Olympic curling schedule

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NBCOlympics.com will live stream every event of the PyeongChang Winter Games.

The curling streaming schedule is here.

The sport’s full, event-by-event schedule is here:

MIXED DOUBLES
Round Robin Draw 1
Feb. 7 7:05 p.m. ET
USA-OAR CAN-NOR KOR-FIN CHN-SUI

Round Robin Draw 2
Feb. 8 6:05 a.m. ET
FIN-SUI KORE-CHN OAR-NOR USA-CAN

Round Robin Draw 3
Feb. 8 6:35 p.m. ET
KOR-NOR USA-SUI CHN-CAN OAR-FIN

Round Robin Draw 4
Feb. 8 11:35 p.m. ET
CAN-FIN CHN-OAR USA-KOR SUI-NOR

Round Robin Draw 5
Feb. 9 7:05 p.m. ET
CHN-USA NOR-FIN CAN-SUI KOR-OAR

Round Robin Draw 6
Feb. 10 6:05 a.m. ET
OAR-CAN SUI-KOR NOR-USA FIN-CHN

Round Robin Draw 7
Feb. 10 7:05 p.m. ET
NOR-CHN FIN-USA SUI-OAR CAN-KOR

Tiebreakers (if necessary)
Feb. 11 6:05 a.m. ET

Semifinal
Feb. 11 7:05 p.m. ET

Semifinal
Feb. 12 6:05 a.m. ET

Bronze-Medal Game
Feb. 12 7:05 p.m. ET

Gold-Medal Game
Feb. 13 6:05 a.m. ET

MEN
Round Robin Draw 1
Feb. 13 7:05 p.m. ET
DEN-SWE CAN-ITA KOR-USA SUI-GBR

Round Robin Draw 2
Feb. 14 6:05 a.m. ET
CAN-GBR KOR-SWE SUI-ITA NOR-JPN

Round Robin Draw 3
Feb. 15 12:05 a.m. ET
USA-ITA NOR-CAN GBR-JPN DEN-SUI

Round Robin Draw 4
Feb. 15 7:05 p.m. ET
ITA-DEN NOR-KOR SWE-USA

Round Robin Draw 5
Feb. 16 6:05 a.m. ET
JPN-SUI SWE-GBR DEN-USA CAN-KOR

Round Robin Draw 6
Feb. 17 12:05 a.m. ET
KOR-GBR SUI-NOR CAN-SWE JPN-ITA

Round Robin Draw 7
Feb. 17 7:05 p.m. ET
NOR-DEN USA-JPN SUI-CAN

Round Robin Draw 8 Feb. 18
6:05 a.m. ET
SWE-JPN DEN-KOR ITA-GBR USA-NOR

Round Robin Draw 9
Feb. 19 12:05 a.m. ET
ITA-KOR SWE-SUI USA-CAN GBR-DEN

Round Robin Draw 10
Feb. 19 7:05 p.m. ET
GBR-NOR JPN-CAN KOR-SUI ITA-SWE

Round Robin Draw 11
Feb. 20 6:05 a.m. ET
SUI-USA NOR-ITA JPN-DEN

Round Robin Draw 12
Feb. 21 12:05 a.m. ET
DEN-CAN GBR-USA SWE-NOR KOR-JPN

Tiebreakers (if necessary)
Feb. 21 7:05 p.m. ET

Semifinals
Feb. 22 6:05 a.m. ET

Bronze-Medal Game
Feb. 23 1:35 a.m. ET

Gold-Medal Game
Feb. 24 1:35 a.m. ET

WOMEN
Round Robin Draw 1
Feb. 14 12:05 a.m. ET
JPN-USA OAR-GBR DEN-SWE SUI-CHN

Round Robin Draw 2
Feb. 14 7:05 p.m. ET
CAN-KOR DEN-JPN CHN-OAR GBR-USA

Round Robin Draw 3
Feb. 15 6:05 a.m. ET
CHN-GBR CAN-SWE USA-SUI KOR-JPN

Round Robin Draw 4
Feb. 16 12:05 a.m. ET
DEN-CAN KOR-SUI SWE-OAR

Round Robin Draw 5
Feb. 16 7:05 p.m. ET
SUI-SWE OAR-USA JPN-CHN DEN-GBR

Round Robin Draw 6
Feb. 17 6:05 a.m. ET
OAR-JPN CHN-DEN KOR-GBR USA-CAN

Round Robin Draw 7
Feb. 18 12:05 a.m. ET
GBR-SWE CAN-SUI CHN-KOR

Round Robin Draw 8
Feb. 18 7:05 p.m. ET
USA-DEN JPN-CAN SWE-KOR OAR-SUI

Round Robin Draw 9
Feb. 19 6:05 a.m. ET
GBR-SUI DEN-OAR CHN-USA JPN-SWE

Round Robin Draw 10
Feb. 20 12:05 a.m. ET
CAN-CHN USA-KOR GBR-JPN

Round Robin Draw 11
Feb. 20 7:05 p.m. ET
KOR-OAR SWE-CHN SUI-DEN CAN-GBR

Round Robin Draw 12
Feb. 21 6:05 a.m. ET
SWE-USA SUI-JPN OAR-CAN KOR-DEN

Tiebreakers (if necessary)
Feb. 21 7:05 p.m. ET

Semifinals
Feb. 23 6:05 a.m. ET

Bronze-Medal Game
Feb. 24 6:05 a.m. ET

