPN Radio Carries New York Yankees baseball and New York Jets football; also carries Syracuse University Men's Football and Men's Basketball, and Cornell University Men's Basketball
Newark, New York ESPN Radio 1420
New York, New York ESPN Radio 98.7 FM Checkbox-blue.svg East Coast ESPN Radio flagship. New York Jets (NFL), New York Knicks (NBA), New York Rangers (NHL), New York Red Bulls (MLS) and Syracuse University (men's basketball and football) flagship station. The station is operated by ESPN Radio under a local marketing agreement.
Ogdensburg, New York ESPN Radio 1400
Oswego, New York ESPN Radio 1440/100.1
Rochester, New York ESPN Rado 950 Sabres Hockey Network affiliate (regular season only)
Salamanca, New York ESPN 1590 WGGO Cleveland Browns, Penn State Nittany Lions football, local high school sports and Pop Warner Little Scholars football
Syracuse, New York ESPN Radio 97.7/1200
ESPN Radio 1440/100.1
Syracuse ISP Sports Network co-flagship (with sister station WTKW) and Boston Red Sox affiliate. All four stations originate from WTLA 1200-AM; the two FM signals utilized are FM translators.
Utica, New York ESPN Radio 1310
Watertown, New York ESPN Radio 1410

North Carolina[edit]

Market Branding Special Local Programming Notes
Asheville, North Carolina ESPN Radio 1310
Canton, North Carolina ESPN Radio 970
Charlotte, North Carolina ESPN Radio 730
Fayetteville, North Carolina ESPN Radio 1230
Graham/Greensboro/High Point, North Carolina "The Triad Sports Network" - 1200 WSML/1230 WMFR/1320 WCOG
Jacksonville, North Carolina ESPN Radio 1400
New Bern, North Carolina 1490 WWNB Radio Free ENC Kinston Indians baseball
Hatteras, North Carolina ESPN 97.1
Raleigh/Durham, North Carolina 99.9 FM The Fan Carolina Hurricanes
Wilmington, North Carolina ESPN Radio 630 Cape Fear Rugby Football Club coverage

North Dakota[edit]

Market Branding Special Local Programming Notes
Bismarck, North Dakota ESPN Radio 710 broadcasts Minnesota Twins and Minnesota Vikings games
Fargo, North Dakota 740 The Fan
Grand Forks, North Dakota ESPN Radio 1440
Mayville, North Dakota ESPN Radio 105.5
Mayville, North Dakota ESPN Radio 1520

Ohio[edit]

Mansfield, Ohio|| ESPN Radio 1440/97.3|| Coverage of high school football and basketball, Motor Racing Networkand Westwood Oneaffiliate.

Market Branding Special Local Programming Notes
Ashtabula, Ohio ESPN 970 WFUN Co-flagship of the Lake County Captains (along with WINT) and Lake Erie College Storm football. Affiliate for Ohio State Buckeyes football and basketball, and the Cleveland Browns. Carries select Cleveland Indians and Cleveland Cavaliers games.
Cambridge, Ohio ESPN Radio 1270/107.9
Canton, Ohio ESPN 990 Columbus Blue Jackets, Cincinnati Reds, Cincinnati Bengals, and Massillon Tigers live play-by-play
Cincinnati, Ohio ESPN 1530 Cincinnati Bengals AM flagship (shared overall with WEBN and WLW), Cincinnati affiliate for University of Kentucky football and basketball. Features local hosts Lance McAlister and Mo Egger.
Cleveland, Ohio ESPN 850 WKNR (main)
ESPN 1540 KNR2 (secondary)
Co-flagship station for the Cleveland Browns[3] and Lake Erie Monsters, Cleveland affiliate for Ohio State Buckeyes football and basketball, and MAC Tournament flagship.

Sister station WWGK AM 1540 carries the final hour of Mike and Mike, and carries the rest of the ESPN Radio schedule throughout their broadcast day (WWGK is a daytime only operation). ESPN 1540 KNR2 is also the flagship station of Notre Dame College football and carries NBA and MLB games via ESPN Radio. Both stations are co-branded ESPN Cleveland.

Columbus, Ohio ESPN 1460 Columbus (main)
Sports Radio 97.1 The Fan (secondary)
Both stations are the flagship for Ohio State Buckeyes football and basketball and the Columbus Blue Jackets. 97.1 The Fan features Ohio State team programming and coaches' shows, in addition to local hosts Beau Bishop, Anthony Rothman, and Mike Ricordati ESPN 1460 also is the Columbus affiliate of the Cleveland Indians.
Dayton, Ohio ESPN Radio 1410 Cincinnati Reds baseball and Ohio State Buckeyes football and basketball. Gwoc Football Game of the Week.
Fostoria, Ohio ESPN Radio 1430 Cleveland Indians, Cleveland Cavaliers, Cleveland Browns.

