Raptors open postseason against Nets on TSN, TSN Radio
The Toronto Raptors look to make the most of their first postseason appearance in six years when they face the Brooklyn Nets in their Eastern Conference first round series. The action gets underway from the Air Canada Centre with Game 1 on Saturday, live on TSN and TSN Radio 1050 at Noon et/9am pt. Full Story.(Photo: Ron Turenne/NBAE via Getty Images)
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Spotlight on TSN
The Toronto Raptors open Game 1 of their Eastern Conference series against the New Jersey Nets, Sunday at Noon et/9am pt.
Then, it's Southern California vs. Northern California when the Golden State Warriors face the LA Clippers at 3:30pm et/12:30pm pt.
The Vancouver Whitecaps look for redemption against the star-studded LA Galaxy, Saturday at 3:30pm et/12:30pm pt.
The Colorado Avalanche look to take a 2-0 lead in their Western Conference first round series against the Minnesota Wild when the two teams collide in Game 2, Saturday at 9:30pm et/6:30pm pt.
Shanghai International Circuit is in the spotlight for the running of the Chinese Grand Prix where Ferrari's Fernando Alonso looks to defend his title, Saturday night at 2:55pm et/11:55pm pt.
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Catch action from the pitch Saturday morning.
First, Cardiff City faces a decisive moment in their battle to avoid relegation when they welcome Stoke City at 9:50am et/6:50am pt.
Then, Chelsea can move back to the top of the Premier League and hammer another nail in Sunderland's relegation coffin when they meet at Stamford Bridge at Noon et/9am pt.
One of the oldest national championships in the country wraps up from Dundas, Ontario, when Canada's best Senior AAA teams go head-to-head for the Allan Cup title, Saturday at 3pm et/Noon pt.
Action from the hardcourt kicks off with two games on Saturday.
First, the Atlanta Hawks and Indiana Pacers square off in the first round of the Eastern Conference at 7pm et/4pm pt.
Then, scoring champion Kevin Durant and the Oklahoma City Thunder go up against one of the NBA's top defenses in the Memphis Grizzlies at 9:30pm et/6:30pm pt.
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Dave Hodge and the Reporters debate the issues from the sports pages, Sunday at 10am et/7am pt.
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