Let’s go racing, boysPosted: February 19, 2015
It’s DW time.
“Boogity, boogity, boogity, let’s go racing boys.”
Darrell Waltrip and the Fox crew bring the 2015 Daytona 500 Sunday. Coverage starts at noon.
Jeff Gordon, who announced this will be his final full-time NASCAR season, has the pole position with Jimmie Johnson on the outside of the front row. The rest of the field will be determined after Thursday’s Twin Duels, covered by FoxSports1 at 7 p.m.
FoxSports1 has the opening race of the XFINITY series Saturday at 3 p.m., after the first truck series race Friday at 7:30 p.m.
NBC holds its national hockey day Sunday as the Capitals meet the Flyers at 12:30 p.m., followed by Bruins-Blackhawks at 3 p.m.
The Stadium Series visits the 49ers’ new stadium Saturday at 10 p.m., with the Sharks hosting the Kings on NBC Sports network.
Comcast has the Capitals’ contest with Winnipeg Thursday at 7 p.m. and the meeting with the Islanders Saturday at 12:30 p.m.
The Penguins visit Columbus on NBC Sports network Thursday at 7 p.m. The Stars visit the Wild Sunday at 8 p.m.
The ACC network offers Georgia Tech-North Carolina Saturday at noon along with Pittsburgh’s visit to Syracuse.
Indiana meets Purdue Thursday at 7 p.m. on ESPN, followed by Connecticut-Memphis.
ESPN2 has SMU facing Temple Thursday at 7 p.m., then Mississippi plays Mississippi State. Cleveland State clashes with Green Bay Friday at 7 p.m.
CBS brings Florida’s trip to LSU Saturday at 1 p.m., and Ohio State battles Michigan Sunday at 1 p.m.
Minnesota-Wisconsin starts ESPN’s day Saturday at noon. It’s off to the ACC at 2 p.m. for Miami against Louisville and Clemson heading to Duke, then top-ranked Kentucky hosts Auburn at 7 p.m.. UCLA plays Arizona at 9 p.m.
ESPN2’s slate of six Saturday games begins with VCU meeting Massachusetts. Iowa State tackles Texas at 2 p.m, followed by TCU-Kansas. Virginia Tech heads to North Carolina State at 6 p.m. before Alabama meets Georgia. Gonzaga facing Saint Mary’s closes the night at 10 p.m.
Seton Hall tangles with St. John’s Saturday at noon and Utah meets Oregon Sunday at 3 p.m. on FoxSports1.
Dayton duels with Duquesne Saturday at 2 p.m. on NBC Sports network, followed by Drexel-Northeastern. LaSalle faces St. Louis Sunday at 2:30 p.m. before William & Mary faces Hofstra.
Notre Dame takes on Boston College Saturday at 4 p.m. on Comcast, and College of Charleston clashes with James Madison at 7 p.m.
Fairfield faces Niagara on MASN Thursday at 7 p.m. It’s off to the Ivy League Friday at 8 p.m. with Columbia-Brown.
Southern Miss clashes with Charlotte Saturday at 5:30 p.m., and East Tennessee faces Chattanooga at 8 p.m.
There’s three more games Sunday, starting with Furman against UNC-Greensboro at 1 p.m. before Cleveland State-Milwaukee at 3:30 p.m. It’s off to the Ohio Valley at 6:30 p.m., with Southeast Missouri meeting Eastern Illinois.
MASN2 has Rice traveling to Florida International Thursday at 8 p.m. Butler takes on Xavier Saturday at 2 p.m. and Grand Canyon hosts New Mexico State at 9 p.m. Western Kentucky goes against Middle Tennessee Sunday at 1 p.m.
In women’s hoops, Duke meets North Carolina State Sunday at noon on ESPN2. Rutgers takes on Michigan State at 2 p.m., followed by California-Stanford.
West Virginia battles Iowa State on MASN2 Saturday at noon and Old Dominion meets Louisiana Tech Sunday at 3 p.m.
Florida State faces Boston College on Comcast at 1 p.m. Sunday.
TNT offers the Thunder’s game with Dallas Thursday at 8 p.m. The Spurs battle the Clippers in the nightcap.
The Wizards host LeBron James and the Cavaliers Friday at 8 p.m. on Comcast and ESPN. Comcast has the visit to Detroit Sunday at 3:30 p.m.
ESPN’s Friday night finale matches San Antonio and Golden State at 10:30 p.m.
Tottenham Hotspur takes on West Ham United Sunday at 7 a.m. on NBC Sports network. It’s Everton-Leicester City at 9 a.m. and then Southampton battles Liverpool.
CBS has the PGA tour’s Northern Trust Open Saturday and Sunday at 3 p.m.