Viewing Picks for May 6, 2013

All Times Eastern


Beach Volleyball
Women's Grand Slam Gold Medal — Universal Sports, 5 p.m. (same day coverage)

College Baseball
Maryland at Clemson — ESPNU, 7 p.m.

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

Giro d'Italia
Stage 3: Sorrento-Marina di Ascea — beIN Sport, 9:30 a.m.

English Premier League
Sunderland vs. Stoke City — ESPN2, 2:55 p.m.

Live From The Players — Golf Channel, 5 p.m. & 7 p.m.
World Golf Hall of Fame Induction Ceremony — Golf Channel, 10 p.m.

National League
Atlanta at Cincinnati — ESPN, 7 p.m.

The Rundown — MLB Network, 2 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. (Tuesday)

NBA Playoffs
Eastern Conference Semifinals
Game 1: Chicago at Miami — TNT, 7 p.m.

Western Conference Semifinals
Game 1: Golden State at San Antonio — TNT, 9:30 p.m.

NBA GameTime: Bulls/Heat, Game 1 Postgame — NBA TV, 9:30 p.m.
NBA GameTime: Warriors/Spurs, Game 1 Postgame — NBA TV, midnight
Inside the NBA — TNT, midnight

NFL Live — ESPN, 4 p.m.

NHL Stanley Cup Playoffs
Eastern Conference Quarterfinals
Game 3: Boston at Toronto — NHL Network, 7 p.m.
Game 3: Washington at New York Rangers — NBC Sports Networ, 7:30 p.m.

Western Conference Quarterfinals
Game 4: Anaheim at Detroit — CNBC, 8 p.m.
Game 4: St. Louis at Los Angeles — NBC Sports Network, 10 p.m.

NHL Live — NHL Network, 5 p.m.
NHL Live — NBC Sports Network, 6:30 p.m.
NHL Tonight — NHL Network, 10 p.m.
NHL Live — NBC Sports Network, 12:30 a.m. (Tuesday)

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.
Sky Sports News — Fox Soccer, 9 a.m.
The Box Score — Audience Network (DirecTV)/NBC Sports Network, noon
SVP & Russillo — ESPNews, 1 p.m.
Dan Le Batard is All Alone by Himself Highly Questionable — ESPN2, 2:30 p.m.
Outside the Lines — ESPN, 3 p.m.
The Best of the Dan Patrick Show — NBC Sports Network, 5:30 p.m.
ROME — CBS Sports Network, 6 p.m.
UNITE — ESPN Classic, midnight
Lead Off — CBS Sports Network, midnight

ATP Tour
Madrid Open, Madrid, Spain
1st Round — Tennis Channel, 7 a.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.