2012 World Junior Hockey Championships on Radio

Various Rogers and Bell Media radio stations from across Canada will broadcast the 2012 World Junior Hockey Championships. Here is some information from Sportsnet’s press release.

Sportsnet 590 The FAN is the official radio station of the 2012 IIHF World Junior Championship with live broadcasts of all Team Canada games. Sportsnet 590’s coverage will be available on 23 stations across the Sportsnet Radio Network throughout the country (full list of stations available at sportsnet590.ca), with all games streamed live online at sportsnet590.ca. Rod Pedersen will handle the play-by-play with Sam Cosentino as analyst, while Andrew Walker will host a 30-minute pre-game show prior to every Team Canada game. Walker will also host the intermission and post-game shows highlighted by interviews with Team Canada coaches, players and all of the biggest names in hockey in attendance at the tournament. Sportsnet 590’s coverage also includes the semifinals and gold medal game, plus the quarterfinal and bronze medal game, if Team Canada is participating.

And from TSN’s press release

TSN Radio in Montreal (AM 990) hits the ice along with Team 1410 in Vancouver and Team 1200 in Ottawa, as the stations deliver live coverage of the 2012 IIHF WORLD JUNIOR CHAMPIONSHIP. Bell Media sports radio stations also regularly feature TSN’s hockey experts and Insiders breaking down all the action leading up to and during the World Juniors.

Continue after the break for a complete list of radio stations and the broadcast schedule.

Here is the 2012 World Juniors Radio broadcast schedule.

Monday 12/26, 3:30pm – Canada vs. Finland
Wednesday 12/28, 8:00pm – Canada vs. Czech Republic
Thursday 12/29, 8:00pm – Canada vs. Denmark
Saturday 12/31, 8:00pm – Canada vs. United States
Monday 1/2, 9:00pm – Quarterfinal
Tuesday 1/3, 5:00pm – Semifinal #1
Tuesday 1/3, 9:00pm – Semifinal #2
Thursday 1/5, 3:30pm – 3rd Place Game
Thursday 1/5, 8:00pm – Championship Game

List of 2012 World Junior radio stations
Halifax, NS – News 95.7
Saint John, NB – News 88.9
Moncton, NB – News 91.9
Montreal, QC – TSN Radio 990
Kitchener, ON – News 570
London, ON – News Talk 1290
Ottawa, ON – The Team 1200
Sarnia, ON – CHOK 1070
Stratford, ON – CJCS 1240
Toronto, ON – The Fan 590
Wingham, ON – CKNX 920
Winnipeg, MB – CJOB 680
Winkler, MB – CKMW 1570
Moose Jaw, SK – CILG 100.7
Regina, SK – 620 CKRM*
Swift Current, SK – The Eagles 94.1
Weyburn, SK – AM 1190 Radio
Saskatoon, SK – CJWW 600
Calgary, AB – The Fan 960
Edmonton, AB – The Team 1260
Vancouver, BC – The Team 1040
Kelowna, BC – AM 1150 CKFR
Prince George, BC – 99.3 The Drive^

*Will only broadcast Canada vs. USA, semifinals and final.
^Will only broadcast the semifinals and final.


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