Chicago’s WGN Radio, the flagship radio home of the Chicago Blackhawks, has announced that it will air two hockey games from the 2010 Winter Olympic Games in Vancouver. The first will be the Sunday, Feb. 21 matchup between the United States and Canada that will include four Blackhawks, while the tournament’s Gold Medal contest on Sunday, Feb. 28 will also be heard on the station.
Sunday’s meeting between the United States and Canada will feature four Chicago Blackhawks as Patrick Kane
will represent the United States and Duncan Keith
, Brent Seabrook
and Jonathan Toews
will skate for Canada. The contest will determine the winner of Group A and the broadcast will begin at 6:20 P.M. (CT). Following the game, WGN Radio’s Jim Memolo will host a local post-game show.
The Men’s Ice Hockey Gold Medal contest of the will be the final event of the 2010 Winter Olympic Games, on Sunday, Feb. 28. Chicago’s WGN Radio broadcast will begin at 1:00 P.M. (CT) with a pre-game show hosted by Jim Memolo, with the game to follow.
The official radio broadcast home of Chicago Blackhawks hockey since the start of the 2008-09 season, the 50,000-watt signal of Chicago’s WGN Radio reaches 38 states and Canada.