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PyeongChang Paralympics TV, streaming schedule

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NBC, NBCSN, Olympic Channel: Home of Team USA and the NBC Sports app will combine to air and stream more than 250 hours of coverage of the PyeongChang Paralympics, a record for a single Paralympics.

Coverage starts with the Opening Ceremony, live on NBCSN and streaming on NBCSports.com/live and the NBC Sports app on Friday at 6 a.m. ET.

The Paralympics run through the Closing Ceremony on March 18.

Coverage includes 94 hours on TV, with Carolyn Manno returning as host. On most days, NBCSN will air daytime programming from 2-5 p.m. ET.

Highlights include live coverage of the sled hockey gold-medal game on March 17 at 11 p.m. ET on NBCSN.

All NBC and NBCSN TV coverage will also stream on NBCSports.com/live and the NBC Sports app. All Olympic Channel TV coverage will also stream on OlympicChannel.com and the Olympic Channel app.

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Date Time (ET) Event Network
March 9 6 a.m. Opening Ceremony NBCSN | STREAM
7:30 p.m. Alpine Skiing Olympic Chan. | STREAM
8 p.m. Biathlon (Sitting) STREAM
9:45 p.m. Biathlon (Standing) STREAM
10 p.m. Sled Hockey: Norway-Italy STREAM
11 p.m. Biathlon, Alpine Skiing NBCSN | STREAM
March 10 12:35 a.m. Curling: USA-South Korea STREAM
1:30 a.m. Hockey: South Korea-Japan STREAM
5 a.m. Hockey: Canada-Sweden STREAM
1 p.m. Biathlon, Alpine Skiing NBC | STREAM
7:30 p.m. Alpine Skiing Olympic Chan. | STREAM
7:30 p.m. Alpine Skiing STREAM
7:35 p.m. Curling: USA-Germany STREAM
8 p.m. Cross-Country Skiing STREAM
10 p.m. Hockey, Curling NBCSN | STREAM
10 p.m. Hockey: USA-Japan STREAM
March 11 1:30 a.m. Hockey: South Korea-Czech Republic STREAM
6 a.m. Hockey: Canada-Italy STREAM
6:35 a.m. Curling: USA-Sweden STREAM
9 p.m. Cross-Country Skiing Olympic Chan. | STREAM
9 p.m. Cross-Country Skiing STREAM
9:30 p.m. Snowboard Cross STREAM
11 p.m. Hockey: USA-Czech Republic STREAM
11:30 p.m. Snowboarding, Hockey NBCSN | STREAM
March 12 1:35 a.m. Curling: USA-Finland STREAM
2:30 a.m. Hockey: Canada-Norway STREAM
6 a.m. Hockey: Italy-Sweden STREAM
6:35 a.m. Curling: USA-Neutral Athletes STREAM
Noon Hockey, Curling, Snowboarding NBCSN | STREAM
8:30 p.m. Alpine Skiing STREAM
9 p.m. Alpine Skiing, Hockey NBCSN | STREAM
9 p.m. Biathlon (Sitting) STREAM
11 p.m. Hockey: USA-South Korea STREAM
11:30 p.m. Biathlon (Standing) STREAM
March 13 1:35 a.m. Curling: USA-China STREAM
2 a.m. Alpine Skiing STREAM
2:30 a.m. Hockey: Norway-Sweden STREAM
6 a.m. Hockey: Czech Republic-Japan STREAM
6:35 a.m. Curling: USA-Canada STREAM
2 p.m. Hockey, Curling NBCSN | STREAM
8:30 p.m. Curling Olympic Chan. | STREAM
8:30 p.m. Alpine Skiing STREAM
8:35 p.m. Curling: USA-Switzerland STREAM
9 p.m. Cross-Country Skiing (Qualifying) STREAM
11 p.m. Cross-Country Skiing (Finals) STREAM
March 14 12 a.m. Alpine Skiing, Curling NBCSN | STREAM
1 a.m. Alpine Skiing STREAM
1:35 a.m. Curling: USA-Great Britain STREAM
3 a.m. Hockey (5th-8th Playoffs) STREAM
7 a.m. Hockey (5th-8th Playoffs) STREAM
2 p.m. Hockey Playoffs, Curling NBCSN | STREAM
8:35 p.m. Curling: USA-Norway STREAM
9 p.m. Curling Olympic Chan. | STREAM
11 p.m. Hockey Semifinal 1 NBCSN | STREAM
March 15 1 a.m. Alpine Skiing, Hockey NBCSN | STREAM
6:35 a.m. Curling: USA-Slovakia STREAM
7 a.m. Hockey Semifinal 2 STREAM
2 p.m. Hockey Semifinal (Encore) NBCSN | STREAM
8:35 p.m. Curling Tiebreak STREAM
9 p.m. Curling Olympic Chan. | STREAM
9 p.m. Biathlon (Sitting) STREAM
9:30 p.m. Snowboarding STREAM
11 p.m. Biathlon (Standing) STREAM
March 16 1 a.m. Snowboarding, Biathlon NBCSN | STREAM
2:35 a.m. Curling Semifinal 1 STREAM
2:35 a.m. Curling Semifinal 2 STREAM
3 a.m. Hockey 7th Place Game STREAM
7 a.m. Hockey 5th Place Game STREAM
7 p.m. Alpine Skiing, Hockey NBCSN | STREAM
8:30 p.m. Alpine Skiing STREAM
8:35 p.m. Curling Bronze-Medal Game STREAM
9 p.m. Cross-Country Skiing (Standing) STREAM
11 p.m. Hockey Bronze-Medal Game STREAM
11:40 p.m. Cross-Country Skiing (Sitting) STREAM
March 17 1 a.m. Alpine Skiing STREAM
2 a.m. Curling Final Olympic Chan. | STREAM
8:30 p.m. Hockey, Curling NBCSN | STREAM
8:30 p.m. Alpine Skiing STREAM
9 p.m. Cross-Country Skiing (Mixed Relay) STREAM
10 p.m. Cross-Country Skiing (Open Relay) STREAM
11 p.m. Hockey Final NBCSN | STREAM
11:30 p.m. Alpine Skiing STREAM
March 18 7 a.m. Closing Ceremony STREAM
12 p.m. Alpine, Cross-Country Skiing Olympic Chan. | STREAM
4:30 p.m. Sled Hockey NBCSN | STREAM
11:30 p.m. Closing Ceremony NBCSN | STREAM
March 24 1 p.m. Highlight Show NBC | STREAM

