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U.S. Figure Skating Championships Viewer's Guide

Live coverage of nine-day event starts Saturday, Jan. 14, at 8:30 a.m. ET
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The 2017 Prudential U.S. Figure Skating Championships kick off Saturday, Jan. 14, with icenetwork providing live and on-demand coverage from Kansas City, Missouri.

SCHEDULE

Icenetwork will broadcast live from the Sprint Center and Silverstein Eye Centers Arena. The live streaming schedule for the 2017 U.S. Figure Skating Championships is below.

(All times are Eastern. Schedule is subject to change.)

Saturday, Jan. 14 (Silverstein Eye Centers Arena)
8:30 a.m. - Juvenile Pattern Dance
11:00 a.m. - Juvenile Girls Free Skate
12:30 p.m. - Intermediate Pattern Dance
2:55 p.m. - Juvenile Boys Free Skate
4:25 p.m. - Juvenile Pairs Free Skate
6:40 p.m. - Intermediate Men's Short Program
8:10 p.m. - Intermediate Ladies Short Program
9:40 p.m. - Intermediate Pairs Short Program

Sunday, Jan. 15 (Silverstein Eye Centers Arena)
9:00 a.m. - Juvenile Free Dance
10:30 a.m. - Intermediate Men's Free Skate
12:05 p.m. - Intermediate Free Dance
2:20 p.m. - Intermediate Ladies Free Skate
3:55 p.m. - Intermediate Pairs Free Skate

Monday, Jan. 16 (Silverstein Eye Centers Arena)
10:50 a.m. - Novice Ladies Short Program
12:25 p.m. - Novice Men's Short Program
5:30 p.m. - Novice Pairs Short Program

Tuesday, Jan. 17 (Silverstein Eye Centers Arena)
9:35 a.m. - Novice Ladies Free Skate
11:20 a.m. - Novice Men's Free Skate
2:25 p.m. - Novice Pairs Free Skate
6:35 p.m. - Novice Pattern Dance

Tuesday, Jan. 17 (Sprint Center)
9:40 p.m. - Junior Pairs Short Program

Wednesday, Jan. 18 (Silverstein Eye Centers Arena)
11:00 a.m. - Novice Free Dance

Wednesday, Jan. 18 (Sprint Center)
9:30 a.m. - Junior Men's Short Program
7:00 p.m. - Junior Ladies Short Program
9:00 p.m. - Junior Short Dance

Thursday, Jan. 19 (Sprint Center)
12:00 p.m. - Junior Pairs Free Skate
5:30 p.m. - Senior Pairs Short Program
8:30 p.m. - Opening Ceremony
9:05 p.m. - Senior Ladies Short Program

Friday, Jan. 20 (Sprint Center)
9:30 a.m. - Junior Ladies Free Skate
11:35 a.m. - Junior Free Dance
2:40 p.m. - Junior Men's Free Skate
6:00 p.m. - Senior Short Dance
8:30 p.m. - Senior Men's Short Program

Saturday, Jan. 21 (Sprint Center)
11:00 a.m. - Senior Pairs Free Skate (Group 1)
12:08 p.m. - Senior Free Dance (Group 1)
2:30 p.m. - Senior Pairs Free Skate (Group 2)

Sunday, Jan. 22 (Sprint Center)
2:00 p.m. - Senior Men's Free Skate (Groups 1 & 2)

Icenetwork will be blacked during those times when NBC is on the air Saturday, Jan. 21, and Sunday, Jan. 22. (Click here for a broadcast schedule.) Video of the skaters not shown live on icenetwork will be available on-demand ONLY starting Tuesday, Jan. 24, at noon ET.

The Smucker's Skating Spectacular, which will take place Sunday, Jan. 22, from 8-10:30 p.m. ET, will be available on-demand ONLY starting Tuesday, Jan. 31, at noon ET.

ANNOUNCERS

Icenetwork's announcing team will be headed up by Mike Mancuso, who will handle the play-by-play duties. Joining Mancuso in the booth will be Olympic gold medalist Charlie White, three-time U.S. champion Michael Weiss, two-time U.S. champion John Coughlin and five-time U.S. medalist Tonia Kwiatkowski.

BACKSTAGE COVERAGE

In addition to broadcasting the competition, icenetwork will provide FREE behind-the-scenes video to all registered users beginning Thursday, Jan. 19. This coverage will include live segments from the icenetwork ICE Desk (see schedule below), interviews, technical analysis, special features, press conferences and more. Olympic silver medalist Tanith Belbin White and Coughlin will share hosting duties of the ICE Desk. The rest of icenetwork's backstage team will consist of Charlie White, Coughlin, Weiss and former U.S. international competitor Molly Oberstar, who will serve as a choreography and fashion expert.

Icenetwork will stream a live episode of "The Scott Hamilton Show" on Friday, Jan. 20, at 2:10 p.m. ET. Guests will include Denny Allen, manager of the Lake Placid Olympic Center; Rusty Kath, in-arena host for U.S. Figure Skating events; and Christine Brennan, columnist for USA Today and longtime figure skating journalist.

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"ICE Desk" Live Streaming Schedule

(All times are Eastern. Schedule is subject to change.)

Thursday, Jan. 19
• Prior to the pairs short program at approximately 5:15 p.m.
• Prior to the ladies short program at approximately 8:45 p.m.
• Following the ladies short program at approximately 12:15 a.m. (Friday, Jan. 20)

Friday, Jan. 20
• Prior to the short dance at approximately 5:45 p.m.
• Following the short dance at approximately 8:15 p.m.
• Following the men's short program at approximately 12 a.m. (Saturday, Jan. 21)

Saturday, Jan. 21
• Prior to the pairs free skate (Groups 2 & 3) at approximately 2 p.m.
• Following the free dance (Groups 2 & 3) at approximately 5:55 p.m.
• Prior to the ladies free skate at approximately 7:15 p.m.
• During the ice resurface between groups 2 and 3 of the ladies free skate at approximately 8:55 p.m.
• Following the ladies free skate at approximately 11 p.m.

Sunday, Jan. 22
• Prior to the men's free skate at approximately 1:45 p.m.
• During the ice resurface between groups 2 and 3 of the men's free skate at approximately 3:45 p.m.
• Following the men's free skate at approximately 6 p.m.

Press Conference Schedule

(All times are Eastern. Schedule is subject to change.)

Thursday, Jan. 19
• U.S. Figure Skating President's Press Conference at approximately 4 p.m.
• Following the senior pairs short program at approximately 7:40 p.m.
• Following the senior ladies short program at approximately 12:30 a.m. (Friday, Jan. 20)

Friday, Jan. 20
• Following the senior short dance at approximately 8:15 p.m.
• Following the senior men's short program at approximately 12:10 a.m. (Saturday, Jan. 21)

Saturday, Jan. 21
• Following the senior pairs free skate at approximately 4 p.m.
• Following the senior free dance at approximately 6:30 p.m.
• Following the senior ladies free skate at approximately 11:15 p.m.

Sunday, Jan. 22
• Following the senior men's free skate at approximately 6:20 p.m.