Week 17 and year 100Posted: December 29, 2016
Sunday marks the end of another NFL regular season.
And a celebration of ice hockey’s history.
All 32 NFL teams play Sunday, capped by the NBC game matching the Packers and Lions at 8:25 p.m. The NFC North title will be on the line for the winner.
The Ravens end their season against the Bengals on CBS Sunday at 1 p.m., with Raiders-Broncos meeting in the late afternoon.
Fox brings Cowboys-Eagles at 1 p.m. before the Redskins face the Giants at 4:25 p.m.
The NHL goes outside to celebrate in the Centennial Classic Sunday at 1 p.m. on NBC, as the Maple Leafs kick off their 100th season in the NHL by meeting the Red Wings.
The action shifts to St. Louis Monday as the Blues face the Blackhawks on NBC at 1 p.m.
NBC Sports network and Comcast offer the Capitals and Devils Thursday at 7 p.m. The two squads battle again Saturday at 1 p.m. on Comcast and the Capitals open the new year against the Senators Sunday at 7 p.m. on Comcast.
College football gets one step closer to its national champion on Saturday, with top-seed Alabama facing Washington from Atlanta at 3 p.m. followed by Clemson-Ohio State in the Fiesta Bowl at 7 p.m.
The winners of those contests advance to the National Championship game January 9.
Bowl season continues Thursday with three games on ESPN. South Florida faces South Carolina at 2 p.m. from Birmingham, followed by Virginia Tech against Arkansas in Charlotte at 5:30 p.m. and the Alamo Bowl matching Colorado and Oklahoma State at 9 p.m.
Play begins Friday at noon with Georgia takes on TCU at the Liberty Bowl on ESPN. CBS has the Sun Bowl matchup between Stanford and North Carolina at 2 p.m., with Nebraska meeting Tennessee in Nashville on ESPN at 3:30 p.m.
Campus Insiders have Air Force and South Alabama from Arizona at 5:30 p.m., with the Orange Bowl contest between Michigan and Florida State on ESPN at 8 p.m.
Louisville battles LSU Saturday at 11 a.m. on ABC from the Citrus Bowl, with Georgia Tech-Kentucky from Jacksonville at 11 a.m. on ESPN.
There’s four games on Monday, starting at 1 p.m. as Florida meets Iowa in Tampa on ABC. Western Michigan takes on Wisconsin in the Cotton Bowl on ESPN at 1 p.m., followed by the Rose Bowl matchup between Penn State and Southern Cal. Auburn and Oklahoma tangle in the Sugar Bowl at 8:30 p.m.
ESPN has the Under Armour high school football all-star game Sunday at 1 p.m.
TNT offers Celtics-Cavaliers Thursday at 8 p.m., followed by Mavericks-Lakers in the nightcap.
Comcast has the Wizards against the Nets Friday at 7 p.m.
Butler battles St. John’s on FoxSports1 Thursday at 7 p.m. Kentucky takes on Mississippi at 8 p.m. on ESPN2.
ESPN2 has four contests Friday, starting with West Virginia-Oklahoma State at 4 p.m. Oklahoma battles Baylor at 7 p.m., followed by Kansas-TCU and Arizona against California in the nightcap.
Oregon faces Southern Cal on FoxSports1 Friday at 10 p.m.
CBS brings Indiana against Louisville Saturday at 12:30 p.m.
Virginia Tech hosts Duke Saturday at noon on ESPN2.
FoxSports1 has a pair of games Saturday, with Xavier-Georgetown at 11 a.m. before Villanova clashes with Creighton.
North Carolina State meets Miami on Comcast Saturday at 4:30 p.m.
ACC network brings North Carolina-Georgia Tech at noon and Pittsburgh’s contest with Notre Dame at 2 p.m.
SMU visits East Carolina on MASN Saturday at noon.
St. John’s faces DePaul Sunday at 2 p.m. on FoxSports1, then it’s Marquette-Seton Hall at 4:30 p.m.
On the women’s court, top-ranked Connecticut clashes with Maryland Thursday at 6 p.m. on ESPN2.
Marquette meets Georgetown Friday at 2 p.m. on MASN.
ESPN2 has three contests Sunday, starting at 2 p.m. as Alabama faces South Carolina. Kentucky takes on Tennessee at 4 p.m. before Temple meets Memphis at 6 p.m.
Hull City clashes with Everton Friday at 2:55 p.m. on NBC Sports network. Manchester United meets Middlebrough Saturday at 9:55 a.m. NBC brings Liverpool against Manchester City at 12:30 p.m.
The New Year begins in the Premier League with Watford-Tottenham Hotspur at 8:25 a.m. and Arsenal’s contest with Crystal Palace at 10:55 a.m.
NBC Sports network has Cricket Saturday at 3 a.m. between Adelaide and Sydney.