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Sports radio (or sports talk radio) is a radio format devoted entirely to discussion and broadcasting of sporting events. A widespread programming genre that has a narrow audience appeal,[1] sports radio is characterized by an often-boisterous on-air style and extensive debate and analysis by both hosts and callers. Many sports talk stations also carry play-by-play of local sports teams as part of their regular programming. Hosted by Bill Mazer, the first sports talk radio show in history launched in March 1964 on New York's WNBC (AM).[2]

Soon after WNBC launched its program, in 1965 Seton Hall University's radio station, WSOU, started Hall Line, a call-in sports radio talk show that focuses on Seton Hall basketball. Having celebrated its 50th anniversary on air during the 2015–2016 season, Hall Line, which broadcasts to central and northern New Jersey as well as all five boroughs of New York, is the oldest and longest running sports talk call-in show in the NY-NJ Metropolitan area—and is believed to be the oldest in the nation.[3]

Enterprise Radio Network became the first national all-sports network, operating out of Avon, Connecticut, from New Year's Day 1981 through late September of that year before going out of business. ER had two channels, one for talk and a second for updates and play-by-play. ER's talk lineup included current New York Yankees voice John Sterling, New York Mets radio host Ed Coleman and former big-league pitcher Bill Denehy.

Sports talk is available in local, network and syndicated forms, is available in multiple languages, and is carried in multiple forms on both major North American satellite radio networks. In the United States, most sports talk-formatted radio stations air syndicated programming from ESPN Radio, SB Nation Radio, Sports Byline USA, Fox Sports Radio, CBS Sports Radio, or NBC Sports Radio, while in the Spanish language, ESPN Deportes Radio is the largest current network. In contrast, Canadian sports talk stations may carry a national brand (such as TSN Radio or Sportsnet Radio) but carry mostly local programming, with American-based shows filling in gaps. Compared to other formats, sports radio is not as popular on Internet radio; as a live and interactive format, it does not lend itself well to voice-tracking or automation (thus raising the cost and required labor to keep a station running 24/7), and most sports leagues place their radio broadcasts behind a paywall or provide their broadcasts directly to the consumer, though sports podcasting is a popular alternative to address this problem.

As with most other radio formats, sports radio uses dayparting. ESPN Radio, for instance, insists that its affiliates carry Mike and Mike in the Morning during morning drive time to provide as much national clearance as possible; in contrast, it carries less prominent programming in the afternoon drive to accommodate local sports talk, as well as in the evening (for its first two decades, rolling score updates aired under the banner of GameNight) to allow stations to break away for local sporting events. Somewhat unusually for radio, the late-night and overnight hosts have more prominence on a sports talk network, due to a near-complete lack of local preemption; Sports Byline USA, for instance, only operates overnights.

Sports radio stations typically depend on drawing an audience that fits advertiser-friendly key demographics, particularly young men with the disposable income to invest in sports fandom, since the format does not have the broad appeal to reach a critical mass in the general public. Prominent sports radio stations typically get their greatest listenership from live play-by-play of local major professional sports league or college sports franchises; less prominent stations (especially on the AM dial) may not have this option because of poorer (or for daytime-only stations, non-existent) nighttime signals and smaller budgets for rights fees.

Sports talk stations[edit]

Terrestrial[edit]

Australia[edit]

Canada[edit]

Call sign Branding Ownership City Province
CFAC Sportsnet 960 The Fan Rogers Communications Calgary Alberta
CFGO TSN Radio 1200 Bell Media Ottawa Ontario
CFRN TSN Radio 1260 Bell Media Edmonton Alberta
CFTE TSN Radio 1410 Bell Media Vancouver British Columbia
CKGM TSN Radio 690 Bell Media Montreal Quebec
CKST TSN Radio 1040 Bell Media Vancouver British Columbia
CJCL Sportsnet 590 The Fan Rogers Communications Toronto Ontario
CHUM TSN Radio 1050 Bell Media Toronto Ontario
CFRW TSN Radio 1290 Bell Media Winnipeg Manitoba

China[edit]

Ireland[edit]

New Zealand[edit]

South Africa[edit]

Nigeria[edit]

88.9 Brila FM: Sports Radio 88.9 Brila FM, owned by Brila Broadcasting Services, is Nigeria's first sports radio station and was launched in 2002.[4]

Philippines[edit]

DZSR Sports Radio 918 kHz is the first and only sports radio station owned by the Philippine Broadcasting Service.

