Pistons Announce 2011-12 Local Television and Radio Broadcast Schedule
65 Regular-Season Games Will Air On FOX Sports Detroit/FOX Sports Detroit Plus
Thirteen Pistons games will air on FOX Sports Detroit Plus, occurring on nights when coinciding Detroit Red Wings games are slated for FOX Sports Detroit. FOX Sports Detroit and FOX Sports Detroit Plus channel numbers by video provider can be found at www.foxsportsdetroit.com.
Calling the action again this season on FOX Sports Detroit is the popular longtime duo of George Blaha and Greg Kelser.
Accompanying the telecasts is PISTONS LIVE, providing exclusive and extensive pre and post-game coverage originating from the arena and the network’s high-definition studio. Pistons In Focus, will continue to be part of the game night programming.
The Pistons also announced their radio broadcast schedule with all 66 regular-season games and both preseason games on the Pistons’ flagship station 97.1 FM The Ticket. All radio broadcasts will include exclusive pre- and postgame coverage. Additionally, 97.1 FM The Ticket will air special weekly interviews with coaches and players and expanded Pistons coverage throughout each week of the NBA season on-air and online at www.971theticket.com.
Mark Champion will remain as the voice of Pistons radio broadcasts with Pistons legend Rick Mahorn adding color commentary for home contests.