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2014 Olympic Winter Games – Programming Highlights for Satuday, February 22nd

The final weekend of the Sochi 2014 Olympic Winter Games will be co-headlined by the Men’s Ice Hockey gold medal game and the Closing Ceremony on Sunday, Feb. 23. Prior to Sunday’s big events, it’s a full day of events on Saturday, Feb. 22 including the Men’s Ice Hockey bronze medal game, Alpine Skiing Men’s Slalom, the Men’s and Women’s Speed Skating …

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2014 Olympic Winter Games – Programming Highlights for Thursday, February 20th

Women’s Ice Hockey will be in the spotlight on Day 13 of the Sochi 2014 Olympic Winter Games with the gold medal and bronze medal games. Canada looks to defend its gold medal against the USA, whom they defeated in the round-robin earlier in the Games.  In the Bronze Medal game, Sweden faces Switzerland.  Meanwhile, the undefeated Canadian women’s curling …

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2014 Olympic Winter Games – Programming Highlights for Wednesday, February 19th

Wednesday is a big day for Ice Hockey with men’s quarter-finals kicking off, revealing the teams that will face-off against each other in the semifinals. Medal events to watch include the Women’s Speed Skating 5,000m Final, Biathlon Mixed Relay Final, Women’s Bobsleigh Final and Men’s Ski-Cross Final. The day will also showcase the Men’s Curling Semifinal and the Women’s Curling Bronze …

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Ninety per cent of Canadians have tuned in to CBC/Radio-Canada’s Olympic coverage since Feb. 6th

Day 6 (Thursday, Feb. 13) marks the highest reported weekday audience, with a total of 2.586 million viewers for CBC’s Olympic Daytime across all platforms. The Olympic Men’s Ice Hockey game between Canada and Norway contributed to the record number of viewers. Almost one in four Canadians (8.4 million) tuned in to watch the showdown, with 1.4 million of those viewers watching online. More …

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2014 Olympic Winter Games – Programming Highlights for Tuesday, February 18th

Seven medals will be on the line on Tuesday, Day 11 of the Sochi 2014 Olympic Winter Games, including Women’s Short-Track Speed Skating 3,000m Relay; Men’s 10,000m Speed Skating; Women’s Alpine Skiing Giant Slalom; Men’s Nordic Combined Individual Large Hill, Men’s Freestyle Skiing Ski Halfpipe, Men’s 15KM Mass Star Biathlon (rescheduled from Monday), and Men’s Snowboard Cross (rescheduled from Monday). Additionally, the …

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2014 Olympic Winter Games – Programming Highlights for Sunday, February 16th

Sunday is the final day of play in the Men’s Ice Hockey preliminary round and teams will be looking to qualify for the quarter-final round. Canada faces off against Finland at 12 p.m. ET on CBC. In the mountains, Canadians try for a 1-2 finish in the Women’s Snowboard Cross, while Erik Guay, the most decorated downhill skier in Canadian history, hopes for …