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TEAM MEDIA NEWS & NOTES: HURRICANES TO ANNOUNCE TV PACKAGE
Published September 16, 1997
Hurricanes GM Jim Rutherford said that the team could announce a TV deal this week that will put 25 to 30 games on three networks during the '97-98 season, according to Scott Michaux of the Greensboro NEWS & RECORD. Games will be seen on Fox SportsSouth, HTS and Capital Broadcasting. The NEWS & RECORD'S Michaux adds that the package "is far smaller" than had been desired (Greensboro NEWS & RECORD, 9/16). NEWS & NOTES: The Lightning has added WLVU-FM to the SportsChannel Radio/Lightning Network for the '97-98 season (Lightning)....Entercom Communications "landed" the Royals' radio broadcast rights and its local station, KMBZ-AM, will be the team's flagship in '98 (K.C. STAR, 9/13).