TOKYO, JAPAN - MARCH 19: A Tokyo 2020 Olympics banner is displayed on a building, on March 19, 2020 in Tokyo, Japan. As Japanese and IOC officials continued to insist that the Games would go ahead as planned, Japans Deputy Prime Minister said on Wednesday that the Tokyo Olympics are cursed, as speculation grows that the Olympics will have to be postponed due to the ongoing coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic. (Photo by Carl Court/Getty Images)
NBC has announced that they will be showing the opening ceremony of the Tokyo Olympics live on July 23rd at 7 a.m. ET.
Tokyo is 13 hours ahead of NY and 16 ahead of LA. The “Today Show” will provide coverage of the Olympics with athlete interviews, reactions, etc. Olympic officials state that obviously some of the events will be impacted by the COVID-19 pandemic, but that main events will still more than likely take place.