nWhat: 22nd Winter Olympics.
nWhen: Competition started Thursday; opening ceremonies are today.
nWhere: Sochi, Russia.
nAthletes: About 4,000 from 85 nations.
nEvents: 98 in 15 sports.
nTime difference: Sochi is nine hours ahead of Eastern Standard Time in the United States.
nTV/Web: NBC Universal, which includes NBC, MSNBC and www.NBCOlympics.com, will broadcast 1,539 hours of Olympic coverage. The Canadian Broadcasting Corp. (CBC) will have more than 1,500 hours, including every event live.
nFollowing the Olympics: For complete coverage throughout the Games, visit www.watertowndailytimes.com/section/sports.