DraftKings Network and VSiN to deliver 70 hours of live content during Super Bowl Week
DraftKings’ Super Week of programming to feature Mike Golic Sr., Mike Golic Jr., Dan Le Batard, Stugotz, Michael Lombardi, Stormy Buonantony, Brent Musburger and other talent across DraftKings Network and VSiN
BOSTON — (February 2, 2024) — DraftKings Inc. (Nasdaq: DKNG) and its robust roster of talent and sports betting experts will be making its second consecutive appearance at Radio Row, delivering football fans the latest Super Bowl LVIII news live from Las Vegas. Beginning Monday, February 5, programs such as GoJo and Golic, The Lombardi Line, Follow the Money, A Numbers Game, The Sweat, and more will anchor DraftKings’ coverage as part of DraftKings Network’s Super Week programming lineup. In addition to live coverage from Radio Row at the Mandalay Bay Convention Center, DraftKings Network and The Dan Le Batard Show with Stugotz will make a splash with two live shows from Stadium Swim at Circa on Thursday, February 8 and Friday, February 9.
“We’re once again excited to be live from the site of the Super Bowl to deliver fans and DraftKings customers real-time insights and interviews with the biggest names across sports and entertainment,” said Stacie McCollum, Vice President of Content at DraftKings. “The atmosphere is going to be electric in Las Vegas, and our talented portfolio of on-air personalities and sports betting experts will provide unprecedented access and original programming all week leading up to the big game.”
GoJo and Golic – Mike Golic Sr. and Mike Golic Jr. will discuss the day’s top storylines in sports and culture while interviewing some of the biggest names in the NFL and sports media. Viewers can expect the Golics to celebrate local Las Vegas eateries, break down the big game, and give picks on upcoming action. GoJo and Golic will air on DraftKings Network from 4-6 p.m. ET from Monday, February 5 through Friday, February 9.
The Dan Le Batard Show with Stugotz – One of the top sports talks shows of the recent era, Dan Le Batard, Stugotz and the crew from the Shipping Container will be live from Stadium Swim at Circa from 1-3 p.m. ET on Thursday, February 8 and Friday, February 9, and airing on DraftKings Network all week from 8-11 p.m. ET.
God Bless Football – Stugotz, Billy Gil, and a rotating host of friends will discuss America's favorite pastime with a unique perspective on all things NFL. The show will be live from Radio Row Monday, February 5 through Thursday, February 8, with their show airing on DraftKings Network from 11 a.m. – Noon ET on Tuesday, February 6 and on Friday, February 9 from 3-4 p.m. ET.
Follow the Money – Mitch Moss and Pauly Howard will host VSiN’s popular morning show from the VSiN studio at Circa from Monday, February 5 through Friday, February 9, from 7-8 a.m. ET, and Sunday, February 11, from 1-4 p.m. ET. The veterans of the Vegas sports betting scene will give their expert opinions on everything sports, betting and pop culture.
A Numbers Game – Gill Alexander will take fans on an insightful journey through the world of analytics, offering an inside look at unique, lesser-known numbers that shape modern betting strategies starting Monday, February 5 through Wednesday, February 7, from 10-11 a.m. ET and live from Radio Row from 10 a.m.- Noon ET on Thursday, February 8 and Friday, February 9. The show will also air on Sunday, February 11, from 4-6:30 p.m. ET.
Ross Tucker Football – Former NFL player and Princeton standout, Ross Tucker, will deliver insights and analysis on the big game with prominent guests from Radio Row. Tucker’s show will air on DraftKings Network at Noon ET daily from Monday, February 5 through Friday, February 9.
The Sweat – DraftKings personalities Emerson Lotzia, Steve Buchanan, and Julian Edlow plus VSiN’s Josh Appelbaum will deliver fast-paced, entertaining analysis, bringing fans inside the game with insights on daily fantasy sports matchups, moneylines, and prop bets. The Sweat will still air during normal programming hours live from the VSiN and Boston studios from 8-10 a.m. ET on Saturday, February 10 and Sunday, February 11.
The Lombardi Line – Longtime NFL front office executive Michael Lombardi and VSiN hosts Stormy Buonantony and Femi Abebefe will take their show to Radio Row live from 1-3 p.m. ET, starting Monday, February 5 through Friday, February 9. The duo will return to the VSiN studio at Circa for continued coverage from 10 a.m.-Noon ET on Saturday, February 10 and Sunday, February 11.
Golic and Smetty – NFL personality and sports media stalwart, Mike Golic Sr. and co-host Jess Smetana of The Dan Le Batard Show, will deliver a Super Bowl edition of Golic and Smetty. The show will air from 11 a.m. - Noon ET on Wednesday, February 7. The weekly one-hour show will touch on all the sports news and activities around the big game from Radio Row.
Brent Musburger’s Countdown to Kickoff – The legendary broadcaster and handicapper Brent Musburger anchors DraftKings Network and VSiN’s 10 hours of pregame coverage on Super Bowl Sunday. Countdown to Kickoff airs in its usual 12-1 p.m. ET Sunday window, in the midst of the all-day live pregame coverage from 8 a.m. ET until kickoff at 6:30 p.m. ET.
For the complete DraftKings Network Super Week programming schedule featuring these shows and more, visit www.DKNetwork.com.
DraftKings Network is free to watch and available on Samsung TV Plus, The Roku Channel, Xumo Play, Google TV and DKNetwork.com. Shows are also available on YouTube and via audio on all major podcast platforms.
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