Wednesday’s Viewing Picks

College Basketball
SEC Now: Men’s Basketball Media Days — SEC Network, 10 p.m.
College Basketball Live: SEC Media Days — ESPNU, 6 p.m.

College Football
B1G Football & Beyond — Big Ten Network, noon
College Football Live — ESPN, 1:30 p.m.
ESPNU Film Room — ESPNU, 5:30 p.m.
SEC Inside: Vanderbilt at Georgia– SEC Network, 7 p.m.
SEC Film Room: Florida — SEC Network, 7:30 p.m.

College Volleyball
Rutgers at Michigan State — Big Ten Network, 6 p.m.
Florida State at Miami (FL) — ACC Regional/Fox Sports Net, 7 p.m.
Baylor at Iowa State — ESPNU, 7 p.m.
LSU at Missouri — SEC Network, 7 p.m.
Ohio State at Penn State — Big Ten Network, 8 p.m.
TCU at Texas — Fox Sports Net, 8 p.m.
Auburn at Mississippi — ESPNU, 9 p.m.
Washington State at Arizona State — Pac-12 Network/Pac-12 Washington/Pac-12 Arizona, 10 p.m.

PGA Tour
CIMB Classic, TPC Kuala Lumpur (West Course), Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia

1st Round — Golf Channel, 10:30 p.m.

Blue Bay LPGA, Jian Lake Blue Bay Golf Course, Hainan Island, Communist China

1st Round — Golf Channel, 2:30 a.m. (same day coverage)

European Senior Tour Highlights: Winston Golf Senior Open — Golf Channel, 2 p.m.
Golfing World — Golf Channel, 5 p.m.
European Tour Weekly — Golf Channel, 5:30 p.m.
School of Golf: Chapter 25: Long Drive Special — Golf Channel, 7 p.m.

MLB Postseason
American League Championship Series
Game 5, The Stadium Formerly Known as Skydome, Toronto, Ontario, Canada

Cleveland Indians at Toronto Blue Jays — TBS/CNN en Español, 4 p.m. (Cleveland leads series 3-1)

MLB Tonight — MLB Network, 3 p.m.
MLB Postseason Pre-Game live from Toronto, Ontario, Canada — TBS, 3:30 p.m.
MLB Tonight — MLB Network, 4 p.m.
MLB Tonight — MLB Network, 7 p.m.
The Postseason Show live from Toronto, Ontario, Canada — TBS, 7:30 p.m.

National League Championship Series
Game 4, Dodger Stadium, Los Angeles, CA

Chicago Cubs at Los Angeles Dodgers — FS1/Fox Deportes, 8 p.m. (Los Angeles leads series 2-1)

MLB on FS1 Pregame — FS1, 7:30 p.m.
MLB on FS1 Postgame — FS1, 11 p.m.
MLB Tonight: League Championship Series — MLB Network, 11 p.m.
Baseball Tonight — ESPN2, 12:30 a.m. (Thursday)

NASCAR Scan All 43: Chicago/Loudon/Dover — NBCSN, 5 p.m.
NASCAR America — NBCSN, 5:30 p.m.
NASCAR Race Hub — FS1, 6 p.m.

NBA Preseason
New York at Boston — ESPN, 7:30 p.m.
Golden State at Los Angeles Lakers — ESPN, 10 p.m.

The Starters: Season Preview, Part 7 — NBA TV, 5:30 p.m.
Phoenix Suns Team Preview — NBA TV, 6 p.m.
Philadelphia 76ers Team Preview — NBA TV, 6:30 p.m.
NBA Countdown — ESPN, 7 p.m.

Good Morning Football — NFL Network, 7 a.m.
NFL Insiders — ESPN, 2 p.m.
NFL Live — ESPN, 3 p.m.
NFL Network Up to the Minute — NFL Network, 4 p.m.
NFL Fantasy Live — NFL Network, 5 p.m.
Fantasy and Friends — NFL Network, 6 p.m.

Wednesday Night Hockey, MTS Centre, Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada
Toronto Maple Leafs  at Winnipeg Jets — Sportsnet, 8 p.m.

Wednesday Night Rivalry, Madison Square Garden, New York, NY
Detroit Red Wings at New York Rangers — NBCSN/TVA Sports, 8 p.m.

