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2018 PyeongChang Winter Olympics Day 4 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.

NBCOlympics.com will offer live streaming of the NBC broadcast network, including primetime and Primetime Plus, and NBCSN will air live primetime coverage, both firsts at a Winter Games.

Highlights of Day 4 Events:

The Figure Skating pairs’ short program, features the husband-and-wife duo of Alexa Scimeca Knierim and Chris Knierim for Team USA.

Alpine skiing multi-medal threat Mikaela Shiffrin, who in 2014 became the youngest-ever Olympic slalom champion, begins her title defense as the heavy favorite.

American snowboarder Shaun White targets a third Olympic halfpipe gold against a field that also features Oregon’s Ben Ferguson and Australia’s Scotty James.
 
In Speed Skating, the men’s 1500m features American Joey Mantia and 35-year-old compatriot Shani Davis, who took silver at this distance in 2006 and 2010.

Short Track-crazed South Korea could celebrate gold in the women’s 500m, where Choi Min-Jeong and Shim Suk-Hee are among the favorites, with 18-year-old upstart Maame Biney of Virginia an outside contender. Short Track action also includes qualifying in the men’s 1000m and men’s 5000m relay. Reigning world champion Seo Yi-Ra headlines a deep South Korean contingent in the men’s 1000m (qualifying), with R. Celski and John-Henry Kruegerleading Team USA. Coverage also includes the men’s 5000m relay (qualifying).

In ice hockey, four-time defending champion Canada continues Women’s Group A play against Finland. Hilary Knight and Brianna Decker lead Team USA in Group A action against Olympic Athlete(s) from Russia. Game of the Day (teams TBD). Sweden and Switzerland face off in Women’s Group B action.

The Cross-Country men’s and women’s individual sprint events begin; Team USA’s Sadie Bjornsen is a contender in the latter.

Curling’s first Olympic mixed doubles competition concludes with the bronze medal final (on NBCSN) and gold medal final (on CNBC). In addition, the men’s Curling round-robin phase begins as John Shuster-skipped Team USA takes on host South Korea.

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

Tuesday, Feb. 13, 2018

NBC 3:00-5:00 p.m.

Men’s Speed Skating 1500m Gold Medal Final
Announcers: Tom Hammond (play-by-play), Joey Cheek (analyst), Steve Sands (reporter)

Women’s Luge Singles Gold Medal Final Runs
Announcers: Leigh Diffey (play-by-play), Duncan Kennedy (analyst), Lewis Johnson (reporter)

Cross Country Men’s and Women’s Individual Sprint Gold Medal Finals
Announcers: Al Trautwig (play-by-play), Chad Salmela (analyst)

NBC 8:00-11:30 p.m. ET / 6 p.m. – 10:05 p.m. MT / 5 p.m. – 9:05 p.m. PT

Figure Skating Pairs’ Short Program (LIVE)
Announcers: Terry Gannon (play-by-play), Tara Lipinski (analyst), Johnny Weir (analyst), Tanith White (analyst), Andrea Joyce (reporter)

Women’s Alpine Skiing Slalom, First Run (LIVE)
Announcers: Dan Hicks (play-by-play), Bode Miller (analyst), Steve Porino (on-course reporter), Heather Cox (reporter)

Men’s Snowboarding Halfpipe Gold Medal Final (LIVE)
Announcers: Todd Harris (play-by-play), Todd Richards (analyst), Tina Dixon (reporter)

NBC 12:05-1:30 a.m.

Women’s Alpine Skiing Slalom, Gold Medal Final Run (LIVE)
Announcers: Dan Hicks (play-by-play), Bode Miller (analyst), Steve Porino (on-course reporter), Heather Cox (reporter)

Short Track Speed Skating Gold Medal Final
Announcers: Ted Robinson (play-by-play), Apolo Ohno (analyst), Andrea Joyce (reporter)

NBC Primetime Encore
12:05 a.m. – 3:35 a.m. (MT)
11:05 p.m. – 2:35 a.m. (PT)
1:30 a.m. – 4:30 a.m. (ET)
12:30 a.m. – 3:30 a.m. (CT)

NBC Primetime Encore 2
3:35 a.m. – 4:30 a.m. (MT)
2:35 a.m. – 4:30 a.m. (PT)

NBCSN 2:40-5:00 a.m.

