Quote Originally Posted by Butch 19 View Post
Jerry Buss figured this out after he bought the Lakers and Kings. He could sell ads for the radio broadcast, and the tv broadcast. Two sources of revenue for essentially the same product.

That was the end of planned tv and radio broadcast simulcasts.
Not sure this is true. The Kings didn't dump simulcasts until around 1990 well after Buss sold the team (that's when Fox joined). Chick Hearn/Lakers did simulcasts until he retired then passed away in 2000 or so.

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