Ohio State Buckeyesfootball and basketball. Toledo Mud Hens minor league baseball. Fostoria High School football, high school basketball, OHSAA football and basketball.

Marietta, Ohio ESPN Radio 100.9
simulcast with AM 630
Flagship of the Ohio University Bobcats.
Middleport, Ohio ESPN Radio 1390
Portsmouth, Ohio ESPN Radio 1260 carries Cincinnati Reds baseball and Ohio State Buckeyes football and basketball

Oklahoma[edit]

Market Branding Special Local Programming Notes
Ardmore, Oklahoma ESPN Radio 1240
Enid, Oklahoma ESPN Radio 1390
Oklahoma City, Oklahoma ESPN Radio 640 Oklahoma City Thunder

Oregon[edit]

Market Branding Special Local Programming Notes
Coos Bay, Oregon ESPN Radio 1230
Medford, Oregon ESPN Radio 580
Pendleton, Oregon ESPN Radio 1240
Portland, Oregon 1080 The Fan

Pennsylvania[edit]

Market Branding Special Local Programming Notes
Allentown, Pennsylvania ESPN Radio of the Lehigh Valley New York Yankees (MLB), New York Giants (NFL), Lehigh University football, basketball and wrestling, Lehigh Valley IronPigs minor-league baseball
Altoona, Pennsylvania ESPN Radio 1430 Pittsburgh Steelers football, Pittsburgh Pirates baseball, Pittsburgh Penguins hockey, and Penn State football and basketball
Chambersburg, Pennsylvania ESPN Radio 1380
Erie, Pennsylvania ESPN Radio 1260 The Score Buffalo Bills coverage and Cleveland Indians baseball
Harrisburg, Pennsylvania ESPN Radio 1400 Notre Dame Fighting Irish football
Hermitage, Pennsylvania ESPN Radio 96.7
Huntingdon, Pennsylvania ESPN Radio 1150
Mexico, Juniata County, Pennsylvania ESPN Radio 1220
New Castle, Pennsylvania ESPN Radio 1280 Pittsburgh Pirates baseball, Pittsburgh Penguins hockey, and Penn State football and basketball
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 97.5 WPEN Branded "97.5 The Fanatic," featuring a predominantly local weekday lineup. Flagship for Villanova Wildcats football and basketball. Became flagship for Philadelphia 76ers in April 2012, beginning with the NBA Playoffs. Flagship for Philadelphia Flyers starting in 2012-13 season.
610 WTEL Branded "610 Sports," carries the majority of ESPN Radio's daytime programming WPEN is unable to clear, along with assorted brokered programming. Flagship for the MLS' Philadelphia Union. Now a sister station to WPEN, but notable as the original home of WIP (since migrated to FM and is WPEN's main competitor).
Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania 970 ESPN 106.3 FM Co-flagship of the Pittsburgh Steelers (along with WDVE). Affiliate of West Virginia University football and basketball.
Pottsville, Pennsylvania ESPN Radio 1360
Reading, Pennsylvania ESPN Radio 1240
Scranton, Pennsylvania ESPN Radio 630-1240-96.1-100.1-100.5-102.7 Philadelphia Phillies baseball, University of Notre Dame football, weekly Wilkes-Barre/Scranton Penguins report
Somerset, Pennsylvania ESPN Radio 1330
State College, Pennsylvania ESPN Radio 1450 Penn State Nittany Lions football and State College Area High School sports flagship station, plus Pittsburgh Pirates and Pittsburgh Steelers coverage. Occasionally, other NFL teams are covered as well on Sundays and Mondays (Monday Night Football)
Towanda, Pennsylvania ESPN Radio 1550
Troy, Pennsylvania ESPN Radio 1310
Williamsport, Pennsylvania ESPN Radio 1050 AM and 104.1 FM Lycoming College football and basketball; in addition to Williamsport Crosscutters Minor League Baseball sports flagship station.
York, Pennsylvania ESPN Radio 1350 Baltimore Orioles game coverage

Rhode Island[edit]

Market Branding Special Local Programming Notes
West Warwick, Rhode Island 1450 AM ESPN Providence Sister station of ESPN Radio 1340 New Bedford, Massachusetts
Westerly, Rhode Island SportsRadio 103.7 WEEI-FM Affiliate of the WEEI Sports Radio Network, Boston Red Sox, Boston Celtics and Providence Friars men's basketball.

