Weekend Viewing Picks

by Ken Fang on June 15, 2012

Saturday, June 16

24 Hours of LeMans
Speed, 8:30 a.m., 2:30 p.m. & 7 p.m.

Boxing
Heavyweights, Bryant Jennings vs. Steve Collins and Tomasz Adamek vs. Eddie Chambers — NBC Sports Network, 9 p.m.
World Championship Boxing: middleweights, Julio Cesar Chavez Jr. vs. Andy Lee & Manny Pacquaio vs. Tim Bradley replay — HBO, 10 p.m.

College Baseball
College World Series, Omaha, NE
Kent State vs. Arkansas — ESPN, 5 p.m.
South Carolina vs. Florida — ESPN, 9 p.m.

Cycling
Tour de Suisse: Stage 8, Stage 8, Bischofszell to Arosa — NBC Sports Network, 5 p.m. (same day coverage)

EURO 2012
Group A
Czech Republic vs. Poland — ESPN, 2:30 p.m.
Greece vs. Russia — ESPN2, 2:30 p.m.

EURO 2012 Tonight — ESPN2, 5 p.m.

Golf
U.S. Open, 3rd Round — WHDH/WJAR, 4 p.m.

Live From the U.S. Open — Golf Channel, noon
Live From the U.S. Open — Golf Channel, 10 p.m.

IndyCar
Milwaukee IndyFest — WCVB/WMUR/WLNE, 1 p.m.

MLB
Interleague
New York Yankees at Washington — MLB Network, 1 p.m.
Boston at Chicago Cubs — WFXT/WNAC, 7:15 p.m.
Chicago White Sox at Los Angeles Dodgers — MLB Network/WGN America, 10 p.m.

MLB Player Poll — WFXT/WNAC, 3 p.m.
MLB Tonight — MLB Network, 4 p.m.
Fox Saturday Baseball Pregame — WFXT/WNAC, 7 p.m.
Quick Pitch — MLB Network, 7 p.m.
Baseball Tonight — ESPN2, 1 a.m. (Sunday)
Quick Pitch — MLB Network, 1 a.m. (Sunday)

MLS
Houston vs. Dallas — ESPN2, 5:30 p.m.
Revolution vs. Columbus — Comcast SportsNet, 7:30 p.m.

NASCAR
Nationwide Series: Alliance Truck Parts 250 — WCVB/WMUR/WLNE, 3:30 p.m.

Soccer
Maya World Cup: Messi All-Stars vs. Mexico All-Stars — Fox Soccer, 8 p.m.

Tennis
ATP Tour: Gary Weber Open, Semifinals — Tennis Channel, 1 p.m. & 3 p.m. (same day coverage)
ATP Tour: AEGON Championships, Semifinals — Tennis Channel, 5 p.m., & 7 p.m. (same day coverage)
WTA Tour: AEGON Classic, Semifinals — Tennis Channel, 9 p.m. & 11 p.m. (same day coverage)

Entertainment
Mexican Made Easy: Holy Mole! — Food Network, 9 a.m.
Giada at Home: Go Fly a Kite — Food Network, 11:30 a.m.
French Food at Home: Around Bordeaux Dinner — Cooking Channel, noon
The Perfect 3: Lasagna — Cooking Channel, 2:30 p.m.
Woolly Mammoth: Secrets From the Ice — Discovery, 8 p.m.
The Prestige — IFC, 8 p.m.
The Shawshank Redemption — AMC, 8 p.m.
Meg’s Great Rooms: Eclectic Vintage Great Room — HGTV, 9 p.m.
Celebrity Ghost Stories — Biography, 9 p.m.
SEC Storied: Lolo Jones — ESPNU, 9 p.m.
The High Low Project: Great Room, Grand Makeover — HGTV, 9:30 p.m.
48 Hours Mystery: House of Secrets — WBZ/WPRI, 10 p.m.
My Ghost Story: Caught on Camera — Biography, 10 p.m.
Serial Killer Earth: Texas Twister Terror — H2, 10 p.m.
Wicked Attraction: Lust for Life — Investigation Discovery, 10 p.m.
The Graham Norton Show — BBC America, 11 p.m.
The Thick of It — BBC America, midnight
Katy Perry’s Big Ass Show — BBC America, 12:40 a.m. (Sunday)

Sunday, June 17 (Happy Father’s Day!!)

