Chicago Bulls Renews Radio Deal with ESPN 1000 Until 2017

December 6, 2011

NBA team, Chicago Bulls have announced a five-year extension of its radio broadcast agreement with ESPN 1000 that will keep the team on the station through the 2016-17 season.

ESPN 1000 will air all regular season and playoff games, three preseason games, halftime, pregame and postgame as the flagship station of the Chicago Bulls Radio Network.

John Cravens, GM and vice president of ESPN 1000, said: “We are very pleased to renew this long-standing partnership between the Chicago Bulls and ESPN Chicago. These two great brands will continue to entertain Chicago sports fans for many years to come.”

ESPN 1000 has been the Bulls’ flagship station for 15 of the past 16 seasons.

Chicago Bulls president and COO Michael Reinsdorf, added: “We are excited about the opportunity to extend our association with a great brand like ESPN and to be able to continue to bring our fans every Bulls game via radio.”