One Shining MomentPosted: April 3, 2014
Ready for the Final Four?
Check your local listings.
TBS gets the Final Four Saturday action this year. Top-seed Florida takes on the court against Connecticut at 6 p.m. and Wisconsin meets Kentucky’s freshmen five in the nightcap.
If you head to CBS like you’ve done since 1982, you’ll be disappointed.
CBS will be there Monday at 9 p.m. for the final.
And for “One Shining Moment” to roll after the nets come down.
The women’s Final Four will be on ESPN Sunday. ACC newcomer Notre Dame bids farewell to Big Ten-bound Maryland at 6:30 p.m., then Connecticut battles Stanford. The final will be Tuesday.
The NIT concludes Thursday at 7 p.m. when SMU meets Minnesota on ESPN.
ESPN shows the boys final of the National High School championship Saturday at noon. The semifinals are Friday at 2:30 p.m. and 4:30 p.m. on ESPN2. The best girls teams meet Saturday at 10 a.m. on ESPN2.
The Wizards continue their contest for the playoffs, visiting the Knicks Friday at 7 p.m. on Comcast and hosting the Bulls Saturday at 7:30 p.m.
TNT offers the Spurs’ battle with Oklahoma City Thursday at 8 p.m., followed by the Mavericks at Clippers. The Nuggets and Grizzlies tangle on ESPN Friday at 7 p.m. before the Thunder visit the Rockets.
The Heat and Knicks play on ABC Sunday at 1 p.m., and it’s the battle of Los Angeles between the Lakers and Clippers at 3:30 p.m.
FoxSports1 takes over the Saturday afternoon baseball coverage in 2014, and begins the season with a twinbill. The Twins face the Indians at 1 p.m., then the Dodgers face the Giants. The Dodgers return to Sunday night baseball on ESPN2 at 8 p.m.
The Orioles close out their season opening series with the Red Sox Thursday at 7 p.m. on MASN, and visit Detroit Friday at 1 p.m. on MASN2, Saturday at 1 p.m. on MASN and Sunday at 1 p.m. on MASN2.
The Nationals face the Mets Thursday at 1 p.m. on MASN, then host the Braves in the home opener Friday at 1 p.m. The series continues Saturday at 7 p.m. and Sunday at 1 p.m. on MASN.
On the college diamond, North Carolina State heads to Clemson Saturday at 1 p.m. on Comcast and Middle Tennessee State faces Southern Mississippi on FoxSport1 Sunday at 2:30 p.m.
ESPN has college softball between Arkansas and Alabama at 3 p.m. Sunday.
Comcast offers the Blue Jackets against Flyers Thursday at 7 p.m. while the Capitals take on the Islanders Saturday at 5 p.m.
NBC Sports network has a pair of games Thursday, with the Wild at Blackhawks at 8 p.m. followed by the Kings taking on the Sharks. The Capitals take on the Devils Friday at 7 p.m., and Buffalo meets Philadelphia Sunday at 7:30 p.m.
The Blackhawks host the Blues Sunday at noon on NBC.
NASCAR heads to Texas this weekend, with the Sprint Cup race on Fox Sunday at 3 p.m. The Nationwide racers go Friday at 8:30 p.m. on ESPN2.
Bahrain hosts Formula One racing this weekend, with the race Sunday at 11 a.m. on NBC Sports network. There’s qualifying Friday at 11 a.m.
Getting ready for the Masters, the PGA tour visits Houston on NBC Saturday and Sunday at 3 p.m.
In the MLS, Seattle battles Portland Saturday at 3 p.m. on NBC Sports network.
Chelsea takes on Stoke City Saturday at noon on NBC. Manchester City meets Southampton on NBC Sports network at 7:45 a.m., followed by Newcastle United-Manchester United at 10 a.m. Everton plays Arsenal Sunday at 8:30 a.m.
FoxSports1 has a Europa League quarterfinal between Olympique Lyonnais and Juventus Thursday at 3 p.m.
ESPN2 offers the Family Circle Cup Thursday at 1 p.m. There’s quarterfinal play Friday at 1 p.m., a semifinal Saturday at 1 p.m. and final Sunday at 1 p.m.
Preparations for the Kentucky Derby continue on NBC Sports network, with the Wood Memorial and Santa Anita Derby at 5:30 p.m.