iHeartMedia West Palm Beach announced today a broadcast agreement with the Florida Panthers, effective through the 2024-25 NHL season.
As part of the deal, Florida Panthers games will be aired on Sports Radio 1230 The Gambler, which can also be heard on 98.7 FM HD2 and the iHeartRadio app. Rounding out the coverage is a one-hour Florida Panthers weekend show.
“We’re excited for iHeartMedia West Palm Beach to join the Florida Panthers radio network for the 2022-23 season,” said Panthers Chief Revenue Officer Shawn Thornton. “With the refresh of their sports radio station 1230 The Gambler this past summer, we look forward to working with the leading audio media company in America to broadcast Panthers games to our fans in Palm Beach County.”
“We’re excited to partner with the Florida Panthers and provide listeners great play-by-play action on 1230 The Gambler,” said iHeartMedia Market President Mark McCauley.
iHeartMedia is the leading media outlet in the West Palm Beach market with multiple platforms, including its broadcast stations; live events; data; and its digital businesses and platforms, including mobile, social and its own iHeartRadio, iHeartMedia’s free all-in-one digital music, podcasting and live streaming radio service – with 3 billion app downloads and more than 160
million registered users.