CISL To Carry Giants Hockey
June 18, 2008 at 5:19 AM (PT)
ASTRAL MEDIA Oldies CISL-A (SUPERHITS 650)/VANCOUVER inks a three-year deal to carry VANCOUVER GIANTS junior hockey. The station will carry all 72 regular season and playoff games each season under the pact.
"We are very pleased to be able to form a new partnership with BRAD PHILLIPS at ASTRAL," said GIANTS Majority Owner RON TOIGO. "We've got hockey fans up and down the west coast and the broadcasts on 650 CISL will give listeners from CAMPBELL RIVER to VANCOUVER to the FRASER VALLEY the opportunity to hear every one our games."
"We're thrilled to join the VANCOUVER GIANTS family," added ASTRAL VANCOUVER VP/GM BRAD PHILLIPS. "First and foremost, 650 CISL is about community, and the VANCOUVER GIANTS are a big part of what makes this city great."