South Carolina[edit]

Market Branding Special Local Programming Notes
Barnwell, South Carolina ESPN Radio 1460 Clemson football and basketball
Columbia, South Carolina ESPN Columbia 1230 AM
Charleston, South Carolina ESPN Radio 910
Clinton, South Carolina ESPN Radio 1410 Atlanta Braves affiliate
Florence, South Carolina ESPN Radio 98.9
Myrtle Beach, South Carolina ESPN Radio 1450 Flagship radio station of the Myrtle Beach Pelicans of the Carolina League of Minor League Baseball.
Spartanburg, South Carolina ESPN Radio 950 Carolina Panthers NFL Football, Charlotte Bobcats NBA Basketball, Wofford Terriers College Football

South Dakota[edit]

Market Branding Special Local Programming Notes
Aberdeen, South Dakota ESPN Radio 1420 carries Minnesota Vikings, Minnesota Twins, Minnesota Wild, and Minnesota Timberwolves games
Mitchell, South Dakota ESPN Radio 1490
Rapid City, South Dakota ESPN Radio 1340 & 105.7 Nebraska Cornhuskers and Minnesota Twins affiliate
Sioux Falls, South Dakota ESPN Radio 99.1
Vermillion, South Dakota ESPN Radio 1570 carries Chicago Cubs games

Tennessee[edit]

Market Branding Special Local Programming Notes
Chattanooga, Tennessee ESPN Radio 105.1 Atlanta Braves, Nashville Predators, MLB and NFL coverage
Clarksville, Tennessee ESPN Radio 540
Crossville, Tennessee ESPN Radio 1490
Jackson, Tennessee ESPN Radio 96.5
Johnson City, Tennessee ESPN Radio 640 carries Tennessee Titans football games, Atlanta Braves baseball games, and King College Tornado sporting events
Knoxville, Tennessee Currently No ESPN Radio affiliate Last heard on WVLZ
McMinnville, Tennessee ESPN Radio 1230
Memphis, Tennessee 680 ESPN University of Tennessee football and basketball coverage, St. Louis Cardinals, Memphis Grizzlies basketball coverage, Tennessee Titans football coverage
Nashville, Tennessee ESPN Radio 102.5 Nashville Predators flagship, Memphis Grizzlies affiliate
Pigeon Forge, Tennessee ESPN Radio 106.3 Atlanta Braves affiliate

Texas[edit]

Market Branding Special Local Programming Notes
Abilene, Texas ESPN Radio 98.1
Amarillo, Texas ESPN Radio 1010
Carthage, Texas ESPN Radio 1590
College Station, Texas Sports Radio 1150 The Zone Brazos Valley Bombers baseball and local high school football. Serves as flagship station for Texas A&M University women's basketball and softball. Also airs select Texas A&M men's basketball and baseball games, as well as Houston Astros games when sister station WTAW has scheduling conflicts. Preempts The Herd with Colin Cowherd and The SportsBash for local programming.
Corpus Christi, Texas KEYS ESPN 1440
Dallas, Texas 103.3 FM ESPN Dallas Mavericks basketball and Texas Christian University football flagship station
El Paso, Texas ESPN Radio 600 Dallas Cowboys and Los Angeles Dodgers affiliate
Houston, Texas ESPN Radio 97.5 Became ESPN Radio affiliate in January 2007. In 2011, KFNC became the Texas Longhorns' affiliate in Houston.
Laredo, Texas ESPN Radio 1490
Lubbock, Texas ESPN Radio 97.3 Texas Tech Red Raiders flagship station; also carries Texas Rangers baseball and Dallas Cowboys football
Lufkin, Texas ESPN Radio 1260
McAllen, Texas ESPN Radio 1240
Laredo, Texas ESPN 1490 The Zone
San Angelo, Texas ESPN Radio 960
San Antonio, Texas ESPN The Zone 1250
Texarkana, Texas ESPN Radio 740 Dallas Cowboys affiliate
Tyler, Texas ESPN Radio 92.1 no longer
Vernon, Texas ESPN 1230 Football: Cowboys, Longhorns, Aggies, Randy Galloway only radio station in the world on showroom of a car dealership
Waco, Texas ESPN Radio 1660-101.3-100.9-106.9 (KHLE) Texas Rangers baseball, Dallas Cowboys affiliate, Dallas Mavericks affiliate and Baylor Bears football and basketball affiliate
Wichita Falls, Texas ESPN Radio 95.5 Texas Rangers baseball, Midwestern State Mustangs athletics, and Wichita Falls High School Coyote Football

Utah[edit]

Market Branding Special Local Programming Notes
Salt Lake City, Utah ESPN 700 Sports Utah sports (flagship), Real Salt Lake soccer, Compass Media Networks NFL games. Preempts The Herd for The Dan Patrick Show. Preempts 2 hours of The Dan LeBetard Show and The Sedano Show for The Bill & OC Show.
Provo, Utah ESPN 960 Sports BYU baseball (flagship), BYU Cougars women's soccer (flagship), UVU men's basketball (flagship), Compass Media Networks NFL games. Preempts the final hour of The Dan LeBetard Show and The Sedano Show for Cougar Sports w/ Ben Criddle.

