Both the Los Angeles Kings and TalkRadio 790 KABC announced that they have reached an agreement on a multi-year contract for TalkRadio 790 KABC to serve as the new radio home for the Kings.
“We are thrilled to partner with Cumulus and TalkRadio 790 KABC as we announce this agreement.” said Kings President, Business Operations, Luc Robitaille. “They are a strong and visible media and broadcasting brand in our community, and they have a great overall reputation as a business and in the radio industry in particular. Our combined efforts will undoubtedly broaden the reach of the Kings with our current fans and in the broader community.”
Cumulus-owner of TalkRadio 790 KABC will serve as the Kings new flagship radio station beginning this season for all Kings regular season, playoff and preseason games.
“We’re excited to add the Stanley Cup-winning L.A. Kings to our national roster of sports broadcasting partnerships.” John Dickey, Executive Vice President & Co-Chief Operating Officer of Cumulus said. “Airing games on TalkRadio 790 KABC will anchor an exciting live and local entertainment platform serving millions of Kings supporters through radio, digital and events.”
Nick Nickson and Daryl Evans will continue as the broadcasters on TalkRadio 790 KABC, along the Kings Radio Network. Per the Kings, they will also partner with TalkRadio 790 with exclusive events and original digital content to help the team’s fans stay close to all the action.
The L.A. Kings and TalkRadio 790 KABC will launch this multi-platform partnership with a special broadcast of “Mid Day LA with Jillian Barberie and John Phillips.” Details will be announced this later week.
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