[Olympics] This Is Not A Drill- Curling Is On RIGHT NOW

Sure, the official opening ceremonies for the 2018 Winter Olympics isn't until Friday night on NBC, but as we've been telling you for the last two weeks, the events start early.

[Olympics]  This Is Not A Drill- Curling Is On RIGHT NOW
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INNSBRUCK, AUSTRIA – JANUARY 20 Mikhail Vaskov (RUS) and his partner from the Czech Republic beat team Estonia and Italy in the curling mixed doubles by 10:3 on January 20, 2012 in Innsbruck, Austria.

Right now in fact, on NBCSports, there is a Curling match between Korea and Finland, with Korea taking the mixed doubles first win in the 2018 games.

Don't worry, there's a block of 5 hours of curling and includes Canada vs Norway and China vs Switzerland.

Let's not forget the epicness that was the Norwegian Curling Team's pants back in 201o during the Vancouver Winter Games, they were pretty epic.

The medal rounds for both the Mens and Womens curling events are scheduled to take place on February 23rd, 24th, and 25th.  You can check out the entire Olympics curling schedule here.

We'll be doing our best to bring you up to date medal standings and event highlights once the games get going, and rest assured that we'll be live tweeting the opening Ceremonies when they air live on NBC on Friday  February 9th.

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About Mary Anne Butler

Bleeding Cool News Editor Mary Anne Butler (Mab, for short) has been part of the fast-paced world of journalism since she was 15, getting her start in album reviews and live concert coverage for a nationally published (print) music magazine. She eventually transitioned to online media, writing for such sites as UGO/IGN, ComicsOnline, Geek Magazine, Ace of Geeks, Aggressive Comix (where she is still Editor-in-Chief), and most recently Bleeding Cool. 

Over the past 10 years, she’s built a presence at conventions across the globe as a cosplayer (occasionally), photographer (constantly), panelist and moderator (mostly), and reporter (always). 

 Interviews, reviews, observations, breaking news, and objective reporting are the name of the game for the founder of Harkonnen Knife Fight, a Dune-themed band with an international presence. 

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