United Kingdom[edit]

United States[edit]

In 2009, Detroit's "97.1 The Ticket" WXYT-FM, thanks to the surprising time slot dominance of shows like Valenti and Foster, in addition to holding the play-by-play rights for the Detroit Tigers, Detroit Red Wings, Detroit Lions and the Detroit Pistons, became the USA's only sports talk radio station to be the highest rated station in their market, according to Portable People Meter rankings. The station relocated to the FM dial in October 2007 after existing on the AM dial for seven years prior, replacing a Free FM "hot talk" station, WKRK. This ratings success has led to WXYT-FM billing itself as the country's best sports station.

WXYT-FM's recent influence has led to CBS Radio installing sports radio stations on the FM dial in Dallas (105.3 The Fan), Boston (98.5 The Sports Hub), Pittsburgh (93.7 The Fan), Washington, DC (106.7 The Fan), Baltimore (105.7 The Fan) and Cleveland (92.3 The Fan), in addition to simulcasting Philadelphia's heritage 610 WIP onto the former WYSP. Other non-CBS stations have also migrated to the FM dial, most notably Clear Channel's KFAN in Minneapolis, Greater Media's WPEN in Pennsylvania and Dispatch Media's WBNS-FM in Columbus, just to name a few.

More recently, a number large number of listeners have begun to make internet radio the primary medium of choice. Major market leaders such as ESPN, NBC, CBS, Yahoo, and Fox have invested in the creation of their own proprietary sports apps for streaming radio distribution on Apple, Android, and Windows devices. Other independent market leaders such as Sports Radio America choose to stream their content through non proprietary apps including Live 365 and Tune In.

Sortable lists of commercial sports talk radio stations:

