Channels
× Select City
×
×
×
Basketball, Sports

Sarah McLachlan to sing O Canada ahead of NBA Finals Game 6

F502f7908ba095fe2659859b7d60ec54?s=96&d=mm&r=g
Daily Hive Staff Jun 13, 2019 6:43 am

Win or lose, game days are more delicious with Uber Eats. Download the Uber Eats app today to order the meals you love from your favourite restaurants. Let’s Eats, sports fans!


Sarah McLachlan will be performing O Canada in Oakland ahead of Game 6 of the NBA Finals on Thursday evening.

According to the NBA, the Canadian singer/songwriter will perform Canada’s anthem, while San Fransisco-based rock band Train will perform the US one.

Prior to Game 5 in Toronto on Monday, instead of picking a celebrity singer for the job, the Raptors chose to leave it up to their fans to sing the national anthem.

At the time, inside Scotiabank Arena, Raptors fans sang loud and proud.

While outside, thousands more also joined in singing the anthem, which echoed throughout the city’s downtown core.

See also

So there’s a good chance McLachlan will have her fair share of back up singers prior to tonight’s game. Whether in Oakland, or at the many Jurassic Parks across Canada.

“Holy $h%!” McLachlan said in an Instagram post. “I’m singing the Canadian Anthem tomorrow night for Game 6 of the NBA finals!”

 

View this post on Instagram

 

Holy $h%! I’m singing the Canadian Anthem tomorrow night for Game 6 of the @nba finals! XoS #nbafinals

A post shared by Sarah McLachlan (@officialsarahmclachlan) on

The Raps are looking to take the NBA title tonight, with all the action kicking off at at 9 pm ET/ 6 pm PT.


Learn more about Content Funding at Daily Hive

© 2019 Buzz Connected Media Inc.