News from the Q – Your Cleveland Cavaliers

Clear Channel/Cleveland and the Cleveland Cavaliers ink a Five-year contract

Clear Channel/Cleveland and the Cleveland Cavaliers ink a five-year contract extension to keep the NBA team on News WTAM-AM through the 2012-2013 season. 37-year play-by-play talent Joe Tait will continue as the “Voice of the Cavs,” and WTAM Sports Director Mike Snyder will host the pre-game, halftime and post-game shows.

 Commissioner wants to scale down noise, pyrotechnicsDavid Stern’s senses have been assaulted, and the commissioner feels it’s time to turn down the noise and scale back the pyrotechnics at NBA games.

 

Stern went on a rant Monday night prior to Game 4 of the Celtics-Cavaliers series when asked if the trend toward loud, fiery in-arena entertainment gimmicks had gotten out of hand.