The Dallas Mavericks have a new home... and it's on 97.1 The Eagle!
iHeartMedia Dallas announced today a new comprehensive multi-platform broadcast agreement with The Dallas Mavericks. Beginning today, 97.1 The Eagle (KEGL) will become the official flagship station for all Dallas Mavericks games. Under the new broadcast agreement, Dallas Mavericks basketball will also be available via live stream on iHeartRadio.com and the app.
Each game will include 30 minutes of pre-game coverage prior to the tipoff and a minimum of 30 minutes of post-game coverage. In addition, play-by-play announcer Chuck Cooperstein will return for his 17th season with the team, as well as studio host Mike Peasley. The station will also air a variety of shows and features, including interviews with players, coaches, and Mavericks Owner Mark Cuban on KEGL-FM as well as on other properties of iHeartMedia Dallas/Fort Worth.
The Dallas Mavericks’ 2021-22 regular season will begin on October 21. All 82 regular season games, will be broadcast on 97.1 The Eagle and on the iHeartRadio app, including four preseason games against the Utah Jazz (October 6),LA Clippers (October 8), Charlotte Hornets (October 13), and Milwaukee Bucks (October 15. For a complete game schedule, listeners can visit the station’s website.
Check out the Dallas Mavericks schedule below and grab your tickets to see them HERE!