Former Olympic figure skater Johnny Weir is in Sochi working for NBC as a commentator.
He’s great on television. NBC uses Scott Hamilton as an analyst during the tape-delayed primetime broadcast, but Weir has been the one analysing the routines live when they air on NBC Sports Network.
While Weir is known for his outsized personality (he had a reality show once), his biggest strength as a broadcaster is his ability to concisely explain the intricacies of figure skating to a general audience.
In addition to his solid performance in the announcing both, he’s unquestionably the most fashionable man in Sochi.
He has really stepped his game up for the Olympics:
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