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TSN Radio 1050 Launches New Drive Show, Also To Be Televised

TSN Radio 1050 Toronto today reveals its revamped broadcast schedule including the launch of its new drive-home show TSN Drive with Dave Naylor debuting Monday, Feb. 18.  The station also confirmed plans to televise its two key drive shows – Mike Richards in the Morning and TSN Drive with Dave Naylor on TSN2 beginning Monday, Feb 18.

TSN Drive with Dave Naylor on TSN Radio 1050 and TSN2

One of the country’s most accomplished and respected sports journalists, TSN Insider Dave Naylor will anchor the all-important drive-home slot weekdays from 4 p.m. to 7 p.m. ET on TSN Radio 1050 beginning Monday, Feb. 18. TSN Drive with Dave Naylor can also be seen on TSN2 weekdays at 6 p.m. ET. Joined by the biggest newsmakers and Insiders in the business, Naylor will break down the latest issues and headlines in the sports world.

“From locker rooms to team boardrooms and everything in between, I’ve pretty much seen it all while covering sports for more than two decades – the good, the bad, and the nasty,” said Dave Naylor, host, TSN Drive with Dave Naylor. “I’ve always loved how radio gives me the chance to have my say and let fans know what I really think. The GTA has some of the most passionate and sharpest sports fans in the world. I can’t wait to discuss, debate, and dissect the sports scene in Toronto and beyond.”

In addition to his radio work, Naylor will continue as TSN’s Football Insider with regular contributions to SPORTSCENTRE and CFL ON TSN.

Mike Richards in the Morning on TSN Radio 1050 and TSN2

Broadcasting live from TSN Radio 1050’s state-of-the-art studio, Mike Richards takes his morning drive show to the next level, with the live one-hour television production of The Mike Richards Show debuting Monday, Feb. 18 at 7 a.m. ET on TSN2. Known for his no-holds-barred comedic style, the uncensored and unfiltered Richards brings fans his unique take on the world of sports including a slew of impersonations of the who’s who in the pro sports world.

Bob Mackowycz takes over as new host of the 9 a.m. to 12 noon ET slot debuting Monday, Feb. 18. Toronto sports fans can expect Mackowycz to inject his sharp wit into his passion for the city’s local sports scene, with a focus on the Leafs. The Toronto-native is a long-time veteran of the sports broadcasting industry.

Scott MacArthur – Toronto Blue Jays Reporter on TSN and TSN Radio

Scott MacArthur takes over as TSN and TSN Radio’s full-time baseball reporter covering the Toronto Blue Jays on a daily basis. His reports will air across all TSN platforms.