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NFL PLAYOFF GAMES AND SUPERBOWL

The NFL Playoff games and Super Bowl LII are right around the corner! Listen to it on Peoria’s Sports Station!

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WIN CHICAGO BULLS TICKETS

Listen to 96.5 ESPN over the next couple of weeks for your chance to win tickets to the Chicago Bulls!

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Illini Basketball

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Jim Mattson Show
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Pigskin Pick ‘Em 2017

YOU could win an all-inclusive vacation of your choice!

Stream ‘Sunday Night Football’ on Your Smart Phone

NBC has gotten the rights from the NFL, and streaming Sunday Night Football will soon be possible! In the beginning of the 2018 season you can download the NBC app to access the live stream of each game. To read more, CLICK HERE!     PHOTO CREDIT: THE HOOKUP

Diddy To Buy Panthers?

It’s been rumored possible that the Carolina Panthers will be sold. P. Diddy or Sean “Diddy” Combs has stated that he wants to buy the team with the assistance of Steph Curry and Colin Kaepernick. Diddy posted a video of his intention on Instagram this past week. This would make him the first African-American majority […]

Get Your Car Ready For Winter!

From all of the snow, rain and frigid temperatures, here are some steps to make sure that your vehicle is ready to take on winter! It’s recommended by auto shops that all of these are completed before temperatures reach 50 degrees or lower. 1 – Fill windshield washer fluid 2 – Have a safety kit ready […]

Ronda Rousey May Join WWE

Ronda Rousey may have a future in WWE! Now that her career in the octagon has potentially ended, it’s been speculated that she would join WWE. USA Today reported that a deal between her and WWE is now being finalized. Rousey has trained with WWE stars in the past. FOR THE FULL ARTICLE, CLICK HERE! […]

Floyd Mayweather Names Panda After Himself

Floyd Mayweather went to China and named a Panda after paying around $15,000 in adoption fee’s at Chengdu Research Base of Giant Panda Breeding. Included in the fees was naming rights to a 1-year old panda for a year. Of course the name he chose was ‘TMT Floyd Mayweather.’ Previously, the panda’s name was “Maodou.” […]

Eli Manning Benched by New York Giants

Eli Manning’s consecutive starting record will remain at 210 after the New York Giants let him know that he would be benched for the start of his next game. If Manning decides to leave the Giants, he has already had an offer from CBS to join the television network in the broadcast booth. As it […]

Shop Small Winner!

A winner has been chosen! Congratulations to Aimee Frank who participated in our Shop Small giveaway and won $850 worth of gift cards to all of the small business’ listed below! Thank you to everyone for entering, shopping small and supporting local business. Click on any logo below to be redirected to their website   […]

Illini Basketball

Love Illini basketball?  Keep it locked to 96.5 all season long to keep up on all of the action!  We’ll be broadcasting EVERY game all season, as well as doing ticket giveaways!

USPS Holiday Shipping Guidelines

With holiday shopping around the corner, the United States Postal Service or USPS has some tips to help ensure that your packages are delivered on time. If you want your gifts to be received by Christmas; have them in the mail by December 20th. For a full list of guidelines, CLICK HERE!    

New ESPN Morning Drive Show: Golic & Wingo

Listen weekdays from 5am-9am to ESPN Radio’s new morning drive show, Golic and Wingo! CHECK OUT SOME OF THEIR PODCASTS HERE!     Golic joined ESPN in 1995 as an NFL studio analyst on NFL 2Night and later joined NFL Live – where he and Wingo worked together in 2003 when it debuted.  He was […]