Vermont[edit]

Market Branding Special Local Programming Notes
Brattleboro, Vermont ESPN Radio 1450
Burlington, Vermont ESPN Radio 101.3
Montpelier, Vermont ESPN Radio 1240 High School Sports, newly designated flagship for the U-32 Raiders

Virginia[edit]

Market Branding Special Local Programming Notes
Bedford, Virginia ESPN Radio 1350
Blacksburg, Virginia ESPN Radio 1430-94.1
Blackstone, Virginia ESPN Radio 1440
Gretna, Virginia ESPN Radio 106.3
Harrisonburg, Virginia ESPN Radio 1360
Lynchburg, Virginia ESPN Radio 1320
Martinsville, Virginia ESPN Radio 1160
Richmond, Virginia ESPN Radio 950 Richmond Spiders football and basketball (flagship station), Washington Nationals baseball
Roanoke, Virginia ESPN Radio 1240
Staunton, Virginia ESPN Radio 1240
Virginia Beach, Virginia ESPN Radio 94.1 Old Dominion Monarchs football and basketball, Norfolk Tides baseball and Norfolk Admirals hockey flagship station

Washington[edit]

Market Branding Special Local Programming Notes
Aberdeen, Washington ESPN Radio 1490
Bellingham, Washington ESPN Radio 1170
Clarkston, Washington 1430 The Sports Fan Also airs Seattle Seahawks football, Washington State Cougars football and men's basketball, and the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series.
Kennewick, Washington 1340 ESPN Radio Airs content from 710 AM in Seattle
Pullman, Washington The Palouse's ESPN 1400 Washington State Cougars, Idaho Vandals football and basketball, local high school sports, local and Seattle sports talk show 10am - 12pm Monday-Friday
Seattle, Washington 710 ESPN Seattle Seattle Mariners and Seattle Seahawks flagship.
Spokane, Washington 700 ESPN Spokane Became the ESPN affiliate after switching from 630 AM to a more powerful frequency. Affiliate KXLY 920 is home of the Seattle Mariners and Seattle Seahawks. Washington State Cougars flagship station. Spokane Shock flagship station.

Home of "Patchin, Osso and the Wingman."

Vancouver, Washington 910 ESPN Portland
Walla Walla, Washington ESPN Radio 1490
Yakima, Washington ESPN 1460 Yakima

Washington, DC[edit]

Market Branding Special Programming Notes
Washington, DC SportsTalk 570/ESPN570 Plays mixture of local and ESPN Radio programming.
Washington, DC ESPN980

West Virginia[edit]

Market Branding Special Local Programming Notes
Charleston, West Virginia ESPN Radio 1490
Clarksburg, West Virginia ESPN Radio 1340
Hinton, West Virginia ESPN Radio 102.3
Huntington, West Virginia ESPN Radio 930 Marshall University flagship, Cincinnati Bengals affiliate
Keyser, West Virginia ESPN Radio 1390
Logan, West Virginia ESPN Radio 1290-101.9
Martinsburg, West Virginia ESPN Radio 1340
Saint Marys, West Virginia ESPN Radio 630

Wisconsin[edit]

Market Branding Special Local Programming Notes
Eau Claire, Wisconsin ESPN Radio 1150
Green Bay, Wisconsin
Janesville, Wisconsin The Big AM 1380 Part-time affiliate; it was a full-time affiliate from 1998 until 2014. Broadcasts Beloit Snappers Baseball (flagship), Marquette University basketball, Hononegah Community High School football and basketball (flagship), NIU Huskies football, Rockford IceHogs hockey, and Roscoe Rush football (flagship)
La Crosse, Wisconsin ESPN 105.5 FM
Madison, Wisconsin 100.5 FM ESPN Broadcasts Marquette University basketball, Madison Mallards Baseball (flagship) and Madison Mustangs football (flagship)
Marinette, Wisconsin ESPN Radio 570
Medford, Wisconsin ESPN Radio 1490
Milwaukee, Wisconsin 540 ESPN Broadcasts Marquette University basketball.
Platteville, Wisconsin ESPN Radio 1590
Rhinelander, Wisconsin ESPN Radio 1240
Ripon, Wisconsin ESPN Radio 1600
Sparta, Wisconsin ESPN 1290 Broadcasts La Crosse Loggers
Spencer, Wisconsin ESPN Radio 92.3 NASCAR affiliate
Tomahawk, Wisconsin ESPN Radio 810
Wausau, Wisconsin ESPN Radio 100.5
Wisconsin Dells, Wisconsin 1400 WRDB Part-time affiliate broadcasts Milwaukee Brewers baseball, Green Bay Packers football, Wisconsin Badgers Athletics and area high school sports.

