Sochi 2014 News Gallery: Opening Cer...

Gallery: Opening Ceremony Of The Sochi Olympic Winter Games

Feb. 07, 2014, 3:21 p.m. (ET)

The Sochi 2014 Olympic Winter Games officially opened Friday, February 7. Nordic combined athlete Todd Lodwick carried the American flag and led the U.S. delegation into Fisht Olympic Stadium. Tune in to NBC Friday, February 7 at 7:30 p.m. ET to watch coverage from the Opening Ceremony, including the Parade of Nations and the lighting of the cauldron.