CBS Sports Radio

CBS Sports Radio is a sports radio network that debuted with hourly sports news updates on September 4, 2012, and with 24/7 programming on January 2, 2013.[2][3][4]

CBS Sports Radio
CBS Sports Radio logo without CBS eye mark.png
TypeSports radio network
Country
Ownership
OwnerViacomCBS
ParentEntercom
(producer)
Westwood One
(distributor)
Key people
Mark Chernoff
Director of Programming
Chris Oliviero
Executive Vice President of Programming, Entercom[1]
History
Launch dateJanuary 2, 2013
(Full programming)
Links
WebcastListen Live
WebsiteCBS Sports Radio

CBS Sports Radio is owned by ViacomCBS, operated by Entercom, and distributed by Westwood One. Programming on the network features reporters and personalities from CBS Sports, CBS Sports Network, and CBSSports.com.[2] CBS Sports Radio is broadcast throughout the United States on radio affiliates and streamed online.[5][6] From launch until November 17, 2017, it was operated by CBS Radio until its merger with Entercom. Entercom now operates the network under a CBS Brands License Agreement.[7] The rights to the CBS logo, but not the name, expired at the end of 2019.[8]

CBS Sports Radio airs on more than 300 stations nationwide. The flagship station of CBS Sports Radio is 660 WFAN and 101.9 WFAN-FM in New York City (although WFAN-AM-FM only carry some brief reports from the network with 1230 WFAS in nearby White Plains, New York, serving as the network's full-time outlet).

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "CBS SPORTS RADIO SENIOR LEADERSHIP TEAM ANNOUNCED". CBS Radio. Retrieved 20 November 2012.
  2. ^ a b "CBS CREATES THE LARGEST MAJOR MARKET SPORTS RADIO NETWORK IN THE NATION". CBS Radio. Retrieved 20 November 2012.
  3. ^ "CBS Sports Radio". CBS Radio. Retrieved 13 February 2013.
  4. ^ "CBS Sports Radio". Cumulus Media Networks. Archived from the original on 2013-03-10. Retrieved 13 February 2013.
  5. ^ "CBSSR Affiliates". CBS Sports Radio. Retrieved 2 January 2013.
  6. ^ "CBSSR Stream". CBS Sports Radio. Archived from the original on 16 January 2013. Retrieved 1 January 2013.
  7. ^ "EX-2.2". www.sec.gov. Retrieved 2017-11-27.
  8. ^ https://twitter.com/radioinsight/status/1206615036283817984

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