Wyoming[edit]

Market Branding Special Local Programming Notes
Casper, Wyoming ESPN Radio 1400
Cheyenne, Wyoming ESPN Radio 1480 broadcasts Denver Nuggets and Colorado Avalanche games
Laramie, Wyoming ESPN Radio 1210
Riverton, Wyoming ESPN Radio 1450
Sheridan, Wyoming ESPN Radio 87.7

Canada[edit]

ESPN owns a minority interest in the sports network TSN alongside its majority owner Bell Media: in 2011, the company converted three of its stations to a new sports radio network known as TSN Radio. Much like its television counterpart, all three TSN Radio stations also carry programs from ESPN Radio (such as select event coverage, along with overnight and weekend programming).

Market Branding Special Local Programming Notes
Edmonton, Alberta TSN Radio 1260 Flagship station of the Edmonton Oil Kings, FC Edmonton and Edmonton Rush
Toronto, Ontario TSN Radio 1050 First TSN Radio station, launched on April 13, 2011. Is the flagship station of the Toronto Argonauts, and the co-flagship of the Toronto Maple Leafs.
Montreal, Quebec TSN Radio 690 Launched on October 5, 2011. English-language flagship of the Montreal Canadiens.
Winnipeg, Manitoba TSN Radio 1290 Launched on October 5, 2011. Flagship station of the Winnipeg Jets and Goldeyes

Defunct or moved ESPN Radio affiliates[edit]

The following is the list of radio stations that were previously ESPN Radio affiliates.

