Winter Olympics 2014 Schedule: Live Stream, TV Info and Day 3 Preview

Sean ODonnellContributor IIINovember 9, 2016

SOCHI, RUSSIA - FEBRUARY 08:  Kelli Stack #16 of United States celebrates with her teammate Hilary Knight #21, Alex Carpenter #25 and Megan Bozek #9 after scoring a goal in the second period against Noora Raty #41 of Finland during the Women's Ice Hockey Preliminary Round Group A Game on day 1 of the Sochi 2014 Winter Olympics at Shayba Arena on February 8, 2014 in Sochi, Russia.  (Photo by Martin Rose/Getty Images)
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The 2014 Olympics in Sochi continued with a plethora of tantalizing events on Sunday. Monday's schedule is every bit as enticing. With alpine skiing, the biathlon, curling, freestyle skiing, hockey, luge, short track and speedskating on the slate, viewers are sure to be entertained. 

Five events will reach their conclusions on Monday, so the medal standings will continue to shift.

Let's take a closer look at each event that will take place on Day 3 of the Olympics, including viewing information and outlook.

 

Alpine Skiing: Women's Super Combined

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When: Monday, Feb. 10

Where: Rosa Khutor Alpine Center

TV Times: Downhill: 2 a.m. ET; Slalom: 6 a.m. ET

Channel: NBC

Live Stream: NBCOlympics.com

 

Outlook

Favorite Maria Hoefl-Riesch of Germany will look to hold off the surging Marie-Michele Gagnon of Canada and Austria's Michaela Kirchgasser. All eyes will be on Team USA's Julia Mancuso as well, as the United States looks to make a push for the podium here.

 

Biathlon: Men's 12.5 km Pursuit

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When: Monday, Feb. 10

Where: Laura Cross-Country Ski and Biathlon Center

TV Time: 10 a.m. ET

Channel: NBC

Live Stream: NBCOlympics.com

 

Outlook

All eyes will be on 40-year-old Olympic veteran Ole Einar Bjoerndalen as he sets out on his quest for a 13th Winter Olympics medal. He is currently tied for the most of all time with 12 and would love to finish his time at Sochi with the all-time record.

 

Curling: Men's Round Robin Sessions 1 and 2, Women's Session 1

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Curling Schedule for Monday, Feb. 10
EventTeamsTV TimeChannel
Men's Round-Robin Session 1Denmark vs. China12 a.m. ETNBC
Men's Round-Robin Session 1Germany vs. Canada12 a.m. ETNBC
Men's Round-Robin Session 1Switzerland vs. Sweden12 a.m. ETNBC
Men's Round-Robin Session 1Russia vs. England12 a.m. ETNBC
Ladies' Round-Robin Session 1Switzlerland vs. USA5 a.m. ETNBC
Ladies' Round-Robin Session 1China vs. Canada5 a.m. ETNBC
Ladies' Round-Robin Session 1Sweden vs. England5 a.m. ETNBC
Ladies' Round-Robin Session 1Russia vs. Denmark5 a.m. ETNBC
Men's Round-Robin Session 2Sweden vs. England10 a.m. ETNBC
Men's Round-Robin Session 2USA vs. Norway10 a.m. ETNBC
Men's Round-Robin Session 2Denmark vs. Russia10 a.m. ETNBC
Men's Round-Robin Session 2Canada vs. Switzerland10 a.m. ETNBC
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Where: Ice Cube Curling Center

Live Stream: NBCOlympics.com

 

Outlook

Curling is a fascinating sport, and this year will feature plenty of highly contested matchups from teams around the world. The 2014 Olympics have the best of the best on hand in Sochi, and we're just getting started on Monday.

 

Freestyle Skiing: Men's Moguls

SOCHI, RUSSIA - FEBRUARY 07: Bradley Wilson of the United States practices during the Men's and Ladies Moguls official training session ahead of the the Sochi 2014 Winter Olympics at Rosa Khutor Extreme Park on February 7, 2014 in Sochi, Russia.  (Photo b
Mike Ehrmann/Getty Images

When: Monday, Feb. 10

Where: Rosa Khutor Extreme Park

TV Times: Qualification Round 1: 9 a.m. ET; Qualification Round 2: 9:50 a.m. ET

Finals Round 1: 1 p.m. ET; Finals Round 2: 1:35 p.m. ET; Finals Round 3: 2:10 p.m. ET

Channel: NBC

Live Stream: NBCOlympics.com

 

Outlook

Canada has had the upper hand in this event for some time now; however, the United States has the firepower to make a run at the podium this year. Bradley Wilson will attempt to put Team USA on his shoulders in this event in effort to take down his rivals from the north.

 

Ice Hockey: Women's Preliminary Round, Group A

Group A: First Match

SOCHI, RUSSIA - FEBRUARY 08:  Kacey Bellamy #22 of United States checks Nina Tikkinen #23 of Finland during the Women's Ice Hockey Preliminary Round Group A Game on day 1 of the Sochi 2014 Winter Olympics at Shayba Arena on February 8, 2014 in Sochi, Russ
Martin Rose/Getty Images

When: Monday, Feb. 10

Who: United States vs. Switzerland

Where: Shayba Arena

TV Time: 5 a.m. ET

Channel: NBC

Live Stream: NBCOlympics.com

 

Outlook

The United States will attempt to continue its dominance on its way to a potential Olympic gold medal against Switzerland on Monday. Team USA was able to defeat Finland by a score of 3-1 in its opening contest; however, rival powerhouse Canada defeated Switzerland by a score of 5-0.

