Raptors 905, the NBA G League affiliate of the Toronto Raptors, announced Tuesday that they will host their second annual International Women’s Night game, presented by Tangerine Bank, on Wednesday, March 8th at the Paramount Fine Foods Centre. As part of the celebration, local women will be honoured for their accomplishments and contributions to the community.
“We are thrilled to host International Women’s Night once again to honour the many talented and hard-working women in our community,” said Tammy Sutton-Brown, Raptors 905 Associate Basketball & Franchise Operations. “Our goal is to create a memorable experience by highlighting these women for their contributions to the game of basketball and beyond.”
The game will feature an all-women’s broadcast and referee crew, a number of in-game recognitions, and door prizes from women-owned businesses for the first 95 fans in attendance. In addition, special on-court activations, in-arena giveaways, and game entertainment elements will highlight the women in attendance.
Raptors 905 will host the Delaware Blue Coats this Wednesday at 7:30 pm, broadcasted live on NBA TV Canada and ESPN+.