TSN Announces Exclusive Live Coverage of CFL Pre-Season Games, Beginning June 8

CFL ON TSN primes fans for the new season with four pre-season games, kicking off with the Montreal Alouettes visiting the Winnipeg Blue Bombers on Wednesday, June 8 at 8 p.m. ET on TSN

TORONTO (May 30, 2016) – With the league’s new-look uniforms set to make their debuts, the CFL ON TSN primes fans for kickoff of the 2016 CFL season with exclusive live coverage of a slate of four pre-season games. TSN, the exclusive broadcaster of the CFL, kicks off the 2016 pre-season with the Montreal Alouettes visiting the Winnipeg Blue Bombers on Wednesday, June 8 at 8 p.m. ET on TSN.

Bell Media’s TSN and RDS are the exclusive Canadian broadcasters of the CFL, delivering live coverage of every regular season game, including playoffs and the 104th GREY CUP – one of 60+ iconic championship events that live on TSN – live from Toronto’s BMO Field on November 27.

The CFL on TSN pre-season broadcast schedule* is as follows:

  • Wednesday, June 8 – Montreal @ Winnipeg at 8 p.m. ET on TSN
  • Saturday, June 11 – B.C. @ Saskatchewan at 9 p.m. ET on TSN
  • Monday, June 13 – Winnipeg @ Ottawa at 7 p.m. ET on TSN1, TSN3, and TSN5
  • Friday, June 17 – Toronto @ Montreal at 8 p.m. ET on TSN

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

TSN Digital platforms, including TSN.ca and the TSN GO app, deliver a comprehensive preview of the 2016 CFL season with in-depth features of every team as they prepare for the regular season. Preview coverage includes training camp reports, blogs, exclusive video features, and analysis from TSN’s stable of football Insiders and experts, including senior correspondent Gary Lawless.

Fans can tune in to TSN radio stations across the country for comprehensive CFL training camp and pre-season game coverage on-air, online, and on the go through the TSN GO mobile app, including both games featuring the Alouettes on TSN Radio 690 in Montréal, the Redblacks game on TSN Radio 1200 in Ottawa, the Lions game on TSN Radio 1040 in Vancouver, and the Argos game on TSN Radio 1050 in Toronto. Fans can access extensive pre-game, halftime, and post-game coverage of both Blue Bombers games on TSN Radio 1290 in Winnipeg.

*Schedule subject to change

About TSN
TSN is Canada’s Sports Leader and #1 specialty network. With a broad portfolio of multimedia sports assets, Champions Live Here as TSN delivers world-class content across its industry-leading platforms including five national television feeds, TSN.caTSN GO, and TSN Radio stations across the country. With more championship events than any broadcaster in the country, TSN’s deep and diverse roster of live sports programming includes the Grey Cup, IIHF World Junior Championship, Hockey Canada events, CFL, NFL, NBA, MLS, Toronto Maple Leafs, Ottawa Senators, Winnipeg Jets, Season of Champions Curling, FIFA World Cup, UEFA Euro 2016, MLB, Barclays Premier League, Golf’s Majors, NASCAR, F1, Grand Slam Tennis, 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.

Paulo Senra

Director, Communications, Canadian Football League

Renee Rouse

Manager of Communications, TSN and Bell Media Sports

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