K[edit]
Call sign Branding Affiliation Ownership City State
KAMQ 1240 ESPN ESPN Radio Kamq, Inc. Carlsbad New Mexico
KARN The Sports Animal 920 CBS Sports Radio Cumulus Media Little Rock Arkansas
KBAD 920 The Game NBC Sports Radio Lotus Broadcasting Corp. Las Vegas Nevada
KBCN-FM ESPN Arkansas ESPN Radio Pearson Broadcasting of Marshall, Inc. Marshall Arkansas
KBGG 1700 The Champ CBS Sports Radio Cumulus Media Des Moines Iowa
KBME Sportstalk 790 Fox Sports Radio iHeartMedia Houston Texas
KCBF 820 Sports ESPN Radio Last Frontier Mediactive Fairbanks Alaska
KCQL Fox Sports 1340 Fox Sports Radio iHeartMedia Aztec New Mexico
KCSF Xtra Sports Radio 1300 CBS Sports Radio Cumulus Media Colorado Springs Colorado
KCSP 610 Sports Fox Sports Radio Entercom Kansas City Missouri
KDCO Mile High Sports 1340 & 104.7 FM SB Nation Radio Kona Coast Radio, LLC Denver Colorado
KDKA-FM SportsRadio 93.7 The Fan CBS Sports Radio CBS Radio Pittsburgh Pennsylvania
KDKT KDKT Sports Radio 1410 CBS Sports Radio Digital Syndicate Network, LLC Bismarck North Dakota
KEJO 1240 Joe Radio Fox Sports Radio iHeartMedia Corvallis Oregon
KESN-FM ESPN Dallas 103.3 FM ESPN Radio (O&O) Disney/ABC Radio Dallas/Fort Worth Texas
KFBC KFBC AM 1240 CBS Sports Radio Montgomery Broadcasting LLC Cheyenne Wyoming
KFH Sports Radio 1240 & 97.5 KFH ESPN Radio Entercom Wichita Kansas
KFNC ESPN Houston 97.5 ESPN Radio Gow Communications, LLC Houston Texas
KFNQ AM 1090 The Fan CBS Sports Radio CBS Radio Seattle Washington
KFNS 590 The Fan CBS Sports Radio Markel Radio Group, LLC Wood River Illinois
KFXD Sports Radio 630 The Fan Fox Sports Radio Townsquare Media Boise Idaho
KFXN-FM 100.3 FM KFAN: The Fan Fox Sports Radio iHeartMedia Minneapolis-St. Paul Minnesota
KFXX 1080 The FAN ESPN Radio Entercom Portland Oregon
KGIR ESPN Radio 1220 ESPN Radio MRR LICENSE LLC Cape Girardeau Missouri
KGME Fox Sports 910 Fox Sports Radio iHeartMedia Phoenix Arizona
KGMZ 95.7 The Game Fox Sports Radio Entercom San Francisco-Oakland California
KGOW SB Nation Radio 1560 SB Nation Radio (O&O) Gow Communications, LLC Houston Texas
KGRZ Sports Talk 1450 Fox Sports Radio Cherry Creek Radio Missoula Montana
KGSO Sports Radio 93.9 FM & 1410 AM KGSO Fox Sports Radio Steckline Communications Inc. Wichita Kansas
KGYM 1600 The Gym,
106.3 South Gym
107.5 North Gym
ESPN Radio KZIA, Inc. Cedar Rapids/Iowa City Iowa
KHAR CBS Sports 590 & 96.7 FM CBS Sports Radio Alpha Media Anchorage Alaska
KHKA NBC Sports Radio 1500AM NBC Sports Radio Blow Up, LLC Honolulu Hawaii
KHTK Sports 1140 KHTK CBS Sports Radio CBS Radio Sacramento California
KHHO South Sound Sports 850 Fox Sports Radio iHeartMedia Tacoma Washington
KIFM ESPN 1320 ESPN Radio Entercom Sacramento-Yuba City California
KIKR Sports Radio 1450 CBS Sports Radio Cumulus Media Beaumont Texas
KILT Sports Radio 610 CBS Radio Houston Texas
KIRO 710 ESPN Seattle ESPN Radio Bonneville International Seattle Washington
KJOC-FM ESPN 93.5 ESPN Radio Townsquare Media Bettendorf Iowa
KJR Sports Radio 950 Fox Sports Radio iHeartMedia Seattle Washington
KJTV AM 950/100.7 FM NBC Sports Radio Ramar Communications Lubbock Texas
KKFN Sportsradio 104.3 The Fan Bonneville International Denver Colorado
KKTL AM 1400 ESPN ESPN Radio Townsquare Media Casper Wyoming
