San Antonio Spurs and KENS-TV Announce Extension
SAN ANTONIO – Spurs Sports & Entertainment and KENS-TV announced today a multi-year extension to air Spurs games on KENS-TV (CBS 5). As the official local TV partner of the Spurs, KENS-TV will broadcast up to 14 Spurs games per season.
“We’ve enjoyed a tremendous, mutually beneficial partnership with KENS-TV that spans more than a decade,” said Mike Kickirillo, Spurs Sports & Entertainment Director of Broadcasting. “We’re excited to continue our collaboration with KENS 5 to bring Spurs fans the best possible broadcast viewing experience.”
The Spurs and KENS-TV have been NBA basketball broadcast partners since the 2000-01 season.
“We’re proud to continue our relationship as the official broadcast partner of the Spurs,” said Bob McGann, KENS-TV President and General Manager. “San Antonio loves their Spurs and we want to continue to provide fans with the best access to all things Silver and Black.”
In addition to the game broadcasts, the Spurs and KENS-TV will collaborate on pre-game shows and various features on Great Day S.A. and other KENS-TV programming.