*All dates and times subject to change

Bradie Tennell trails at Skate America after rare error

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Bradie Tennell burst onto the podium at 2017 Skate America by nailing all 15 of her jumps. She missed on her first jumping pass at the same event Saturday and sits in fifth place going into Sunday’s free skate.

Japan’s Satoko Miyahara topped the short program with 73.86 points, looking to be the first woman since Yuna Kim to repeat as Skate America champion. Countrywoman Kaori Sakomoto, runner-up at last year’s Skate America, is again in second place, 2.57 behind.

Tennell, the U.S. champion and top American at the Olympics (ninth) and worlds (sixth), trails by 12.14.

She struggled with her opening triple Lutz-triple loop combination, managing just a single loop on the back end. It’s a new combo for the 20-year-old, one that only Olympic champion Alina Zagitova performed last season among senior women.

“It’s very, very rarely does that happen,” Tennell told Andrea Joyce on NBC Sports Gold. “I think I just hesitated a little bit, but these things happen. We’re all human. It’s not going to happen tomorrow.”

The Skate America free skate airs live on NBCSN and NBC Sports Gold on Sunday.

SKATE AMERICA: Full Results | TV Schedule

Tennell is the marquee U.S. female skater of the moment. Olympians Ashley WagnerPolina Edmunds and Mirai Nagasu are taking the Grand Prix season off. Gracie Gold is coming back in two weeks but hasn’t competed in nearly two years. The other active Olympian, Karen Chen, just withdrew from her first Grand Prix next month with a foot injury.

Only ardent skating fans knew of Tennell at this time last year.

She had been sixth and ninth at the previous two U.S. Championships and wouldn’t make her Grand Prix debut until last season’s Skate America on Thanksgiving weekend. There, she posted the top score by a U.S. woman in a year and a half, earned bronze and became a clear favorite to make the three-woman Olympic team.

