Boomer & Carton: Some Big News — Islanders Coming To WFAN

Station To Broadcast 30 Games During The 2016-17 Season, In Addition To 59 Devils Games

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If it’s more hockey you crave, then the news that came down Wednesday morning on the Boomer & Carton Show was sure to make your day.

In addition to broadcasting 59 Devils games this season, WFAN will also be airing 30 Islanders games.

“We are pleased to partner with Brooklyn Sports & Entertainment to add New York Islanders games to our already expansive roster of NY team coverage,” said Mark Chernoff, WFAN’s VP of Programming. “As the No. 1 sports station in the country, WFAN is uniquely poised to capture and share the excitement around hockey season with its legions of fans.”

Boomer and Craig will call the Islanders’ Nov. 30 matchup against the Stanley Cup champion Pittsburgh Penguins at Barclays Center.

“We are thrilled to welcome WFAN-AM/FM and AM 970 The Answer to the New York Islanders Radio Network and to greatly expand the reach of Islanders games throughout the tri-state area,” said Brett Yormark, CEO of Brooklyn Sports & Entertainment.

“The Islanders are delighted for our fans that we will have such excellent radio coverage this season,” Islanders co-owner Jon Ledecky added.

Have a listen for all the details.

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One Comment

  1. Rich Faber says:

    Cool news! Even though Boomer is a Ranger fan, I appreciate how passionate he is about hockey. He’ll do great! And Carton will be entertaining!!! Looking forward to this!

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