Friday, February 16, 2018

Next Tuesday Night's Olympic Coverage Shrinks by Hour on 2/20

Posted: 02/16/2018 07:26:00 PM
Type: Duration
Message:
SCHEDULE / DURATION / START AND END TIME CHANGES: On Tuesday 2/20 Olympic Primetime now airs 8:00pm-11:30pm ET (previously 8:00pm-12:30am ET). Olympic Prime Plus now airs 12:05am-1:00am ET (previously 1:05am-2:00am ET). Olympic Prime West now airs 8:30pm-9:05pm PT. Olympic WC Encore now airs 11:35pm-3:05am MT and 10:35pm-2:05am PT. Olympic Primetime Repeat now airs 1:00am-4:30am ET, 12:00am-3:30am CT, and 2:05am-4:30am PT. Start time for Local News in all time zones has also been changed. The following feeds have been added for Mtn stations: Olympic Prime West (9:30pm-10:05pm MT) and Olympic Primetime Repeat (3:05am-4:30am MT). Please see the updated schedule and contingencies on this day for further details. At this time formats for Olympic Primetime, Prime Plus, and WC Encore are TBD. Format changes will be posted ASAP.

Wednesday, February 14, 2018

Tomorrow's Prime Olympics Just Shrank by 90 Minutes



Posted: 02/14/2018 03:04:17 PM
Type: Duration
Message:
SCHEDULE / DURATION / START AND END TIME CHANGES: On Thursday 2/15 Olympic Primetime now airs 8:00pm-11:00pm ET (previously 8:00pm-12:30am ET). Olympic Prime Plus now airs 11:35pm-1:00am ET (previously 1:05am-2:00am ET). Olympic WC Encore now airs 11:35pm-2:35am MT and 10:35pm-1:35am PT. Olympic Primetime Repeat now airs 1:00am-4:00am ET, 12:00am-3:00am CT, and 1:35am-4:30am PT. Start time for Local News in all time zones has also been changed. The following feeds have been added for Mtn stations: Olympic Prime West (9:30pm-10:05pm MT) and Olympic Primetime Repeat (2:35am-4:30am MT). Please see the updated schedule and contingencies on this day for further details. At this time formats for these Olympic programs are TBD. Format changes will be posted ASAP.

Friday, February 2, 2018

Title Switch for Super Bowl Special on Sunday

Posted: 02/02/2018 12:58:18 PM
Air Date: 02/04/2018 Sunday
Start Time: 12:00:00 PM [ET]
Show Name: NBC SPORTS
Duration: 01:00:00
Type: Title Change
Message:
Title changed to: NFL SPECIAL: ROAD TO THE SUPER BOWL. 


I'm confused by the inability to lock in program names, which have been used for years, until the last minute.  

Traffic departments just roll their eyes when they see stuff like this on a Friday afternoon.