Race Day

It’s the 100th race at Indy – with a big race before and one after.

indy100ABC has coverage of the Indianapolis 500 – race number 100 since the first one in 1911 – starting Sunday at 11 a.m.
NBC Sports network offers Carb Day activities Friday at 11 a.m.
Race day starts in Monaco, with the Grand Prix on NBC at 7:30 a.m., with qualifying on NBC Sports network Saturday at 8 a.m.
NASCAR caps the day with 600 miles from Charlotte – starting at 6 p.m. on Fox. FoxSports1 has qualifying Thursday at 7 p.m., and the Xfinity race will be Saturday at 2:30 p.m.
The NBA Western Conference heads west Thursday at 9 p.m., with Golden State hosting Oklahoma City in Game 5 on TNT.
ESPN has Game 6 from the East final between the Cavaliers and Raptors Friday at 8:30 p.m. The finals continue through the weekend if necessary.
The second berth in the Stanley Cup finals will be determined Thursday, with the Penguins hosting the Lightning on NBC Sports network at 8 p.m.
The winner faces San Jose starting next week.
The Orioles close a series with the Astros Thursday at 8 p.m. on MASN2, then visit Cleveland Friday and Sunday on MASN2 and Saturday at 4 p.m. on MASN.
The Nationals host the Cardinals in a four-game set starting Thursday at 7 p.m. on MASN. Games are on MASN Friday and Sunday, with Saturday night’s contest on Fox.
Fox also offers Pirates-Rangers and Dodgers against Mets Saturday, with ESPN2 showing the Dodgers’ visit to the Mets Sunday at 8 p.m.
Comcast has the ACC tournament from Durham, starting Thursday at 11 a.m. with Virginia-Clemson. Florida State faces Georgia Tech at 3 p.m., followed by Miami against N.C. State.
Clemson clashes with Louisville Friday at 11 a.m. before Virginia takes on Wake Forest. The nightcap offers Georgia Tech-N.C. State at 7 p.m.
Saturday’s play begins at 11 a.m. with Wake Forest meeting Clemson. Florida State faces Miami at 3 p.m. and Virginia battles Louisville at 7 p.m.
The championship game will be on ESPN2 Sunday at noon, with the SEC title tilt at 3 p.m.
It’s Super regional weekend in college softball, starting Thursday at 7 p.m. when Florida faces Georgia. Oklahoma meets Louisiana-Lafayette at 9 p.m.
There’s game 2 of Florida-Georgia Friday at 5 p.m., followed by Oklahoma against Louisiana-Lafayette. Alabama battles Washington at 9 p.m.
James Madison plays its second game against LSU Saturday at noon on ESPN, followed by Missouri-Michigan at 3 p.m. The second contest between Alabama and Washington will be at 5:30 p.m., then there’s a possible deciding game at 7:30 p.m. and Oregon opens its best-of-three against UCLA at 9:30 p.m.
ESPN2 has three games Saturday, with Florida State-Utah at 4:30 p.m. and Auburn meeting Arizona State at 6:30 p.m. A possible deciding game will be at 8:30 p.m.
It’s Game 2 between Missouri and Michigan Sunday at noon on ESPN followed by Auburn-Arizona State.
College lacrosse crowns its champion this weekend. The semifinals are Saturday, with North Carolina against Loyola at noon on ESPN2 before Brown battles Maryland. The final will be Monday.
CBS brings the PGA tour stop at the Colonial Country Club Saturday and Sunday at 3 p.m.
New York City tangles with Orlando City on ESPN Sunday at 4:30 p.m.
FoxSports1 has an international friendly between England and Australia Friday at 2:30 p.m. Mexico meets Paraguay Saturday at 5:30 p.m., with the United States battling Bolivia at 8 p.m. ESPN2 shows Switzerland facing Belgium Saturday at 10 a.m.
The Prefontaine Classic goes on NBC Sports network Saturday at 3:30 p.m.
NBC Sports network has motorcycle racing Saturday at 6 p.m.

