Viewing Picks For March 9, 2013

All Times Eastern

World Championship Boxing, Brooklyn, NY
Light Heavyweight Championship, Tavoris Cloud vs. Bernard Hopkins — HBO, 9:30 p.m.

College Basketball Viewing Picks

Paris-Nice, Stage 6: Manosque to Nice — NBC Sports Network, midnight (delayed)

PGA Tour, Doral, FL
WGC-Cadillac Championship, 3rd Round — Golf Channel, noon/NBC, 2 p.m.
WGC-Cadillac Championship, 3rd Round Spotlight Coverage — Golf Channel, 2 p.m.

PGA Tour, Rio Grande, Puerto Rico
Puerto Rico Open, 3rd Round — Golf Channel, 6:30 p.m. (same day coverage)

MLB Spring Training
MLB Tonight — MLB Network, midnight

World Baseball Classic
Pool 1, 2nd Round, Tokyo, Japan
Elimination Game

Taiwan vs. Cuba — MLB Network, 5 a.m.

Pool C, 1st Round, San Juan, Puerto, Rico
Dominican Republic vs. Spain — MLB Network, 11 a.m.
Puerto Rico vs. Venezuela — MLB Network, 5:30 p.m.

Pool D, 1st Round, Phoenix, AZ
Canada vs. Mexico — MLB Network, 2:30 p.m.
United States vs. Italy — MLB Network, 9 p.m.

World Baseball Classic Today — MLB Network, 8 a.m.
World Baseball Classic Today — MLB Network, 2 p.m.
World Baseball Classic Today — MLB Network, 8:30 p.m.

Nationwide Series, Las Vegas, NV
Sam's Town 300 — ESPN2, 4:15 p.m.

Utah at New York — NBA TV, 7:30 p.m.

NBA GameTime — NBA TV, 10:30 p.m.

Philadelphia at Boston — NHL Network, 1 p.m.
St. Louis at San Jose — NHL Network, 4 p.m.
Pittsburgh at Toronto — NHL Network, 7 p.m.

CBC's Hockey Tonight — NHL Network, 6:30 p.m.
NHL Tonight — NHL Network, 10 p.m.

FIS Alpine World Cup, Kranjska Gora, Slovenia
Men's Giant Slalom — Universal Sports, 9 a.m. (same day coverage)

FIS Alpine World Cup, Ofterschwang, Germany
Women's Giant Slalom — Universal Sports, 11:30 a.m. (same day coverage)

English Premier League
Reading vs. Aston Villa — Fox Soccer, 9:40 a.m.
Queens Park Rangers vs. Sunderland — Fox Soccer Plus, 9:53 a.m.
West Bromwich Albion vs. Swansea City — Fox Soccer, 3 p.m. (same day coverage)
Norwich City vs. Southampton — Fox Soccer, 5 p.m. (same day coverage)

FA Cup
6th Round

Everton vs. Wigan Athletic — Fox Soccer, 7:30 a.m.
Manchester City vs. Barnsley — Fox Soccer, noon

Chicago vs. New England — NBC Sports Network, 7:30 p.m.

Scottish Premier League
Ross County vs. Celtic — Fox Soccer Plus, noon (same day coverage)


Sports Talk
Morning Drive — Golf Channel, 7 a.m.
SEC Storied: Miracle 3 — ABC, 4 p.m.
SEC Storied: Lolo Jones — ESPN Classic, 4 p.m.
ESPN Sports Saturday — ABC, 5 p.m.

BNP Paribas Open, Indian Wells, CA
2nd Round — Tennis Channel, 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.