NBCUniversal slightly ahead of Sochi for 2018 Winter Olympics ad sales

NBCUniversal slightly ahead of Sochi for 2018 Winter Olympics ad sales

NBCUniversal slightly ahead of Sochi for 2018 Winter Olympics ad sales

Since social media reached critical mass, Olympic TV viewers have frequently groused about seeing events on delay. "This is exciting news for the audience, the advertisers, and our affiliates alike", said Jim Bell, President, NBC Olympics Production & Programming in a statement. The company made the announcement to buyers and advertisers during an Olympics upfront presentation in NBC's Studio 8H, where Saturday Night Live is filmed.

"We know that the players definitely want to play and the fans want to watch the best players in the Olympic Winter Games Pyeongchang 2018", Adams said.

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NBCUniversal is paying $963 million for the right to broadcast the Winter Olympics from PyeongChang, South Korea, as part of a $4.38 billion media rights deal with the International Olympic Committee (IOC) that carries through the 2020 Summer Olympics from Tokyo. A "Primetime Plus" program, consisting of live continuing coverage from PyeongChang, will air after the local news. NBC and BuzzFeed, which co-produced the Snapchat content during the Rio Olympics, will collaborate again on the Publisher Stories.

NBCU said almost 35 million Snapchatters in the US consumed NBC's Rio Olympic coverage.

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On most nights during the games, NBC's prime-time coverage will begin at 5:00 p.m. pacific. Major 2018 Winter Olympic events, such as alpine skiing, figure skating and snowboarding, will be scheduled in the morning - putting them in prime time for the East Coast of the United States.

The negotiations between the NHL and IIHF have been heated for some time, leading the IIHF to say that failing to participate in the 2018 Olympics could affect the league's intentions of a foray into China for the 2022 Games. NBC Olympics will provide clips, brand marks, logos, and other material.

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