TSN Delivers Live Exclusive Canadian Coverage of THE 2013 ESPYS on Wednesday, July 17
TSN brings fans from the red carpet to the podium at the biggest awards event in sports, with live coverage of¬†THE¬†2013 ESPYS¬†on Wednesday, July 17¬†hosted by MAD MEN‚Äôs Jon Hamm. The action kicks off with the two-hour¬†THE¬†2013 ESPYS COUNTDOWN¬†at 7 p.m. ET on TSN,¬†followed by¬†THE¬†2013 ESPYS¬†awards presentation¬†at 9 p.m. ET¬†live from the Nokia Theatre in Los Angeles.
Hamm will be joined by celebrity presenters including Ben Affleck, LeBron James, Maria Sharapova, and Danica Patrick. Award categories include ‚ÄėBest Breakthrough Athlete,‚Äô ‚ÄėBest Team,‚Äô and ‚ÄėBest Moment.‚Äô Fans will determine the winners by voting¬†online¬†up to the start of¬†THE 2013 ESPYS.
Canadians Sidney Crosby, Martin St. Louis, and John Tavares are nominated for ‚ÄėBest NHL Player‚Äô at¬†THE¬†2013¬†ESPYS.¬† Nineteen-year-old snowboarding phenom¬†Mark McMorris¬†of Regina, SK is nominated for ‚ÄėBest Male Action Athlete‚Äô coming off an overall World Snowboard title and an X Games Aspen gold medal in slopestyle. Rounding out the Canadian representation at¬†THE 2013 ESPYS¬†is Toronto Blue Jays pitcher R.A.Dickey, up for ‚ÄėBest MLB Player‚Äô, while the Toronto Maple Leafs‚Äô thrilling Game 7 vs. the Boston Bruins in the 2013 NHL Playoffs is nominated for ‚ÄėBest Game‚Äô.
TSN at the 2013 ESPYS
TSN‚Äôs¬†Cabral ‚ÄėCabbie‚Äô Richards¬†and¬†Aliya-Jasmine Sovani¬†of¬†MTV‚Äôs¬†¬†PLAY WITH AJ¬†will be giving a Canadian perspective to show with special celebrity interviews and fashion updates live from on the red carpet. Fans¬†can also watch exclusive video clips from Cabbie and A.J. during the awards show on TSN Digital Platforms, including¬†TSN.ca¬†and the¬†TSN app for¬†iPhoneand¬†iPad.