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Watching the Winter Games: A look at weekend Olympic TV highlights

Posted: 02/14/2014 4:25 PM | Comments: 0

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Here's a look at this weekend's TV highlights at the Sochi Winter Olympics (schedule subject to change, all times ET):

SATURDAY

Midnight-3 a.m.

— Women's curling: Canada vs. Japan (CBC)

1:55 a.m.-4:10 a.m.

— Alpine skiing: Women's Super-G, featuring Marie-Michelle Gagnon of Lac-Etchemin, Que., Larisa Yurkiw of Owen Sound, Ont., Marie-Pier Prefontaine of Saint-Sauveur, Que.

5:45 a.m.-7:55 a.m.

— Short-track speedskating: Men's 1,000 metres, featuring Charles Hamelin of Ste-Julie, Que. (TSN)

5 a.m.-8 a.m.

— Curling: Men, Canada vs. Britain (TSN2)

5:30 a.m.-6:30 a.m.

— Cross-country skiing: Women's 4x5-kilomtre relay, featuring Daria Gaizova of Banff, Alta., Perianne Jones of Almonte, Ont., Emily Nishikawa of Whitehorse and Brittany Webster of Banff. (Sportsnet, Sportsnet One)

6 a.m.-7:30 a.m.

— Short-track speedskating: Women's 1,500 metres and men's 1,000 metres, featuring Charles Hamelin of Sainte-Julie, Que., Olivier Jean of Lachenaie, Que., and Charles Cournoyer of Boucherville, Que.; and Valerie Maltais of La Baie, Que., Marianne St-Gelais of Saint-Felicien, Que., and Marie Eve Drolet of Chicoutimi, Que. (CBC)

7:15 a.m.-10 a.m.

— Hockey: Women's quarter-final, Finland vs. Sweden (Sportsnet)

7:30-10 a.m.

— Hockey: Men's preliminary round, U.S. vs. Russia (CBC)

8:30 a.m.-10:25 a.m.

— Long-track speedskating: Men's 1,500 metres, featuring Denny Morrison of Fort St. John, B.C. (CBC)

10 a.m.-Noon

— Skeleton: Men, final two runs, featuring Eric Neilson of Kelowna, B.C., and John Fairbairn of Calgary (Sportsnet, CBC at 10:30 a.m.)

10 a.m.-1 p.m.

— Curling: Women, Canada vs. Russia (TSN2)

12:15 p.m.-2:15 p.m.

Ski Jumping: Men, large hill, featuring Calgary's Mackenzie Boyd Blowes, Dusty Korek and Trevor Morrice and Matthew Rowley of Red Deer, Alta. (Sportsnet, CBC)

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SUNDAY

Midnight-3 a.m.

— Curling: Men, Canada vs. U.S. (CBC)

2 a.m.-4 a.m.

— Men's alpine: Super-G, featuring Erik Guay of Mont-Tremblant, Que., Jan Hudec of Calgary and Manuel Osborne-Paradis of Inverness, B.C. (TSN, CBC at 3 a.m.)

4:15 a.m.-5:30 a.m.

— Hockey: Men's preliminary round, Austria vs. Norway (TSN2)

4:15 a.m.-5:15 a.m.

— Snowboard: Women's snowboard cross, featuring Maelle Ricker of West Vancouver and Dominque Maltais of Petite-Riviere-St Francois, Que. (CBC)

5-7:30 p.m.

— Cross-country skiing: Men's relay featuring Devon Kershaw of Sudbury, Ont., Alex Harvey, Len Valjas of Toronto and Ivan Babikov of Canmore, Alta., will take to the trails for Canada. (TSN)

5:15 a.m.-8 a.m.

— Curling: Women, Canada vs. U.S. (CBC)

7:30 a.m.-10 a.m.

— Hockey: Men's preliminary round, Russia vs. Slovakia (TBD)

— Hockey: Men's preliminary round, U.S. vs. Slovenia (TBD)

9 a.m.-10:45 a.m.

— Long-track speedskating: Women's 1,500 metres, featuring Christine Nesbitt of London, Ont., Kali Christ of Regina, Brittany Schussler of Winnipeg and Briane Tutt of Airdrie, Alta. (CBC, Sportsnet One)

10 a.m.-11 a.m.

— Men's Biathlon: 15-kilometre mass start, featuring Jean-Philippe Le Guellec of Shannon, Que., Scott Perras of Regina and Nathan Smith of Calgary (Sportsnet, CBC at 11 a.m.)

10 a.m.-1:45 p.m.

— Figure skating: Ice dance, featuring Tessa Virtue of London, Ont., and Scott Moir of Ilderton, Ont., and Kaitlyn Weaver and Andrew Poje of Waterloo, Ont. (TSN)

10 a.m. - 1 p.m.

— Curling: Men, Canada vs. China (TSN2)

11:15 a.m.-1:35 a.m.

— Bobsled: Two man, featuring Lyndon Rush of Humboldt, Sask., and Jesse Lumsdon of Burlington, Ont., and Chris Spring of Calgary and Justin Kripps of Summerland, B.C. (Sportsnet, CBC from 3-4:30 p.m.)

Noon-2:30 p.m.

— Hockey: Men's preliminary round, Canada vs. Finland (CBC)

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MONDAY

Midnight-3 a.m.

— Curling: Women, teams TBD (CBC)

1:55 a.m.-3:10 a.m.

Snowboard: Men's Snowboard cross, featuring Chris Robanske, Robert Fagan of Calgary, Cranbrook, B.C., Jake Holden of Caledon, Ont., and Kevin Hill of Vernon, B.C. (Sportsnet)

4:25 a.m.-5:30 a.m.

— Snowboard: Men's Snowboard cross, featuring Chris Robanske, Robert Fagan of Calgary, Cranbrook, B.C., Jake Holden of Caledon, Ont., and Kevin Hill of Vernon, B.C. (Sportsnet, CBC at 4:30 a.m.)

5 a.m.-8 a.m.

— Curling: Men, Teams TBD (TSN)

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