ESPN Radio station listing
Market Branding Additional Notes
Alexandria, Virginia 820 WXTR
Triple X ESPN Radio
Flagship of the Triple X ESPN Radio trimulcast until owner Red Zebra Broadcasting purchased competitor WTEM in 2008. Switched to ESPN Deportes Radio.
Albany, New York ESPN Radio 1300 The Team Moved to 104.5 FM in late 2006
Athol, Massachusetts ESPN Radio 700 Became a simulcast of FM sister station WXRG, itself a repeater of Boston-market WXRV, in 2012.
Austin, Texas 104.9 KTXX/
1260 KLGO
104.9 The Horn
Changed to a mix of local sports radio and Classic hits on January 2, 2014. Dropped the classic hits for NBC Sports Radio a year later.
Baltimore, Maryland 1300 WJFK/WJZ
ESPN Radio 1300
Joined the network on March 10, 2003 as 1300 WJFK. Callsign changed to WJZ (AM) on November 3, 2008, in harmony with their sister TV station and newly created FM sports talker. Became a CBS Sports Radio affiliate on January 2, 2013.
Baton Rouge, Louisiana The Score 1210 Lost the broadcast rights in Baton Rouge to the now ESPN 1300 in February 2007.
Bend, Oregon ESPN Radio 940 Switched affiliations to Fox Sports Radio.
Birmingham, Alabama Jox 94.5 Announced that the station would become a charter affiliate of CBS Sports Radio when it debuts on January 2, 2013; dropped ESPN Radio on August 19, 2012; currently carrying CBS Sports Radio.
Boise, Idaho ESPN Radio 730 Stunting effective February 2017
Boston, Massachusetts 890 ESPN Radio WAMG/WLLH dumped ESPN Radio Programming on September 14, 2009.[4]
Cambridge, Maryland ESPN Radio 1240 Changed formats to nostalgic standards on December 30, 2011.
Cincinnati, Ohio 1160 WBOB Picked up the affiliation in August 2000 after then-affiliate 1360 WCKY became a charter Fox Sports Radio affiliate. Sold to religious broadcaster Salem Media Group at the same time; Salem continued to operate WBOB as a sports station until 2003, when it changed to conservative talk radio programming.
1450 WMOH Licensed to Hamilton, WMOH became a full-time affiliate for the greater Cincinnati market in 2003. After 1360 WSAI dropped a lifestyle talk format for ESPN Radio programming, WMOH adopted the conservative talk format previously on WBOB following that station's concurrent ownership/format change.
1360 WSAI Originally affiliated with the network, then under the WAZU and WCKY callsigns and "1360 Homer" branding, prior to 2000. Rejoined the network on a full-time basis on July 2, 2007; the affiliation moved to sister station 1530 WCKY on February 15, 2010.
Cleveland, Ohio 1220 WKNR
SportsRADIO 1220 WKNR
The market's initial ESPN Radio affiliate; dropped in 1995 and rejoined in 1998 when successor affiliate WTAM came into common ownership with 1220 WKNR. As part of a multiple station purchase/trade covering seven stations and three ownership groups in Cleveland and adjacent markets, 1220 WKNR's intellectual property (format and on- and off-air personnel) was transferred onto the former 850 WRMR on July 3, 2001.
1100 WWWE/WTAM
NewsRadio 1100 3WE/
WTAM 1100
Joined the network in 1995, carrying the longform weekend programming and NBA play-by-play coverage. Call letters changed to WTAM in July 1996. Shared affiliation with 1220 WKNR from January to October 1998.
850 WKNR
SportsTalk 850 WKNR
850 WKNR carried ESPN Radio from July 2001 until its cancellation by the network in July 2006, effective that October. Affiliation moved to newly purchased 1540 WWGK. Reassumed the affiliation in March 2007.
1540 WWGK
Cleveland's ESPN Radio 1540
WWGK's ownership, Good Karma Brands, purchased 850 WKNR in December 2006, and moved the affiliation back to WKNR the following March. WWGK then took a dual ESPN and Fox Sports affiliation (dropping Fox in 2011), rebranded as "KNR2."
Colorado Springs, Colorado ESPN 1300 The Sports Animal Changed formats to Classic country now known as KCSF. Colorado Rockies baseball games still airs on this station.
Columbia, South Carolina ESPN Radio 93.1 FM Sold on July 28, 2012.
Denver, Colorado 1600 KEPN
ESPN Radio 1600
Changed affiliation to Fox Sports Radio in September 2012; rejoined the network in 2016 when KJAC dropped it. Launched on January 1, 2007 as a sister station to KRWZ 950AM; airs Denver Nuggets and Colorado Avalanche games that are bumped from KRWZ; also University of Denver sports and University of Wyoming sports
105.5 KJAC Dropped ESPN Radio following an ownership change and format flip to adult album alternative in January 2016. This rimshot signal is also notable for having been the first station in the United States to adopt Jack FM, it's prior format before ESPN Radio (and from which the call letters are derived from).
Detroit, Michigan 1130 WDFN
SportsRadio 1130 The Fan
The market's initial ESPN Radio affiliate; eventually becoming a dual ESPN and Fox Sports Radio affiliate. Dropped the affiliation at ESPN's request in October 2007.
1270 WXYT
Team 1270/
1270 XYT
WXYT occasionally aired ESPN programming not cleared by WDFN as early as 2000. Mike and Mike was added to the weekday lineup in early 2007. That October, WXYT's format moved to sister station WKRK as "97.1 The Ticket," taking a higher emphasis on local programming, and switched to Sporting News Radio. WDFN's concurrent affiliation cancellation left the Detroit market without an ESPN Radio affiliate until February 2012.
