Olympics Watch: What Was Your Favorite Moment From Sochi 2014, Day 8?


It wasn’t 1980. It wasn’t the Miracle on Ice. It wouldn’t even decide who stands on the podium to receive a medal.

But the preliminary-round men’s ice hockey game between Team USA and Team Russia, which ended in an eight (!)-round shootout, was nothing if not an edge-of-your-seat thriller. READ MORE

Ratings: Winter Olympics Hit Low on Friday

Winter Olympics Ratings Low

NBC’s coverage of the Winter Olympics in Sochi on Friday night averaged 19.1 million total viewers and a 4.5 demo rating, per fast nationals. READ MORE

Olympics Watch: What Was Your Favorite Moment From Sochi 2014, Day 7?

Winter Olympics Sochi Games

Anyone else feel like they wanna give the collected men’s Olympic figure skating contingent a big hug?

Even though 19-year-old Japanese phenom Yuzuru Hanyu came away from Friday’s free skate with a gold medal …READ MORE

Ratings: Rake Holds Steady Vs. Winter Olympics


Fox’s Rake pulled off the improbable this Thursday night, holding steady in the demo — with a 1.1 rating — opposite the mighty Winter Olympics.

In total viewers, the freshman drama …READ MORE

Meredith Vieira Pulls Olympics Duty Tonight, First Woman Ever to Serve as Solo Host

Meredith Vieira Host Winter Olympics

Meredith Vieira will fill in for Bob Costas as host of NBC’s Winter Olympics coverage this Friday night. READ MORE

Olympics Watch: What Was Your Favorite Moment From Sochi 2014, Day 6?

Freestyle Skiing - Winter Olympics Day 6

U.S. favorites Heather Richardson and Brittany Bowe raced to the finish line hoping to get the best time – and the first U.S. medal for speed skating in Sochi – but it was China’s Zhang Hong who took home the gold. (Better luck next time, America).

TVLine Items: Bob Costas Eyes Olympics Return, Supernatural Dad Gets Shameless and More

Bob Costas Olympics Return

Ailing NBC sportscaster Bob Costas predicts he’ll soon be back covering the Winter Olympics despite an eye infection that has forced him to hand over the anchor reins to Matt Lauer. READ MORE

Olympics Watch: What Was Your Favorite Moment From Sochi 2014, Day 5?

Winter Olympics Sochi Games

Russia’s Tatiana Volosozhar and Maxim Trankov wore shades of gold for their Olympic free skate Wednesday — a choice that coordinated nicely with …READ MORE

Big Bang Theory, Elementary to Dodge Thursday Football By Starting the Fall on a New Night

Fall TV Preview
Returning Shows 2014 Spoilers

Neither Sheldon nor Sherlock will be sitting on the sidelines when Thursday Night Football fills CBS’ dance card for eight weeks this fall. READ MORE

Ratings: Dads Finale Drops Hardest, Killer Women Steady Opposite Winter Olympics

Ratings Dads Finale Fox

Fox’s Dads wrapped its freshman (forever?) run on Tuesday night with 2.6 million total viewers and a 1.1 demo rating, dropping 30 and 27 percent week-to-week against the mighty Winter Olympics.

Continuing Fox’s fresh fare at 9 o’clock, New Girl …READ MORE