Trib Total Media, Inc and the Pittsburgh Penguins have teamed up once again to deliver the latest Penguins news. TribLIVE Radio is joining the Penguins family as an affiliate of Penguins 24/7.
On September 30, 2013, TribLIVE Radio will begin simulcasting Penguins 24/7 weekdays from 3 – 6 PM and Saturdays from 9-10 AM online at SportsTalk.TribLIVE.com. This simulcast will include news, exclusive player and coach interviews, game previews and highlights, input from opposing teams and amateur, college and high school hockey news.
“This is a great opportunity to build on our existing partnership with the Penguins,” said Ralph Martin, Trib Total Media President & CEO, “it will enhance the quality programming that we currently deliver on TribLIVE Radio and help to grow our audience.”
TribLIVE Radio averages 33,102 listeners per day with an average listening time of 49 minutes.
Penguins Radio 24/7 broadcasts all of the team’s games along with the daily Penguins Live Show featuring late breaking news and coverage from the team’s daily practices.
“We’re excited to team up with our partners at Trib Total Media on TribLIVE Radio,” said David Peart, Senior Vice President of Sales and Service for the Pittsburgh Penguins. “Penguins Radio 24/7 offers the most comprehensive daily radio coverage of the team, and the addition of veteran NHL broadcaster Steve Kolbe as our primary host will bring a new element to the shows.”
Penguins Radio 24/7 also features live broadcasts of Coach Bylsma’s daily press conference, live Wilkes-Barre/Scranton Penguins broadcasts and much more.
Launched on January 18, 2011, “Sports Talk on TribLIVE Radio” broadcasts live daily online at TribLIVE.com. TribLive Radio is the latest addition to Trib Total Media’s multi-media network of daily and weekly newspapers, weekly shoppers, websites, targeted direct mail, commercial printing, promotional products and strategic partnerships. Trib Total Media products and services deliver news, information and advertising to over 1.2 million readers across Western Pennsylvania every week.
Penguins 24/7 is one of the first team branded radio stations in the world. It debuted in September 2009 and provides the most complete, instant news and access to the Pittsburgh Penguins.
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