Pat Monahan, lead singer of the Bay Area’s Train, has been selected to sing the National Anthem before Thursday’s Game One of the NBA Finals at Oracle Arena.
The game — a rematch of the last two NBA Finals between the Golden State Warriors and the Cleveland Cavaliers — tips off at 6 p.m. PDT.
Train will be bringing their tour in support of their latest album ‘a girl a bottle a boat’ to the Bay Area on July 8th at Shoreline with O.A.R. and Natasha Bedingfield.
Bradford Hornsby is an editor, music writer, web producer, and pop culture blogger for CBS stations in the San Francisco Bay Area. Find him on Twitter at @bradfordhornsby.