Adam Jones is the weeknight Evening Host from 6PM to 11PM of CBS RADIO Boston’s top-rated 98.5 The Sports Hub (WBZ-FM). Jones replaces Damon Amendolara who has been named Overnight Host of “The D.A. Show” on the national CBS Sports Radio network.
Jones returns to 98.5 The Sports Hub from ESPN where he was host of the online “Adam Jones Show.” Jones also was a fill-in host and anchor of various pregame and post-game shows on the ESPN Radio Network. Prior to that, Jones worked at 98.5 The Sports Hub where he was a fill-in host and had a weekend show with Boston sports writer Dan Shaughnessy. Jones began is sports broadcasting in 2006 at the former 890 ESPN where he spent three years covering Boston teams.
“I am thrilled to be back at The Sports Hub, especially taking over for D.A. who is one of the best in the business and has built a powerhouse show,” said Jones. “I look forward to working with everyone to continue the station’s incredible success and to bring a little of my own perspective and humor to weeknights.”
98.5 The Sports Hub (WBZ-FM) is owned and operated by CBS RADIO, one of the largest major-market radio operators in the United States. A division of CBS Corporation, CBS RADIO operates 127 radio stations, the majority of which are in the nation’s top 50 markets. CBS RADIO also owns and operates WBZ-AM NewsRadio 1030, WBMX-FM MIX 104.1, WODS-FM 103.3 AMP Radio, and WZLX-FM 100.7 Boston’s Classic Rock.
It was “Fill in the Blank Friday” on The Game of Jones
Dave Goucher and Bob Beers joined Adam Jones after the Bruins 3-1 win against the Lightning on Opening Night at the Garden.
Erik Frenz of Boston.com breaks down how close Danny Amendola and Rob Gronkowski are to returning, and touches on the what the Pats do if Stevan Ridley is hurt.
Joe Sheehan of SI joined Adam to break down the MLB playoffs and why biggest concern of the Red Sox is their starting rotation.
Wednesday nights are True of False time on The Adam Jones Show’s Game of Jones. This time around, Jones and Rich Keefe debate which injured Patriot will return first, Jacoby Ellsbury’s next contract and the Bruins power play.
The Providence Journal’s Brian MacPherson breaks down the biggest issues with the Red Sox before the start of the ALDS on Friday.
Jeff Howe of the Boston Herald joined The Adam Jones Show to talk about the possible return of Gronk, and why the Pats have yet to extend the contract of Brandon Spikes yet.
True or false, Gronk will play more games this year than Amendola? The Falcons will miss the playoffs? Jackie Bradley will be on the Sox playoff roster?
Adam is out on Friday, so he brings you his weekend predictions a day early.
The Bruins fell 8-2 to the Red Wings, and after the game Dave Goucher and Bob Beers joined Adam to break down the game.