4. NBA Playoffs: Eastern Conference Playoffs-New York Knicks vs. Indiana Pacers (Game 4 Tuesday 7pm from Indianapolis live on TNT Game 5 Thursday 8pm from New York live on TNT Game 6 if necessary Saturday TBA from Indianapolis live on ESPN), Miami Heat vs. Chicago Bulls (Game 5 Wednesday 7pm from Miami live on TNT Game 6 if necessary Friday TBA from Chicago live on ESPN Game 7 Sunday TBA from Miami live on TNT); Western Conference Playoffs-San Antonio Spurs vs. Golden State Warriors (Game 5 Tuesday 9:30pm from San Antonio live on TNT Game 6 Thursday 10:30pm from Oakland live on ESPN Game 7 if necessary Sunday TBA from San Antonio live on TBA), Oklahoma City Thunder vs. Memphis Grizzlies (Game 5 Wednesday 9:30pm from Oklahoma City live on TNT Game 6 if necessary Friday TBA from Memphis live on ESPN Game 7 if necessary Sunday TBA from Oklahoma City live on TBA)
Remember the time Kevin Durant showed up to practice wearing a Seattle Supersonics hat and everyone totally handled the moment coolly and didn’t make a big deal about it? Me neither.
3. NHL Playoffs: Eastern Conference Playoffs-Boston Bruins vs. New York Rangers (Series schedule TBA), Pittsburgh Penguins vs. Ottawa Senators (Game 1 Tuesday 7:30pm from Pittsburgh live on NBC Sports Network. Rest of schedule TBA); Western Conference Playoffs-San Jose Sharks vs. Los Angeles Kings (Game 1 Tuesday 10pm from LA live on NBC Sports Network. Rest of schedule TBA), Chicago Blackhawks vs. Detroit Red Wings (Game 1 Wednesday 8pm from Chicago live on NBC Sports Network. Rest of schedule TBA)
Cheer up, Washington Capitals fans. You have MUCH more time to watch the upcoming new season of Arrested Development now.
2. College Lacrosse: NCAA Tournament-Cornell vs. Ohio State (Saturday 12:30pm from Byrd Stadium live on ESPN2), Syracuse vs. Yale (Saturday 3pm from Byrd Stadium live on ESPN2), North Carolina vs. Denver (Sunday 12pm from Indianapolis live on ESPNU), Duke vs. Notre Dame (Sunday 2:30pm from Indianapolis live on ESPNU)
It bothered me greatly to see Cornell eliminate Maryland in the first round. But this Rob Pannell goal was absolutely awesome.
1. Horse Racing: 138th Preakness Stakes (Saturday 6:20pm from Pimlico live on NBC), Black-Eyed Susan Stakes (Friday 4:47pm from Pimlico live on NBC Sports Network), Preakness Post Position Draw (Wednesday 6pm from Pimlico live on HRTV)
True story. Bob Baffert told me Monday that if I forget my sunglasses, he’ll rent me his backup pair.
And if you’re lucky, I’ll bust the suit out for you again.
Flexing my mic muscles since 1983…