Originally Posted by SteelCityMom
No the marathon has nothing to do with it. It's just NBC. They did it last year and the year before too. CBC even offered to allow the Pens to use their broadcast last year for the games they weren't allowed to show and NBC wouldn't even allow that.
I understand. I just thought they might be saying it in this case as more of an excuse.
Besides, marathons usually start early morning and are done by noon. That's for everyone of course. Those folks that finish 26 miles in just over 2 hours... is amazing.