Johnny Weir, Tara Lipinski to join NBC's Kentucky Derby coverage

Tuesday April 29th, 2014
Tara Lipinski and Johnny Weir connected with audiences during the Sochi broadcast for NBC.
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Miami Heat forward Shane Battier (left) had an internship of sorts covering the NBA draft for ESPN.
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3e. Chelsea's win over Liverpool on Sunday averaged 940,000 viewers, the most-watched early (pre-10 a.m. ET kickoff) game ever in the U.S., according to NBC Sports. The network said the game was the third most-watched EPL match ever on cable (behind 1.033 million for the 2012 "Manchester Derby" on ESPN, and 1.019 million for Chelsea-Manchester United on NBCSN last January).

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