1090 WCAR
ESPN Radio 1090
Owned and operated by Birach Broadcasting. Assumed the affiliation in February 2012; dropped it on July 12, 2013 due to a contract dispute.
105.1 WMGC
Detroit Sports 105.1
Dropped the sports format on June 29, 2016, due to low ratings and a pending merger with owner Greater Media into Beasley Broadcast Group. (The affiliation remains on WMGC's HD-2 subchannel.) The subsequent format launch - classic hip-hop as The Bounce - gained notoriety as a 'worst-to-first' ratings jump over the span of one month.
Elko, Nevada ESPN Radio 1340 Station's license cancelled April 9, 2015
Eugene, Oregon 95.3 The Score Dropped ESPN for CBS Sports Radio in 2013.
Fairbanks, Alaska 820 Sports Dropped ESPN for Fox Sports Radio citing financial reasons in 2011.
Fremont, Ohio 900 WFRO Unofficially an O&O; the license was owned by Disney/ABC, and operated by local broadcast chain BAS Broadcasting, who continues to run 99.1 WFRO. Signed off permanently on June 23, 2004 per Disney's request, as part of their move-in of Flint station 910 WFDF into the Detroit market.
Gardner, Massachusetts Talk 1340 AM WGAW formerly carried ESPN Radio programming at night and on weekends (the station primarily carried, and continues to broadcast, other talk programming); it subsequently replaced ESPN with Fox Sports Radio before dropping sports talk programming altogether.
Hartford, Connecticut 910 WNEZ "News-Sports 910 CNN" carried The Fabulous Sports Babe until December 1996 when the station was sold and switched to a Spanish-language format.
1410 WPOP Picked up in January 1998 after dropping the One-on-One Sports network. The affiliation moved to sister station 97.9 WUCS in January 2012, and WPOP became the market's FOX Sports Radio affiliate on March 5, 2012.
Houston, Texas 790 KBME "790 The Sports Animal." Affiliation moved to 97.5 KFNC in January 2007.
Huntington, West Virginia ESPN Radio 1340 Swapped with AM 930 WRVC on November 6, 2006
Indianapolis, Indiana 950 WXLW An ESPN affiliate from 2002 until 2008, when 1070 WIBC's talk format migrated to the FM dial and was replaced with WFNI "1070 The Fan." WNDE and WIBC were also previous ESPN Radio affiliates in the 1990s.
Jacksonville, Florida ESPN Radio 1460 Changed formats to religious, with ESPN now heard on WJXL; Atlanta Braves baseball still carried live
Kansas City, Missouri ESPN Radio 97.3 Formerly KCXM, now a Christian radio station. ESPN programs moved to 810 WHB. Former flagship of the Kansas City Royals
Las Vegas, Nevada ESPN Radio 920 Became Fox Sports Radio in February 2008 in a three-way switch in which KWWN became the new ESPN Radio station and KENO joined ESPN Deportes Radio
Lima, Ohio 940 WLJM/WZOQ
ESPN Radio 940
Adopted ESPN Radio following an ownership change. Callsign switched to WZOQ in 2007. On June 1, 2009, the format and some on-air personnel moved to the former 93.1 WFGF, while WZOQ took the WCIT calls and a 50s-60s classic hits format.
93.1 WWSR
93.1 The Fan
Flagship of the Ohio State-Lima basketball team and affiliate of the Cleveland Indians, Cleveland Cavaliers, Cleveland Browns, and select NFL games. "SportsTalk With Koza." "Sportsrap With Matt and Matt." Dropped ESPN Radio for a mixture of Fox Sports Radio and CBS Sports Radio in early 2016.
Lincoln, Nebraska ESPN Radio 1480 Became an oldies station on January 26, 2010.
Lindenwold, New Jersey ESPN Radio 1680 Defunct since 2002, broadcasting the Trenton Thunder. Now airs an ethnic format.
Little Rock, Arkansas Total Sports 1380 Purchased by Simmons Media, leased to Nova M Radio, a group that leases stations to run Air America Radio programming.
Los Angeles 1110 KEPN Swapped with then Radio Disney flagship 710 KDIS in 2003.
Madison, Wisconsin 1070 WTSO
ESPN Radio 10-7-0
Milwaukee Brewers and Milwaukee Bucks play by play and back up for WIBA-AM sports coverage; dropped ESPN Radio 1/1/2009
Milwaukee, Wisconsin 1510 WAUK (daytime)
1290 WMCS (nighttime)
Milwaukee's ESPN Radio: 1510 Days/1290 Nights
WAUK was purchased by Good Karma Broadcasting in 2004, and took up the ESPN Radio affiliation, but due to being on a clear-channel frequency reserved to WLAC in Nashville, it was and is only able to broadcast during the daytime hours. WMCS (which once held the WMVP calls until being purchased by the 1000 kHz Chicago facility) aired shows at night starting in 2005 via a leased-time arrangement. The format moved to WRRD as "540 ESPN" in February 2008 and swapped callsigns with WAUK; the 1510 kHz facility - now WRRD - is now affiliated with ESPN Deportes Radio. The leased-time arrangement with WMCS expired in June 2008.
Montgomery, Alabama Sports Radio 740 Switched affiliations to CBS Sports Radio.
Nags Head, North Carolina ESPN 92.3 Become an ESPN Radio affiliate on March 13, 2008. Moved to sister station 97.1 WYND-FM Hatteras, NC on May 11, 2009.
Nashville, Tennessee ESPN Radio 104.5 Moved to WPRT-FM in November 2011.
New Holstein, Wisconsin/Fox Cities Fox Cities ESPN Radio 1530 Went silent in late 2011. New Owner in late 2011. Tower being moved closer to Appleton-Oshkosh, WI