Gold-Medal Game
Feb. 24 7:05 p.m. ET

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U.S. women’s basketball team, statistically greatest ever, rolls to FIBA World Cup title

FIBA Women's World Cup
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The revamped U.S. women’s basketball team may have been the greatest of all time.

The Americans completed, statistically, their most dominant global championship ever by routing China 83-61 in the FIBA World Cup final on Saturday in Sydney — giving them 60 consecutive wins between the Olympics and worlds dating to 2006.

It marked the largest margin of victory in a World Cup final since the event converted from a fully round-robin format in 1983.

For the tournament, the U.S. drubbed its opponents by an average of 40.75 points per game, beating its previous record between the Olympics and worlds of 37.625 points from the 2008 Beijing Games. It was just off the 1992 U.S. Olympic men’s Dream Team’s legendary margin 43.8 points per game. This U.S. team scored 98.75 points per game, its largest at worlds since 1994.

“We came here on a mission, a business trip,” tournament MVP A’ja Wilson said in a post-game press conference before turning to coach Cheryl Reeve. “We played pretty good, I think, coach.”

Since the U.S. won a seventh consecutive Olympic title in Tokyo, Sue Bird and Sylvia Fowles retired. Tina Charles ceded her national team spot to younger players. Brittney Griner was detained in Russia (and still is). Diana Taurasi suffered a WNBA season-ending quad injury that ruled her out of World Cup participation (who knows if the 40-year-old Taurasi will play for the U.S. again).

Not only that, but Reeve of the Minnesota Lynx succeeded Dawn Staley as head coach, implementing a new up-tempo system.

“There was probably great concern, and maybe around the world they kind of looked at it and said, ‘Hey, now is the time to get the USA,'” Reeve said Saturday.

The U.S. response was encapsulated by power forward Alyssa Thomas, the oldest player on the roster at age 30 who made the U.S. team for the first time in her career, started every game and was called the team’s glue and MVP going into the final.

Wilson and Tokyo Olympic MVP Breanna Stewart were the leaders. Guard Kelsey Plum, a Tokyo Olympic 3×3 player, blossomed this past WNBA season and was third in the league’s MVP voting. She averaged the most minutes on the team, scored 15.8 points per game and had 17 in the final.

“The depth of talent that we have was on display,” Reeve said. “What I am most pleased about was the trust and buy-in.”

For the first time since 1994, no player on the U.S. roster was over the age of 30, creating a scary thought for the 2024 Paris Olympics: the Americans could get even better.

“When you say best-ever, I’m always really cautious with that, because, obviously, there are great teams,” Reeve said when asked specifically about the team’s defense. “This group was really hard to play against.”

