Audacy and Chicago Bulls Announce Extension to Broadcast Partnership
PHILADELPHIA, PA – October 25, 2021 – Audacy and the Chicago Bulls have announced a multi-year radio broadcast contract extension. As part of the agreement, 670 The Score (WSCR-AM) will continue to be the flagship radio station of the Bulls, airing all regular season and postseason games. Listeners will also be able to hear games via the station’s digital stream on the Audacy app and station website.
“For years, 670 The Score has been the home for Bulls basketball, and we’re delighted to continue our longstanding relationship with the Reinsdorf family and the Bulls organization,” said Rachel Williamson, Regional President and Market Manager, Audacy Chicago. “As the voice of Chicago sports fans, we look forward to many more years of giving our listeners premier year-round coverage of the team, both on and off the court.”
“In what is already an exciting time for Bulls fans, we are happy to announce the extension of our partnership with The Score,” said Michael Reinsdorf, President and Chief Operating Officer, Chicago Bulls. “Over the years, we have had a great relationship and we look forward to building on that for our organization and fan base.”
670 The Score’s gameday broadcast will feature play-by-play announcer Chuck Swirsky and color analyst Bill Wennington. In addition to game broadcasts, 670 The Score will also air a 15-minute pregame show hosted by Swirsky, as well as a 30-minute postgame show featuring a rotation of hosts.
Audacy is the unrivaled leader in sports radio, reaching three times more people than the leading competitor. Audacy is the #1 sports radio ownership group, which owns and operates 39 all-sports stations across the U.S. Its unparalleled broadcast portfolio reaches nearly 30 million sports fans monthly and boasts the nation’s leading collection of radio play-by-play coverage. Audacy also serves as the flagship home of 41 professional teams and over 50 Division 1 collegiate programs, including the Chicago Bulls, New York Yankees, Boston Red Sox, Dallas Cowboys, Kansas City Chiefs, Golden State Warriors, University of Michigan and University of Oregon, among others.
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