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Wednesday, January 3rd, 2024

THE 2024 PGA TOUR SEASON OPENS WITH THE SENTRY THIS WEEK ON NBC, GOLF CHANNEL & PEACOCK

Coverage From The Plantation Course at Kapalua in Maui, Hawaii, Begins Thursday at 6 p.m. ET on GOLF Channel and Peacock

Kevin Kisner Serves as Analyst at The Sentry This Weekend

Wednesday’s 6 p.m. ET Special Edition of Golf Central Previews 2024 Season and Examines Ongoing Recovery Efforts in Lahaina and Maui Following 2023 Wildfires

Golf Central will Provide Pre- and Post-Round Coverage Thursday-Sunday

STAMFORD, Conn. – Jan. 3, 2024 – The 2024 PGA TOUR season kicks off in Hawaii this Thursday with The Sentry at the Plantation Course at Kapaula, headlining this week’s live golf coverage on NBC, GOLF Channel and Peacock.

PGA TOUR: THE SENTRY

The first event of the 2024 PGA TOUR schedule, The Sentry will be held at the Plantation Course at Kapalua in Maui. The event welcomes winners from the 2023 season as well as members who finished in the top 50 of the final 2022-23 FedEx Cup standings. This event is part of the Tour’s 2024 Opening Drive, which also includes next week’s Sony Open.

Reigning PLAYERS Champion Scottie Scheffler, who led the tour in scoring average (68.629) and total strokes gained (2.314) last season, and 2023 FedExCup Champion Viktor Hovland headline the star-studded field for this first of eight Signature Events in 2024.

Four-time PGA TOUR winner Kevin Kisner will make his debut as an analyst for NBC Sports’ coverage at The Sentry, joining weekend coverage on NBC, GOLF Channel and Peacock.

Live tournament coverage begins Thursday at 6 p.m. ET on GOLF Channel and Peacock. NBC and Peacock will have Saturday and Sunday lead-in coverage, leading into live coverage on GOLF Channel and Peacock.

NBC, GOLF Channel & Peacock Broadcast Team

  • Play by Play: Dan Hicks
  • Analyst: Curt Byrum / Kevin Kisner
  • Holes: Mark Rolfing
  • On-Course: John Wood / Smylie Kaufman
  • Reports: Todd Lewis

 

How To Watch – Thursday, January 4 – Sunday, January 7 (all times ET)

  • TV – NBC, GOLF Channel
  • Streaming – Peacock, NBCSports.com, NBC Sports app
Day NBC/Peacock GOLF Channel/Peacock
Thursday 6-10 p.m.
Friday 6-10 p.m.
Saturday 4-6 p.m. 6-8 p.m.
Sunday 4-6 p.m. 6-8 p.m.

 

Notable Players This Week

    • Scottie Scheffler
    • Viktor Hovland
    • Xander Schauffele
    • Tony Finau
    • Max Homa
    • Collin Morikawa
    • Patrick Cantlay
    • Jordan Spieth
    • Ludvig Aberg
    • Jason Day
    • Tom Kim

 

BROADCAST NOTES

  • Golf Central: Golf Central will provide pre- and post-tournament coverage on GOLF Channel Wednesday-Sunday, including a special edition of Golf Central on Wednesday night at 6 p.m. ET. Hosted by Rich Lerner alongside Brandel Chamblee and Eamon Lynch, Wednesday’s Golf Central will preview the 2024 PGA TOUR season and examine the ongoing recovery efforts in Lahaina and Maui following the 2023 wildfires,
  • Golf Today will be presented Thursday and Friday and features Damon Hack, Eamon Lynch, Paige Mackenzie, and Lewis.
  • All Golf Central coverage Thursday-Sunday will be simulstreamed on Peacock.
Day Golf Central Golf Today
Wednesday 6-8 p.m.
Thursday 5-6 p.m. / 10-11 p.m. 3-5 p.m.
Friday 5-6 p.m. / 10-11 p.m. 3-5 p.m.
Saturday 3-4 p.m. / 8-9 p.m.
Sunday 3-4 p.m. / 8-9 p.m.

Note: all times ET, post-round coverage begins following conclusion of play

 

–NBC SPORTS–