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Friday, June 30th, 2017
2016 OLYMPIANS HIGHLIGHT NBC SPORTS GROUP’S LIVE COVERAGE OF THE PHILLIPS 66 USA SWIMMING NATIONAL CHAMPIONSHIPS THIS WEEK
Live Coverage, Part of the Team USA Summer Champions Series Presented By Comcast, Begins Tonight at 7 p.m. ET on NBCSN
NBC Presents Coverage This Saturday and Sunday at 1 p.m. ET
NBCSports.com & the NBC Sports app to Live Stream Coverage
Content a Presentation of Olympic Channel: Home of Team USA Partnership among NBCUniversal, the IOC, and the USOC
STAMFORD, Conn. – June 27, 2017 – NBC Sports Group presents coverage of the Phillips 66 USA Swimming National Championships this week, beginning tonight, Tuesday, June 27, live at 7 p.m. ET on NBCSN. Coverage, part of the Team USA Summer Champions Series presented by Comcast, continues throughout the week on NBCSN and Universal HD, with NBC hosting coverage this Saturday, July 1, and Sunday, July 2, at 1 p.m. ET.
In addition, coverage will be livestreamed on NBCSports.com and the NBC Sports app – NBC Sports Group’s live streaming product available on mobile devices, tablets, and connected TVs. Content will be presented as part of the Olympic C hannel: Home of Team USA partnership among NBCUniversal, the IOC, and the USOC.
Highlighting the field are Katie Ledecky, who won five Olympic medals in Rio including four gold, Simone Manuel, who tied for gold in the 100m freestyle in Rio to become the first African American woman to win an individual Olympic medal in swimming, eight-time Olympic medalist Nathan Adrian, Rio 100m breaststroke champion Lilly King, backstroke specialist Ryan Murphy, a triple gold medalist in Rio.
Ted Robinson calls the action, joined by analyst Rowdy Gaines and reporter Trenni Kusnierek in Indianapolis, Ind.
Coverage of Olympic Sports on NBC Sports Group platforms is a presentation of the Olympic Channel, Home of Team USA.
Following is NBC Sports Group’s schedule for the Phillips 66 USA Swimming National Championships:
|Tues., June 27||7 p.m.||Phillips 66 USA Swimming National Championships (LIVE)||NBCSN|
|Wed., June 28||7 p.m.||Phillips 66 USA Swimming National Championships (LIVE)||NBCSN|
|Thurs., June 29||6 p.m.||Phillips 66 USA Swimming National Championships (LIVE)||Universal HD|
|Fri., June 30||6 p.m.||Phillips 66 USA Swimming National Championships (LIVE)||Universal HD|
|Sat., July 1||1 p.m.||Phillips 66 USA Swimming National Championships||NBC|
|Sat., July 1||6 p.m.||Phillips 66 USA Swimming National Championships (LIVE)||Universal HD|
|Sun., July 2||1 p.m.||Phillips 66 USA Swimming National Championships||NBC|
NBCSports.com and the NBC Sports app — NBC Sports Group’s live streaming product for mobile devices, tablets, and connected TVs — will stream coverage via “TV Everywhere,” giving consumers additional value for their subscription service, and making high quality content available to MVPD customers both in and out of the home and on multiple platforms. The NBC Sports app is available on Apple iOS, Android and select Samsung devices, as well as on Amazon Fire TV, Apple TV, Chromecast, Comcast’s X1, Roku, Win10, and Xbox.
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–NBC SPORTS GROUP–