Monday, 03 December 2001
NBC, in association with HDNet, will broadcast selected events at the upcoming 2002 Olympic Winter Games from Salt Lake City in high definition, Gary Zenkel, Executive Vice President, NBC Olympics, announced today.
"NBC’s high definition Olympic broadcasts from Salt Lake will deliver the world’s premier television event to NBC affiliate stations and digital television homes using the world’s premier television technology" Zenkel said. "We are pleased to be able to tap into the experience HDNet has in covering sporting events in high definition. The NBC HDTV Olympic programming will also be available on HDNet’s Channel 199 on DIRECTV."