VIDEOS: NBC Releases New 2014 Sochi Olympics Featurettes
With just 30 days to go until the 2014 Sochi Olympics kick off on NBC, the network has released three new featurettes, "12 New Olympic Sports," "Olympians Are Just Like Us!," and "Olympic Trivia." Check them out below!
The biggest Winter Olympics in history, set to take place in the biggest country in the world, will receive the most U.S. coverage in Winter Games history. NBCUniversal will present more than 1,539 hours of coverage of the XXII Olympic Winter Games from Sochi, Russia, across NBC, NBCSN, CNBC, MSNBC, USA Network and NBCOlympics.com. The 1,539+ hours are the most ever for a Winter Olympics and more than the coverage of the previous two Winter Olympics combined.
NBC's coverage of the 2014 Sochi Games begins in Primetime on Thursday, Feb. 6, at 8 p.m. ET, one night before the network's traditional coverage of the Opening Ceremony on Friday, Feb. 7, and continues until the Closing Ceremony on Sunday, Feb. 23. NBC's schedule is divided into three dayparts - daytime, primetime and late night - for a total of 185 hours over 18 days.