Viewing Picks for June 5, 2013

All Times Eastern

College Football
College Football Live — ESPN, 3:30 p.m.

Criterium Dauphine Libere
Stage 4 — NBC Sports Network, midnight (same day coverage)

Champions Tour
Regions Tradition, Shoal Creek, AL
Pro-Am — Golf Channel, 5 p.m.

Golf Central Special: LPGA Championship News Conference — Golf Channel, 4 p.m.
On the Range: LPGA Championship and St. Jude Classic — Golf Channel, 8 p.m.

American League
Cleveland at New York Yankees — MLB Network, 1 p.m.
Chicago White Sox at Seattle — WGN America, 3:30 p.m.
Texas at Boston — ESPN, 7 p.m.

National League
Miami at Philadelphia — MLB Network, 1 p.m.

MLB Now — MLB Network, 4 p.m.
MLB Tonight — MLB Network, 6 p.m.
Baseball Tonight — ESPN, 10 p.m.
Baseball Tonight — ESPN2, midnight
Quick Pitch — MLB Network, 1 a.m. (Thursday)

NBA Finals Press Conference — NBA TV, 4 p.m.

NFL Live — ESPN, 4 p.m.
Greatest Coaches in NFL History: 15-11 — ESPN, 7 p.m.
Greatest Coaches in NFL History: 10-6 — ESPN, 7:30 p.m.

NHL Stanley Cup Playoffs
Eastern Conference Final
Game 3: Pittsburgh at Boston — NBC Sports Network, 8 p.m.

NHL Live — NHL Network, 5 p.m.
NHL Live — NBC Sports Network, 7 p.m.
NHL Tonight: Conference Final Pregame — NHL Network, 7 p.m.
NHL Live — NBC Sports Network, 10:30 p.m.
NHL Network: Conference Final Postgame — NHL Network, 11 p.m.

Junior World Championship, La Roche-sur-Yon, France
United States vs. South Africa — Universal Sports, 10 p.m. (same day coverage)

Toulon Tournament (U-21), Toulon, France
South Korea vs. United States — beIN Sport, 10:55 a.m.
Columbia vs. Democratic Republic of the Congo — beIN Sport, 12:55 p.m.

UEFA European U-21 Championship
Group A, Tel Aviv, Israel
England vs. Italy — ESPNU, 2:15 p.m.

Sports Talk
NFL AM — NFL Network, 6 a.m.
Morning Drive — Golf Channel, 7 a.m.
The Dan Patrick Show — Audience Network (DirecTV)/NBC Sports Network, 9 a.m.
Tim Brando Show — CBS Sports Network, 9 a.m.
The Box Score — Audience Network (DirecTV)/NBC Sports Network, noon
Sky Sports News — Fox Soccer, noon
SVP & Russillo — ESPNews, 1 p.m.
Outside the Lines — ESPN, 3 p.m.
Highly Questionable — ESPN2, 3:30 p.m.
SportsNation — ESPN2, 4 p.m.
The Best of the Dan Patrick Show — NBC Sports Network, 4 p.m.
Pardon the Interruption — ESPN, 5:30 p.m.
ROME — CBS Sports Network, 6 p.m.
The Crossover with Michelle Beadle — NBC Sports Network, 6 p.m.
30 for 30: You Don't Know Bo — ESPNU, 8 p.m.
60 Minutes Sports — Showtime, 9 p.m.
Sportfolio — Bloomberg, 9:30 p.m.
Fox Soccer News — Fox Soccer, 10 p.m.
UNITE (The Final Days) — ESPNU, midnight
Lead Off — CBS Sports Network, midnight


French Open, Paris, France
Men's & Women's Quarterfinals — ESPN2, 8 a.m. (live)/Tennis Channel, 1 p.m. (same day coverage)

French Open Tonight — Tennis Channel, 7 p.m.

Ken Fang

About Ken Fang

Ken has been covering the sports media in earnest at his own site, Fang's Bites since May 2007 and at Awful Announcing since March 2013. He provides a unique perspective having been an award-winning radio news reporter in Providence and having worked in local television. Fang celebrates the three Boston Red Sox World Championships in the 21st Century, but continues to be a long-suffering Cleveland Browns fan.