This is the schedule for today in Canada.
Day 12 Highlights: Tuesday, Feb. 23 – Now or Never: Canada vs. Germany in Hockey QualificationsDAY 12 – SCHEDULED SPORTS HIGHLIGHTS (SUBJECT TO CHANGE)
OLYMPIC DAYTIME/JEUX OLYMPIQUES EN JOURNÉE
Hockey: Men’s Playoff – Switzerland takes on Belarus in the first playoff qualifier of the day (Rogers Sportsnet, RDS, CTVOlympics.ca, RDSolympiques.ca)
Freestyle Skiing: Ladies’ Ski Cross – Reigning World Champion Ashleigh McIvor leads the talented team of Canadian ski cross racers, which includes 2010 World Cup gold medallist Kelsey Serwa and Julia Murray, daughter of Crazy Canuck Dave Murray (CTV, V/CPAC, ATN – Urdu, CTVOlympics.ca, RDSolympiques.ca)
Long Track Speed Skating: Men’s 10,000m – Canadian Lucas Makowsky skates 25 laps in Long Track Speed Skating’s marathon event (CTV, APTN, CTVOlympics.ca, RDSolympiques.ca)
Alpine Skiing: Men’s Giant Slalom – Canadian Robbie Dixon takes to the slopes of Whistler Creekside (TSN, RIS Info Sports, CTVOlympics.ca, RDSolympiques.ca)
Curling: Men’s – With a perfect 8-0 record, Kevin Martin and Team Canada face off against Wang Fengchun and Team China (TSN, RDS, APTN, CTVOlympics.ca, RDSolympiques.ca)
Curling: Women’s – Cheryl Bernard skips Team Canada against Great Britain in its first of two matches on Tuesday (Rogers Sportsnet, RDS, APTN, CTVOlympics.ca, RDSolympiques.ca)
OLYMPIC PRIME TIME/JEUX OLYMPIQUES AUX HEURES DE GRANDE ÉCOUTE
Hockey: Men’s Playoff – Sidney Crosby leads Team Canada in the playoff qualification game against Germany, looking for a berth in the quarter-finals (CTV, V/CPAC, OMNI-Italian/Cantonese/Punjabi, THE FAN Radio Network, Corus Québec, CTVOlympics.ca, RDSolympiques.ca)
Hockey: Men’s Playoff – Czech Republic takes on Latvia in the third playoff qualification game of the day (TSN, V/CPAC, CTVOlympics.ca, RDSolympiques.ca)
Hockey: Men’s Playoff – Slovakia and Norway compete for a spot in the quarter-finals (CTV, RDS, CTVOlympics.ca, RDSolympiques.ca)
Figure Skating: Ladies’ – Joannie Rochette competes with a heavy heart as she skates her short program (CTV, Rogers Sportsnet, RDS, OMNI-Portuguese/Mandarin, ATN – Punjabi, CTVOlympics.ca, RDSolympiques.ca)
Curling: Women’s – Team Canada takes on Liudmila Privivkova and Team Russia in its second match of the day (Rogers Sportsnet, RIS Info Sports, CTVOlympics.ca, RDSolympiques.ca)
DAY 12 – ADDITIONAL HIGHLIGHTS (SUBJECT TO CHANGE)
OLYMPIC MORNING – Ski Cross world champ and Whistler native Ashleigh McIvor works out with Seamus.
LE REVEIL OLYMPIQUE – Pierre Harvey, the first Canadian to win a World Cup medal in cross-country skiing, offers his perspective on both the Olympic Games and his son Alex Harvey, who is competing. Also, host Claude Mailhot hosts Joé Juneau.
ETALK and FASHIONTELEVISION – Tanya Kim interviews Canadian rapper Classified and Leah Miller goes skating with SO YOU THINK YOU CAN DANCE CANADA Top 6 competitor and Olympian Emanuel Sandhu.
MOD LIVE @ THE BASE – The Fray drop by the Whistler set to talk about their performance at Whistler Medals Plaza. Then, the cast from the MTV hit series PEAK SEASON joins the VJs at the Garibaldi Lift Co. for the evening show. Mississauga rockers Billy Talent are featured on Tuesday’s Victory Ceremony concert from BC Place.
DIGITAL LOUNGE – Coverage of Team Canada continues; Matt Wells heads out to learn about Canada’s north and meet some new canine friends. Also, on RDSolympiques.ca, fans send words of support to Joannie Rochette.