Catch the Revs live on 98.5 The Sports Hub
BOSTON and FOXBOROUGH, Mass. – The New England Revolution and CBS RADIO
Boston today announced a multiple-year agreement that makes “98.5 The Sports
Hub” (WBZ-FM) the new home for the Revolution on the radio dial. Beginning on
Saturday, March 27, when the Revolution travel to face the LA Galaxy, “98.5 The
Sports Hub” will broadcast all 30 of the team’s regular-season matches.
98.5 The Sports Hub is also the flagship station of the New England Patriots
and the Boston Bruins. The Sports Hub features a wide assortment of sports talk
and play-by-play programming showcasing top Boston sports personalities
including Toucher and Rich during the morning drive, Gary Tanguay and Scott
Zolak from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m., Michael Felger and Tony Massarotti from 2 p.m to 6
p.m., and Damon Amendolara from 6 p.m. to 11 p.m.
“We are very excited to enter into this partnership with The Sports Hub,”
Revolution Chief Operating Officer Brian Bilello said. “The
Sports Hub has made a tremendous impact in the market. They have a great lineup
of live events with the Patriots and Bruins, and their daily shows and
personalities really engage New England’s passionate sports fans. We believe
this is going to be a great partnership for our fans and we are thrilled to be a
part of The Sports Hub family.”
“Soccer keeps growing in popularity each year and 98.5 The Sports Hub is
excited to add our third professional team to our play-by-play portfolio,” Mike
Thomas, 98.5 The Sports Hub Program Director, said. “Soccer fans are a perfect
fit with our FM sports demographic.”
Veteran soccer broadcaster Brad Feldman returns for his 10th season with the
Revolution and will handle play-by-play duties on The Sports Hub. He will be
joined in the booth by Revolution legend and Longmeadow, Mass., product Jay
Heaps, who begins his first season as color analyst after retiring from the
Revolution in December following a stellar 11-year MLS career. Jason Dvorkin
returns as the broadcast’s executive producer.
The Revolution is scheduled to open the 2010 season on the road against the
LA Galaxy on Saturday, March 27, at The Home Depot Center in Carson, Calif. The
Revs are set to open their 2010 home slate on Saturday, April 10, when they host
Toronto FC. Visit revolutionsoccer.net for more information.