Big news from Big Lead Sports, tonight is the night the independent blog network gains more exposure with shows on Sirius XM’s Fantasy Sports Radio. The usual disclaimer now, Fang’s Bites is an independently-owned blog and is part of The Big Lead network, but is not participating in these shows. Big Lead Sports personalities will host shows Tuesdays, Wednesdays and Thursdays focusing on baseball, basketball and football. All shows will air at 10 p.m. East. We have the press release from Big Lead Sports and Sirius XM.
NEW YORK – Sirius XM Radio and Big Lead Sports have teamed up to offer fantasy sports fans a lineup of nightly talk shows on SiriusXM Fantasy Sports Radio, the exclusive 24/7 channel dedicated to fantasy sports.
SiriusXM Fantasy Sports Radio – available to listeners nationwide on channel 87 on XM and channel 210 on Sirius Premier (formerly known as “The Best of XM”) – offers fantasy sports advice and news and covers a full spectrum of fantasy sports, including football, baseball, basketball, NASCAR, hockey, soccer and golf.
Big Lead Sports is the leading online sports property, owned and operated by Fantasy Sports Ventures, Inc. (FSV). The company reaches more than 17 million unique users per month via its owned and affiliated web sites, including TheBigLead.com, HoopsHype.com, HoopsWorld.com, KFFL.com, TheHuddle.com, BaseballHQ.com, and many others.
“Big Lead Sports boasts some of the most knowledgeable fantasy sports minds in the game,” said Steve Cohen, SiriusXM’s SVP of Sports Programming. “These experts have been helping fantasy sports players win their leagues for years and we’re thrilled to welcome them to the SiriusXM Fantasy Sports roster. Their addition further enhances our channel as a must-have for fantasy fans across the country.”
“We are excited to partner with SiriusXM on this unique programming initiative,” said Chris Russo, CEO of Big Lead Sports. “In addition to our weeknight programs, we look forward to developing special event broadcasts and other distinctive content for the SiriusXM audience.”
Starting tonight, Big Lead Sports personalities will host every Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday night on SiriusXM Fantasy Sports Radio, talking with listeners from coast to coast about the latest fantasy sports news, drafts, injury updates, stats, roster moves and more.
Big Lead Sports on SiriusXM with Steve Kyler
Tuesdays (10:00pm – 1:00am ET)
HoopsWorld.com publisher and sports talk veteran Steve Kyler offers fantasy football and fantasy basketball insight each week.
Big Lead Sports on SiriusXM with Ryan Bonini
Wednesdays (10:00pm – 1:00am ET)
KFFL.com expert Ryan Bonini covers the worlds of fantasy football and fantasy baseball.
Big Lead Sports on SiriusXM with David Dorey and John Tuvey
Thursdays (11:00pm – 1:00am ET)
Fantasy football talk from TheHuddle.com founder and noted analyst David Dorey and senior NFL analyst John Tuvey.
Additionally, BaseballHQ.com founder Ron Shandler, one of fantasy baseball’s leading statistical gurus, along with other baseball experts, will be regular guests on the channel. In February, Shandler will begin hosting regular fantasy baseball shows leading into and throughout the season.
SiriusXM Fantasy Sports Radio is also available to listeners on SiriusXM Internet Radio and through the SiriusXM Internet Radio App for the Apple iPad, iPhone, iPod touch and several BlackBerry and Android-powered smartphones. For more information, visit www.siriusxm.com/fantasysportsradio.
That’s it for now