Sports Talk 790 The Ticket WAXY-AM finished on top of the ratings among sports format radio stations in the Miami/Fort Lauderdale region for the second straight month. All three competitors in the market put a major emphasis on the NFL Draft for several weeks.
The Ticket moved from a 0.9 to a 1.0 in the month of April. It was the best ratings for that station since July 2016. The Miami Heat just fell short of a playoff spot in the Eastern Conference.
Miami Sports Radio 560 WQAM-AM bounced back from a 0.8 to a 0.9 in the period. The Florida Panthers failed to make the postseason after reaching it last season.
Miami Sports 940 WINZ remained the same with a 0.2 for the seventh consecutive month. The Miami Marlins started their regular season with six home games in the first three weeks of the campaign. Andy Slater returned to WINZ after being off the air for four weeks due to spring training games.