NEW YORK, Aug. 29, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Sirius XM Radio (NASDAQ: SIRI) today announced that it has added The Dan Patrick Show, hosted by popular sports commentator Dan Patrick, to the weekday lineup of shows on its all-sports talk channel, Mad Dog Sports Radio, SiriusXM channel 86.
Starting Tuesday, September 3, The Dan Patrick Show will begin airing weekdays from 9:00 am to 12:00 pm ET/ 6:00 am to 9:00 am PT on the channel, joining an existing lineup that features Evan & Phillips in the Morning ( 6:00-9:00 am ET) with Evan Cohen and former major league general manager Steve Phillips, Schein on Sports ( 12:00-3:00 pm ET) hosted by Adam Schein and Mad Dog Unleashed ( 3:00-6:00 pm ET) with Christopher "Mad Dog" Russo.
Patrick is an Emmy-winning sportscaster who has been one of sports media's most recognizable personalities since coming to prominence as an anchor on ESPN's SportsCenter in 1988. In 2012 he became the first sports broadcaster to win the prestigious Marconi Radio Award for Network/Syndicated Personality of the Year. He has hosted The Dan Patrick Show on radio since 1999. He is also the co-host of Football Night in America on NBC and is a senior writer for Sports Illustrated."Dan is one of this country's most prominent sports voices and his show has been engaging sports fans with entertaining and insightful commentary and newsmaking interviews for well over a decade," said Scott Greenstein, SiriusXM's President and Chief Content Officer. " The Dan Patrick Show is an all-star addition to the Mad Dog Sports Radio lineup." The Dan Patrick Show is produced and syndicated by DIRECTV Entertainment/LABC Radio Group. For more info visit www.siriusxm.com. About Sirius XM Radio Sirius XM Radio Inc. is the world's largest radio broadcaster measured by revenue and has more than 25 million subscribers. SiriusXM creates and broadcasts commercial-free music; premier sports talk and live events; comedy; news; exclusive talk and entertainment; and the most comprehensive Latin music, sports and talk programming in radio. SiriusXM is available in vehicles from every major car company in the U.S., from retailers nationwide, and online at siriusxm.com. SiriusXM programming is also available through the SiriusXM Internet Radio App for Android, Apple, and BlackBerry smartphones and other connected devices. SiriusXM also holds a minority interest in SiriusXM Canada which has more than 2 million subscribers. On social media, join the SiriusXM community on Facebook, facebook.com/siriusxm, Twitter, twitter.com/siriusxm, Instagram, instagram.com/siriusxm, and YouTube at youtube.com/siriusxm. This communication contains "forward-looking statements" within the meaning of the Private Securities Litigation Reform Act of 1995. Such statements include, but are not limited to, statements about future financial and operating results, our plans, objectives, expectations and intentions with respect to future operations, products and services; and other statements identified by words such as "will likely result," "are expected to," "will continue," "is anticipated," "estimated," "believe," "intend," "plan," "projection," "outlook" or words of similar meaning. Such forward-looking statements are based upon the current beliefs and expectations of our management and are inherently subject to significant business, economic and competitive uncertainties and contingencies, many of which are difficult to predict and generally beyond our control. Actual results may differ materially from the results anticipated in these forward-looking statements. The following factors, among others, could cause actual results to differ materially from the anticipated results or other expectations expressed in the forward-looking statements: our competitive position versus other forms of radio and audio services; our dependence upon automakers; general economic conditions; failure of our satellites, which, in most cases, are not insured; our ability to attract and retain subscribers at a profitable level; royalties we pay for music rights; the unfavorable outcome of pending or future litigation; rapid technological and industry change; failure of third parties to perform; changes in consumer protection laws and their enforcement; and our substantial indebtedness. Additional factors that could cause our results to differ materially from those described in the forward-looking statements can be found in our Annual Report on Form 10-K for the year ended December 31, 2012, which is filed with the Securities and Exchange Commission (the "SEC") and available at the SEC's Internet site ( http://www.sec.gov ). The information set forth herein speaks only as of the date hereof, and we disclaim any intention or obligation to update any forward looking statements as a result of developments occurring after the date of this communication. P-SIRI