101 ESPN – the Pride of St. Louis Sports – has been named the new flagship radio station for the St. Louis Blues Hockey beginning with the 2019/2020 season. The announcement was made at 11:00 AM Central Time.
Beginning with the 2019/2020 Season, the St. Louis Blues will be heard exclusively in St. Louis on 101 ESPN. Fans will be able to experience Blues Hockey on the crisp and clear FM stereo signal. Plus, there will be an abundance of Blues programming, “inside information” and behind-the-scenes coverage, opinions and perspective from all of the 101 personalities. St. Louisans can expect to hear candid player, coaches, and front office interviews, game recaps and predictions.
Brand content director Chris “Hoss” Neupert says, “We are proud to announce that 101 ESPN is the new flagship station to broadcast the St. Louis Blues Hockey games locally in St. Louis. The 101 ESPN team and our Hubbard Radio St. Louis family (New Country 92.3, KSHE 95, 105.7 The Point and 106.5 The Arch) are excited to be the new home for the St. Louis Blues!”
Neupert notes “Our entire team is looking forward to our partnership with the St. Louis Blues, and the opportunity to offer innovative content and exclusive interviews, analysis and coverage for St. Louis fans.” Hoss adds, “Fans should prepare to hear insightful, in-depth Blues reporting like you’ve never heard it before.”
For the past 10 years, 101 ESPN has been the only LOCAL and LIVE premiere sports/talk radio station and online source for sports fans, consistently delivering quality sports programming and innovative features and online content for St. Louis and regional sports in and around the bi-state area. 101 ESPN and 101espn.com and their show hosts and contributors have been nominated and awarded various and numerous industry accolades, awards and recognition – including two back-to-back nominations for the prestigious National Association of Broadcasters’ Marconi Award for Sports/Talk Radio in both 2017 and 2018.
Hubbard St. Louis Vice President and Market Manager John Kijowski states, “It has always been a dream to partner with the St. Louis Blues organization. The Blues management team is a class act and their fans are the best in professional hockey.”
For more information about this new partnership between 101 ESPN and the St. Louis Blues, contact Program Director Chris “Hoss” Neupert at (Hoss@101espn.com).
And to keep up with the latest in local, regional and national sports news, visit 101 ESPN’s web site at www.101espn.com.
About Hubbard Broadcasting, Inc.
Started in 1923, Hubbard Broadcasting, Inc. is an American television and radio broadcasting corporation based in Minneapolis – St. Paul, Minnesota. Launched by Stanley E. Hubbard, Hubbard Broadcasting operates radio stations and television stations in ten states. In addition to radio and television stations, other Hubbard Broadcasting companies include the satellite and cable networks ReelzChannel, F&F Productions and 2060 Digital. For additional information on Hubbard Radio visit www.hubbardradio.com.