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What’s Hot on TV Tonight – Duke, Starring Steven Weber

It doesn’t get much more heartwarming than this. Tonight on Hallmark Channel, Steven Weber stars as a homeless war vet who tries to get help for his most-trusted companion, a border collie.

1. 2012 NFL Draft. Rounds 4-7. 12:00 PM CT ESPN

2. Track and Field. USA vs. The World at the Penn Relays from Philadelphia. 12:00 PM CT NBC

3. NBA Basketball. Game 1 of Eastern Conference Playoffs, First Round. Philadelphia 76ers at Chicago Bulls 12:00 PM CT ABC

4. PGA Tour Golf. Third round of Zurich Classic of New Orleans from Avondale, LA. 2:00 PM CT CBS

5. NHL Hockey. Game 1 of Eastern Conference Semifinal. Washington Capitals at New York Rangers. 2:00 PM CT NBC

6. NBA Basketball. New York Knicks at Miami. 2:00 PM CT ABC

7. Forgetting Sarah Marshall.A jilted guy travels to Hawaii trying to forget his lost love and ends up running into her and her new lover. 4:30 PM CT FX

8. NASCAR Racing: Sprint Cup. Richmond 400 at Richmond International Raceway in Richmond, VA. 6:00 PM CT Fox

9. Escape Routes. The teams take on San Francisco and the Sonoma countryside. 7:00 PM CT NBC

10. The Blind Side. So much more than a football movie. It’s a movie about the realization that everyone deserves a chance at life, and just that simple chance can change everything. Sandra Bullock stars. 7:00 PM CT ABC

11. Duke.Steven Weber stars in this drama based on fact about returning war vet Terry Pulaski who while homeless and struggling to recover from combat injuries and PTSD finds compassion and hope in his steadfast companion, Duke, a Border Collie. 7:00 PM CT Hallmark Channel

12. Cats 101. Aegean, Skookum, Li Hua, Peterbald, Chantilly, and cats that have nine lives. 7:00 PM CT Animal Planet

13. NBA Basketball. Game 1 of Eastern Conference Playoffs, First Round. Orlando Magic at Indiana Pacers. 7:00 PM CT ESPN

14. The Firm. Kevin Stack and Alex Clark try to escape justice, while Mitch and Ray try to expose the Noble Insurance conspiracy. 8:00 PM CT NBC

15. Space Twister. Storms from another world begin destroying the planet, and a high schooler’s science project is the key to ending the storms and saving civilization. 8:00 PM CT Syfy

16. Welcome to Sweetie Pie’s. Miss Robbie needs thousands to fix her leaky roof, Tim starts acting out, and Lil’ Charles needs to step in and help with the business. 8:00 PM CT OWN

17. Tanked. A furniture store owner wants a peaceful take for his bedding section, and a tattoo parlor owner hopes an aquarium will puts his nervous customers at ease. 8:00 PM CT Animal Planet

18. The Sorcerer’s Apprentice. A young boy accidentally finds himself in the middle of a war between a sorcerer and his adversary, and later as a young adult chances upon him again and begins training to be his protégé. Nicolas Cage stars 12:20 PM CT Starz

19. 48 Hours Mystery. A man claims he killed a man because the victim requested it. 9:00 PM CT CBS

20. Flipped Off. Russell Hantz of Survivor fame, along with his brother and real estate agent flip homes for profit. 9:00 PM CT A&E

21. Beverly’s Full House. Anansa finds out the life coach and Brian are friends, a trainer puts the girls on a workout routine, and Beverly gets startling news. 9:00 PM CT OWN

22. My Mother Diana. How Princess Diana’s life shaped Prince William’s. 9:00 PM CT TLC

23. Tanked: Unfiltered. Additional commentary on a feng shui tank and a customer overhead bed tank, and Heather exacts her revenge on Wayde and Brett. 9:00 PM CT Animal Planet

24. Robert Redford Presents: The Crucible. The Academy Award nominee, directed by Nicholas Hytner and starring Daniel Day-Lewis and Winona Ryder. The 1996 screen adaptation (scripted by author Arthur Miller), has a somewhat adjusted tone and plays as a warning against the dangers of political and religious extremism of all kinds. After a group of young women are accused of witchcraft in the Puritan community of Salem, Mass. in 1692, Abigail Williams is held in suspicion of practicing magic. 9:00 PM CT Sundance

25. NBA Basketball. Game 1 of Western Conference Playoffs, First Round. Dallas Mavericks at Oklahoma City Thunder. 9:30 PM CT ESPN

 

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