Father’s Day viewingPosted: June 16, 2016
The sports world has plenty to offer dads on Father’s Day weekend.
Hopefully there will be very few ties.
Cleveland kept its hopes alive with Monday’s win, forcing Game 6 of the NBA Finals Thursday at 9 p.m. on ABC. A Cavalier win would mean Game 7 Sunday at 8 p.m.
Oakmont hosts the U.S. Open, with coverage starting Thursday and Friday at 10 a.m. on FoxSports1. Fox has primetime coverage both days at 5 p.m.
Fox coverage on the weekend starts Saturday and Sunday at 11 a.m.
The College World Series starts its run in Omaha Saturday, with Oklahoma State facing Cal-Santa Barbara at 3 p.m. on ESPN and Arizona-Miami at 8 p.m. Coastal Carolina battles Florida Sunday at 8 p.m. on ESPN2.
The Orioles close out a series against Boston Thursday at 7 p.m. on MASN, then host the Blue Jays for the weekend on MASN.
The Nationals head west, facing the Padres in a four-game set on MASN2.
The Cubs host the Pirates on Fox Saturday at 8:15 p.m. and Sunday at 8 p.m. on ESPN. Fox also offers Braves-Mets and Tigers against the Royals. The Rangers take on the Cardinals on FoxSports1 Saturday at 4:15 p.m.
Euro 2016 continues Thursday as England faces Wales on ESPN at 8:30 a.m. It’s Ukraine-Northern Ireland at 11:30 a.m. and Germany takes on Poland at 2:30 p.m.
Italy tangles with Sweden Friday at 8:30 a.m., followed by Czech Republic-Croatia at 11:30 a.m. and Spain meets Turkey at 2:30 p.m.
Belgium battles Ireland Saturday at 8:30 a.m., with Iceland against Hungary at 11:30 a.m. and Portugal-Austria at 2:30 p.m.
Groups begin their third contests Sunday with France facing Switzerland Sunday at 2:30 p.m. on ESPN and Romania takes on Albania on ESPN2.
Copa America Centenario reaches the quarterfinals, with United States against Ecuador Thursday at 9:30 p.m. on FoxSports1. Colombia faces Peru Friday at 8 p.m.
Sporting Kansas City takes on Dallas Sunday at 5 p.m. on ESPN and FoxSports1 has Seattle against the Red Bulls Sunday at 7 p.m.
NASCAR’s Sprint Cup series takes Father’s Day off, but the Xfinity series will run in Iowa Sunday at 1:30 p.m. on FoxSports1. The Truck Series goes Saturday at 8:30 p.m.
NBC Sports network has the European Grand Prix Sunday at 8:30 a.m. There’s qualifying Saturday at 9 a.m. after practice Friday at 9 a.m.
In Arena Football, Philadelphia faces Arizona Friday at 10 p.m. on ESPN2.
The United States faces Argentina in World League volleyball Thursday at 4 p.m. on NBC Sports network. There’s more action Friday at 4 p.m.
NBC Sports network has motorcycle racing Saturday at 4 p.m. from the High Point Nationals.
The road to Rio continues with the semifinals in Syncho Saturday and Sunday at 8 p.m. on NBC Sports network.
There’s track and field from the Boston City Games Saturday at 5 p.m. on NBC Sports network.