FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Thursday, November 2, 2017
Wolves Announce Partnership with 1460 KXnO
1460 KXnO will carry select Iowa Wolves’ games during their 2017-18 Inaugural Season
Des Moines, Iowa – The Iowa Wolves today announced a broadcast partnership with 1460 KXnO and iHeartMedia to broadcast select Wolves games during the 2017-18 season, beginning with the Home Opener on Saturday, November 4.
“I am thrilled about our partnership with iHeartMedia,” said Ryan Grant, Iowa Wolves President of Business Operations. “From the distribution of our games on KXnO to promoting our matchups on all local iHeartMedia channels, this is the perfect fit for our organization and is yet another way we’re reaching our fans and community.”
John McDermott will call the play-by-play of select Wolves home games. Additional Wolves road games will also be broadcast. Fans can tune in at 1460-AM or on KNxO’s channel on the free iHeartRadio app, available on any smartphone or tablet.
“We are excited to get in on the ground floor with the Iowa Wolves as they have demonstrated a desire to become a big part of the sports landscape in Des Moines,” said Andrew Downs, Program Director for 1460 KXnO. “The affiliation with the Minnesota Timberwolves is a game-changer for the franchise and we believe the Wolves and the G League have a big future in our community. We’re proud to bring their games to our listeners and believe it strengthens our already outstanding lineup of local sports programming.”
Seth Nutting, Seth.Nutting@IAWolves.com, 515-564-8555
Andrew Downs, AndrewDowns@iheartmedia.com