Clippers Announce 2014-15 Broadcast Schedule

The Los Angeles Clippers and Prime Ticket/FOX Sports West today announced the team's broadcast schedule for the 2014-15 season, highlighted by 72 regional television broadcasts, 32 nationally televised contests and the continuation of the 30-minute weekly show, “Clippers Weekly”. Prime Ticket and its sister network, FOX Sports West, will regionally telecast a total of 72 Clippers regular season games and six preseason contests during the upcoming season throughout Southern California. All games airing in Los Angeles on Prime Ticket will also be available in San Diego on FOX Sports San Diego. “The Voice of the Clippers,” Ralph Lawler, returns for his 36th year as the Clippers play-by-play announcer alongside 13-year color analyst and former Clipper Michael Smith. Returning to the sidelines this season, Kristina Pink will alternate at the reporter position with Kyle Montgomery. Clippers telecasts on Prime Ticket are extended by “Clippers Live” and will again feature Host Mark Rogondino, with Montgomery alternating in the anchor chair throughout the season. With expert analysis from Don MacLean, “Clippers Live” provides unmatched access to the team, coaches and more while exclusive features further connect viewers both before and after all telecasts on Prime Ticket. Five of the Clippers remaining contests not televised on Prime Ticket will air nationally on TNT with the other four being nationally televised on ABC. The Clippers 32 nationally televised games is the highest number in franchise history, with the team scheduled to appear four times on ABC, nine times on TNT, 10 times on ESPN and nine times on NBA TV. The Clippers will also appear on national television twice during the preseason, once on TNT and once on ESPN. Additionally, Prime Ticket will again offer several original programs throughout the season, including “Clippers Live: Season Preview Special” debuting after the Clippers vs Trail Blazers preseason game on Friday, Oct. 24; “In My Own Words: Steve Ballmer,” debuting Friday, Oct. 31 following Clippers vs Lakers; “Clippers Weekly” debuting Wednesday, Nov. 5 after Clippers vs Golden State to take fans behind the scenes and showcase the players’ lives off the court, training regimens and more every Wednesday throughout the season; “Clippers Insider: ’14-’15 Clippers Spirit Squad” debuts Monday, Nov. 10 following Clippers vs Spurs, and “Before the Bigs: JJ Redick,” which will debut later this season. In their 19th season overall as a telecast partner - and sixth season as the sole television home for the Clippers – Prime Ticket and FOX Sports West will provide all game telecasts in High Definition (HD). All 2014-15 preseason, regular season and Playoff games can be heard on the radio on the new all sports home of the Clippers, The Beast 980. In his eighth season with the team, Brian Sieman calls all the action while Lawler and Smith team up with him to announce all nationally televised games not shown on PRIME TICKET. All regular season games can also be heard in Spanish on KWKW 1330 AM ESPN Deportes or KWKU 1220 AM. Prime Ticket and sister network, FOX Sports West, have been providing local sports coverage to Southern California, Nevada and Hawaii for more than 25 years. Together, with FOX Sports San Diego, the regional sports networks present more live, local sports programming than any other network or broadcast system in the market.  The partner networks combine to produce more than 1,000 live sporting events and telecast 3,500 hours of live programming every year. For complete regional sports news, provocative opinions, telecast schedules and updated statistics, log on to www.foxsportswest.com.