| May 29, 2013
| 8:30 PM
As the end of the television season gave way to the start of summer, live programming dominated in primetime last week -- with Univision and TNT among those cashing in.
The Spanish-language Univision, with its weeknight novelas always in originals, was...
| May 31, 2013
| 11:33 AM
I must have seen a thousand shows since I fell in love with rock and roll forty years ago, I’ve never seen (or heard) a better song live than Paul McCartney’s rendering of ‘Live and Let Die’ last night. At the age of seventy the...
| May 23, 2013
| 8:30 AM
Although the obvious comparison is to CW's short-lived cheerleader drama "Hellcats," "Hit the Floor" -- a terrible title for VH1's soap about, to cut to the chase, the Laker Girls -- bears a closer resemblance to Lifetime's "The Client List," in that it's...
| May 23, 2013
| 9:33 AM
Join us to listen to legendary NBA coach Phil Jackson as he talks at a Printers Row event Thursday night with Chicago Tribune sports writer K.C. Johnson.
The Chicago Bulls are finished playing for the year, falling to the Miami Heat in the second...
| May 24, 2013
| 12:36 AM
7:30 a.m. Golf: European PGA Championship third round (in Surrey, England).--Golf
8 a.m. Motorsports: Formula One Monaco Grand Prix qualifying.--NBC Sports Net.
8:30 a.m. Motorsports: Raceline (d.).--MASN
9 a.m. Talk: Sports Highlights (d.; on...
| May 25, 2013
| 10:26 AM
Yes, you can wish it to all go away until the 2014 offseason. And, yes, there is plenty to be said about that with the NBA playoffs and the Miami Heat's season getting down to critical mass.
But it's not going away, and it certainly isn't going...
| May 17, 2013
| 5:17 PM
Running off at the typewriter …
I am amazed at all of the controversy that ensued after University of Florida assistant coach Tim Davis joked to a Gator booster club in Brevard County that Alabama coach Nick Saban is "the devil himself." It's...
| May 19, 2013
| 2:01 PM
It’s been a rough couple of weeks for sports officials.
Hockey star Alex Ovechkin of the Washington Capitals blamed the referees for his team’s collapse and first-round departure in the NHL playoffs.
A Major League Baseball umpiring crew...
| May 13, 2013
| 1:05 PM
Orlando had two clear favorites last week, and both were on CBS. "NCIS" was the week's most-watched series. "The Big Bang Theory" was No. 2 in that count, but first in the 18-to-49 age group. (And that was the story nationally, too.)
"NCIS," which has...
| May 16, 2013
Miami Heat star Dwyane Wade is leading millions of American men along the path of career destruction.
It wasn't his play against the Bulls in the NBA playoffs. It was his ridiculous suit, a purple polka dot number featuring skinny capri pants, showing...
| May 15, 2013
| 10:51 PM
Here's one upside to the Orlando Magic not making this year's NBA playoffs: Two of the players will join off-court staffers in helping to build a Habitat for Humanity home on Thursday.
Magic guard Jameer Nelson and Forward Tobias Harris are teaming with...