KLAA AM 830 Los Angeles Angels and ESPN Radio Los Angeles Angels Anaheim California
KLAC AM 570 LA Sports Fox Sports Radio iHeartMedia Los Angeles-Fresno California
KLMS ESPN 1480 KLMS ESPN Radio Alpha Media Lincoln Nebraska
KLRZ ESPN 100.3 ESPN Radio Coastal Broadcasting of Larose Larose Louisiana
KLSD Xtra 1360 Fox Sports San Diego Fox Sports Radio iHeartMedia San Diego California
KMSR Sports Radio 1520 ESPN Radio KMSR, Inc. Grand Forks and Fargo North Dakota
KNBR KNBR 680 CBS Sports Radio Cumulus Media San Francisco California
KNML 610 AM: The Sports Animal CBS Sports Radio Cumulus Media Albuquerque New Mexico
KNMZ-FM ESPN Alamogordo 103.7 ESPN Radio WP Broadcasting, LLC Alamogordo New Mexico
KOBB ESPN 1230 Bozeman ESPN Radio Reier Broadcasting Company Bozeman Montana
KOZN 1620 The Zone Fox Sports Radio NRG Media Omaha Nebraska
KPLY Fox Sports 630 Fox Sports Radio Disney Reno Nevada
KQPN SB Nation Radio 730 Memphis SB Nation Radio F.W. Robbert Broadcasting Memphis Tennessee
KQSM-FM 92.1 The Ticket CBS Sports Radio Cumulus Media Fayetteville Arkansas
KQTM-FM ESPN Sports Radio 101-7 The Team ESPN Radio Team Broadcasting Rio Rancho New Mexico
KRLD-FM 105.3 The Fan CBS Sports Radio CBS Radio Dallas Texas
KRKO Fox Sports Radio 1380 Fox Sports Radio S-R Broadcasting Co., Inc. Everett Washington
KRXO 1270 The Franchise Tyler Media LLC Claremore/Tulsa Oklahoma
KSOO-FM ESPN 99.1 ESPN Radio Townsquare Media Lennox South Dakota
KSPN ESPN LA 710 ESPN Radio (O&O) Disney Los Angeles California
KSPZ The Sports Zone 980 ESPN Radio Sandhill Media Group, LLC Idaho Falls Idaho
KSTP 1500 ESPN Twin Cities ESPN Radio Hubbard Broadcasting Minneapolis-St. Paul Minnesota
KTAR ESPN Phoenix 620 AM ESPN Radio Bonneville International Phoenix Arizona
KTCK SportsRadio 1310 & 96.7 The Ticket SB Nation Radio Cumulus Media Dallas Texas
KTCT KNBR 105 ESPN Radio Cumulus Media San Mateo California
KTDD Fox Sports Radio 135 Fox Sports Radio iHeartMedia, Inc. San Bernardino California
KTKR Ticket 760 AM Fox Sports Radio iHeartMedia San Antonio Texas
KTLT The Ticket CBS Sports Radio Cumulus Media Anson Texas
KTOP Sportsradio 1490 KTOP CBS Sports Radio Cumulus Media Topeka Kansas
KTOQ ESPN Rapid City ESPN Radio Haugo Broadcasting, Inc. Rapid City South Dakota
KTTG-FM ESPN Sportsradio 96.3 ESPN Radio Pearson Broadcasting Mena Arkansas
KTZN ESPN 550 The Zone ESPN Radio iHeartMedia Anchorage Alaska
KUJZ-FM Sportsradio 95.3 CBS Sports Radio Cumulus Media Eugene Oregon
KVET AM 1300 The Zone Fox Sports Radio iHeartMedia Austin Texas
KVSF ESPN Santa Fe ESPN Radio Hutton Broadcasting, LLC Santa Fe New Mexico
KWKW Radio Deportes ESPN Deportes Radio Lotus Communications Corp. Los Angeles California
KWSN Sports Radio 1230 & 98.1 KWSN NBC Sports Radio Midwest Communications Sioux Falls South Dakota
KXSP AM 590 ESPN Radio ESPN Radio E.W. Scripps Company Omaha Nebraska
KXTG 750/102.9 The Game CBS Sports Radio Alpha Media Portland Oregon
KXNO 1460 KXNO Fox Sports Radio iHeartMedia Des Moines Iowa
KZDC ESPN San Antonio ESPN Radio Alpha Media San Antonio Texas
KZNS 1280 The Zone Fox Sports Radio Larry H. Miller Communications Corporation Salt Lake City Utah
W[edit]
Call sign Branding Affiliation Ownership City State
