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What’s Hot on TV Tonight – J-Lo and David Cook Perform on Idol

American Idol is once again pulling out the stops for their musical guests tonight, what with a past winner and one of the current judges performing. But will people care about that or Fast Forward just to find out who’s leaving? Check in with other favorite shows you may have missed at TV-Links.

1. The Ellen DeGeneres Show. The guests today include Nicki Minaj and Sophia Grace & Rosie. Syndicated, check local listings.

2. NBA Basketball. Game 6 of First Round Eastern Conference Playoffs. Chicago Bulls at Philadelphia 76ers. 6:00 PM CT NBA TV

3. The Big Bang Theory. The gang try to help Wolowitz and Bernadette get hitched ahead of the space launch. 7:00 PM CT CBS

4. Community. Abed is required to see a therapist when he becomes convinced Deal Pelton is a fake. 7:00 PM CT NBC

5. Missing. Becca and the two guys try to flee Europe and fight off the escalating emotional tens, and Dax finds out who his enemies are. 7:00 PM CT ABC

6. The Vampire Diaries. Jeremy hopes to protect his sister by making a huge decision, Stefan and Damon work together outside of Mystic Falls, and Bonnie makes a secret heartbreaking deal. 7:00 PM CT CW

7. American Idol. Jennifer Lopez and David Cook performs, and another contestant is eliminated. 7:00 PM CT Fox

8. NBA Basketball. Game 6 of First Round Eastern Conference Playoffs. Atlanta Hawks at Boston Celtics. 7:00 PM CT TNT

9. Dateline: Real Life Mysteries. IN the first hour, a policeman’s wife’s murder investigation is reopened up years later. In the second hour, a young mom doesn’t come back from her morning jog, and cops find a small clue in a home computer. 7:00 PM CT TLC

10. Rules of Engagement. Jen and Audrey fixes a doll she keeps breaking as she tries to get ready for mother, and Jeff has concerns about Brenda’s dating life. 7:30 PM CT CBS

11. 30 Rock. Liz’s new talk show begins production, Jack tries to make it successful because of pressure from Devin, and Tracy tries to show he’s committed to his wife. 7:30 PM CT NBC

12. Person of Interest. Finch is all too familiar with a dark government conspiracy that a person of interest gets messed up in, and Reese finds something out about Finch’s past. 8:00 PM CT CBS

13. The Office. A former boss helps Andy go under cover to stage a coup, and Robert gets a new opportunity. 8:00 PM CT NBC

14. Grey’s Anatomy. The residents choose their positions for the future, Make admits his feelings for Lexie to Derek, and Arizona tries to convince her friend to have surgery. 8:00 PM CT ABC

15. The Secret Circle. Jake, Melissa, and Adam work to save Faye from the witch hunters, Blackwell tells Cassie and Diana they needs to unleash the crystal skull using their dark magic, and Dawn and Charles find a new way to get back their power. 8:00 PM CT CW

16. Touch. MArtin exposes a parole officer as being corrupt, A Brazilian busker wins the heart of a woman, Jake and another mute bond, and Clea and Martin get info about a patient of Teller’s. 8:00 PM CT Fox

17. The First 48. In the first hour, Tow friends get shot, then placed inside a car trunk to burn. In the second hour, a man allegedly kills and tortures san old friend from his childhood, and a young woman with no priors allegedly murders a mom in front of her children. 8:00 PM CT A&E

18. Swamp People. The Cajun culture is built on the deep-rooted traditions of a unique, hard-working people. 8:00 PM CT HISTORY

19. Mary Mary. 8:00 PM CT WE

20. Parks and Recreation. The incoming election results separate Leslie and Bobby Newport by a very small margin, and everyone ponders the future as they wait for the final tally. 8:30 PM CT NBC

21. Don’t Be Tardy for the Wedding. Kim and Kroy lay down the rules as Brielle gets ready for her first homecoming dance. 8:30 PM CT Bravo

22. The Mentalist. Janes loses focus on an investigation because of a message from Red John, and it puts his career in jeopardy. 9:00 PM CT CBS

23. Awake. Britten’s ability to switch realities is disrupted by an unusual dream and a mysterious man causing him distress, and Capt. Harper becomes more and more concerned about the behavior of Britten. 9:00 PM CT NBC

24. Scandal. With Gideon looking into Amanda’s past, a closer look is given to Olivia and Fritz’s beginning on the campaign trail. 9:00 PM CT ABC

25. Impractical Jokers. In the season finale, the guys toy with customers at a candy store using bizarre party props, they all try their hands at nosing, and they break the rules of appropriate elevator etiquette. 9:00 PM CT truTV

26. Kathy. 9:00 PM CT Bravo

27. NBA Basketball. Game 6 of First Round Western Conference Playoffs. Los Angeles Lakers at Denver Nuggets. 9:30 PM CT TNT

28. Conan. Zosia Mamet, Tom Selleck, and The Womats are tonight’s guests. 10:00 PM CT TBS

29. The Tonight Show with Jay Leno. The guest list tonight includes Howie Mandel, Vinny Guadagnino, and Sara Watkins. 10:35 PM CT NBC