A tradition unlike any otherPosted: April 7, 2016
Maybe it’s a new Day at Augusta.
Jason Day, Jordan Speith and Rory McIlroy enter the weekend as top candidates to claim the green jacket. And don’t forget two-time winner Bubba Watson and three-time champ Phil Mickelson.
ESPN has the first two rounds Thursday and Friday at 3 p.m. CBS carries the weekend, with coverage Saturday at 3 p.m. and Sunday at 2 p.m.
Then the winner puts on the green jacket as the sun sets on the weekend.
The Nationals open their home season Thursday at 4 p.m. against the Marlins on MASN. The series continues Saturday at 4 p.m. on MASN and Sunday at 1:30 p.m. on MASN2.
The Orioles close their series with the Twins Thursday at 7 p.m. on MASN2, and meet Tampa Bay Friday on MASN, Saturday on MASN2 and Sunday afternoon on MASN.
FoxSports1 offers the Rangers against the Angels Thursday at 10 p.m. and Giants hosting the Dodgers Saturday at 4 p.m. The weekend closes with the Tigers taking on the Yankees Sunday at 8 p.m. on ESPN.
The Capitals prepare for the playoffs with contests against the Penguins Thursday at 7 p.m., Blues Saturday at 8 p.m. and Ducks Sunday at 7:30 p.m. on Comcast.
NBC has the Flyers against Penguins Saturday at 3 p.m.
NBC Sports network has the Red Wings against Bruins Thursday at 7 p.m. The Flyers face the Islanders Sunday at 7 p.m.
It’s Frozen Four weekend, with semifinals Thursday matching Boston College and Quinnipiac at 5 p.m. and Denver-North Dakota at 8:30 p.m. on ESPN2. ESPN has the finale Saturday at 8 p.m.
TNT brings the Bulls and Heat Thursday at 8 p.m., with Spurs-Warriors in the nightcap.
ABC offers the Bulls and Cavaliers Saturday at 8:30 p.m.
The Wizards visit the Pistons Friday at 7:30 p.m. on Comcast and host Charlotte Sunday at noon.
NASCAR heads to Texas for the weekend, with the Sprint Cup race Saturday at 7:30 p.m. on Fox. The Xfinity circuit goes Friday at 8:30 p.m. on FoxSports1.
In Arena Football, Arizona tangles with Los Angeles Saturday at 11 p.m. on ESPN2.
Kentucky meets LSU in college softball on ESPN Saturday at 3 p.m. and it’s Georgia-Missouri Saturday at 6 p.m. on ESPN2. Oklahoma battles Baylor on ESPN2 Sunday at 3 p.m.
Florida Atlantic faces Florida International Saturday at 1 p.m. on MASN2.
West Ham United battles Arsenal Saturday at 7:40 a.m. on NBC Sports network, followed by Swansea City-Chelsea. Sunderland plays Leicester City Sunday at 8:25 a.m. before Tottenham Hotspur takes on Manchester United.
Manchester City takes on West Albion Bromwich on NBC Saturday at 12:30 p.m.
Houston faces Seattle on ESPN Sunday at 4 p.m. FoxSports1 brings Chicago-New York FC at 7 p.m. and Portland meeting the Galaxy at 9:30 p.m.
There’s a women’s international friendly between the United States and Colombia Sunday at 2 p.m. on ESPN.
ESPN2 has tennis from the Volvo Open Friday and Saturday at 1 p.m., with the championship Sunday at 1 p.m.
NBC Sports network has the Wood Memorial Bluegrass Stakes Saturday at 5 p.m.