That’s a Rap! TSN, CTV, CTV News Channel, and CP24 Provide Live Coverage of THE RAPTORS CHAMPIONSHIP PARADE, Monday

— June 14, 2019

– National simulcast of THE RAPTORS CHAMPIONSHIP PARADE begins Monday, June 17 at 10 a.m. ET on TSN, CTV, CP24, and CTV News Channel, with special coverage beginning at 9 a.m. on TSN –
– Hosted by James Duthie and Lisa LaFlamme, coverage features TSN’s Raptors panel of Rod Black, Leo Rautins, Sam Mitchell, and Jack Armstrong, with several Bell Media talent reporting live from the parade route –
– Coverage will be streamed live on TSN.ca, CTV.ca, CP24.com, and CTVNews.ca –

TORONTO (June 14, 2019) – After 24 long years, the Toronto Raptors are the 2019 NBA Champions following their Game 6ix victory over the Golden State Warriors on TSN and CTV last night, and to the victors go the spoils. TSN and CTV are pleased to announce that the networks will carry complete coverage of THE RAPTORS CHAMPIONSHIP PARADE, airing in a national live simulcast on Monday, June 17 at 10 a.m. ET on TSN, CTV, CP24 and CTV News Channel, with special coverage starting on TSN at 9 a.m. ET on TSN.

TSN and TSN Direct subscribers can live stream all of the festivities on TSN.ca/Live and the TSN app. Coverage of the parade will also be streamed live on CTV.ca, CP24.com CTVNews.ca, and simulcast on CTV News Channel and CP24 beginning at 10 a.m. ET. TSN CTV, and CP24’s digital properties will be on-site, capturing behind-the-scenes moments from the raucous streets of Toronto.

Broadcast Talent

TSN and CTV’s coverage of THE RAPTORS CHAMPIONSHIP PARADE will feature the below talent:

The parade begins at the Princes’ Gates at the CNE at 10 a.m. ET, rocking its way through the streets of Toronto, where it will conclude at a rally at Nathan Phillips Square beginning at approximately 12 noon ET, where fans will hear from the newly crowned NBA champions.

TSN 1050 Toronto delivers live on-site coverage from Nathan Phillips Square throughout the day, beginning with FIRST UP with Michael Landsberg and Carlo Colaiacovo from 6-10 a.m. ET, and continuing with a special edition of OVERDRIVE parade coverage beginning at 10 a.m. ET. TSN 1150 Hamilton and TSN 1200 Ottawa also carry TSN 1050’s coverage.

NEWSTALK 1010 delivers unique parade coverage, as hosts Ryan Doyle, Jim Richards, and former Raptors head coach Butch Carter will broadcast live from Nathan Phillips Square, starting at 10 a.m. ET. Several NEWSTALK 1010 reporters will be along the parade route, providing updates on the ground. Toronto Mayor John Tory joins the broadcast along with many other special guests.

About Bell Media

Bell Media is Canada’s leading content creation company with premier assets in television, radio, out-of-home advertising, digital media, and more. Bell Media owns 30 local television stations led by CTV, Canada’s highest-rated television network; 30 specialty channels, including leading specialty services TSN and RDS. Bell Media is Canada’s largest radio broadcaster, with 215 music channels including 109 licensed radio stations in 58 markets across the country, all part of the iHeartRadio brand and streaming service. Bell Media owns Astral, an out-of-home advertising network of 50,000 faces in five provinces. Bell Media also operates more than 200 websites; video streaming services including Crave, TSN Direct, and RDS Direct; and multi-channel network Much Studios. The company owns a majority stake in Pinewood Toronto Studios; is a partner in Just for Laughs, the live comedy event and TV producer; and jointly owns Dome Productions Partnership., one of North America’s leading production facilities providers. Bell Media is part of BCE Inc. (TSX, NYSE: BCE), Canada’s largest communications company. Learn more at www.BellMedia.ca.

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