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NBC Olympics Begins Unprecedented Coverage of 2018 Paralympic Games

NBC Olympics Begins Unprecedented Coverage of 2018 Paralympic Games

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Andrea Joyce & Chris Waddell host Opening Ceremony coverage including alpine skiing, snowboarding, sled hockey, cross-country skiing, biathlon and wheelchair curling in action this weekend across NBC, NBCSN, Olympic Channel: Home of Team USA, NBCSports.com and the NBC Sports app.

NBC Olympics will present comprehensive and unprecedented coverage of the 2018 Paralympic Games from PyeongChang, South Korea, beginning this Friday, March 9, with the Opening Ceremony at 6 a.m. ET on NBCSN, as part of more than 250 hours of coverage across NBC, NBCSN, Olympic Channel: Home of Team USA, NBCSports.com, and the NBC Sports app.

NBC Olympics’ record-setting coverage of the Paralympic Games jumpstarts Friday on NBCSN, as Andrea Joyce, a veteran of 14 Olympic Games, and Chris Waddell, a 12-time Paralympic medalist and Paralympic Hall of Fame member, will host the Opening Ceremony. Coverage continues into the day with live alpine skiing coverage of the men’s and women’s downhill events beginning at 7:30 p.m. ET on Olympic Channel: Home of Team USA, followed by biathlon and alpine skiing coverage at 11 p.m. ET on NBCSN.

This weekend’s Paralympic coverage also includes live snowboarding, sled hockey, cross-country skiing, wheelchair curling and biathlon.

Read the full press release here.

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