Media Advisory - NBA 3on3 presented by Rogers

    EDMONTON, June 15 /CNW/ -

    WHAT:     NBA 3on3 presented by Rogers

              NBA 3on3 presented by Rogers is a one-of-a-kind basketball
              experience coming to Edmonton as part of an eight city Canadian
              Tour. The event, which features an appearance by Toronto
              Raptors Head Coach and NBA Coach of the Year Sam Mitchell,
              includes free admission for spectators and access to contests
              like the Speed Stick 24/7 Challenge, Juicy Fruit King of the
              Court, Ford Focus Court, Speed Stick Shoot for a Grant Contest,
              Steve Nash Youth Basketball Skillz Challenge and the Rogers My5

              Basketball enthusiasts of all ages and skill levels are invited
              to watch the gravity defying athleticism of the 3on3
              participants and take part in the many fun activities. For more
              information, visit

    WHEN:     Saturday and Sunday June 16 and 17, 2007
              9 a.m. to 5 p.m.

    WHO:      Raptors Head Coach and NBA Coach of the Year Sam Mitchell
              (Saturday only)

              Coach Mitchell will participate in Centre Court activities
              starting at noon

              Media Availability with Coach Mitchell - 1 to 1:30 p.m.

              The Raptor mascot, voted the Best mascot in 2006 by
              NBA-style entertainers - dancers and mascots
              Toronto Raptors Basketball Development Team

    WHERE:    West Edmonton Mall - Overflow Parking Lot

For further information:

For further information: Media Contacts: Rajani Kamath, Toronto Raptors,
(416) 815-5790; Dave DeFreitas, Toronto Raptors, (416) 815-5933

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