Racing at old Hilltop

It’s one race down and two to go for Nyquist.
The Kentucky Derby winner will take on 10 other colts in the Preakness Stakes Saturday. NBC has coverage starting at 5 p.m. after NBC Sports network has earlier races starting at 2:30 p.m.
Derby runner-up Exaggerator will be among the horses hoping for a victory that ends hopes for a triple crown this year.
NBC Sports network has the Black-Eyed Susan Stakes Friday at 3 p.m.
The Cavaliers host the Raptors in Game 2 of their series Thursday at 8:30 p.m. on ESPN, and the scene shifts to Toronto Saturday at 8:30 p.m.
Oklahoma City hosts Golden State on TNT Sunday at 8 p.m.
San Jose takes St. Louis in the third game of the NHL Western Conference final Thursday at 9 p.m. on NBC Sports network. NBC has Game 4 Saturday at 7:15 p.m.
Tampa Bay tangles with Pittsburgh Friday at 8 p.m. on NBC Sports network, with Game 5 on NBC Sunday at 8 p.m.
The Orioles close their series with Seattle Thursday at 12:30 p.m. on MASN, then visit the Angels with games on MASN2 Friday and Saturday between a Saturday night contest on MASN.
The Nationals take on the Mets Thursday at 7 p.m. on MASN, and head to Miami for games on MASN Friday and Sunday.
Fox starts its summer run of Saturday baseball, featuring the Nationals and Marlins at 7:15 p.m. Other areas of the country get Cubs-Giants or Astros against the Rangers.
The Cardinals host the Diamondbacks Saturday at 4 p.m. on FoxSports1, and ESPN brings Cubs-Giants Sunday at 8 p.m.
On the college diamond, Creighton clashes with St. John’s Saturday at noon on FoxSports1.
It’s qualifying weekend at Indianapolis, with the drivers going for the poll Saturday at 4 p.m. on ABC. The final chances to make the 33-car field are Sunday at 4 p.m.
NASCAR gears up for its Memorial Day weekend festivities with the All-Star race Saturday at 9 p.m. on FoxSports1. The Truck Series goes Friday at 8:30 p.m.
North Carolina battles Notre Dame in the NCAA lacrosse quarterfinals Sunday at noon on ESPN2.
The road to the NCAA softball World Series begins Thursday on ESPN2, with Louisvile-Nebraska at 5:30 p.m. followed by BYU against Missouri.
ESPN has two games on Friday, with a possible final game of the Missouri regional at 7 p.m. before Wichita State faces Oklahoma at 9 p.m.
Texas takes on Texas A&M on ESPN2 at 4:30 p.m., followed by Marist-Tennessee at 7 p.m. It’s off to the Oregon regional at 9 p.m. for Long Beach State’s contest with Baylor before Oregon battles Fordham at 11:30 p.m.
ESPN has three games from a regional Saturday starting at noon, with ESPN2 going with five contests beginning at noon. There’s a possible regional final Sunday at noon on ESPN and another at 7 p.m. on ESPN2.
The PGA tour visits Texas this weekend, with play on CBS Saturday and Sunday at 3 p.m.
Vancouver hosts Portland in MLS action Sunday at 4:30 p.m., then FoxSports1 offers San Jose against the Galaxy.
The United States has a friendly against Puerto Rico on FoxSports1 Sunday at 1 p.m.
In the Copa del Rey, Barcelona meets Sevilla Sunday at 3:25 p.m. on ESPN2.
NBC Sports network has three contest from the world ice hockey championships Thursday, with the United States against the Czech Republic at 9 a.m. Finland faces Denmark at 11:30 a.m. before Canada meets Sweden at 1 p.m.
The Tour of California cycling race continues on NBC Sports network Thursday at 5 p.m., then Friday and Saturday at 5 p.m.
There’s Olympic qualifying in Water Polo on NBC Sports network Sunday at 4 p.m.
NBC Sports network has motorcycle racing from the Hangtown Classic Saturday at 7 p.m.

Relegation Day

It’s the final Sunday for the Premier League soccer season in the United Kingdom.
You can catch all 20 teams in action on the NBC family of networks – but three won’t be playing in the league when the new campaign begins in August.
The Premier League’s Championship Sunday features Manchester City against Swansea City at 10 a.m. on NBC.
It’s Manchester United facing Bournemouth on NBC Sports network, and regular season champion Leicester City battles Chelsea on CNBC.
Tottenham Hotspur takes on Newcastle United on USA, Arsenal faces Aston Villa on SyFy and Stoke City meets West Ham United on Bravo.
E! shows Southampton-Crystal Palace, with Liverpool taking on West Bromwich Albion on MSNBC. Sunderland plays Watford on Oxygen and it’s Everton-Norwich City on Esquire.
Newcastle United, Norwich City and Aston Villa will bid adieu after the matches – moving down a level and hoping to return for the 2017-18 campaign.
ESPN has Game 6 between the Spurs and Thunder in Oklahoma City Thursday at 8:30 p.m., and the Heat and Raptors battle in Game 6 Friday at 8 p.m.
Sunday’s schedule will be determined by the results of those matchups. The Warriors and Cavaliers await their conference final foes.
San Jose hosts Nashville in the deciding game of their series Thursday at 9 p.m. on NBC Sports network.
The Eastern final between Tampa Bay and Pittsburgh starts Friday at 8 p.m. on NBC Sports network, with more contests Saturday and Sunday at 8 p.m.
The Orioles host the Tigers on MASN in a four-game set starting Thursday.
The Nationals meet Miami on MASN2 Friday, MASN Saturday afternoon and back on MASN2 Sunday.
FoxSports1 has the Red Sox facing the Astros Saturday at 1 p.m. followed by Twins-Indians. ESPN offers the Cardinals’ visit to the Dodgers Sunday at 8 p.m.
On the college diamond, Louisville faces North Carolina State on Comcast Saturday at 1 p.m.
Top-ranked Florida battles Vanderbilt on ESPN2 Saturday at 4 p.m.
The PGA tour visits the island green at TPC Sawgrass for the Players Championship on NBC Saturday and Sunday at 2 p.m.
A late Memorial Day means an early NASCAR visit to Dover. FoxSports1 has the Sprint Cup race Sunday at 1 p.m., after Fox carries the Xfinity Series Saturday at 2:30 p.m. The Truck Series goes Friday at 5:30 p.m. on FoxSports1.
NBC Sports network offers the Spanish Grand Prix Sunday at 7:30 a.m. There’s qualifying Saturday at 8 a.m. after practice Friday at 8 a.m.
Comcast has the quarterfinals of the ACC softball tournament Thursday, with games at 11 a.m., 1:30 p.m., 5 p.m. and 7:30 p.m. The semifinals are Friday at 1 and 3:30 p.m. ESPN has the championship contest Saturday at 2 p.m.
The American Conference title tilt will be on ESPN Saturday at noon, with the SEC going at 5 p.m.
The CAA crowns its champion Friday at 7 p.m. on Comcast.
France faces the United States in the World Ice Hockey Championships Thursday at 9 a.m. on NBC Sports network. It’s Hungary against the United States Friday at 9:30 a.m.
In the WNBA, Phoenix takes on Minnesota in the season opener on ESPN Saturday at 7:30 p.m.
ESPN2 has the SEC Track and Field championships Sunday at 3 p.m. and the Cayman Islands Invitational at 5 p.m.
Sporting Kansas City tangles with Orlando on ESPN Sunday at 3:30 p.m., and New York City plays Portland on FoxSports1 at 7:30 p.m.

