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2018 PyeongChang Winter Olympics Day 16 TV and Announcer Schedule

For the first time ever at a Winter Olympics, NBC will broadcast Olympic primetime competition live across all time zones. Whether daytime, primetime or “Primetime Plus” (formerly the late night show), all U.S. viewers will be able to watch NBC’s coverage of the XXIII Olympic Winter Games from PyeongChang, South Korea, at the same time.

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    Highlights of Day 16 Events:

    Olympic competition in PyeongChang concludes with the Cross-Country women’s 30km event. A Scandinavian sweep is possible, with top contenders including Charlotte Kalla of Sweden and the Norwegian duo of Marit Bjorgenand Heidi Weng. Bjorgen enters PyeongChang already tied as the most decorated female winter Olympian of all time with 10 medals.

    The XXIII Olympic Winter Games officially conclude with the Closing Ceremony in PyeongChang. NBC Olympics’ figure skating commentating trio of Tara Lipinski, Johnny Weir, and Terry Gannon will host NBC’s primetime coverage of the Closing Ceremony for the XXIII Olympic Winter Games in PyeongChang, South Korea. Lipinski, Weir and Gannon will be on-site at PyeongChang Olympic Stadium to call the pageantry and spectacle of the Closing Ceremony, which will feature the Parade of Athletes, interviews, profiles, musical performances, and more.

    The following are the events including dates, start times, TV networks and announcers. All times Eastern unless otherwise noted.

    Sunday, Feb. 25, 2018

    NBC 3:00-6:00 p.m.

    Women’s Cross Country 30km Gold Medal Final
    Announcers: Al Trautwig (play-by-play), Chad Salmela (analyst)

    1968
    Narrated by Serena Williams

    NBC 7:00-8:00 p.m.

    Olympic Gold Recaps the action from all venues
    Hosted by Mike Tirico

    NBC 8:00-10:30 p.m.

    Closing Ceremony
    Hosted by Tara Lipinski, Johnny Weir, and Terry Gannon

    NBC Primetime Encore
    9 p.m. – 11:30 (MT)
    8 p.m. – 10:30 (PT)
    11:35 p.m. – 3 a.m. (ET)
    10:35 p.m. – 2 a.m. (CT)

    NBC Primetime Encore 2
    12:35 a.m. – 4 a.m. (MT)
    11:35 p.m. – 3 a.m. (PT)


    NBCSN 2:00-4:00 a.m.

    Women’s Cross Country 30km Gold Medal Final
    Announcers: Al Trautwig (play-by-play), Chad Salmela (analyst)

    NBCSN 4:00-5:00 a.m.

    Figure Skating Gala (replay)
    Announcers: Andrea Joyce (play-by-play), Scott Hamilton (analyst), Tanith White (analyst)

    NBCSN 5:00-7:00 a.m.

    Men’s Ice Hockey Gold Medal Game: Olympic Athletes from Russia vs. Germany (replay)
    Announcers: Kenny Albert or Gord Miller (play-by-play), Mike Milbury (analyst), Pierre McGuire (Inside the Glass reporter), Brian Boucher (Inside the Glass reporter)

    NBCSN 11:30 a.m.-1:00 p.m.

    1968
    Narrated by Serena Williams

    NBCSN 1:00-2:00 p.m.

    Calgary ’88
    Narrated by Rob Lowe

    NBCSN 2:00-3:45 p.m.

    Best of the Games

    Women’s Cross Country Team Sprint Gold Medal Final
    Announcers: Steve Schlanger (play-by-play), Chad Salmela (analyst)

    NBCSN 3:45-7:00 p.m.

    Women’s Ice Hockey Gold Medal Final: U.S. vs. Canada
    Announcers: Kenny Albert (play-by-play), AJ Mleczko (analyst), Pierre McGuire (inside the glass reporter), Leila Rahimi (reporter)

    Written by Douglas Pucci

    Douglas Pucci (a.k.a. “Son of the Bronx”) has worked with Mr. Berman for more than a decade. A Bronx native, NYU graduate and once-intern for VH1's "Pop Up Video," Pucci went on to design, build and maintain websites for various non-profit organizations in his hometown of New York City. He also contributes to the sports website Awful Announcing.

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