Though Tennell made uncharacteristic jumping errors in PyeongChang and at worlds, she opened this season by beating Olympic silver medalist Yevgenia Medvedeva of Russia at a lower-level event in Canada last month.

Medvedeva and Zagitova make their Grand Prix season debuts the next two weeks.

As a reminder, you can watch the ISU Grand Prix Series live and on-demand with the ‘Figure Skating Pass’ on NBC Sports Gold. GO HERE to sign up for access to every ISU Grand Prix and championship event, as well as domestic U.S. Figure Skating events throughout the season…NBC Sports Gold gives subscribers an unprecedented level of access on more platforms and devices than ever before.

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Nathan Chen wins Skate America by largest margin in history

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Nathan Chen scaled back the quadruple jumps, yet still won Skate America by the largest margin in the event’s history.

Chen, on a fall recess from Yale freshman classes, totaled 280.57 points between Friday’s short program and Saturday’s free skate, prevailing by 41.06 points over a field lacking any other Olympic or world medalists. It’s the largest gap in any discipline at Skate America under the 16-year-old points system.

It’s also the world’s top score on the young season. Yet Chen attempted four quads total in Everett, Wash., down from the eight he tried at the Olympics, to ease into the season.

“It’s a great start for me,” Chen told Andrea Joyce on NBCSN after landing three quads in a clean free skate. “I definitely had sort of lower expectations coming into this event, just because I’m in a completely new situation in life. … Watered down my programs a little bit, but I think it was definitely appropriate.”

Chen was a disappointing fifth in PyeongChang, then won the world title a month later by the largest margin in history.

With Saturday’s victory, Chen tied the U.S. men’s record of four Grand Prix series titles (Jeremy AbbottTodd EldredgeJohnny Weir, though Eldredge won more Grand Prix-level events before the series debuted in 1995).

The 19-year-old flies back to New Haven for school, returning to the Grand Prix during Thanksgiving break for Internationaux de France. That field includes two-time world bronze medalist Jin Boyang of China and Jason Brown, the top American from the Sochi Olympics.

Chen’s biggest competition are Japanese Olympic gold and silver medalists Yuzuru Hanyu and Shoma Uno. He would not face them until December’s Grand Prix Final at the earliest.

U.S. bronze medalist Vincent Zhou, sixth at the Olympics, was fifth at Skate America. The 17-year-old landed five quads between two programs but was dinged for several under-rotations.

Skate America continues later Saturday with the women’s short program, featuring U.S. champion Bradie Tennell.

SKATE AMERICA: Full Results | TV Schedule

Earlier Saturday, Russians Yevgenia Tarasova and Vladimir Morozov won the pairs’ title by the largest margin at a Grand Prix in four years. The two-time world medalists totaled 204.85 points — 25.87 ahead of fellow Russians Alisa Efimova and Aleksandr Korovin — and topped the free skate by 16.27.

Tarasova and Morozov were fourth in PyeongChang but are the top returning active pair. None of the Olympic pairs’ medalists are competing in a Grand Prix.

Germans Aljona Savchenko and Bruno Massot are on an indefinite break. Chinese Sui Wenjing and Han Cong haven’t competed since the Games with Sui recovering from a stress fracture in her foot. Bronze medalists Meagan Duhamel and Eric Radford of Canada retired.

Americans finished third (Ashley Cain, Timothy LeDuc), fourth (Olympians Alexa Scimeca Knierim, Chris Knierim) and sixth (Nica Digerness, Danny Neudecker), extending a drought of 12 years without a Grand Prix title for a U.S. pair.

The three teams combined for falls in five of their six programs. After, the Knierims said they split from coach Savchenko.

As a reminder, you can watch the ISU Grand Prix Series live and on-demand with the ‘Figure Skating Pass’ on NBC Sports Gold. GO HERE to sign up for access to every ISU Grand Prix and championship event, as well as domestic U.S. Figure Skating events throughout the season…NBC Sports Gold gives subscribers an unprecedented level of access on more platforms and devices than ever before.

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