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Monday, April 6th, 2020

RUSSELL WILSON, MIKE KRZYZEWSKI & DALE EARNHARDT JR. JOIN HOST MIKE TIRICO TODAY IN DEBUT EPISODE OF NBC SPORTS’ NEW DAILY SPORTS TALK SHOW, “LUNCH TALK LIVE,” AT NOON ET ON NBCSN

Today’s Guests Also Include Professional Golfer Justin Leonard and NBC Sports’ Peter King, Cris Collinsworth, Jeff Burton, and Steve Letarte

Mike Tirico Hosts Live, Hour-Long Daily Show Featuring Discussions Among Current & Former Athletes, Prominent Sports Figures, NBC Sports Commentators, and More

Tirico and Guests Discuss the World of Sports and Current Impact of the Coronavirus Pandemic on Daily Life

Tomorrow’s Lunch Talk Live Guests Include NHL Commissioner Gary Bettman, NASCAR driver Denny Hamlin, and NBC Sports’ Rebecca Lowe and Kathryn Tappen

Lunch Talk Live Airs Weekdays Live at Noon ET on NBCSN and Across NBC Sports Digital Platforms

STAMFORD, Conn. – April 6, 2020 – Seattle Seahawks quarterback Russell Wilson, Duke basketball coach and Hall of Famer Mike Krzyzewski, and NBC Sports motorsports commentator Dale Earnhardt Jr. will join host Mike Tirico on today’s debut episode of Lunch Talk Live at Noon ET on NBCSN.

NBC Sports’ new daily sports talk show, Lunch Talk Live focuses on the current state of the sports world and the impact of the coronavirus pandemic, providing guests with a platform to discuss the state of sports, voice their personal stories, and detail how they are adapting their daily lives during this challenging time.

Today’s guests, which feature dynamic and cross-sport pairings, include:

    • Seattle Seahawks quarterback Russell Wilson
    • Duke men’s basketball head coach Mike Krzyzewski
    • NBC Sports’ Cris Collinsworth and Dale Earnhardt Jr.
    • Professional golfer Justin Leonard and NBC Sports’ Peter King
    • NBC Sports motorsports commentators Jeff Burton and Steve Letarte

 

On tomorrow’s episode, Tirico will be joined by NHL commissioner Gary Bettman, NASCAR driver Denny Hamlin, and NBC Sports’ Rebecca Lowe and Kathryn Tappen.

The hour-long show airs weekdays at Noon ET on NBCSN and streams on NBCSports.com and the NBC Sports app. Select content and interviews will additionally be hosted on NBC Sports’ YouTube channel and social media platforms. The full show will also be available on The Mike Tirico Podcast.

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