TSN Radio 1290 in Winnipeg Delivers Extensive Game Day Coverage of the Winnipeg Blue Bombers

— June 6, 2014

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WINNIPEG (June 6, 2014) – Football fans in Winnipeg can turn to TSN Radio 1290 in Winnipeg for extensive game day coverage of the Winnipeg Blue Bombers, featuring wall-to-wall coverage including a two-hour pre-game show followed by extensive halftime analysis and post-game coverage. TSN 1290’s game day coverage begins on Monday, June 9 at 5:30 p.m. CT as the Blue Bombers take on the Toronto Argonauts in pre-season action.

Bombers game day broadcasts on TSN 1290 are hosted by Winnipeg Blue Bomber Hall of Famers Troy Westwood and new addition Chris Walby, alongside beat reporter Darrin Bauming, who delivers regular reports on the team for TSN 1290 all-season long.

Winnipeg-area football fans can set their dial to AM 1290, listen online at TSN.ca/Winnipeg, and tune in with the TSN GO app for live game day coverage. Fans can also visit TSN.ca for in-depth coverage of the team, including blog posts, podcasts, and Twitter updates.

Radio coverage of the Blue Bombers on TSN 1290 complements TSN’s extensive coverage of the CFL as the league’s official broadcaster. CFL ON TSN’s acclaimed team of football Insiders and experts deliver breaking news and in-depth analysis on the league throughout the season.

Game day coverage of the Winnipeg Blue Bombers joins TSN 1290’s packed schedule of live broadcast coverage, which includes every Winnipeg Jets game, THURSDAY NIGHT FOOTBALL, MONDAY NIGHT FOOTBALL, Sunday afternoon NFL action, the Barclays Premier League, and exclusive rights to the GREY CUP and IIHF WORLD JUNIOR CHAMPIONSHIP.


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For More Information:

Chris Brooke, Program Director, 204.477.2007, chris.brooke@bellmedia.ca

Greg McIsaac, (w) 416.384.5180, (c) 416.458.3591, greg.mcisaac@bellmedia.ca