U.S. OLYMPIC Curling trials

Playoff round, best-of-three

Baxter Arena, Omaha

MEN’S pairings

Team Shuster (John Shuster, Tyler George, Matt Hamilton, John Landsteiner, Joe Polo) vs. Team McCormick or Team Birr (the teams will play a tiebreaker at 8:30 a.m. Thursday).

WOMEN’S pairings

Team Roth (Nina Roth, Tabitha Peterson, Aileen Geving, Becca Hamilton) vs. Team Sinclair (Jamie Sinclair, Alex Carlson, Vicky Persinger, Monica Walker)

Schedule

• Thursday, 1:30 p.m. (women’s), 6 p.m. (men’s)

• Friday, 1 p.m. (women’s), 6:30 p.m. (men’s)

• Saturday, if necessary: 10 a.m. (women’s), 6:30 p.m. (men’s)

TV: NBCSN will televise all men’s playoff games live. Women’s games will be shown on tape delay Thursday (9 p.m.), Friday (9:30 p.m.) and Saturday if necessary (9:30 p.m.)