Last year’s feud between Brooks Koepka and Bryson DeChambeau seems quaint compared to the current controversy surrounding the game with many PGA golfers accepting obscene sums of money to play on the Saudi-backed LIV Tour and being banned from playing. in future PGA Tour events as a result. However, previous major tournament winners are eligible to play at the US Open this week, which could lead to some awkward pairings and post-match press conferences. Phil Mickelson, Dustin Johnson, Bryson DeChambeau, Sergio Garcia and Patrick Reed are among the LIV dropouts gearing up this week.
One name you won’t see in the rankings this week is Tiger Woods, who is resting for a trip to St. Andrews for the British Open next month.
Here’s what you need to know to watch golf this week.
- What: US Open 2022
- When: June 16-19
- Where: The Country Club in Brookline, Massachusetts
- television/broadcast: NBC, USA Network and Peacock
Broadcast coverage and live TV
USA Network has early coverage every day of the tournament except Saturday’s third round, which is exclusive to NBC. You can also watch NBC’s coverage every day on Peacock. Additionally, Peacock will have exclusive live coverage at the start of each day.
Here’s the broadcast schedule (all times ET):
Round 1: Thursday June 17
- Peacock: 6:43 to 9:30 a.m.
- USA: 9:30 am to 2 pm
- NBC and Peacock: 2-5 p.m.
- USA: 5 to 7 pm
Round 2: Friday June 18
- Peacock: 6:43 to 9:30 a.m.
- USA: 9:30 a.m. to 4 p.m.
- NBC and Peacock: 4 to 7 p.m.
Round 3: Saturday June 19
- Peacock: 10 a.m. to 12 p.m.
- NBC and Peacock: 12 to 8 p.m.
Round 4: Sunday June 20
- Peacock: 9 to 10 am
- USA: 10am to 12pm
- NBC and Peacock: 12-7 p.m.
Live TV streaming options
If you don’t have a cable or satellite television subscription, you can watch the tournament with a live TV streaming service or NBC’s Peacock streaming service. The top five live TV streaming services offer NBC and the USA Network. the problem is thatso check each one using the links below to make sure it’s broadcasting NBC in your area.
Peacock offers three tiers: a limited free plan and two Premium plans. The Premium plan with ads costs $5 per month, and the Premium plan without ads costs $10 per month. You need one of the Premium plans to watch the US Open. Peacock will show NBC’s live coverage for each round along with exclusive live coverage at the start of each day. It will also show featured groups and featured holes throughout the four days of the tournament.
Read our peacock review.
YouTube TV is $65 a month and includes NBC and the USA Network. Enter your zip code on your welcome page to see which local network affiliates are available in your area.
Read our YouTube TV review.
Hulu with Live TV is $70 a month and includes NBC and USA Network. Click the “View Channels in Your Area” link on your welcome page to see what local channels are offered in your zip code.
Read our review of Hulu with Live TV.
Most live TV streaming services offer a free trial or discounts for the first month and allow you to cancel at any time. They all require a strong internet connection. Looking for more information? Check out our guide to live TV streaming services.
Weekend Option: Free Air TV
If you live in an area with good reception, you can watch the Saturday and Sunday afternoon action on NBC for free on over-the-air broadcast channels by simply attaching ato almost any TV.