Media Advisory - Raptors unveil two new basketball courts in Toronto - One of Toronto's 13 priority neighbourhoods to benefit from outdoor facilities

    TORONTO, Oct. 16 /CNW/ -

    WHAT:  The Toronto Raptors, the Raptors Foundation, Rogers Communications
           Inc. (RCI) and Toronto Parks, Forestry and Recreation will unveil
           two outdoor basketball courts funded by the Raptors Foundation and
           Rogers Communications. The Raptors will be joined by 400 students
           (Grades 6 to 8) from Rockcliffe Middle School.

    WHO:   Raptors Head Coach Sam Mitchell
           Toronto Raptors players including Chris Bosh, Juan Dixon, Joey
           Graham, Kris Humphries and Luke Jackson.
           Toronto Mayor David Miller
           City Councillor Frances Nunziata
           Stephen Graham, RCI, Exec. VP, Corp. Marketing & Convergence
           400 students from Rockcliffe Middle School - 30 of these students
           will participate in on-court activities.

    Interview and photo opportunities available

    WHERE: Woolner Park
           (southeast corner of Jane and Woolner)
           The closest main intersection is St. Clair Ave West and Jane
           Street. Woolner Park is north of the intersection.

    WHEN:  Tuesday, October 16, 2007
           2 p.m.

For further information:

For further information: Media Contact: Rajani Kamath, Maple Leaf Sports
& Entertainment, (416) 815-5790

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