Viewing Picks for June 6, 2013

All Times Eastern

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

European PGA Tour
Lyoness Open, Atzenbrugg, Austria
First Round — Golf Channel, 9 a.m.

LPGA Championship, Pittsford, NY
First Round — Golf Channel, 12:30 p.m.

PGA Tour
St. Jude Classic, Memphis, TN
First Round — Golf Channel, 3 p.m.

Champions Tour
Regions Tradition, Shoal Creek, AL
First Round — Golf Channel, 6:30 p.m. (same day coverage)

19th Hole — Golf Channel, midnight

American League
Tampa Bay at Detroit — MLB Network, 1 p.m. or Baltimore at Houston — MLB Network, 2 p.m.

2013 1st-Year Player Draft Preview — MLB Network, 6 p.m.
2013 1st-Year Player Draft — MLB Network, 7 p.m.

Baseball Tonight — ESPN, 10 p.m.
MLB Tonight — MLB Network, 11 p.m.
Baseball Tonight — ESPN2, 1 a.m. (Friday)
Quick Pitch — MLB Network, 1 a.m. (Friday)

MLL Lacrosse
Chesapeake Bayhawks at New York Lizards

NBA Finals
Game 1: San Antonio at Miami — ABC, 9 p.m.

NBA Live at the Finals Pregame — NBA TV, 7 p.m.
NBA Press Conference — NBA TV, 8 p.m.
NBA Live at the Finals Postgame — NBA TV, midnight

NFL Live — ESPN, 4 p.m.
The Top 100 Players of 2013: 40-31 — NFL Network, 8 p.m.
Greatest Coaches in NFL History: 5-1 — ESPN, 8:30 p.m.
Lombardi's Legacy — ESPN, 9 p.m.
The Top 100 Players of 2013: Reactions — NFL Network, 9 p.m.

NHL Stanley Cup Playoffs
Western Conference Final
Game 4: Chicago at Los Angeles — NBC Sports Network/CBC/RDS, 9 p.m.

NHL Live — NHL Network, 5 p.m.
NHL Tonight: Conference Final Pregame — NHL Network, 7 p.m.
NHL Live — NBC Sports Network, 8 p.m.
NHL Live — NBC Sports Network, 11:30 p.m.
NHL Tonight: Conference Final Postgame — NHL Network, midnight

Philadelphia vs. Columbus — Univision Deportes, 7:30 p.m.

Toulon Tournament (U-21), Toulon, France
Nigeria vs. Portugal — beIN Sport, 11:25 a.m.
Belgium vs. Mexico — beIN Sport, 1:25 p.m.

UEFA European U-21 Championships
Group B, Petah Tikva, Israel
Netherlands vs. Germany — ESPNU, 2:15 p.m.

Premier League World (network premiere) — NBC Sports Network, 7 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, 2 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.
Sky Sports News — Fox Soccer, 7 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
Mixed Doubles Final
Kristina Mladenovic/Daniel Nestor vs. Lucie Hradecka/Frantisek Cermak — Tennis Channel, 6 a.m.

Women's Semifinals
Victoria Azarenka vs. Maria Sharapova — ESPN2, 9 a.m.
Serena Williams vs. Sara Errani — NBC, 11 a.m. (live in Eastern time zone only)

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

Track & Field
IAAF Diamond League, Rome, Italy
Golden Gala — Universal Sports, 2 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.