WARF Fox Sports 1350 Fox Sports Radio iHeartMedia Akron Ohio
WAUK 540 ESPN ESPN Radio Good Karma Brands Milwaukee Wisconsin
WAXY 790 The Ticket ESPN Radio Entercom South Miami Florida
WBBD Fox Sports 1400 Fox Sports Radio iHeartMedia Wheeling West Virginia
WBBL-FM Sports 107.3 FM WBBL CBS Sports Radio Cumulus Media Grand Rapids Michigan
WBBW Sportsradio 1240 CBS Sports Radio Cumulus Media Youngstown Ohio
WBES-FM 95 The Sports Fox Fox Sports Radio Bristol Broadcasting Company Charleston West Virginia
WBNS 1460 ESPN Columbus ESPN Radio Dispatch Broadcast Group Columbus Ohio
WBNS-FM 97.1 The Fan ESPN Radio Dispatch Broadcast Group Columbus Ohio
WBZ-FM 98.5 The Sports Hub CBS Sports Radio CBS Radio Boston Massachusetts
WCCP-FM 105.5 The Roar Byrne Acquisition Group, LLC Clemson South Carolina
WCIT Sports Talk 940 CBS Sports Radio Childers Media Group LLC Lima Ohio
WCKY ESPN 1530 ESPN Radio iHeartMedia Cincinnati Ohio
WCMC-FM 99.9 the Fan ESPN Radio Capitol Broadcasting Company Raleigh North Carolina
WCNN 680 The Fan Dickey Broadcasting Company Atlanta Georgia
WCWA Fox Sports 1230 Toledo Fox Sports Radio iHeartMedia Toledo Ohio
WDAE 620 WDAE The Sports Animal ESPN Radio iHeartMedia Tampa Florida
WDBO ESPN 580 Orlando ESPN Radio Cox Media Group Orlando Florida
WDFN 1130 AM WDFN: The Fan Fox Sports Radio iHeartMedia Detroit Michigan
WDNC 620 the Buzz ESPN Radio Capitol Broadcasting Company Raleigh North Carolina
WDUZ Sports Radio 107.5 and 1400 The Fan CBS Sports Radio Cumulus Media Green Bay Wisconsin
WEEI ESPN on WEEI ESPN Radio Entercom Boston Massachusetts
WEEI-FM WEEI Sports Radio Network WEEI-FM/ESPN Radio/NBC Sports Radio Entercom Boston Massachusetts
WEEX SportsRadio 1230 and 1320 ESPN Radio Connoisseur Media Lehigh Valley Pennsylvania
WEMB 1420 NBC Sports Radio Tri-Cities NBC Sports Radio Jet Broadcasting, Inc. Tri-Cities Tennessee
WENJ 97.3 ESPN ESPN Radio Townsquare Media Millville New Jersey
WEPN-FM 98.7 FM ESPN ESPN Radio (O&O) Emmis Communications
(Operated by Disney under LMA)
New York City New York
WEZQ 92.9 The Ticket ESPN Radio Townsquare Media Bangor Maine
WFAN Sports Radio 66 and 101.9 FM WFAN: The Fan CBS Sports Radio CBS Radio New York City New York
WFAN-FM Sports Radio 66 and 101.9 FM WFAN: The Fan CBS Sports Radio CBS Radio New York City New York
WFNI 1070 The Fan ESPN Radio Emmis Communications Indianapolis Indiana
WFNZ The Franchise CBS Sports Radio CBS Radio Charlotte North Carolina
WFXJ Sports Radio 930 Fox Sports Radio iHeartMedia Jacksonville Florida
WFXN Fox Sports 1230 Fox Sports Radio iHeartMedia Moline Illinois
WGFX-FM 104.5 The Zone Fox Sports Radio Cumulus Media Nashville Tennessee
WGR WGR Sports Radio 550 ESPN Radio Entercom Buffalo New York
WHB Sports Radio 810 WHB ESPN Radio Union Broadcasting Kansas City Missouri
WHBO Sports Talk 1040 The Team NBC Sports Radio Genesis Communications Tampa Bay Florida
WHBQ Sports 56 SB Nation Radio Flinn Broadcasting Corporation Memphis Tennessee
WHLD Sportsradio 1270 The FAN CBS Sports Radio Cumulus Media Buffalo New York
WHLL Sports Radio 1450 The Hall CBS Sports Radio Cumulus Media Springfield Massachusetts
WHOO Sports Talk 1080 the Team NBC Sports Radio Genesis Communications Kissimmee Florida
WICK NEPA Sports Radio THE GAME Fox Sports Radio Bold Gold Media Scranton/Wilkes-Barre Pennsylvania
