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Warriors Switch Flagship Radio Station To KGMZ-FM Beginning This SeasonPublished in SportsBusiness Daily on 08 / 26 / 16
The Warriors have "ended their 32-year run" with KNBR-AM and signed a multiyear deal to make KGMZ-FM its flagship station beginning this season, according to Tim Kawakami of the SAN JOSE MERCURY NEWS. This is a "major move for the franchise," as it moves the team off of KNBR's "monster signal and tr...
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DirecTV announced a deal with CBS and the NCAA which will allow it to offer CBS-produced broadcasts of out-of- market games from the first three rounds of the NCAA men''s Div. I basketball tournament.
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