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Friday, February 18th, 2022

MIKAELA SHIFFRIN IN ALPINE SKIING TEAM EVENT & PAIRS’ SHORT PROGRAM HIGHLIGHT TONIGHT’S PRIMETIME WINTER OLYMPICS COVERAGE AT 8 P.M. ET ON NBC, USA NETWORK & PEACOCK

Shiffrin Competes in Alpine Skiing Team Event Tonight Live at 9 p.m. ET on USA Network and Peacock; Encore at 9:35 p.m. PT/12:35 a.m. ET on NBC

Knierim/Frazier & Cain-Gribble/LeDuc From Team USA Featured in Pairs’ Short Program Tonight at 8 p.m. ET on NBC and Peacock

Two-Time Olympic Gold Medalist David Wise and Three-Time Olympian Aaron Blunck Lead American Medal Contenders in Men’s Halfpipe Skiing Final Tonight Live at 8:30 p.m. ET on NBC, USA Network and Peacock

Pairs’ Free Skate Presented Tomorrow Live at 6 a.m. ET on USA Network and Peacock

Most Up-to-Date Olympic TV Listings on NBCOlympics.com

STAMFORD, Conn. – Feb. 18, 2022 – Two-time Olympic gold medalist Mikaela Shiffrin competes as part of the alpine skiing team event tonight live in primetime at 9 p.m. ET on USA Network and Peacock with an encore at 9:35 p.m. PT/12:35 a.m. ET on NBC, while the pairs’ figure skating short program airs tonight in primetime at 8 p.m. ET on NBC and Peacock.

FRIDAY, FEBRUARY 18

The team event marks the final alpine skiing event in Beijing and will be presented tonight live at 9 p.m. ET on USA Network and Peacock (encore at 9:35 p.m. PT/12:35 a.m. ET on NBC). Two-time Olympic gold medalist Mikaela Shiffrin will compete and become the second woman in Olympic history to race in all six alpine skiing events on the Olympic program. With a medal, she will tie Julia Mancuso as the most decorated U.S. women’s alpine skier in Olympic history. Three-time Olympian Tommy Ford, River Radamus and Paula Moltzan will join Shiffrin as part of the American contingent.

Alexa Knierim/Brandon Frazier and Ashley Cain-Gribble/Timothy LeDuc represent Team USA in the pairs’ figure skating short program tonight in primetime at 8 p.m. ET on NBC and Peacock. Knierim/Frazier and Cain-Gribble/LeDuc are currently sixth and seventh in the standings, respectively.

In freestyle skiing, the men’s halfpipe final will conclude Olympic competition in the discipline when the first run is presented tonight live at 8:30 p.m. ET on USA Network and Peacock, with the second and third runs live on NBC on Peacock. The Americans feature several medal contenders, including two-time Olympic gold-medalist David Wise, three-time Olympian Aaron Blunck, 2018 Olympic silver medalist Alex Ferreira, and 2021 world championship bronze medalist Birk Irving.

SATURDAY, FEBRUARY 19

The free skate in the pairs’ competition will be presented tomorrow live at 6 a.m. ET on USA Network and Peacock (encore in primetime on NBC). The pairs’ competition will mark the final medal event in figure skating at the 2022 Winter Olympics.

The men’s hockey gold medal game between Finland and the Russian Olympic Committee will be presented tomorrow live at 11:10 p.m. ET on USA Network and Peacock.

The third and final runs in the two-woman bobsled will be presented tomorrow in primetime on NBC and Peacock and will feature two American sleds — piloted by monobob gold and silver medalists Kaillie Humphries and Elana Meyers Taylor — which are expected to be in medal contention: Humphries/Kaysha Love and Meyers Taylor/Sylvia Hoffman. Meyers Taylor/Hoffman are third in the standings and Humphries/Love are in fifth position after two runs.

SUNDAY, FEBRUARY 20

An enhanced primetime presentation of the Closing Ceremony of the 2022 Winter Olympics from the Beijing National Stadium will air Sunday at 8 p.m. ET on NBC and Peacock. The Closing Ceremony will be presented Sunday live at 7 a.m. ET on Peacock, NBCOlympics.com and the NBC Sports app.

NBC OLYMPICS PODCASTS

Below are highlights of today’s NBC Olympics’ podcast offerings across The Podium and In The Village:

The Podium: Paula Moltzan (alpine skiing) and On Her Turf editor Alex Azzi discuss the impact of climate change on Olympic Winter sports with host Lauren Shehadi.

In The Village: Taylor Fletcher and Jared Shumate (Nordic combined) join host and three-time Olympian Elizabeth Beisel.

To listen to NBC Olympics’ full suite of 2022 Winter Olympics podcasts, click here or discover the new NBC Olympics Podcasts Channel on Apple Podcasts. Podcast episodes are available for download on all major podcast platforms.