WING 1410 ESPN Radio ESPN Radio Alpha Media Dayton Ohio
WIP-FM Sports Radio 94 WIP CBS Sports Radio CBS Radio Philadelphia Pennsylvania
WJLG AM 900 The Ticket Fox Sports Radio Cumulus Media Savannah Georgia
WJOX Jox 94.5 Fox Sports Radio Cumulus Media Birmingham Alabama
WJOX-FM Jox 94.5 CBS Sports Radio Cumulus Media Birmingham Alabama
WJFK-FM 106.7 The Fan CBS Sports Radio CBS Radio Washington DC
WJXL 1010 XL ESPN Radio AM: Seven Bridges Radio
FM: River City Broadcasting
Jacksonville Florida
WJZ CBS Sports Radio 1300 CBS Sports Radio CBS Radio Baltimore Maryland
WJZ-FM 105.7 The Fan CBS Sports Radio CBS Radio Baltimore Maryland
WKRD Cards Radio 790 Fox Sports Radio Clear Channel Louisville Kentucky
WKNR ESPN 850 WKNR
ESPN Cleveland
ESPN Radio Good Karma Brands Cleveland Ohio
WKRK-FM 92.3 The Fan CBS Sports Radio CBS Radio Cleveland Ohio
WLLF-FM Sportsradio 96.7 CBS Sports Radio Cumulus Media Mercer Pennsylvania
WLOP 1370 The BUZZ Fox Sports Radio Jesup Broadcasting Jesup Georgia
WLXG ESPN SportsRadio 1300 ESPN Radio L.M. Communications, Inc. Lexington Kentucky
WLYC Fox Sports Williamsport Fox Sports Radio Colonial Radio Group of Williamsport, LLC Williamsport Pennsylvania
WMEN 640 The Hurricane Fox Sports Radio Alpha Media Royal Palm Beach Florida
WMFS ESPN 92.9 & 680 ESPN Radio Entercom Memphis Tennessee
WMFS-FM ESPN 92.9 & 680 ESPN Radio Entercom Memphis Tennessee
WMVP ESPN Radio 1000 ESPN Radio (O&O) Disney Chicago Illinois
WNCO Fox Sports Radio 1340 Fox Sports Radio iHeartMedia Ashland Ohio
WNDE Sportsradio 1260 Fox Sports Radio iHeartMedia Indianapolis Indiana
WNML Sportsradio WNML CBS Sports Radio Cumulus Media Knoxville Tennessee
WNMQ-FM 103.1 The Team CBS Sports Radio Cumulus Media Columbus Mississippi
WNSR Sports Radio 560 CBS Sports Radio Southern Wabash Communications of Middle Tennessee, Inc. Nashville Tennessee
WNST Sports Talk 1570 WNST Nasty 1570 Sports, LLC Towson
Baltimore
Maryland
WODT Fox Sports 1280 Fox Sports Radio iHeartMedia New Orleans Louisiana
WONE Fox Sports 980 Fox Sports Radio iHeartMedia Dayton Ohio
WORD ESPN Upstate ESPN Radio Entercom Spartanburg South Carolina
WOYK Sports Radio 1350 NBC Sports Radio York Professional Baseball Club, LLC York Pennsylvania
WPAD 99.5 The Fan Fox Sports Radio Bristol Broadcasting Company Paducah Kentucky
WPEN-FM 97.5 The Fanatic ESPN Radio Beasley Broadcast Group Philadelphia Pennsylvania
WPOP Fox Sports Radio 1410 Fox Sports Radio iHeartMedia Hartford Connecticut
WPRT-FM 102.5 The Game ESPN Radio Cromwell Group Nashville Tennessee
WQAM Sportsradio 560 CBS Sports Radio CBS Radio Miami Florida
WRFC SportsRadio 960 The Ref ESPN Radio Cox Media Group Athens Georgia
WRKS-FM ESPN 105.9 The Zone ESPN Radio Alpha Media PIckens Mississippi
WRNL Sports Radio 910 Fox Sports Radio iHeartMedia Richmond Virginia
WRNN ESPN Myrtle Beach ESPN Radio Alpha Media Myrtle Beach South Carolina
WSAI Fox Sports 1360 Fox Sports Radio iHeartMedia Cincinnati Ohio
WSCR 670 The Score CBS Sports Radio CBS Radio Chicago Illinois
WSEA-FM Sports Radio 100.3 "The Team" Myrtle Beach CBS Sports Radio Cumulus Media Atlantic Beach South Carolina
WSEG ESPN Radio FM 104.3 ESPN Radio Southern Media Interactive LLC Savannah Georgia
