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Impressions: Skate America

I blogged my take on the ladies’ event at Skate America the other day, but also had a random collection of thoughts from watching the competition that didn’t belong in that post. 649 more words

Figure Skating

Johnny Weir, Tara Lipinski preview Skate America

The post-Olympic figure skating season begins in earnest this weekend at Skate America, the first of seven events in the Grand Prix series.

Here’s a look at the men’s and women’s fields in Hoffman Estates, Ill., with analysis from NBC Olympic figure skating analysts  719 more words


TVLine Items: Cold Justice and Shark Tank Spin-Offs, Face Off Twist & More

TNT is hot for Cold Justice. The network has ordered a 10-episode spin-off of the real-life crime drama, which will focus on sex-related crimes, rather than homicides. 230 more words

Casting News

Johnny Weir & Tara Lipinski Crowned NBC's Figure-Skating Announcing Team, Joining Terry Gannon

NBC this morning annointed Johnny Weir and Tara Lipinski its lead figure-skating announcing team with play-by-play announcer  Terry Gannon. Three-time U.S. figure skating champion Weir, and 1998 Olympic gold medalist Lipinski, are joining Gannon in replacing NBC Sports Group’s previous lead figure skating team of Tom Hammond, Scott Hamilton, and Sandra Bezic. 295 more words


Johnny Weir, Tara Lipinski, Terry Gannon named NBC's lead figure skating announcers

Two-time Olympian Johnny Weir, 1998 Olympic champion Tara Lipinski and Terry Gannon were named NBC Sports Group’s new lead figure skating broadcast team, debuting with this weekend’s Skate America (Sunday, 4-6 p.m. 338 more words


Congratulations, Johnny and Tara!

Quick, look fabulous figure skating fans, Johnny and Tara are in the house! According to this article, Tara and Johnny will now be the sports casters for figure skating starting this season, replacing Scott Hamilton and Sandra Bezic. 93 more words

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