Dream Announces Partnership With CBS Radio Atlanta
For the 2014 season, SportsRadio 92-9 The Game will serve as the team’s exclusive sports radio station and V-103/1380 WAOK will be the exclusive urban radio stations for the Dream. The team and CBS Radio Atlanta will join together on multiple community-related initiatives and events as well.
Two Dream home games will be broadcast live on 92-9 The Game this season. The first radio broadcast will take place on Saturday, June 7, against Chicago at 7 p.m., while the second broadcast will be Sunday, Aug. 3, against New York at 3 p.m for a special Dream Pink game for breast cancer awareness.
“We’re excited to have CBS Radio Atlanta as our exclusive urban and sports radio partner for 2014, and are looking forward to the opportunities this will provide us,” said Dream President and General Manager Angela Taylor. “Having games broadcast live on the radio, particularly on a leader in the industry such as 92-9 The Game, is a big step in our continued integration into the Atlanta community. In a relatively short amount of time, 92-9 The Game has proven to be a force in the Atlanta sports radio market, and V-103 and 1380WAOK have consistently proven to be leaders in Atlanta radio. We’re looking forward to a mutually beneficial partnership.”
"We are thrilled to work with one Atlanta's most successful sports franchises," stated CBS Radio Atlanta Senior Vice President and Market Manager Rick Caffey. "The Dream provides another extension into the sports arena for CBS Radio Atlanta, as well as the ability to further our commitment to the Atlanta community."
The three-time Eastern Conference Champion Atlanta Dream is in its seventh season in the Women's National Basketball Association (WNBA). The Dream has qualified for the playoffs in each of the past five seasons, including conference titles in 2013, 2011 and 2010. Season tickets and single-game tickets for the 2014 season are now available and can be purchased by calling (877) 977-7729 or visiting www.AtlantaDream.net. The next home game is scheduled for Friday, May 30, against the Seattle Storm at 7:30 p.m. The complete 2014 schedule can be found at www.wnba.com/dream/schedule.
About The People's Station, V-103
The People’s Station, V-103, knows what it takes to be number one! As the go-to platform for celebrities when visiting Atlanta, V-103 maintains its audience through engaging & entertaining personalities and by promoting exclusive access to exciting concerts and events. As a valuable partner in the community, V-103 goes beyond the airwaves to stand firmly on the frontlines of helping the community through fundraisers, support initiatives, food/clothing drives, town hall meetings and more. In conjunction with various non-profits and community organizations, V-103 provides assistance, solutions and resources to thousands of Atlantans in need. For more information about V-103, visit www.v-103.com. Follow us on Twitter: @v103atlanta | Facebook: /v103atlanta | Instagram: @v103atlanta
About SportsRadio 92-9 The Game
SportsRadio 92-9 The Game is the only Live and Local 24 hours a day, seven days a week station in Atlanta. The Game delivers the best news and entertainment from celebrity hosts who have made history in the world of sports. The station can be heard on-air, online at www.929thegame.com and through the Radio.com app for mobile devices. SportsRadio 92-9 The Game is owned by CBS RADIO, one of the largest major-market radio operators in the United States, with 126 stations across 27 markets, including all of the Top 10. CBS RADIO pioneered the sports radio format more than 25 years ago and has more than two dozen all-sports stations among its portfolio, the majority of which are in the Top 15 markets nationwide. Several of these CBS RADIO stations serve as the flagship broadcaster of a major league sports team, including full coverage of six NBA teams across the nation. Connect with us on Facebook: 929TheGame and Twitter: @929TheGame