WSJK ESPN 93.5 ESPN Radio Stevie Jay Broadcasting Champaign/Urbana Illinois
WSPZ Sports Talk 570 ESPN Radio Red Zebra Broadcasting Bethesda Maryland
WSWW ESPN 1490 ESPN Radio West Virginia Radio Corporation Charleston West Virginia
WTCR Fox Sports 1230 and 1420 Fox Sports Radio iHeartMedia Kenova West Virginia
WTEL 610 Sports ESPN Radio Beasley Broadcast Group Philadelphia Pennsylvania
WTEM ESPN 980 ESPN Radio Red Zebra Broadcasting Washington DC
WTKA Sports Talk 1050 WTKA CBS Sports Radio Cumulus Media Ann Arbor Michigan
WTLX FM 100.5 ESPN ESPN Radio Good Karma Brands Madison Wisconsin
WTMM-FM 104.5 The Team ESPN Radio Townsquare Media Albany New York
WTOD-FM 106.5 The Ticket ESPN Radio Cumulus Media Toledo Ohio
WTSL 94.5 ESPN Radio ESPN Radio Great Eastern Radio, LLC Hanover New Hampshire
WUCS 97.9 ESPN ESPN Radio iHeartMedia Hartford Connecticut
WUMP SportsRadio 730 The UMP CBS Sports Radio Cumulus Media Huntsville Alabama
WUUB ESPN 106.3 ESPN Radio Good Karma Brands West Palm Beach Florida
WVEI SportsRadio 1440 WEEI WEEI (AM)/ESPN Radio Entercom Worcester Massachusetts
WVEI-FM SportsRadio 103.7 WEEI-FM WEEI/ESPN Radio Entercom Providence Rhode Island
WVSP-FM ESPN Radio 94.1 ESPN Radio Max Broadcast Group Holdings, Inc. Virginia Beach Virginia
WWBU SuperSports 101.7 CBS Sports Radio Cumulus Media Radford Virginia
WWEI SportsRadio 105.5 WEEI-FM WEEI/ESPN Radio Entercom Springfield Massachusetts
WWGK ESPN 1540 KNR2
ESPN Cleveland[5]
ESPN Radio Good Karma Brands Cleveland Ohio
WWSR-FM 93.1 The Fan CBS Sports Radio Childers Media Group LLC Lima Ohio
WWTX Fox Sports 1290 Fox Sports Radio iHeartMedia Wilmington Delaware
WXBD 1490/1640 The Champ ESPN Radio
CBS Sports Radio
Alpha Media Biloxi Mississippi
WXFN Muncie's Sports Station Fox Sports Radio Backyard Broadcasting Muncie Indiana
WXOS-FM ESPN 101.1 ESPN Radio Hubbard Broadcasting East St. Louis/St. Louis Illinois/Missouri
WXYT-FM 97.1 The Ticket CBS Sports Radio CBS Radio Detroit Michigan
WXZX-FM Sports Radio 105.7 The Zone Fox Sports Radio iHeartMedia Columbus Ohio
WYGM FM 96.9 The Game Fox Sports Radio iHeartMedia Orlando Florida
WYTK-FM 93.9 THE SCORE ESPN Radio Valley Broadcasting Rogersville Alabama
WZAN 970 AM and 101.5 FM ESPN Portland ESPN Radio Saga Communications Portland Maine
WZBK Keene's Sports Authority Fox Sports Radio Saga Communications Keene New Hampshire
WZGC-FM 92-9 The Game CBS Sports Radio CBS Radio Atlanta Georgia

Satellite[edit]

Sirius XM[edit]

Internet Sports Radio[edit]

Networks[edit]

Brazil[edit]

Canada[edit]

United Kingdom[edit]

United States[edit]

Defunct networks[edit]

Notable syndicated programs[edit]

Canada[edit]

United States[edit]

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "What About Sports-Talk Radio? How’s That Doing?". Radio InSights. 2011. 
  2. ^ Best, Neil (June 16, 2011). "First time, long time for Bill Mazer". Newsday. Retrieved August 1, 2012. 
  3. ^ "WSOU Celebrates 50 Years of ‘Hall Line’ on the Air". 
  4. ^ Obodo, Kate (March 30, 2012). "Nigeria: As a Child, My Swimming Pool Was the Murky Waters of the Village - Izamoje". allafrica.com. Retrieved February 1, 2012. 
  5. ^ WKNR/WWGK branding - Good Karma Brands.com
  6. ^ 2013 Termination info from KRAE wiki article.