How to watch World Team Trophy figure skating

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The U.S. goes for its third straight World Team Trophy figure skating title starting Thursday, with coverage airing on NBCSN, and the NBC Sports app.

The U.S. team of singles skaters, pairs teams and ice dance couples includes current and past national champions Nathan ChenAshley WagnerJason BrownKaren Chen and Madison Chock and Evan Bates.

The international headliners are world champion Yevgenia Medvedeva (Russia), every 2017 World men’s medalist (Yuzuru Hanyu and Shoma Uno of Japan and Jin Boyang of China) and three-time world champion Patrick Chan of Canada.

In World Team Trophy, the six nations accumulate points for both short program and free skate scores in each discipline, similar to the Olympic team event that debuted in Sochi.

Each nation enters two singles skaters, one pairs team and one dance couple with a maximum of 12 points available for first place per discipline in each program.

World Team Trophy is the last event of the figure skating season.

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Date Time (ET) Program Network
Thursday 2:15 a.m. Short Dance*
3:35 a.m. Women’s Short*
5:40 a.m. Men’s Short*
12 p.m. Highlights NBCSN, Streaming
Friday 3 a.m. Pairs Short*
4:25 a.m. Free Dance*
6 a.m. Men’s free*
12 p.m. Highlights NBCSN, Streaming
Saturday 2:15 a.m. Pairs free*
3:50 a.m. Women’s Free*
2:30 p.m. Highlights NBCSN, Streaming

*For subscribers.