they made the best compromise possible work almost to perfection.
they kept the opening ceremonies on TSN as they should because,
A - whatever is already on should stay on til finished
b - more people and sponsers want the Olympics on
at the same time, they did put it on for us on tsn2 and somehow got the league to prospone the start as long as possible
result, to all the whiners, you missed a kickoff and 2 freaking plays, and nothing spectacular.
and Paul should be respected more than anyone else ever in the music industry, regardless of age or music preference.