CKOC-A/Hamilton To Flip To TSN Radio 1150 In Partnership With CFL's Tiger-Cats
May 28, 2015 at 12:52 PM (PT)
BELL MEDIA Classic Hits CKOC-A/HAMILTON, ON will flip to Sports using TSN RADIO in a partnership with the CFL's HAMILTON TIGER-CATS. The station, TSN RADIO 1150, will make the switch this FALL but the TICATS will move game broadcasts to the station from crosstown CORUS News-Talk CHML-A, starting with JUNE 8th's preseason game against the OTTAWA REDBLACKS at TIM HORTONS FIELD.
“This partnership of three great brands, the HAMILTON TIGER-CATS, BELL and TSN, will provide an unprecedented radio and multiple media platform that will further strengthen the strong TICATS presence in markets throughout the region,” said TICATS CEO SCOTT MITCHELL. “In providing all of our fans and potential new customers the around-the-clock exposure that is only possible through an all-sports station, and with BELL committed to bringing all their regional media assets to bear in promoting and supporting this great concept, TSN RADIO 1150 HAMILTON will be the voice of our team as well as of our fans. This is game-changing news for everybody in TigerTown.”
“We are thrilled to announce this new expansion of TSN RADIO, which now allows us to deliver the trusted news and analysis that fans have come to expect from TSN,” said TSN RADIO National PD ROBERT GRAY. “HAMILTON sports fans are passionate and knowledgeable, and there is no better way to celebrate the addition of TSN RADIO 1150 HAMILTON than to become the home of their pride and joy, the HAMILTON TIGER-CATS.”