The Canadian broadcast schedule for the first round series between the Toronto Raptors and Washington Wizards has been released. Or, rather, TSN released their coverage schedule, and we can fill in the holes with Sportsnet ourselves.
The schedule is as follows:
|Game #||Date||Time||Game||US TV||Canadian TV||Canadian Radio|
|1||Saturday, April 14||5:30||Wizards @ Raptors||ESPN||Sportsnet One||TSN 1050|
|2||Tuesday, April 17||7||Wizards @ Raptors||NBA TV||TSN||TSN 1050|
|3||Friday, April 20||8||Raptors @ Wizards||ESPN2||TSN 1/4/5||TSN 1050|
|4||Sunday, April 22||6||Raptors @ Wizards||TNT||Sportsnet One||Sportsnet 590|
|5*||Wednesday, April 25||TBD||Wizards @ Raptors||TBD||TSN||TBD|
|6*||Friday, April 27||TBD||Raptors @ Wizards||TBD||Sportsnet||TSN 1050|
|7*||Sunday, April 29||TBD||Wizards @ Raptors||TBD||Sportsnet||TBD|
|* – if necessary|
There’s no word yet on whether Sportsnet games will be shown exclusively on Sportsnet One as they were all season or if they’ll be offered on other Sportsnet channels as well. It may depend on the NHL schedule.