Hockey Central @ noon — Sportsnet/NHL Network, noon
NHL Now — NHL Network, 4 p.m.
NHL Tonight: Pre-Game Skate — NHL Network, 6 p.m.
NHL Live — NBCSN, 7 p.m.
Hockey Central — Sportsnet, 7:30 p.m.
Top Shelf: 2015-16 Outdoor Game Moments — NHL Network, 9:30 p.m.
On the Fly — NHL Network, 10:30 p.m.
NHL Overtime — NBCSN, 10:45 p.m.

Jacksonville Armada vs. Miami FC — CBS Sports Network, 7 p.m.
Tampa Bay Rowdies vs. Indy Eleven — One World Sports, 7:30 p.m.

Women’s International Friendly, Rio Tinto Stadium, Sandy, UT
United States vs. Switzerland — ESPN2, 9 p.m.

ESPN FC — ESPNews, 6 p.m.
Serie A Show — beIN Sports, 6:30 p.m.
The Xtra — beIN Sports, 7 p.m.
The Locker Room — beIN Sports, 7:30 p.m.

Sports Talk
Boomer & Carton — CBS Sports Network, 6 a.m.
Sport Today — BBC World News, 6:45 a.m.
SportsCenter:AM — ESPN, 7 a.m.
Morning Drive — Golf Channel, 7 a.m.
Sport Today — BBC World News, 8:45 a.m.
The Dan Patrick Show — Audience (AT&T U-Verse/DirecTV)/NBCSN, 9 a.m.
SportsCenter: Face to Face With Hannah Storm — ESPN, 10 a.m.
The Dan Le Batard Show With Stugotz — ESPNU, 10 a.m.
The Rich Eisen Show — Audience (AT&T U-Verse/DirecTV)/Root Sports (Northwest/Pittsburgh/Southwest), noon
BYU Sports Nation — BYUtv, noon
His & Hers (The Final Days) — ESPN2, noon
Sport Today — BBC World News, 12:45 p.m.
Outside the Lines — ESPN, 1 p.m.
Rusillo and Kanell — ESPNews, 1 p.m.
Sport Today — BBC World News, 2:30 p.m.
The Doug Gottlieb Show — CBS Sports Network, 3 p.m.
The Paul Finebaum Show — SEC Network, 3 p.m.
SportsNation — ESPN, 4 p.m.
Highly Questionable — ESPN, 4:30 p.m.
Around. the Horn — ESPN, 5 p.m.
BTN Live — Big Ten Network, 5 p.m.
Pardon the Interruption — ESPN, 5:30 p.m.
Time to Schein — CBS Sports Network, 6 p.m.
Sports Shorts — ESPN2, 8 p.m.
Any Given Wednesday — HBO, 10 p.m.
Sports Lite with Mike Hall 2016 — Big Ten Network, 11 p.m.
Sports Jeopardy! — NBCSN, 11:30 p.m.
SportsCenter at Night — ESPN2, midnight
Garbage Time With Katie Nolan — FS1, midnight
Sports Jeopardy! — NBCSN, midnight
Contacto Deportivo — Univision, midnight
Fox Sports Live With Jay and Dan — FS1, 12:30 a.m. (Thursday)
SportsCenter at Night With Scott Van Pelt — ESPN, 12:30 a.m. (Thursday)

WTA Tour
Kremlin Cup, Olympic Stadium, Moscow, Russia

Round of 16 — Tennis Channel, 4 a.m.

Center Court: Stockholm Open (ATP)/Kremlin Cup (WTA/Luxembourg Open (WTA) — Tennis Channel, 6 a.m.
Tennis Channel Live — Tennis Channel, 4:30 p.m.

UEFA Champions League
Match Day 3
Group A, Parc des Princes, Paris, France

Paris Saint-Germain vs. Basel — ESPN2, 2:30 p.m.

Group C, Camp Nou, Barcelona, Spain
Barcelona vs. Manchester City — FS1, 2:30 p.m.

Group A, Emirates Stadium, London, England, United Kingdom
Arsenal vs. Ludogorets Razgrad — FS2/Fox Soccer Plus, 2:30 p.m.

Group D, Allianz Arena, Munich, Germany
Bayern München vs. PSV Eindhoven — Fox Sports Net, 2:30 p.m.

Group C, Celtic Park, Glasgow, Scotland, United Kingdom
Celtic vs. Borussia Mönchengladbach — FS2, midnight (same day coverage)

UEFA Champions League Pregame — FS1/FS2/Fox Soccer Plus/Fox Sports Net, 2 p.m.
ESPN FC — ESPN2, 4:45 p.m.
UEFA Champions League Highlights: Match Day 3-Wednesday — FS2, 7 p.m.

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.