For years and years the city of Toronto had prided itself on being a sports city. Why not? The have a hockey, baseball, football and basketball franchise. Is Ottawa to become the next Ontario “Sports City”? It might be so. With a CFL football team slated to kick off in the 2014 season, Ottawa is already beefing up it’s professional sports, add a basketball team and you’ve got some heavy bragging rights.
Denis Sabourin, an Ottawa advertising executive originally from Cornwall, Onatrio is a part of a group that’s bringing a basketball franchise to the nation’s capital.
The National Basketball League of Canada is professional basketball league with eight teams across the country. The league began operations in two thousand and eleven and has been continuously expanding.
Denis Sabourin promises nothing but absolute excitement for those who will attend the Ottawa games.
Check out our in depth interview with Denis Sabourin as he discusses how his dream came to fruition.