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May 1, 2009 1:15 PM

What to Watch: Weekend Edition

FRIDAY
7pm ET - Versus – NHL Playoffs, Game 1: Ducks @ Red Wings - The Red Wings took three of four against the Ducks in the regular season.

7:30pm - Versus – NHL Playoffs, Game 1: Hurricanes @ Bruins - It's the age-old question of whether the team with rest has the advantage, or if the team riding momentum comes in with the upper hand. Will the Bruins be ready after an eight-day break?

8pm - ESPN – NBA Playoffs, Game 6: Hawks @ Heat - The Hawks have a chance to close out this boring series.

Non-sports pick - 8:15pm - IFC - Igby Goes Down - One of the best movies pretty much no one has seen.


SATURDAY
1pm - NBC – NHL Playoffs, Game 1: Penguins @ Capitals - The NHL hopes this series goes 15 games.

3pm - CBS - PGA: Quail Hollow Championship, third round - Tiger shot an opening round 7-under for the early lead.

3:30pm - Fox – MLB: Mets @ Phillies
OR Astros @ Indians
OR Indians @ Tigers

4pm - NBC - Kentucky Derby - Most exciting two minutes in sports! (Post time: 6:10 p.m ET)

7pm - Fox - NASCAR: Russ Friedman 400 - Here's a preview.

8pm - TNT – NBA Playoffs, Game 7: Bulls @ Celtics - Can Game 7 possibly live up to the rest of the series?

9pm - Versus – NHL Playoffs, Game 2: Blackhawks @ Canucks - The Canucks almost blew a 3-goal lead in Game 1.

Non-sports pick - 8pm - FX - X2: X-Men United - If Wolverine is bad (ed. note: it is), you can watch this to feel better.

SUNDAY
1pm - ABC – NBA Playoffs, Game 7: Heat @ Hawks - Game 7 if necessary.

1:30pm - TBS – MLB: Red Sox @ Rays - The Red Sox' Brad Penny is 2-0 despite a 8.66 ERA.

2pm - NBC – NHL Playoffs, Game 2: Ducks @ Red Wings - Can the team that won the first game improve to 2-0, or will the other team even it up?

3pm - CBS - PGA: Quail Hollow Championship, final round

3:30pm - ABC – NBA Playoffs, Game 1: Mavericks @ Nuggets - The Mavericks will be a much bigger physical challenge than the Hornets. But the Nuggets will take the physical challenge.

7:30pm - Versus – NHL Playoffs, Game 2: Hurricanes @ Bruins - Can the team that won the first game improve to 2-0, or will the other team even it up?

8pm - ESPN – MLB: White Sox @ Rangers - Rangers can get to .500 with a win ...yeah it's a pretty bad match-up.

Non-sports pick - 11:20am - TBS - The Last Boy Scout - What an opening scene!


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