Thread: TSN 1260: What's going on? Part 3
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07-30-2013, 07:38 PM
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Originally Posted by Delicious Pancakes View Post
I don't see how Team/TSN 1260 or Sportsnet could take the radio rights from CHED unless they give the Oilers a really sweet TV deal. CHED has a huge range. I had no problem listening to Stauffer (except for the fact it was Stauffer) on the weekend when I was stuck on the Deerfoot in Calgary. 1260 cuts out what like 45 minutes outside of Edmonton? The Oilers will likely use the other two stations as leverage in negotiations and go with CHED because there are a lot of fans who live hours outside of the city and still come to the games.
It could get interesting if Sportsnet picks up CKUA. Their range is even better than CHED.

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