New Orleans, Louisiana 1350 WSMB/WWWL Later became a progressive talk station and Air America Radio affiliate. In the aftermath of Hurricane Katrina, it became a time-shifted version of co-owned WWL AM/FM. Changed back to an ESPN Radio affiliate as "ESPN 1350" in July 2008, dropped it again for NBC Sports Radio and lifestyle talk as "3WL" in October 2013. Tom Fitzmorris has hosted a weekday food-related talk show on the station since July 18, 1988, regardless of the format or call letters.
Ocean City, Maryland ESPN Radio 1590 Now broadcasting Jack FM.
New York, New York 1050 WEPN Became the flagship station of ESPN Radio on September 1, 2001. The format and flagship status moved to 97.9 WEPN-FM in September 2012; WEPN concurrently switched to being the flagship of ESPN Deportes Radio. The 1050 facility itself was the original home of WFAN, the first all-sports radio station, from July 1987 to October 1988.
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 920 WPHY WPHY was the former affiliate for La Salle University Basketball, Temple Owls football coverage. WPHY dropped ESPN Radio in January 2008 when sister station 1040 WNJE began to simulcast then-flagship 1050 WEPN.
950 WPEN Assumed the affiliation in April 2008. After beginning to simulcast on 97.5 WPEN-FM in 2009 as "97.5 The Fanatic," 950 WPEN was eventually sold to Family Radio and became the new incarnation of WKDN on December 2012. WPEN-FM continues to carry ESPN Radio programming alongside newly acquired sister station 610 WTEL.
Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania 1250 WEAE Former an ESPN Radio O&O; was switched to Radio Disney programming as part of Disney/ABC's dispersal of under-performing small-market stations (Disney concurrently ended their lease of WWCS, which served as Pittsburgh's Radio Disney outlet for several years prior). The ESPN affiliation moved to Clear Channel-owned 970 WBGG on January 1, 2011, formerly the market's Fox Sports Radio affiliate (that affiliation ultimately moved to WWCS).
Portsmouth, New Hampshire The Sports Animal 1380 Changed to ESPN Radio in November 2010; the station returned to an adult standards format in October 2013.
Providence, Rhode Island The Score AM & FM The Score AM-FM was Providence's home of ESPN Radio until 3/11/08. 99.7 FM flipped to a simulcast of NewsTalk 630 as WEAN-FM. 790 AM flipped to The True Oldies Channel on 3/18/08. ESPN Radio is now heard on 1450 AM WLKW in Rhode Island.
Riverside, Pennsylvania ESPN Radio 92.3 Changed format to Classic Hits at WHNA on February 22, 2016.
San Diego, California ESPN Radio 800 / ESPN Radio San Diego FM 98.9 On October 5, 2009, ESPN Radio coverage moved to sister station XHMORE-FM and became ESPN Radio San Diego FM 98.9; briefly simulcasted the new station on 800 AM for a month, then the AM station switched to ESPN Deportes programming. XHMORE later dropped ESPN programming on September 1, 2010, when it flipped back to a rock en español format it aired from 1994 until 2004.
Seattle, Washington Sports Radio 950 Switched to Fox Sports Radio in December 2008 after 710 KIRO-AM switched genres from news/talk and gained affiliation.
Selinsgrove, Pennsylvania ESPN Radio 1240 Station's license was surrendered to the U.S. Federal Communications Commission by its owners; cancelled February 1, 2013.
Sheboygan, Wisconsin Sheboygan ESPN Radio 950 Switched to Fox Sports Radio in early 2011.
South Bend, Indiana 960 WSBT
(96.1 W241AD)
Dropped ESPN for CBS Sports Radio on April 1, 2014.
95.7 WAOR Spun off by Federated Media to St. Joseph Catholic Radio Group on May 2014, a month after taking the affiliation. Switched to Catholic radio programming that September.
St. Louis, Missouri 1380 KSLG Switched to Fox Sports Radio in December 2007. 101.1 WXOS became the market's new affiliate on January 1, 2009.
Steubenville, Ohio ESPN Radio 1340 Station's license was surrendered to the U.S. Federal Communications Commission by its owners; cancelled December 11, 2012.
Traverse City, Michigan 1310 WCCW Affiliate for Detroit Tigers, Detroit Lions, Detroit Red Wings, Detroit Pistons and Michigan State football and basketball. Switched to Fox Sports Radio in August 2012; the affiliation moved to 106.7 WSRT/105.5 WSRJ "ESPN Radio Northern Michigan."
Ventura, California ESPN Radio 1450 Dropped ESPN for CBS Sports Radio in January 2013.
Virginia Beach, Virginia ESPN Radio 1310 Swapped with sister station 94.1 WVSP Yorktown, VA (formerly WXEZ) on October 5, 2009.
Washington, D.C. SportsTalk 980 WTEM Defunct from July 2006 until July 2008, affiliation moved to Triple X ESPN Radio until it merged programming assets with WTEM. Was the first flagship of The Tony Kornheiser Show that ESPN Radio eventually carried nationally. (From 2006 to 2008, Tony's show originated independently at WWWT; it returned to WTEM as a locally based show in September 2009.) Sports director Andy Pollin has also been a past contributor and weekend show host on the network. From 2004 until July 2006, WTEM was a primary ESPN Radio affiliate; it was a dual ESPN-Fox Sports Radio affiliate prior.

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