Olympic Channel punches PyeongChang ticket

Olympic Channel: Home of Team USA booked plans for the PyeongChang Olympics, locking in programming designed to complement NBCUniversal’s coverage with daily coverage that will include 20 hours of highlights, news and features provided by Olympic Channel News; live Olympic medal ceremony coverage and a daily studio show hosted by Jimmy Roberts that will provide features, storytelling, commentary, and highlights, including a “Meet the Olympic Press” segment that will bring together contributing journalists to discuss all the daily news and storylines surrounding PyeongChang.

“The Olympic Channel: Home of Team USA will be the destination for non-stop news, highlights, insight, and analysis during the 2018 Games,” said Jim Bell, President, NBC Olympics Production & Programming. “Throw in some tear-inducing medal ceremonies, and you have a recipe for a network that Olympic fans will love to watch when they’re not watching live competition.”

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