Bleacher Report Hits the Air Waves
Bleacher Report, Turner's digital sports hub, is launching SiriusXM Bleacher Report Radio. The new satellite radio channel debuts Tuesday, September 2, and will deliver sports fans everywhere a new engaging and interactive destination for sports talk.
"Our partnership with SiriusXM is a great opportunity to extend our brand and provide a unique new voice to the sports radio landscape," said Dave Finocchio, Founder and General Manager of Bleacher Report, in a press release. "SiriusXM Bleacher Report Radio will provide fans with an opportunity to engage with our deep roster of analysts, reporters and columnists surrounding all of the top news stories each day."
Airing on Sirius channel 93 and XM channel 208, the new channel will showcase a variety of Bleacher Report voices and give sports fans from coast to coast a live, interactive forum to discuss their teams, topics and events with experts from every major sport. SiriusXM Bleacher Report Radio will also be available to subscribers via the SiriusXM Internet Radio App.
"Bleacher Report has had extraordinary success engaging fans with their unique way of covering sports. The launch of the SiriusXM Bleacher Report Radio channel opens up a whole new level of communication for SiriusXM subscribers who are fans of the popular site," added Scott Greenstein, SiriusXM’s President and Chief Content Officer. "This new forum gives Bleacher Report an expanded platform to showcase many of the best sportswriters in the business, and gives SiriusXM listeners the ability to call in and talk directly with the experts about their favorite team."