CFL ON TSN Gears Up for the 2014 Season with Exclusive Live Pre-Season Coverage, Beginning with Argos-Bombers on June 9

— May 14, 2014

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TORONTO (May 14, 2014) – TSN primes fans for the kickoff of the 2014 CFL season with exclusive live coverage of six pre-season games, beginning Monday, June 9 as the Toronto Argonauts visit the Winnipeg Blue Bombers at 7 p.m. ET on TSN.

TSN’s slate of pre-season matchups also includes the gridiron debut of the CFL’s newest expansion team. The Ottawa Redblacks hit the field for the first time, facing off against defending Grey Cup champion Saskatchewan Roughriders on Saturday, June 14 at 6 p.m. ET on TSN2.

TSN and TSN2’s CFL pre-season broadcast schedule is as follows:*

  • Monday, June 9 – Toronto @ Winnipeg at 8:30 p.m. ET on TSN
  • Friday, June 13 – B.C. @ Edmonton at 9 p.m. ET on TSN
  • Saturday, June 14 – Ottawa @ Saskatchewan at 6 p.m. ET on TSN2
  • Saturday, June 14 – Winnipeg @ Calgary at 9 p.m. ET on TSN2
  • Friday, June 20 – Ottawa @ Montreal at 7 p.m. ET on TSN
  • Friday, June 20 – Calgary @ B.C. at 10 p.m. ET on TSN

TSN’s exclusive live coverage of the CFL pre-season is available to TSN subscribers for live streaming and on-demand viewing via TSN GO.                       

CFL ON TSN’s pre-season coverage features play-by-play commentators Chris Cuthbert, Rod Black, and Gord Miller in the broadcast booth alongside game analysts Glen Suitor and Duane Forde. Fans can turn to the popular CFL ON TSN panel to break down all the action with host Dave Randorf and analysts Chris Schultz, Matt Dunigan, Jock Climie, Milt Stegall, and Paul LaPolice.

Throughout the pre-season, TSN.ca delivers a comprehensive preview of the 2014 CFL season, featuring an in-depth look at each team as they prepare for the regular season, as well as training camp reports, blogs, tweets, and analysis from TSN’s stable of football experts and Insiders.

Fans can tune in to TSN radio stations across the country for live coverage of the CFL pre-season, including both games featuring the Alouettes on TSN Radio 690 in Montréal, both games featuring the Redblacks on TSN Radio 1200 in Ottawa, and both games featuring the Lions on TEAM Radio 1040 in Vancouver.

TSN is the official television broadcaster of the CFL with live coverage of every single game, including the playoffs and the 102nd GREY CUP in Vancouver on November 30. In 2013, Bell Media’s TSN and RDS announced a broad new multi-platform broadcast agreement that extends the networks’ long-term partnership with the CFL through to 2018.

*Schedule subject to change

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