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Thursday, February 20th, 2020

NBC SPORTS PRESENTS ROUND 8 OF MONSTER ENERGY SUPERCROSS SEASON LIVE THIS SATURDAY FROM AT&T STADIUM IN ARLINGTON, TEXAS AT 8:30 P.M. ET ON NBCSN

Live Streaming Coverage Begins Saturday at 1:30 p.m. ET on NBC Sports Gold “Supercross Pass”

NBC Sports Supercross Analyst Ricky Carmichael Appears on NASCAR America MotorMouths Tonight at 5 p.m. ET on NBCSN

Opening Race of ARCA Menards Series West Live on TrackPass on NBC Sports Gold Tonight at 11 p.m. ET

Monster Jam Season Continues in Oakland Saturday at 11:30 p.m. on NBCSN

STAMFORD, Conn. – Feb. 20, 2020 – NBC Sports continues its coverage of the 2020 Monster Energy AMA Supercross season and heads to AT&T Stadium in Arlington, Texas, for Round 8 on Saturday at 8:30 p.m. ET, live on NBCSN. 2019 450SX Class champion runner-up Eli Tomac earned his third win this season last Saturday in Tampa and now leads the 2020 championship standings.

Rounding out the top three finishers in Tampa were Cooper Webb in second and Ken Roczen finishing third. With his victory, Tomac (155 points) overtook the championship standings lead ahead of Roczen (151 points). In the 250SX Class, Shane McElrath cruised to victory and earned his first win of the season.

Veteran play-by-play commentator Ralph Sheheen, five-time Supercross champion and seven-time Motocross champion Ricky Carmichael, host and former racer Daniel Blair, and reporter Will Christien will call the action.

In addition, Carmichael will call in to tonight’s episode of NASCAR America MotorMouths at 5 p.m. ET. Carmichael was in attendance at Monday’s Daytona 500 and will share his thoughts on the conclusion of the race and Ryan Newman’s accident, as well as a look at the 2020 Supercross season to date.

NBC Sports Gold’s “Supercross Pass” offers a comprehensive one-stop-shop package of events that will include live streaming and on-demand replays for all Supercross qualifiers and races without commercial interruption, as well as present exclusive expert analysis and interviews. “Supercross Pass” is available now for $74.99. Click here to purchase. This weekend’s coverage on NBC Sports Gold begins Saturday at 1:30 p.m. ET with qualifying.

The opening race of the 2020 NASCAR ARCA Menards Series West season, the Star Nursery 150, from the Bullring at Las Vegas Motor Speedway, will be presented live tonight at 11 p.m. ET on TrackPass on NBC Sports Gold. All ARCA Menards Series West races are available live and on-demand TrackPass on NBC Sports Gold. For more information and to purchase, click here.

The 2020 Monster Jam season continues with a stop in Oakland, Calif., Sunday at 11:30 p.m. ET on NBCSN with coverage from RingCentral Coliseum.

Following is this week’s NBC Sports’ motorsports schedule:

Date Event Coverage Time (ET)
Thurs., February 20 NASCAR America MotorMouths NBCSN 5 p.m.
  NASCAR ARCA Menards West – Las Vegas TrackPass 11 p.m.
Sat., February 22 Monster Energy Supercross Qualifying – Arlington NBC Sports Gold 1:30 p.m.
  Monster Energy Supercross Event – Arlington* NBCSN 8:30 p.m.
  Monster Energy Supercross Event – Arlington NBC Sports Gold 8:30 p.m.
  Monster Jam – Oakland NBCSN 11:30 p.m.

*All televised coverage streams on NBCSports.com and the NBC Sports app

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