US broadcast coverage of Winter Games continues Saturday with Alpine skiing, doubles figure skating and a gold medal in men’s hockey. All times are Eastern.
HIGH MOUNTAIN SWITCH After being postponed for a day due to high winds, the mixed team event – in which men and women compete against each other – will air live at 8 p.m. on USA Network. This was the last chance for American skier Mikaela Shiffrin to win a medal in Beijing.
OBLIGATORY Kaillie Humphries and Elana Meyers Taylor combined to win eight Olympic medals. Each will try to pick another in a two-woman fight, which re-airs at 8 p.m. on NBC. Humphries is competing with Kaysha Love, and Meyers Taylor with Sylvia Hoffman. In the men’s division, watch the live broadcast of the third match of the four-man event, with Jamaica’s first Olympic sled team since 1998, at 8:30 p.m. on NBC Olympic Channel. The fourth and final lap will air at 10:20 p.m. NBC also airs the four-person event at 9 p.m. and 10:40 p.m.
SKATING Medals are in the pair event, which will conclude with freestyle skateboarding, which re-airs at 8:30 p.m. on NBC, with additional coverage beginning at 9:30 p.m. The United States will be represented by pairs Alexa Knierim and Brandon Frazier, Ashley Cain-Gribble and Timothy LeDuc.
CURLY CNBC will host the women’s gold medal match between England and Japan at 8:05pm
WATER SURFACE The women’s 30 km simultaneous start, with the participation of 4 athletes from the United States, will be broadcast live at 10 pm on NBC Olympic channel.
SPEED ICE SLIDE The Olympic speed skating competition concludes with the men’s and women’s simultaneous start of the finals, which will rebroadcast at 10 p.m. on the USA Network. For the men’s team, Joey Mantia and Ian Quinn are representing the United States, while Mia Manganello Kilburg and Giorgia Birkeland are competing for the United States in the women’s event.
HOCKEY Finland meets Russia in the men’s gold medal match. Game news starts at 10:45 p.m. on USA Network, followed by game at 11:10 p.m
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