WXSP-TV to Televise Nine Griffins Home Games
October 12, 2023
Nexstar's WXSP-TV (Grand Rapids) has announced that for the fourth consecutive year, the station will serve as the exclusive live in-market television partner for the Grand Rapids Griffins hockey team. The station will televise nine home games live from Van Andel Arena.
A sister station to WOOD TV8 and WOTV, WXSP can be found on all local cable systems as well as a series of low-power channels across the region, including in Grand Rapids (WOLP channel 27), Holland (WOHO ch. 33), Muskegon (WOMS ch. 29), Kalamazoo (WOKZ ch. 50) and Battle Creek (WOBC ch. 14).
The slate of games on WXSP kicks off Friday, November 10 when the Toronto Marlies visit Van Andel Arena at 7 p.m. The nine games will feature seven different opponents, ensuring fans in West Michigan have the opportunity to view some of the top NHL prospects coming through the ranks. The full list of televised games on WXSP can be found below. The Griffins are working on the possibility of televising road games this season with more information to come at a later date. Click here to see the Griffins’ complete 2023-24 schedule.
The Voice of the Griffins, Bob Kaser, returns for his 24th season in the broadcast booth, while former WOOD TV8 sports anchor Larry Figurski will be on color commentating duties on the Griffins telecasts, which will be simulcast on WOOD 106.9 FM/1300 AM.