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SportsRaptors to hold championship parade Monday

17:05  14 june  2019
17:05  14 june  2019 Source:   thescore.com

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The parade will begin at 10 a.m. near the Raptors ' OVO Athletic Centre and proceed east on Lake Shore Boulevard into the downtown core - ultimately "Bringing the NBA Championship to Toronto is the realization of a goal for our team and for our players and we are thrilled to be able to celebrate

Canada's largest city will hold a championship parade on Monday for the Toronto Raptors , the first team outside the United States to capture the NBA crown. The parade , officials said, is scheduled to start at 10 am (1400 GMT) on Monday at the Raptor 's practice facility, OVO Athletic Centre, on

Raptors to hold championship parade Monday © Jack Arent / National Basketball Association / Getty

After years of local jokes about "planning parade routes," the Toronto Raptors will give their city a championship procession on Monday.

The parade will begin at 10 a.m. near the Raptors' OVO Athletic Centre and proceed east on Lake Shore Boulevard into the downtown core - ultimately ending outside Toronto's iconic City Hall, according to CP24's Stephanie Smyth.

Toronto claimed its first NBA championship Thursday night with a Game 6 Finals victory in Oakland over the Warriors. It's the city's first "big four" professional sports title since the 1993 Blue Jays.

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Police release images of man wanted for stabbings at Raptors' victory parade.
"The man produced a knife and stabbed three men and a boy," police said in a news release. "He then fled the area." © Provided by Canadian Broadcasting Corporation Toronto police released security camera images of a man wanted for a quadruple stabbing near Yonge and Dundas Square on Monday during the Raptors' victory parade. The four victims were taken to a hospital for treatment, where they remain in serious condition. The man is described as being in his mid-20s, with a medium build. He was wearing a black sweater, black pants and a black head covering, according to police.

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