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Listings subject to change (all times ET unless noted).

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FRIDAY, FEBRUARY 18 (DAY 14)

 

NBC

2 p.m. – 5 p.m.

Women’s Freestyle Skiing – Halfpipe Final

Men’s Freestyle Skiing – Ski Cross Semifinals & Final

Men’s Biathlon – 15km Mass Start

Women’s Biathlon – 12.5km Mass Start

 

8 p.m. – 11 p.m.

Men’s Freestyle Skiing – Halfpipe Final (LIVE)

Figure Skating – Pairs’ Short Program

Two-Woman Bobsled – First & Second Runs

 

8 p.m. – 8:35 p.m. PT

Men’s Biathlon – 15km Mass Start

 

11:35 a.m. – 1:30 a.m.

Alpine Skiing – Team Event

Four-Man Bobsled – First & Second Runs

Men’s Speed Skating – 1000m Final

 

USA NETWORK

10:30 a.m. – 2 p.m.

Women’s Curling – Great Britain vs. Sweden Semifinal

Two-Woman Bobsled – First & Second Runs

Men’s Biathlon – 15km Mass Start

 

2 p.m. – 5 p.m.

Men’s Curling – U.S. vs. Canada Bronze Medal Game

 

5 p.m. – 8:30 p.m.

Women’s Figure Skating – Free Skate

Men’s Freestyle Skiing – Halfpipe Final

Women’s Speed Skating – 1000m Final

 

8:30 p.m. – 11 p.m.

Alpine Skiing – Team Event (LIVE)

Men’s Freestyle Skiing – Halfpipe Final (LIVE)

 

11 p.m. – 1 a.m.

Women’s Curling – Switzerland vs. Japan Semifinal

 

1 a.m. – 3:30 a.m.

Men’s Cross-Country Skiing – 50km (LIVE)

 

CNBC

5 p.m. – 7 p.m.

Women’s Curling – Switzerland vs. Japan Semifinal

 

8 p.m. – 11 p.m.

Women’s Curling – Great Britain vs. Sweden Semifinal

 

SATURDAY, FEBRUARY 19 (DAY 15)

 

NBC

2:30 p.m. – 6 p.m.

Men’s and Women’s Speed Skating – Mass Start Semifinals & Finals

Men’s Cross-Country Skiing – 50km

 

8 p.m. – 11 p.m.

Four-Man Bobsled – Final Run (LIVE)

Four-Man Bobsled – Third Run

Figure Skating – Pairs’ Free Skate

Two-Woman Bobsled – Third & Final Runs

 

8 p.m. – 8:30 p.m. PT

Men’s Hockey – Finland vs. Russian Olympic Committee Gold Medal Game (LIVE)

 

11:30 p.m. – 1:30 a.m.

Figure Skating – Gala (LIVE)

 

USA NETWORK

3:30 a.m. – 6 a.m.

Men’s Curling – Great Britain vs. Sweden Gold Medal Game (LIVE)

Men’s Speed Skating – Mass Start Final (LIVE)

Women’s Speed Skating – Mass Start Final (LIVE)

Men’s Biathlon – 15km Mass Start

 

6 a.m. – 8:55 a.m.

Figure Skating – Pairs’ Free Skate (LIVE)

 

8:55 a.m. – 10 a.m.

Two-Woman Bobsled – Final Run (LIVE)

Women’s Speed Skating – Mass Start Semifinals & Final

 

Noon – 11:10 p.m.

Men’s Curling – Great Britain vs. Sweden Gold Medal Game

Women’s Curling – Switzerland vs. Sweden Bronze Medal Game

Two-Woman Bobsled – Third & Final Runs

Men’s Speed Skating – Mass Start Semifinals & Final

Men’s Cross-Country Skiing – 50km

 

11:10 p.m. – 1:30 a.m.

Men’s Hockey – Finland vs. Russian Olympic Committee Gold Medal Game (LIVE)

 

1:30 a.m. – 3:30 a.m.

Women’s Cross-Country Skiing – 30km (LIVE)

 

CNBC

8 a.m. – 10:30 a.m.

Men’s Ice Hockey – Sweden vs. Slovakia Bronze Medal Game (LIVE)

 

8 p.m. – 11:30 p.m.

Women’s Curling – Japan vs. Great Britain Gold Medal Game (LIVE)

 

SUNDAY, FEBRUARY 20 (DAY 16)

 

NBC

2 p.m. – 6 p.m.

Figure Skating – Gala

Women’s Cross-Country Skiing – 30km

 

7 p.m. – 8 p.m.

Olympic Gold

 

8 p.m. – 10:30 p.m.

Closing Ceremony

 

USA NETWORK

3:30 a.m. – 8 a.m.

Men’s Hockey – Finland vs. Russian Olympic Committee Gold Medal Game

Figure Skating – Gala

 

–WINTER OLYMPICS–