WEEI-AM FEATURED ON ESPN “OUTSIDE THE LINES”

July 11, 2011 - 1:22 pm

SPORTS RADIO 850 WEEI-AM TO BE FEATURED ON ESPN “OUTSIDE THE LINES”
 
BOSTON (June 1, 2007) Sports Radio 850 WEEI-AM will be featured in a special ESPN “Outside the Lines” report on all-sports radio stations this Sunday June 3 at 9:30 a.m. on ESPN and again at 12:00 p.m. on ESPNews.  In addition a special series on the
same topic featuring WEEI-AM is scheduled to run on the all sports network next week.
 
The story, reported by ESPN reporter Mark Schwartz, will examine some of sports talk radio's defining traits, colorful characters and most provocative challenges as the 20th anniversary of the genre approaches.  A three-part series, also reported by Schwarz,
on the impact and edginess of sports talk radio will air next week during ESPN’s “Outside the Lines: First Report” at 3:30 p.m. and Sportscenter at 6 p.m. beginning Monday June 4, and continuing through Wednesday June 6. 
 
Entercom is one of the nation’s largest radio broadcasters with operations, pro forma for pending acquisitions, in San Francisco, Boston, Seattle, Denver, Sacramento, Cincinnati, Portland, Kansas City, Indianapolis, Milwaukee, Austin, Norfolk, Buffalo, New Orleans,
Providence, Memphis, Greensboro, Rochester, Greenville/Spartanburg, Madison, Wichita, Wilkes-Barre/Scranton, Springfield and Gainesville/Ocala.