Earlier Saturday, 41-year-old Australian legend Lauren Jackson turned back the clock with a 30-point performance off the bench in her final game as an Opal, a 95-65 victory over Canada for the bronze. Jackson, who came out of a six-year retirement and played her first major tournament since the 2012 Olympics, had her best scoring performance since the 2008 Olympics.

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2022 FIBA Women’s World Cup schedule, results

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The U.S. women’s basketball team won its fourth consecutive title at the FIBA World Cup in Sydney — and eighth global gold in a row overall when including the Olympics.

A’ja Wilson, a two-time WNBA MVP, and Breanna Stewart, the Tokyo Olympic MVP, headlined a U.S. roster that, for the first time since 2000, included neither Sue Bird (retired) nor Diana Taurasi (injured).

The new-look team had nobody over the age of 30 for the first time since 1994, before the U.S. began its dynasty at the 1996 Atlanta Games. The Americans have won 60 consecutive games between worlds and the Olympics dating to the 2006 Worlds bronze-medal game.

The U.S. beat China in the final, while host Australia took bronze to send 41-year-old Lauren Jackson into retirement.

Nigeria, which played the U.S. the closest of any foe in Tokyo (losing by nine points), wasn’t present after its federation withdrew the team over governance issues. Spain, ranked second in the world, failed to qualify.

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2022 FIBA Women’s World Cup Schedule, Results

Date Time (ET) Game Round
Wed., Sept. 21 8:30 p.m. Puerto Rico 82, Bosnia and Herzegovina 58 Group A
9:30 p.m. USA 87, Belgium 72 Group A
11 p.m. Canada 67, Serbia 60 Group B
Thurs., Sept. 22 12 a.m. Japan 89, Mali 56 Group B
3:30 a.m. China 107, South Korea 44 Group A
6:30 a.m. France 70, Australia 57 Group B
8:30 p.m. USA 106, Puerto Rico 42 Group A
10 p.m. Serbia 69, Japan 64 Group B
11 p.m. Belgium 84, South Korea 61 Group A
Fri., Sept. 23 12:30 a.m. China 98, Bosnia and Herzegovina 51 Group A
4 a.m. Canada 59, France 45 Group B
6:30 a.m. Australia 118, Mali 58 Group B
Sat., Sept. 24 12:30 a.m. USA 77, China 63 Group A
4 a.m. South Korea 99, Bosnia and Herzegovina 66 Group A
6:30 a.m. Belgium 68, Puerto Rico 65 Group A
Sun., Sept. 25 12:30 a.m. France 74, Mali 59 Group B
4 a.m. Australia 69, Serbia 54 Group B
6:30 a.m. Canada 70, Japan 56 Group B
9:30 p.m. Belgium 85, Bosnia and Herzegovina 55 Group A
11:30 p.m. Serbia 81, Mali 68 Group B
Mon., Sept. 26 12 a.m. USA 145, South Korea 69 Group A
2 a.m. France 67, Japan 53 Group B
3:30 a.m. China 95, Puerto Rico 60 Group A
6:30 a.m. Australia 75, Canada 72 Group B
9:30 p.m. Puerto Rico 92, South Korea 73 Group A
11:30 p.m. China 81, Belgium 55 Group A
Tues., Sept. 27 12 a.m. USA 121, Bosnia and Herzegovina 59 Group A
2 a.m. Canada 88, Mali 65 Group B
3:30 a.m. Serbia 68, France 62 Group B
6:30 a.m. Australia 71, Japan 54 Group B
Wed., Sept. 28 10 p.m. USA 88, Serbia 55 Quarterfinals
Thurs., Sept. 29 12:30 a.m. Canada 79, Puerto Rico 60 Quarterfinals
4 a.m. China 85, France 71 Quarterfinals
6:30 a.m. Australia 86, Belgium 69 Quarterfinals
Fri., Sept. 30 3 a.m. USA 83, Canada 43 Semifinals
5:30 a.m. China 61, Australia 59 Semifinals
11 p.m. Australia 95, Canada 65 Third-Place Game
Sat., Oct. 1 2 a.m. USA 83, China 61 Gold-Medal Game