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WGN Radio To Provide Exclusive Coverage of the 2012 Blackhawks Convention

by WGN Radio Press Release / Chicago Blackhawks

WGN Radio 720, the official radio home of the Chicago Blackhawks, will provide exclusive, live coverage from the sold-out 2012 Blackhawks Convention, taking place this weekend (July 20-22) at the Hilton Chicago. The coverage kicks-off Friday morning through Saturday afternoon and will include live updates and interviews from the Opening Ceremonies, three live show broadcasts and an all-star line-up of Blackhawks guests. The complete broadcast and guest schedule is below. In addition to the coverage on 720-AM, fans can also listen via wgnradio.com, WGN Radio mobile apps, iHeartRadio or TuneIn. Details at wgnradio.com/listen. Plus, wgnradio.com will also provide fans with online coverage including interview audio, video and photos throughout the weekend.

Friday, July 20

Jonathon Brandmeier (live from WGN Radio studio)
8:35am: Coach Quenneville calls into the Jonathon Brandmeier show to preview the 2012 Chicago Blackhawks Convention.

Nick Digilio (filling in for Mike McConnell): 9:00am– 12:00pm
Nick Digilio broadcasts live from the Hilton Chicago foyer, overlooking the Grand Staircase. Scheduled guests include:

•9:35am: Sheldon Brookbank
•10:05am: John McDonough
•11:05am: John Wiedeman and Troy Murray

Garry Meier: 3:00 – 6:45pm
Garry Meier broadcasts live from the Normandie Lounge. Scheduled guests include:

•3:08pm: Eddie Olczyk
•5:00-6:00pm: Live updates from the Opening Ceremonies with Jordan Bernfield
•6:08pm: Daniel Carcillo
•6:22pm: Viktor Stalberg

Saturday, July 21

Sports Central: 3:00 – 5:30pm
Jim Memolo, Glen Kozlowski and special guest host Troy Murray broadcast live from the Continental Ballroom. Scheduled guests include:

•3:15-3:30pm: Joel Quenneville
•3:30-4:00pm: Patrick Sharp and Brent Seabrook
•4:00-4:30pm: Patrick Kane and Daniel Carcillo
•4:30-5:00pm: Andrew Shaw and Brandon Bollig
•5:00-5:30pm: Jonathan Toews

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