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NBC Sports set to air four games live from 2013 National Curling Championships (Feb 15-16)
USA Curling ^
| Terry Kolesar
Posted on 01/12/2013 8:12:08 PM PST by Kolath
STEVENS POINT, Wis.) - Twelve hours of live playoff action from the 2013 USA Curling National Championships presented by Brooms Up Curling Supplies will be broadcast on Universal Sports and NBC Sports Network.
On Friday, Feb. 15, Universal Sports will air both the women's semifinal and the men's semifinal games live. The women's game is set for 3 p.m. ET with the men's game following at 9 p.m. ET.
On Saturday, Feb. 16, the championship finals take center stage. NBC Sports Network will air the women's gold-medal match at 10 a.m. ET followed by the men's gold-medal final at 4 p.m. ET.
The last time curling was aired live nationally on TV in the United States was during the 2010 Olympic Winter Games on NBC's networks.
(Excerpt) Read more at curlingrocks.net ...
TOPICS: Miscellaneous; Sports
KEYWORDS: curling; nbc; olympics; usa
posted on 01/12/2013 8:12:14 PM PST
at least air the women doing it.
posted on 01/12/2013 8:14:33 PM PST
Now that’s what I’m talkin about.
It’s actually a pretty amazing sport.
posted on 01/12/2013 8:21:27 PM PST
(Nothing will change until after the war.)
Has NBC devoted 12 hours yet to Benghazi....or even Fast and Furious....or even the two of them put together.
I think not.
posted on 01/12/2013 8:29:02 PM PST
(Send a penny NOW to CNN, 1 Time-Warner Center, NY,NY 10019 for "PENNIES FOR LEAVING!" (Piers Morgan))
Curling is interesting, but if they would air a few Hurling matches i'd be a happy man...
posted on 01/12/2013 8:29:35 PM PST
(Stand UP and Be Counted, or line up and be numbered - *DTOM* -ww- NO Pity for the LAZY)
Excellent! My dad was a curler.
posted on 01/12/2013 8:29:47 PM PST
(Obama lies, Granny dies.)
I’ll take any and all sports that the major channels decide to broadcast...bravo.
posted on 01/12/2013 8:36:55 PM PST
posted on 01/12/2013 8:37:21 PM PST
posted on 01/12/2013 8:38:43 PM PST
Curl up with Google images of Irene Schori. [Some are NSFW.]
posted on 01/12/2013 8:40:35 PM PST
(In a well-regulated FReeper den, the right to create and deploy antimatter shall not be infringed.)
posted on 01/12/2013 9:01:38 PM PST
Who's it going to be sponsored by -- Breck? Nice n Easy? Revlon?
Who wants to sit in front of the TV and watch a bunch of girls in front of mirrors with curling irons fixing their hair???
its interesting....sometimes its nice to see non famous non arrogant people in sports...
posted on 01/12/2013 11:07:04 PM PST
CAGE MATCH CURLING!!!!! SEE IF YOU CAN SLIDE YOUR STONES THIS FAR ON ICE!!!!!!
posted on 01/13/2013 8:48:53 AM PST
("A crack shot and a good dancer")
Once again synchronized swimming is ignored........
posted on 01/13/2013 8:50:30 AM PST
by Hot Tabasco
(Jab her with a harpoon or just throw her from the train......)
Putting curling on the air takes a lot of stones.
posted on 01/13/2013 9:07:00 AM PST
(Obama is pure evil.)
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