The opening ceremonies of the 2008 summer Olympics occurred a few hours ago and will be televised tonight on NBC. They were reportedly the most expensive opening ceremonies ever, in excess of $100 million (according to NPR).
Here’s a list of the networks that will be broadcasting various events:
NBC: Gymnastics, swimming, diving, volleyball, cycling, and track and field
USA: Tennis, basketball, table tennis, baseball
CNBC: Boxing, softball, and tennis
MSNBC: Soccer, wrestling, and coverage
Oxygen: Equestrian, synchronized swimming, and gymnastics
Move Olympic coverage is available online at www.NBCOlympics.com.