COMCAST SPORTSNET TO CELEBRATE “BULLS DAY” ON THURSDAY, OCTOBER 17
Network preps for the start of the 2013-14 Chicago Bulls season with a full day of Bulls-themed programming,
including Live appearances from Bulls players, numerous online activities via CSNChicago.com & more!
Chicago, IL (October 15, 2013) – To celebrate the start of the upcoming 2013-14 NBA season, Comcast SportsNet, the television home for the most games and most comprehensive coverage of Derrick Rose and the Chicago Bulls, will treat its television and online audiences with “BULLS DAY” on Thursday, October 17.
“Bulls Day” on Comcast SportsNet gets underway at 2:00 PM CT with a replay airing of the previous night’s exhibition match-up against the rival Detroit Pistons. Later in the afternoon, a special Bulls-themed edition of SportsTalk Live presented by Land Rover (hosted by Mark Schanowski at 5:30 PM) will feature scheduled appearances by Bulls General Manager Gar Forman, along with a number of Bulls players including Mike Dunleavy, Nazr Mohammed, Erik Murphy, Tony Snell, plus other special Bulls guests.
In addition, CSNChicago.com will provide numerous “Bulls Day” elements for fans all day/night, including the following highlights:
• Bulls players visiting CSN on “Bulls Day,” will have a “Twitter Takeover” and fans can interact via the following Twitter handle: @BullsTalkCSN.
• Fans can also submit their questions via a Vine video that will be published on CSNChicago.com.
• CSNChicago.com Bulls “Insider” Aggrey Sam (@CSNBullsInsider) will provide fans with feature stories and player/coaches interviews, along with the very latest Bulls season preview news on the site’s “BullsTalk” section (http://www.csnchicago.com/bulls).
• Behind-the-scenes videos from “Bulls Day” will also be posted on CSNChicago.com, along with photo galleries and much more.
REMINDER: The remaining games on Comcast SportsNet’s Bulls pre-season schedule include the following: vs. Detroit (Oct. 16 at 7pm), vs. Indiana (Oct. 18 at 7pm), at Oklahoma City (Oct. 23 at 8:30pm) & vs. Denver (Oct. 25 at 7pm). Comcast SportsNet’s first telecast of the 2013-14 Bulls regular season will take place on Wednesday, November 6 at Indiana (live coverage starts at 5:30 PM on McDonald’s Bulls Pregame Live; tip-off at 6:00 PM).