2022 Monster Energy Supercross Season Heats Up at Atlanta Motor Speedway this Saturday Live at 3:00 p.m. ET on NBC and Peacock

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2022 Monster Jam Season Continues fom St. Louis this
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STAMFORD, CT – April 14, 2022 – (Motor Sports NewsWire) – The 2022 Monster Energy Supercross season heats up this Saturday with Round 14 from Atlanta Motor Speedway in Georgia live at 3 p.m. ET on NBC and Peacock. The race marks the first of three consecutive races to air live on the broadcast network.

Marvin Musquin won the 450SX Class Triple Crown last week in St. Louis with Chase Sexton finishing second and Eli Tomac rounding out the podium in third place. Tomac continues to lead the points standings with four races remaining this season. The 250SX Class features the Dave Coombs Sr. East/West Showdown and first-time standings leaders Christian Craig and Jett Lawrence, this week in Atlanta.

NBC Sports’ Supercross play-by-play commentator Leigh Diffey calls the race action with five-time Supercross champion and seven-time Motocross champion Ricky Carmichael as analyst, and reporters Will Christien and Daniel Blair. NBC Sports’ Rutledge Wood, who is an Atlanta native, will also provide special on-track reports.

Qualifying coverage on Saturday from Atlanta gets underway at 9 a.m. ET exclusively on Peacock. All Supercross heats, qualifiers and live and on-demand replays of races are available on Peacock. Click here for more details. NBCSports.com and the NBC Sports app will provide live streaming coverage of Saturday’s race. An encore of the race will be presented Sunday at noon ET on CNBC.

All 17 Supercross races, highlighted by exclusive live coverage of heats, qualifiers and Main Event races, will be presented across NBC, CNBC, USA Network, Peacock and NBC Sports digital platforms. The 2022 season will feature a record three live races and 13 total hours of coverage on NBC. The complete schedule can be found here.

BROADCAST TEAM

  • Play by Play: Leigh Diffey
  • Analyst: Ricky Carmichael
  • Reporters: Will Christien, Daniel Blair
  • Specialty Reporter: Rutledge Wood

HOW TO WATCH

  • TV – NBC, CNBC
  • Streaming – Peacock, NBCSports.com, NBC Sports app

Monster Energy SX Atlanta sched

MONSTER JAM

The 2022 Monster Jam season continues this Saturday from St. Louis, Mo., at noon ET on CNBC. Veteran host Scott Jordan returns to the booth with former Monster Jam driver Colt Stephens (analyst) and Leslie Mears (reporter). The complete schedule can be found here.

Monster Energy Supercross and Monster Jam are part of NBC Sports’ “Home of Motorsports” programming throughout 2022, spanning NASCAR, INDYCAR, IMSA, MotoGP, Dakar Rally, and more.

–NBC SPORTS–

About Monster Energy Supercross:

Monster Energy AMA Supercross is the most competitive and highest-profile off-road motorcycle racing championship on the planet. Founded in America and sanctioned by the American Motorcyclist Association (AMA) since 1974. Over 17 weeks and a million-dollar All-Star Race, Supercross attracts some of the largest and most impressive crowds inside the most recognizable and prestigious stadiums in North America to race in front of nearly one million live fans and broadcast to millions more worldwide. For more information, visit SupercrossLIVE.com.

About NBC Sports:

NBC Sports serves sports fans 24/7 with premier live events, insightful studio shows, and compelling original programming. The sports media company consists of NBC Sports, NBC Olympics, USA Network, Golf Channel, Olympic Channel: Home of Team USA, NBC Sports Audio Network and NBC Sports Digital, which includes NBCSports.com, NBCOlympics.com, GolfChannel.com, NBC Sports EDGE, NBC Sports Next, the NBC Sports Talk franchise, multiple apps, and two transactional sports businesses, GolfNow and SportsEngine, and two direct-to-consumer products – NBC Sports Gold and GolfPass. NBC Sports possesses an unparalleled collection of media rights agreements, partnering with some of the most prestigious sports properties in the world: the International Olympic Committee and United States Olympic and Paralympic Committee, the NFL, NASCAR, INDYCAR, PGA TOUR, The R&A, PGA of America, USGA, Churchill Downs, Premier League, Tour de France, French Open, and many more.

About Peacock:

Peacock’s expansive sports programming features live sports coverage including Sunday Night Football, Peacock Sunday Night Football Final, Notre Dame Fighting Irish home football games, and the 2021-22 Premier League season. Upcoming events streaming on Peacock include Super Bowl LVI and the Winter Olympics. Peacock Originals streaming now include Lost Speedways, hosted by Dale Earnhardt, Jr., Golden: The Journey of USA’s Elite Gymnasts, and Michael Phelps: Medals Memories and More. Peacock also offers daily sports programming on the NBC Sports channel which streams Peacock Original Brother from Another and staples like The Dan Patrick Show, Pro Football Talk Live, and The Rich Eisen Show.

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  1. Why does Rutledge Wood have to be on the broadcast team for Supercross. He has no talent and does not know anything about the sport. Please let him stay out of motorcycle racing of all kinds please.

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