NBA Champion Toronto Raptors Live on Canada’s Sports Leader, as TSN Unveils 2019-20 Broadcast Schedule, Highlighted by Kawhi Leonard’s Return to Toronto

— September 16, 2019

– TSN’s Raptors schedule includes two rematches with the Golden State Warriors, both meetings with LeBron James and the Los Angeles Lakers, and the NBA’s top teams visiting Toronto –
– TSN’s regular season coverage begins with the Raptors taking on the Boston Celtics on Friday, Oct. 25 at 7 p.m. ET –
– TSN 1050 Toronto delivers live coverage of 41 regular season games, as well as pre- and post-game shows and analysis throughout the season –

TORONTO (September 16, 2019) – TSN today announced its broadcast schedule for the NBA champion Toronto Raptors’ 2019-2020 regular season. Canada’s Sports Leader delivers 41 regular season games, as well as a massive schedule of NBA PLAYOFFS action, including the NBA FINALS. TSN and TSN Direct subscribers can catch the action on TSN, TSN.ca, and the TSN app, with the complete broadcast schedule available at TSN.ca.

Highlights of the 2019-20 TANGERINE RAPTORS BASKETBALL ON TSN broadcast schedule include:

  • The return of Kawhi Leonard, as the NBA FINALS MVP plays his first game in Toronto on Wednesday, Dec. 11, six months after leading the team to its first championship
  • Both of the team’s games against the Golden State Warriors, in a rematch of last season’s unforgettable NBA FINALS
  • Both meetings with the Los Angeles Lakers, featuring LeBron James, Anthony Davis, and former Raptor Danny Green
  • The sixth annual Giants of Africa Game, celebrating the life of Nelson Mandela, on Thursday, Dec. 5 against the Houston Rockets
  • The Raptors host the league’s top teams on TSN, as the Lakers, Clippers, Warriors, Rockets, 76ers, and Bucks all visit The 6ix
  • Eleven divisional games, including all four against Kyrie Irving and the new-look Brooklyn Nets
  • Canadian rookie sensation RJ Barrett’s first professional basketball game in Canada, as his New York Knicks visit the Raptors on Wednesday, Nov. 27 at 7 p.m. ET

TANGERINE RAPTORS BASKETBALL ON TSN is led by the iconic and award-winning broadcast team of play-by-play commentator Matt Devlin alongside game analyst and TSN Basketball Insider Jack “The Coach” Armstrong, with Kate Beirness reporting from the sidelines. Rod Black hosts pre-game, halftime, and post-game coverage alongside analyst Leo Rautins. SPORTSCENTRE follows the Raptors throughout the season, delivering breaking news, reports, highlights, and in-depth analysis from Armstrong and Rautins.

TSN’s television coverage of the Raptors is complemented by live radio coverage of 41 regular season games on TSN 1050 Toronto, as play-by-play announcer Paul Jones is joined by analysts Armstrong and Sherman Hamilton. The station also features reports from TSN 1050’s dedicated Raptors reporter Josh Lewenberg. Radio coverage is also available on TSN.ca, and for live streaming via the TSN and iHeartRadio apps. TSN 1050 Toronto’s complete Raptors schedule can be found here.

TSN platforms – including TSN.ca and the TSN app – have the Raptors covered from every angle, with:

  • Up-to-the-minute breaking news, scores, game recaps, and more
  • Daily comprehensive coverage of the NBA, including digital analysis from TSN basketball analysts
  • Weekly NBA blog posts from Armstrong
  • Blog posts and video reports following the latest Raptors news from Lewenberg
  • Highlights, recaps, and must-see moments from around the league
  • Photos, videos, and content posted across TSN’s official social media platforms, including Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram
  • BarDown.com rounds up all the viral moments and social media reaction from the new season

About TSN
TSN is Canada’s Sports Leader and provides world-class content across its industry-leading platforms including five national television feeds, TSN Direct, TSN.ca, and TSN Radio stations across the country. With a broad portfolio of multimedia sports assets, TSN delivers more championship events than any broadcaster in the country. The network’s deep and diverse roster of live sports programming includes the Grey Cup, IIHF World Junior Championship, Spengler Cup, Hockey Canada events, CFL, NFL, NBA, MLS, Toronto Maple Leafs, Ottawa Senators, Montreal Canadiens, Winnipeg Jets, Season of Champions Curling, FIFA World Cup™, Canada Soccer, CONCACAF Gold Cup, MLB, Golf’s Majors, NASCAR, F1, Grand Slam Tennis, UFC, NCAA March Madness, and Skate Canada and Rugby Canada events. TSN comes from Bell Media, Canada’s premier multimedia company with leading assets in television, radio, digital, and Out-of-Home. More information about TSN is available at TSN.ca.

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