Run for the Roses

For years, fans wondered if we’d ever see another Triple Crown winner.
Saturday’s winner hopes to make it back-to-back.
Twenty horses take the track Saturday at the Kentucky Derby, and two minutes of racing will produce the one who tries to match American Pharoah as a Triple Crown champion. NBC has race coverage starting at 4 p.m.
NBC Sports network has the earlier races Saturday at noon, and airs the Kentucky Oaks for fillies Friday at 12:30 p.m.
The NBA conference semifinals continue Thursday as the Heat face the Raptors on ESPN at 8 p.m.
It’s Game 3 of the Cavaliers’ series with the Hawks Friday at 7 p.m. on ESPN, followed by Spurs-Thunder.
The Heat meet the Raptors Saturday at 5 p.m. on ESPN, and in primetime the Warriors head to Houston on ABC.
ABC has the Cavaliers battling the Hawks Sunday at 3:30 p.m. TNT brings the Spurs’ visit to Oklahoma City at 8 p.m.
The NHL postseason continues Thursday with a pair of Game 4s in the Western Conference –  the Stars visit the Blues at 8 p.m. on NBC Sports network while it’s San Jose-Nashville at 9 p.m. on CNBC.
The Islanders host Tampa Bay in Game 4 of their series Friday at 7 p.m. on NBC Sports network.
NBC has Game 5 of St. Louis-Dallas at 1 p.m., with the Capitals facing the Penguins at 7:15 p.m. The Sharks host the Predators on NBC Sports network at 10 p.m.
It’s Islanders-Lightning  on NBC Sunday at 3 p.m.
The Orioles close a series with the Yankees Thursday at 7 p.m. on MASN, then host Oakland for the weekend – Friday and Sunday on MASN and Saturday evening on MASN2.
The Nationals face the Cubs on MASN2 Thursday at 8 p.m., with games on MASN Friday and Saturday before returning to MASN2 Sunday afternoon.
FoxSports1 has a pair of games Saturday, with Rangers-Tigers at 1 p.m. followed by the Nationals and Cubs at 4 p.m. It’s another Sunday night game between the Red Sox and Yankees on ESPN at 8 p.m.
On the college diamond, Vanderbilt meets Texas A&M on ESPN2 Thursday at 7 p.m.
NASCAR spends Mother’s Day weekend in Kansas, with the Sprint Cup race Saturday at 7:30 p.m. on FoxSports1. The truck race goes Friday at 8:30 p.m. on FoxSports1.
CBS has the PGA tour stop in Charlotte Saturday and Sunday at 3 p.m.
The Galaxy face the Revolution in MLS action Sunday at 3:30 p.m., and FoxSports1 has New York against D.C. United at 7:30 p.m.
Norwich City meets Manchester United Saturday at 7:40 a.m. on NBC Sports network, followed by Aston Villa-Newcastle United.
ESPN has a pair of SEC softball games Saturday, with Georgia-Alabama at noon followed by Texas A&M against Auburn at 2 p.m.
The NCAA crowns its men’s volleyball champions Saturday at 8 p.m. on ESPN2.
ESPN2 has the Big Ten men’s lacrosse championship Saturday at 6 p.m.
The United States meets Canada in the World Hockey Championships Friday at 9 a.m. on NBC Sports network.