TORONTO (June 29, 2015) Match Game: Tim & Sid premiering on Canada Day is bigger than ________? Hosts Tim Micallef and Sid Seixeiro are ready to “edu–tain” the sports masses with the arrival of their new TV show Tim & Sid, premiering on Wednesday, July 1 on Sportsnet East, Ontario, West and Pacific immediately following the Toronto Blue Jays game. Beginning July 2, Tim & Sid will be seen at its regular scheduled time, weeknights at 5 p.m. ET / 2 p.m. PT on Sportsnet East, Ontario, West and Pacific.
The new, two-hour program will be broadcast live from the new Tim & Sid studio in Toronto. Based on Micallef and Seixeiro’s immensely popular sports-talk radio show Tim & Sid that aired on Sportsnet 590 The FAN and was simulcast on Sportsnet 360, the new TV series includes a mix of in-depth sports analysis, fan-favourite classics, and compelling guests.
The show’s premiere episode will delve into the major sports headlines of the day. Features and guests include:
- Appearances by Donovan Bailey and Russell Martin
- Sportsnet’s Elliotte Friedman, Nick Kypreos, and Daren Millard will go in-depth on the big moves and news from NHL Free Agency
- A special video essay by Sportsnet’s Stephen Brunt that introduces Micallef and Seixeiro to their new viewers
- In honour of Canada Day, Tim & Sid celebrate our greatest Canadian sports moments