Darren McCarty is now LIVE on the air Friday nights from 7- 8 p.m. on News/Talk 760 WJR! Join McCarty and co-host Sean Baligian as they talk about Detroit teams, memories of the “good old days”, and all things sports!
Darren McCarty is a professional hockey player best known for his years playing for the Detroit Red Wings as part of the National Hockey League. During this time he quickly became a fan-favorite, and took on the role as the team enforcer, winning The Stanley Cup in 1997, 1998, 2002, and 2008. After 15 years of playing on the rink, McCarty retired and shifted his focus to broadcasting, where he made his debut with Versus as an NHL Analyst. In 2008, McCarty began his weekly podcast “Grind Time with Darren McCarty”, and joined NRM (New Radio Media Streamcast) in January 2020.
Sean Baligian has been in talk radio for nearly 25 years, where he began his career with WJR with his Sunday call-in show. Since then, he worked on the Detroit Lions post-game show with Greg Landry, co-hosted a seasonal weekly hockey show, Ice Time, with Greg Brady, and currently writes a fantasy football blog during football season. He has been named “Best Radio Sports Talk Host” by the Detroit Metro Times, and has hosted radio shows all over Michigan.