 

Group A: Second Match

SOCHI, RUSSIA - FEBRUARY 08:  Hayley Wickenheiser #22 of Canada celebrates after scoring a goal against Florence Schelling #41 of Switzerland in the second period during the Women's Ice Hockey Preliminary Round Group A Game on day 1 of the Sochi 2014 Wint
Martin Rose/Getty Images

When: Monday, Feb. 10

Who: Finland vs. Canada

Where: Shayba Arena

TV Time: 10 a.m. ET

Channel: NBC

Live Stream: NBCOlympics.com

 

Outlook

If the United States is able to defeat Finland earlier in the day, Canada will look to keep pace by taking care of the underdog Finland team in this contest. Finland already lost to Team USA by a score of 3-1 on Saturday.

 

Luge: Women's Singles

SOCHI, RUSSIA - FEBRUARY 09:  Ekaterina Baturina of Russia makes a run during a Women's Luge Singles training session on Day 2 of the Sochi 2014 Winter Olympics at the Sanki Sliding Center on February 9, 2014 in Sochi, Russia.  (Photo by Alex Livesey/Gett
Alex Livesey/Getty Images

When: Monday, Feb. 10

Where: Sanki Sliding Center

TV Times: Run 1: 9:45 a.m. ET; Run 2: 11:20 a.m. ET

Channel: NBC

Live Stream: NBCOlympics.com

 

Outlook

The favorite in this contest is Germany's Natalie Geisenberger, as she is rarely beaten in this event. However, if she is to reach the podium, she must first get past teammate Tatjana Huefner—the defending Olympic champion.

 

Short Track: Men's 1,500 m, Ladies' 500 m, Ladies' 3,000 m Relay

Men's 1,500 Meter

SOCHI, RUSSIA - FEBRUARY 08:  Jan Szymanski of Poland competes during the Men's 5000m Speed Skating event during day 1 of the Sochi 2014 Winter Olympics at Adler Arena Skating Center on February 8, 2014 in Sochi, Russia.  (Photo by Paul Gilham/Getty Image
Paul Gilham/Getty Images

When: Monday, Feb. 10

Where: Adler Arena Skating Center

TV Times: Heats: 4:45 a.m. ET; Semifinals: 6:04 a.m. ET; Finals: 7:05 a.m. ET

Channel: NBC

Live Stream: NBCOlympics.com

 

Outlook

Canada's Charles Hamelin is the favorite in this event, as he is very familiar with Sochi. In 2013, he won 500-meter and 1,000-meter events and is very familiar with how the ice will act on Monday. He will be chased by Lee Han-bin of South Korea and Viktor Ahn of Russia.

 

Ladies' 500 Meter Heats

SOCHI, RUSSIA - FEBRUARY 09:  Antoinette de Jong of Netherlands competes during the Women's 3000m Speed Skating event during day 2 of the Sochi 2014 Winter Olympics at Adler Arena Skating Center on February 9, 2014 in Sochi, Russia.  (Photo by Streeter Le
Streeter Lecka/Getty Images

When: Monday, Feb. 10

Where: Adler Arena Skating Center

TV Time: 5:27 a.m. ET

Channel: NBC

Live Stream: NBCOlympics.com

 

Outlook

Ladies' short-track speedskating takes off on Monday, as the field of 32 skaters will be narrowed down after Monday's qualifying round. They will then have to pass through the quarterfinals, semifinals and finals to reach their ultimate goal of an Olympic medal.

 

Ladies' 3,000 Meter Relay Semifinals

SOCHI, RUSSIA - FEBRUARY 09:  Francesca Lollobrigida of Italy competes during the Women's 3000m Speed Skating event during day 2 of the Sochi 2014 Winter Olympics at Adler Arena Skating Center on February 9, 2014 in Sochi, Russia.  (Photo by Streeter Leck
Streeter Lecka/Getty Images

When: Monday, Feb. 10

Where: Adler Arena Skating Center

TV Time: 6:35 a.m. ET

Channel: NBC

Live Stream: NBCOlympics.com

 

Outlook

This marks the first time the United States will not have a team in this event. This is a shame for Team USA, as they figured to be able to medal easily in the relay. The United States won the bronze in 1994 and again in 2010. It appears that the torch will be passed to another county this year in Sochi.

 

Speedskating: Men's 500 Meter

SOCHI, RUSSIA - FEBRUARY 08: Sven Kramer of the Netherlands competes during the Men's 5000m Speed Skating event during day 1 of the Sochi 2014 Winter Olympics at Adler Arena Skating Center on February 8, 2014 in Sochi, Russia.  (Photo by Quinn Rooney/Gett
Quinn Rooney/Getty Images

When: Monday, Feb. 10

Where: Adler Arena Skating Center

TV Times: Race 1: 8 a.m. ET; Race 2: 9:55 a.m. ET

Channel: NBC

Live Stream: NBCOlympics.com

 

Outlook

Defending champion Mo Tae-bum of South Korea will look to capture gold once again this year in Sochi. However, he will have to compete with a pair of Japanese skaters who earned medals in Vancouver as well. Keiichiro Nagashima and Joji Kato will look to dethrone Tae-Bum as the three take the ice on Monday.