iHeartRadio gets ESPN Audio live and on-demand programming

ESPN Audio’s suite of programming is now available on iHeartRadio. Under a new, multi-year agreement, iHeartRadio will host live events from the ESPN Radio Network, the ESPN Deportes Radio Network, ESPN Radio’s locally owned and operated stations, and the ESPN Radio stations owned by iHeartMedia. The deal covers live shows and on-demand access to the sports specialist’s podcasts.

“We are consistently looking for new ways to give fans access to ESPN Audio’s tremendous content,” said Traug Keller, ESPN senior vice president of audio and talent. “iHeartRadio, with its expansive network and reach, will help us bring new listeners into the fold and give current fans yet another way to enjoy their sports content, anytime, anywhere.”

“iHeartRadio prides itself on being everywhere our listeners are with the content they love most,” iHeartMedia Chief Product Officer Chris Williams said. “ESPN Audio is a top destination for all things sports and this partnership allows us to offer even more programming and on demand offerings to our millions of listeners nationwide, making iHeartRadio the go to destination for all things audio.”

Anna Washenko