Wednesday, September 3

2008 BMW Championship TV Schedule

FIFTEEN-PLUS HOURS OF TV COVERAGE are scheduled for the BMW Championship this week at Bellerive Country Club in St. Louis, Missouri. It’s the third of four events of the FedEx Cup Playoffs. Tune in to the Golf Channel on Thursday and Friday and NBC on Saturday and Sunday.

Thursday: 2 p.m. to 6 p.m. ET on Golf Channel
Friday: 2 p.m. to 6 p.m. ET on Golf Channel
Saturday: 12 p.m. to 3:30 p.m. ET on NBC
Sunday: 2 p.m. to 6 p.m. ET on NBC

According to tournament officials, NBC will begin its Saturday broadcast at 11:30 a.m. followed by Golf Channel coverage.

Satellite Radio

The PGA Tour Network on XM Satellite Radio will air 60 hours of coverage of the BMW Championship:

Thursday: 6 a.m. to 8 p.m. ET
Friday: 6 a.m. to 8 p.m. ET
Saturday: 6 a.m. to 8 p.m. ET
Sunday: 6 a.m. to 12 a.m. ET

(Note: You can listen to the coverage at

I’m here in St. Louis, so I plan to bring you plenty of tournament notes and perspective. Stay tuned.

−The Armchair Golfer

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Anonymous said...

I have 2 Tickets for Sat or Sunday for BMW Championship Golf Tourney. Need to swap for 2 friday tickets, local (St. Louis area only).

Anonymous said...

The BMW Championship is a huge event for the golf world; however, it only gets secondary coverage in the local media. If St. Louis wants a regular PGA event, they need to show the world they are not just a baseball town.

The Armchair Golfer said...

Maybe so Anon 9:31, but the coverage I saw in the Saturday Post-Dispatch looked fairly comprehensive to this non-local observer.