TSN announced this evening broadcast details for Game 1 of the Eastern Conference Semifinal matchup between the Toronto Raptors and Boston Celtics for the second round of the 2020 NBA PLAYOFFS. Game 1: Boston @ Toronto begins live on TSN Sunday, August 30 at 12:30 p.m. ET. TSN and TSN Direct subscribers can stream the game live on TSN.ca and the TSN app. French-language coverage of the Raptors-Celtics series is available on RDS. Broadcast schedule details for remaining games of Round 2 of the Eastern Conference Semifinal to be confirmed.
Calling all Raptors playoff games is the Canadian Screen Award-winning play-by-play commentator Matt Devlin and game analyst Jack “The Coach” Armstrong. The NBA ON TSN team is in studio for all Raptors playoff broadcasts on TSN, featuring host Rod Black alongside analysts and Canadian Basketball Hall of Famer Leo Rautins and former Raptors coach Sam Mitchell. TSN’s coverage features reports from SPORTSCENTRE’s Kate Beirness, interviews conducted by SPORTS AM BY TSN host Kayla Grey, and frequent updates on the team from TSN Raptors reporter Josh Lewenberg.
SPORTSCENTRE delivers daily news updates focusing on the Raptors throughout the entire NBA PLAYOFFS, as well as frequent analysis from the entire NBA ON TSN broadcast team.
TSN’s full court coverage of the NBA PLAYOFFS also extends across its digital platforms with breaking news, scores, stats, schedules, interviews, and more alongside additional highlights.
Burger King is the 4th Quarter sponsor for Raptors games in the NBA PLAYOFFS.