Mark Stone Leads Team Canada into TSN’s Exclusive Live Coverage of the 2019 IIHF WORLD CHAMPIONSHIP, Beginning May 10

— May 6, 2019

– TSN delivers all 64 games of the championship tournament, airing May 10-26 from Bratislava and Kosice, Slovakia –

TORONTO (May 6, 2019) – Team Canada looks to capture the gold medal for the first time since 2016 as TSN delivers exclusive live coverage of the 2019 IIHF WORLD CHAMPIONSHIP, one of 60+ championship events that live on TSN, running May 10-26 from Bratislava and Kosice, Slovakia. Canada’s Sports Leader broadcasts all 64 games of the tournament starting Friday, May 10 when Team Canada hits the ice against Finland at 10 a.m. ET, only on TSN. The network’s complete broadcast schedule is available here.

TSN primes fans with the 2019 IIHF WORLD CHAMPIONSHIP PREVIEW SHOW airing Thursday, May 9 at 7:30 p.m. ET  on TSN2

With a talented roster led by Vegas Golden Knights winger Mark Stone, Team Canada is looking to get back onto the podium after falling in the Bronze Medal Game to Team USA last year. Since 1931, Canada has won the IIHF WORLD CHAMPIONSHIP 20 times, the second most of all competing nations. With a victory at this year’s tournament, Canada can tie Russia for the most championships in tournament history.

TSN’s iconic hockey broadcast team of play-by-play commentator Gord Miller and analyst Ray Ferraro call all Team Canada games from Kosice. Jon Abbott and Dave Tomlinson bring viewers the call for select additional games in Kosice. As well, reporter Danielle Emanuele will join the team from rinkside.

SPORTSCENTRE reporter Brent Wallace closely follows Team Canada and provides frequent updates throughout the tournament, and TSN Hockey Insider Darren Dreger returns with his popular “Dreger Café” interviews, airing on SPORTSCENTRE and TSN.ca.

In the broadcast booth for all preliminary round action from Bratislava are play-by-play commentator Dennis Beyak and analyst Mike Johnson, with Tessa Bonhomme reporting from rink-side.

In the TSN Studio, hosts Mark Roe and Rod Black break down all the action alongside two-time Stanley Cup champion and world champion Bob Errey and two-time Stanley Cup champion Dave Reid.

Additionally, TSN Radio stations across Canada are set to deliver exclusive live coverage of select games from the 2019 IIHF WORLD CHAMPIONSHIP, highlighted by Team Canada matchups. Abbott delivers the call alongside analyst Tomlinson (visit each station’s official website for complete programming info). All stations deliver the latest breaking news and analysis from the tournament. TSN Radio coverage is available for live streaming on each station’s website, as well as on the TSN and iHeartRadio apps.

TSN and TSN Direct subscribers can access live streaming and on-demand viewing of the network’s exclusive live coverage of the 2019 IIHF WORLD CHAMPIONSHIP on TSN.ca and the TSN app, with French-language coverage available on RDS.

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, Champions Live Here as 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™, Premier League, 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 is a division of Bell Media, which is part of BCE Inc. (TSX, NYSE: BCE), Canada’s largest communications company.

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