TSN Radio coming to Winnipeg and Montreal on October 5th

Bell Media has announced that, effective Wednesday October 5th, radio station The Team 990 in Montreal will be rebranded as TSN Radio 990 while Sports Radio 1290 in Winnipeg will be renamed TSN Radio 1290.

The rebranding comes six months after Bell launched TSN Radio 1050 in Toronto.

Team 990 picks John Bartlett as voice of the Canadiens

Montreal’s CKGM, better known as Team 990, announced today that it has chosen John Bartlett to be the voice of the Montreal Canadiens. Bartlett will call play-by-play for the station’s full slate of games.
Back in June, the station became the voice of the Montreal Canadiens with exclusive English radio broadcast rights to all of the team’s games over the next seven seasons.

Montreal’s Team 990 announces broadcast deal with the Canadiens

CKGM, better known as Team 990, announced today that it is now the official voice of the Montreal Canadiens with exclusive English radio broadcast rights to all of the team’s games over the next seven seasons.

The Bell owned all sports English language station located in Westmount Quebec has secured the rights to broadcast all pre-season, all 82 regular season games and all Canadiens playoff games.