Best of golf gatherPosted: September 19, 2013
Thirty golfers gather in Atlanta this weekend. Who will finish as the top one?
The official 2013 PGA tour season concludes this weekend with the Tour Championship.
Tiger Woods leads the contenders for the FedEx Cup, with Phil Mickelson and Adam Scott close behind. NBC has coverage Saturday at noon and Sunday at 1 p.m.
The NASCAR season continues its postseason Sunday in New Hampshire. Coverage begins at 2 p.m. on ESPN. The Nationwide racers will be in Kentucky Saturday, and ESPNews has the action at 7:30 p.m.
Formula One racing heads to Singapore Sunday at 8 a.m. on NBC Sports network. Practice will be Friday at 9:30 a.m.
The Orioles face the Red Sox Thursday at 7 p.m. on MASN, then battle Tampa Bay (Friday and Sunday on MASN2 and Saturday afternoon on Fox.)
Fox also offers Giants-Yankees Saturday, and TBS brings the series finale Sunday at 1:05 p.m. ESPN shows Cardinals-Brewers Sunday night.
The Nationals host Miami Thursday on MASN2, then move to MASN for the weekend.
The NFL weekend begins in Philadelphia, with Andy Reid returning with the Chiefs to face the Eagles on NFL network Thursday at 8:20 p.m.
Sunday, the Redskins face the Lions at 1 p.m. on Fox. CBS has the doubleheader, with Ravens-Texans at 1 p.m. followed by the Colts’ trip to San Francisco.
The Steelers try to get on the winning track against the Bears on NBC Sunday night, while Peyton Manning and the Broncos tackle the Raiders Monday on ESPN.
The college football weekend begins Thursday at 7:30 p.m. with Clemson facing North Carolina State on ESPN. Boise State travels to Fresno State Friday at 9 p.m.
CBS heads to the Swamp Saturday at 3:30 p.m., as Tennessee faces Florida. Notre Dame takes on Michigan State on NBC, while Fox has the Pac-12 battle between Stanford and Arizona State at 7 p.m.
ABC offers Purdue against Wisconsin and Utah State-USC at 3:30 p.m., with ESPN2 showing the game not seen over-the-air in your area. Michigan faces Connecticut and Kansas State battles Texas in primetime.
ACC network offers Pittsburgh at Duke Saturday at 12:30 p.m.
ESPN starts its day at noon with North Carolina taking on Georgia Tech. Arkansas faces Rutgers at 3:30 p.m. before Auburn battles LSU at 7:45 p.m.
San Jose State heads to Minnesota at noon on ESPN2. Top-ranked Alabama takes on Colorado State at 7 p.m., then it’s Utah against BYU at 10:15 p.m.
FoxSports1 offers Louisiana Tech against Kansas at noon, then at 4 p.m. Louisiana-Monroe meets Baylor.
MASN offers Houston against Rice Saturday at 3 p.m., followed by Texas Tech-Texas State at 7:30 p.m.
Lehigh meets Princeton at 6 p.m. on NBC Sports network.
North of the border, Edmonton takes on Winnipeg Friday at 8 p.m. on ESPN2.
Weather permitting, America’s Cup continues Thursday at 3:30 p.m. on NBC Sports network. If Team Oracle holds off New Zealand, more races will continue Friday and into the weekend.
Colorado travels to Portland for MLS action Friday at 10 p.m. on NBC Sports network, and Seattle faces the Galaxy Saturday at 10:30 p.m.
Premier League action continues on NBC Sports network with three games Saturday. Norwich City faces Aston Villa at 7:45 a.m., followed by Liverpool-Southampton and Chelsea against Fulham.
Manchester City meets Manchester United Sunday at 11 a.m.
The WNBA playoffs start Thursday on ESPN2 with Washington facing Atlanta at 8 p.m. Los Angeles faces Phoenix in the nightcap at 10 p.m. Sunday brings Game 2 between Chicago and Indiana at 3 p.m., and Minnesota-Seattle at 5 p.m.