Sarah Hughes joins NBC Olympics for Sochi

Sarah Hughes

2002 Olympic champion Sarah Hughes will be an analyst on “Olympic Ice,” NBC Olympics’ digital-only studio show featuring comprehensive reviews of figure skating during the Sochi Olympics.

Hughes, 28, will work next to host Russ Thaler for the show that will be available on and NBC Sports Live Extra.

It will air at 5:30 p.m. ET on most days from Feb. 7-21.

Hughes joins a long line of U.S. Olympic figure skating stars on NBC’s team, including Scott HamiltonNancy Kerrigan, Tara LipinskiJohnny Weir and Tanith Belbin

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