On the clockPosted: April 28, 2016
Los Angeles has been waiting years to get back into the NFL.
The Rams won’t take long to get their first pick in the 2016 NFL draft.
After the move from St. Louis, the Rams traded to get the top pick. They will lead off the first round Thursday at 8 p.m. on ESPN and NFL network.
The second and third round will be Friday, starting at 7 p.m. on ESPN and moving to ESPN2 at 8 p.m. The final four rounds will begin Saturday at noon on ESPN.
Then Mel Kiper Jr. can rest for a while.
The NHL’s second round continues Thursday as the Capitals host the Penguins on NBC Sports network at 8 p.m. St. Louis faces Dallas Friday at 8 p.m. and the Sharks face the Predators at 10:30 p.m.
NBC has a pair of Eastern Conference matchups Saturday, with the Islanders facing the Lightning at 3 p.m. before the Penguins and Capitals meet at 8 p.m.
It’s Game 2 of the St. Louis-Dallas series Sunday at 3 p.m. on NBC and the Sharks meet the Predators at 8 p.m. on NBC Sports network.
TNT has Game 6 between the Hawks and Celtics Thursday at 8 p.m. There’s three Game 6s on Friday, starting with Raptors-Pacers at 7 p.m. on ESPNews. The Hornets host the Heat at 8 p.m. on ESPN and the Clippers face the Blazers at 10:30 p.m.
The semifinal series between Oklahoma City and San Antonio begins Saturday on TNT. The rest of the weekend schedule will be determined as results come in.
The Orioles host the White Sox Thursday on MASN2, Friday on MASN, Saturday on MASN2 and back to MASN on Sunday afternoon.
The Nationals face the Phillies Thursday at 4 p.m. on MASN and head to St. Louis for the weekend. Games are on MASN2 Friday, MASN Saturday afternoon and MASN2 for Sunday’s finale.
FoxSports1 has the Giants and Mets Saturday at 4 p.m., and the Red Sox and Yankees close out their series Sunday on ESPN at 8 p.m.
On the college diamond, ESPN2 has a doubleheader Saturday with LSU-Mississippi at noon followed by Texas A&M against Arkansas.
Texas Tech takes on TCU on FoxSports1 Friday at 9 p.m.
Old Dominion faces Alabama-Birmingham Saturday at 7 p.m. on Comcast.
NASCAR heads to Talladega this weekend, with the Sprint Cup race Sunday at 1 p.m. on Fox. The Xfinity race will be Saturday at 3 p.m.on Fox.
CBS has the Zurich Classic Saturday and Sunday at 3 p.m.
Liverpool tangles with Villarreal in a Europa League semifinal Thursday at 3 p.m. on FoxSports1.
Everton meets AFC Bournemouth on NBC Sports network Saturday at 9:55 a.m. It’s Southampton-Manchester City Sunday at 11:25 a.m.
Portland faces Toronto on ESPN Sunday at 3:30 p.m. and FoxSports1 has the Galaxy against Sporting Kansas City at 8 p.m.
Comcast brings the ACC women’s lacrosse tournament this weekend, starting with four games on Thursday. Virginia Tech meets North Carolina at noon, followed by Virginia-Duke. Boston College battles Syracuse at 5 p.m. and it’s Louisville against Notre Dame in the nightcap.
The semifinals are Friday at 5 and 7:30 p.m., with the final Sunday at 1 p.m.
NBC Sports network has the United States against the World at the Penn Relays Saturday at 12:30 p.m.