Thursday, March 21st, 2013


The Brian Kenny Show to Debut 9-12n ET on Monday, April 1st

— NBC Sports Radio Rounds Out the Roster for 24/7 Launch —

NEW YORK, NY, March 21, 2013 – NBC Sports Radio announced today that Brian Kenny, MLB Network and Showtime host, and formerly of ESPN, will host The Brian Kenny Show in the 9am-12n ET Monday-Friday slot, as the network completes its roster and rolls out 24/7 sports talk programming on Monday, April 1st.

A respected interviewer, Kenny will go one-on-one with some of the biggest names in sports. Additionally known for his adept skill as a “numbers cruncher,” he will also go beyond the scores and delve into the data, breaking down the analytics of the games.

A 25-year national television and radio veteran, Kenny hosts the popular Clubhouse Confidential on MLB Network and covers boxing for Showtime. Kenny formerly hosted The Brian Kenny Show on ESPN Radio. He also anchored SportsCenter and Baseball Tonight, and called play-by-play for ESPN’s Wednesday Night Baseball and the World Baseball Classic. Kenny was named “Media Personality of the Year” by in 2004.

Brian Kenny says, “I’m thrilled to be joining the team at NBC Sports Radio and Dial Global and I am excited to be back on the airwaves. We look forward to building a show that fosters intelligent sports conversation with in-depth analysis. It’s going to be a blast.”

Chris Corcoran, Executive Vice President, General Manager, Dial Global, adds, “I’ve always enjoyed Brian’s unique perspective on sports and his incredible interview skills. He’s going to make listeners think outside the box and will deliver one of the most intelligent national sports talk shows to the scene.”

Rob Simmelkjaer, SVP, NBC Sports Ventures, said “Brian and I have worked together in the past and I know he is a consummate pro who truly loves radio. He will be a great listen, day in and day out.”

NBC Sports Radio is launching 24/7 talk programming on April 1, 2013, with a complete roster of refreshing sports talk, candid conversations and expert analysis from an array of respected media and sports professionals.

The complete NBC Sports Radio schedule is as follows:

Weekday (Monday-Friday) Lineup

6am-9am, ET The Erik Kuselias Show

9am-12n, ET The Brian Kenny Show

12n-3pm, ET Voices of the Game with Newy Scruggs

3pm-7pm, ET Under Center with McNabb & Malone

7pm-10pm, ET The Jon Stashower Show

10pm-1am, ET Amani & Eytan

1am-6am, ET The Dan Schwartzman Show

Saturday Lineup

7am-9am, ET Safety Blitz with Rodney Harrison

9am-12n, ET The Clay Travis Show

12n-3pm, ET The Anita Marks Show

3pm-6pm, ET The Brian Webber Show

6pm-9pm, ET TBA

9pm-1am, ET The Jason Page Show

Sunday Lineup

1am-5am, ET The Rob Buska Show

5am-8am, ET The Jim Daniels Show

8am-9am, ET Speaking of Sports with Rob Simmelkjaer

9am-12n, ET TBA

12n-3pm, ET The Anita Marks Show

3pm-6pm, ET The Brian Webber Show

6pm-9pm, ET The Chris Mannix Show

9pm-1am, ET The Jason Page Show

For more information on programming, please contact Dial Global at

About NBC Sports Radio

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About Dial Global

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