2018 NBA All-Stars DeMar DeRozan, Kyle Lowry and the Toronto Raptors will take on Jeremy Lin, D’Angelo Russell and the Brooklyn Nets at the Bell Centre in Montreal on Wednesday, Oct. 10.

This will mark the fifth preseason game played in Montreal as part of the NBA Canada Series presented by Bell.  This will mark the first time the Nets will participate in the NBA Canada Series presented by Bell, and the 10th NBA Canada Series game for the Raptors.

The Raptors are coming off their best regular season in franchise history, having finished with a 59-23 record and the No. 1 seed in the Eastern Conference.

Executive and Player Quotes:
NBA Canada Vice President and Managing Director Dan MacKenzie:
“We’re excited to partner with Bell to bring the live NBA experience to our passionate fans in Vancouver and Montreal this fall.  Basketball has never been more popular in Canada, and in addition to the games, we’re looking forward to bringing community service events, NBA personalities and partner activations to the fans in both cities.  Thank you to the Raptors, Trail Blazers and Nets for their participation.”

Brooklyn Nets General Manager Sean Marks:
“We’re excited for our preseason game in Montreal as part of the NBA Canada Series.  This will be a good opportunity for our players and staff to experience the rich culture of the city and the exciting atmosphere created by the fans.”

Toronto Raptors President Masai Ujiri:
“One of the many great things about being Canada’s team is that we get a chance to bring the game we love to different parts of the country, and to connect with our fans, whose support is so important to us throughout the season.  It’s also an opportunity for us to enjoy these spectacular cities – we’re really looking forward to our time in Montreal.”

For tickets and information:  514-790-2525 or 1-877-668-8269

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