NBC decided to show this event on their B network, using their B teams of commentators, and shooting all the interviews with a Flip cam. Well, that’s understandable; it’s not like it was THE WORLD CHAMPIONSHIPS OR ANYTHING. At least, WE’RE going with our A team. Liz and Tori give this event the respect it deserves. They also pity the fool who put Alena Leonova in this:
Featuring Richard Dornbush, Ross Miner, Ryan Bradley, Takahiko Kozuka, Michal BÅ™ezina, Patrick Chan, Nobunari Oda, Florent Amodio, Brian Joubert, and Artur Gachinski, aka Evgeni 2.0.
Featuring Meagan Duhamel & Eric Radford, Caitlin Yankowskas & John Coughlin, Amanda Evora & Mark Ladwig, Pang Qing & Tong Jian, Tatiana Volosozhar & Maxim Trankov, Aliona Savchenko & Robin Szolkowy, and Yuko Kavaguti & Alexander Smirnov.
Featuring Rachael Flatt, Alissa Czisny, Alena Leonova, Carolina Kostner, Miki Ando, Yuna Kim, and Mao Asada.
Maia Shibutani & Alex Shibutani, Tessa Virtue & Scott Moir, Meryl Davis & Charlie White, Nathalie PÃ©chalat & Fabian Bourzat, Madison Chock & Greg Zuerlein, and Elena Ilinykh & Nikita Katsalapov.