Women’s Ice Hockey Canada vs. Finland (LIVE)
Announcers: John Walton (play-by-play), AJ Mleczko (analyst), Leila Rahimi (reporter)

NBCSN 5:00-7:10 a.m.

Women’s Luge Singles Gold Medal Final Runs
Announcers: Leigh Diffey (play-by-play), Duncan Kennedy (analyst), Lewis Johnson (reporter)

Cross Country Men’s and Women’s Individual Sprint Competition
Announcers: Al Trautwig (play-by-play), Chad Salmela (analyst)

NBCSN 7:10-9:30 a.m.

Women’s Ice Hockey U.S. vs. Olympic Athletes from Russia (LIVE)
Announcers: John Walton (play-by-play), AJ Mleczko (analyst), Leila Rahimi (reporter)

NBCSN 9:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m.

Men’s Speed Skating 1500m Gold Medal Final
Announcers: Tom Hammond (play-by-play), Joey Cheek (analyst), Steve Sands (reporter)

Women’s Luge Singles Gold Medal Final Runs
Announcers: Leigh Diffey (play-by-play), Duncan Kennedy (analyst), Lewis Johnson (reporter)

Cross Country Men’s and Women’s Individual Sprint Gold Medal Finals
Announcers: Al Trautwig (play-by-play), Chad Salmela (analyst)

NBCSN 12:30-4:30 p.m.

Short Track Speed Skating Gold Medal Final
Announcers: Ted Robinson (play-by-play), Apolo Ohno (analyst), Andrea Joyce (reporter)

Mixed Doubles Curling Bronze Medal Match: Norway vs. Olympic Athletes from Russia (replay)
Announcers: Jason Knapp (play-by-play), Kevin Martin (analyst), Trenni Kusnierek (reporter)

NBCSN 4:30-7:00 p.m.

Medal Ceremonies

Ice Hockey Game of the Day (replay)
Announcers: John Walton (play-by-play), AJ Mleczko (analyst), Leila Rahimi (reporter)

NBCSN 7:00-10:10 p.m.

Olympic Ice
Hosted by Liam McHugh

Figure Skating Pairs’ Short Program (LIVE)
Announcers: Terry Gannon (play-by-play), Tara Lipinski (analyst), Johnny Weir (analyst), Tanith White (analyst), Andrea Joyce (reporter)

NBCSN 10:10 p.m.-12:30 a.m.

Women’s Ice Hockey Sweden vs. Switzerland (LIVE)
Announcers: John Walton (play-by-play), AJ Mleczko (analyst), Leila Rahimi (reporter)

NBCSN 12:30-2:30 a.m.

Men’s Curling U.S. vs. South Korea
Announcers: Jason Knapp (play-by-play), Kevin Martin (analyst), Trenni Kusnierek (reporter)

CNBC 5:00-8:00 p.m.

Mixed Doubles Curling Gold Medal Match: CAnada vs. Switzerland
Announcers: Jason Knapp (play-by-play), Kevin Martin (analyst), Trenni Kusnierek (reporter)

Olympic Channel: Home of Team USA

2:00-5:00 a.m.: Olympic Channel News
5:00-7:00 a.m.: Medal Ceremonies (LIVE)
7:00-10:00 a.m.: Olympic Channel News
10:00 a.m.-noon: Olympic Channel News
noon-12:30 p.m.: Winter Olympics Daily
12:30-1:00 p.m.: Winter Olympics Daily (Encore)
1:00-6:00 p.m.: Olympic Channel News
6:00-6:30 p.m.: Winter Olympics Daily
6:30-7:00 p.m.: Winter Olympics Daily (Encore)
7:00-11:00 p.m.: Olympic Channel News
11:00 p.m.-2:00 a.m.: Olympic Channel News

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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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