Canadiens, Corus Ink New French Radio Deal
June 22, 2007 at 5:46 AM (PT)
The MONTREAL CANADIENS ink a multi-year renewal deal with CORUS/QUEBEC for French-language game broadcasts on CORUS' Sports CKAC-A/MONTREAL, with a simulcast on Talk CHMP (98.5FM). The new deal takes the HABS-CORUS relationship through the 2011-12 season.
"We are very pleased to renew our relationship with CORUS QUEBEC and CKAC SPORTS," said CANADIENS President PIERRE BOIVIN. "This agreement clearly demonstrates the confidence the CANADIENS have in CORUS QUEBEC and our desire to share a solid business partnership for years to come. We are proud that our large number of CANADIENS supporters throughout the province of QUEBEC will continue to have the opportunity to follow their favorite team though the game broadcasts on one of CORUS’ many stations for the next five years."