24 Hours of LeMans
Concluion — Speed, 6 a.m.

College Baseball
College World Series, Omaha, NE
ESPN2, 5 p.m.
ESPN2, 9 p.m.

Cycling
Tour de Suisse: Stage 9, final stage, Naefels-Lintharena to Soerenberg — NBC Sports Network, 7:30 p.m. (same day coverage)

EURO 2012
Group B
Portugal vs. Netherlands — ESPN, 2:30 p.m.
Denmark vs. Germany — ESPN2, 2:30 p.m.

Golf
U.S. Open, Final Round — WHDH/WJAR, 4 p.m.

Live From the U.S. Open — Golf Channel, noon
The U.S. Open: Jack’s First Major — WBZ/WPRI, 2 p.m.
Live From the U.S. Open — Golf Channel, 10:30 p.m.

MLB
Interleague
New York Yankees at Washington — TBS, 1;30 p.m.
Red Sox at Chicago Cubs — ESPN, 8 p.m.

Baseball Tonight — ESPN2, noon
MLB Tonight — MLB Network, 1 p.m.
Baseball Tonight — ESPN, 7 p.m.
Quick Pitch — MLB Network, 8 p.m.
Plays of the Week — MLB Network, 9 p.m.
Quick Pitch — MLB Network, 11 p.m.

MLS
Chicago vs. New York — NBC Sports Network, 5 p.m.

NASCAR
Sprint Cup Series: Quicken Loans 400 — TNT, 1 p.m.

NBA Finals
Game 3: Oklahoma City at Miami — WCVB/WMUR/WLNE, 8 p.m. (series tied 1-1)

Sports Talk
Outside the Lines — ESPN, 9 a.m.
The Sports Reporters — ESPN, 9:30 a.m.

Tennis
WTA Tour: Nurnburger Gastein Ladies, Final — Tennis Channel, 2 p.m. (same day coverage)
ATP Tour: AEGON Championships, Final — Tennis Channel, 4 p.m. (same day coverage)
WTA Tour: AEGON Classic, Final — Tennis Channel, 6 p.m. (same day coverage)
ATP Tour: Gary Weber Open, Final– Tennis Channel, 8 p.m. (same day coverage)

Entertainment
CBS Sunday Morning — WBZ/WPRI, 9 a.m.
Bobby Flay’s Barbecue Addiction: Northern Italian Al Fresco Feast — Food Network, 11 a.m.
The Best Thing I Ever Made: Updated Classics — Food Network, 11:30 a.m.
60 Minutes — WBZ/WPRI, 7 p.m.
24 Hour Party People  — Sundance Channel, 8 p.m.
Groundhog Day — VH1 Classic, 8 p.m.
Nurse Jackie (season finale) — Showtime, 9 p.m.
The Killing (season finale, Part 2) — AMC, 9 p.m.
American Ninja Warrior: Midsouth Regional Qualifying Round — G4, 9 p.m.
True Blood — HBO, 9 p.m.
Snapped: Raynella Leath — Oxygen, 9 p.m.
Ice Road Truckers: Hammer Down — History Channel, 9 p.m.
Nightmare Next Door: One Deadly Night (season premiere) — Investigation Discovery, 9 p.m.
The Big C (season finale) — Showtime, 9:30 p.m.
Girls (season finale) — HBO, 10 p.m.
American Ninja Warrior: Midsouth Regional Qualifying Round — G4, 10 p.m.
The Universe: When Space Changed History — H2, 10 p.m.
Taboo: Living with the Dead (season premiere) — National Geographic Channel, 10 p.m.
The Borgias (season finale) — Showtime, 10 p.m.

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