Category Archives: What’s Hot on TV

What’s Hot on TV Tonight – CBS is Back

After oddly taking a couple weeks off, CBS is back tonight with all new episodes of everything across the board. Let's hope this keeps up all week. Catch up with all the TV you may have missed at TV-Links.

1. The Ellen DeGeneres Show. The guests today are Sally Field and Quvenzhané Wallis. Syndicated, check local listings.

2. NCIS. Abby is upset by childhood memories during the investigation into a car accident. 7:00 PM CT CBS

3. Betty White's Off Their Rockers. In the first half hour, NeNe Leakes is the guest. In the second half hour, Adrienne Maloof, Camille Grammer, and Kyle Richards are the guests. 7:00 PM CT NBC

4. The Taste. Auditions. 7:00 PM CT ABC

5. Hart of Dixie Bluebell is put on lockdown during a flue epidemic, forcing Wade to stay at his ex's place, Lemon starts to feel sick, possibly ruining her perfect night with Walt, and George directions Lavon's commercial for tourism. 7:00 PM CT CW

6. Raising Hope. Sabrina's mom hires the Modern Family camera crew to film Jimmy and Sabrina's wedding, Maw Maw and Rev. Bob disagree, and the family goes to L.A. for a taping of Hope's favorite show. 7:00 PM CT Fox

7. Pretty Little Liars. Aria considers telling Ezra about his son, Hannah believes Caleb is keeping a secret from her, Spencer doesn't want to play games anymore, and Emily finds out more information about Ali 7:00 PM CT ABC Family

8. The Bad Girls Club: Atlanta. Which girl gets her membership permanently revoked? 7:00 PM CT Oxygen

9. NICIS: Los Angeles. Callen is required to infiltrate a network of Chechen terrorists who are planning their next U.S. attack and recruiting firefighters. 8:00 PM CT CBS

10. Go On. Ryan keeps pursuing Simone, even though Lauren warned against dating group members, and Yolanda, Anne, Sonia, and Fausta use Owen as a body double while shopping for a wedding dress for Lauren. 8:00 PM CT NBC

11. Happy Endings. In the first half hour, Max promises revenge when he is tricked into thinking he won the lottery, but his plotting interferes with a proposal from Pete, and Brad lands a new job. In the second half hour, Penny finds out Pete wants to elope, so Jane tries to change his mind by taking them to a wedding expo, and Dave and Alex face their unresolved issues. 8:00 PM CT ABC

12. Emily Owens, M.D. The hospital is overrun with bus crash victims, Emily runs E.R. triage, Cassandra questions Will's feelings for Emily, and Micah makes a big decision. 8:00 PM CT CW

13. New Girl./span> Nick and Schmidt start competing over a woman, Winston falls for a girl who doesn't reciprocate the feelings, and Jess' night alone goes astray from her plans 8:00 PM CT Fox

14. Face Off./span> The contestants must make ice demons 8:00 PM CT Syfy

15. The Lying Game./span> Emma believes Sutton wasn't altogether truthful about the night her car went into the lake, Ted invites his family to an event honoring him, and Rebecca and Alec play a game of cat and mouse. 8:00 PM CT ABC Family

16. Starter Wives Confidential./span> Series premiere. Monica hosts a big party celebrating her blog's anniversary but decides not to share the guest list with everyone. 8:00 PM CT TLC

17. Edge of America./span> Geoff Edgers battles his way through Pennsylvania on a quest to be the last man standing, smashing through a demolition derby, struggling over a haggis eating contest and barely surviving an apocalyptic zombie race. 8:00 PM CT Travel Channel

18. Top Gear./span> Season premiere. The guys find the cars they drove in college and take them to Mexico for spring break to find out who had the best college car. 8:00 PM CT Travel Channel

19. Dance Moms. Melissa tries to get Maddie back to being in Abby's favor, Mackenzie has a hard time with her new role, and the dancers compete agains the replacement dancers. 8:00 PM CT Lifetime

20. The New Normal. Bryan buys apparatus that lets him simulate breastfeeding, Shania is upset when she finds out she was not breastfed in her younger years. 8:30 PM CT NBC

21. The Mindy Project. Mindy thinks her new guy and his female best friend are too close, and Morgan tries to help Danny get Jillian back. 8:30 PM CT Fox

22. Vegas. Mia's dad blindsides Jack, Dixon realizes a girl he saved from drowning was poisoned, and Savino and his crew get stranded in the desert. 9:00 PM CT CBS

23. Dateline NBC. Charlene Shunick discusses her sister's disappearance. 9:00 PM CT NBC

24. Cougar Town. The girls investigate Tom's new girlfriend, Ellie helps Bobby with his table manners, and Andy and Grayson start a rebellion against the girls' rules. 9:00 PM CT TBS

25. White Collar. Peter and Neal investigate the connection between Senator Pratt and corrupt cops. 9:00 PM CT USA

26. Justified. Raylan gets into a confrontation with a brawler because of his hunt for the stolen money, and Boy and Ava are faced with a decision that could destroy them. 9:00 PM CT FX

27. Total Blackout. Siblings team up to tackle four tanks filled with unknowns, donuts and more. 9:00 PM CT Syfy

28. Our America with Lisa Ling. Why childhood obesity could be changing the expected lifespan. 9:00 PM CT OWN

29. The Millionaire Matchmaker. Denis Richards' dad, widowed, look for love, and a 30-year-old is used to her share of unemployed losers. 9:00 PM CT Bravo

30. America's Supernanny. Deborah helps a family after the 19-year-old daughter contacts her tired of being forced into a parenting role because of her parents' fighting. 9:00 PM CT Lifetime

31. Snooki & JWOWW. Snooki and Jionni make adjustments as new parents, and Jenni and Roger visit Maine to see his family. 9:00 PM CT MTV

32. Late Show with David Letterman. The guests tonight are Sylvester Stallone and former Vice President Al Gore. 10:35 PM CT CBS

What’s Hot on TV Tonight – More Medical Mishaps on The Bachelor

Tierra fell down the stairs last week on The Bachelor, and some of the girls thought it was a big hoax to get Sean's attention. Tonight, there will be yet another incident with one of the girls, this time while they're duking it out during a roller derby. Catch up with all the TV you may have missed at TV-Links.

1. The Ellen DeGeneres Show. Sean Hayes and Jillian Michaels are the guests. Syndicated, check local listings

2. The Biggest Loser. The contestants are challenged to stock a kitchen with a week's worth of healthy food while on a budget, and of the losers tries to keep going despite having setbacks. 7:00 PM CT NBC

3. The Bachelor. Sean takes one woman rick climbing, while a roller derby match ends with a hospital trip, and Sean surprises one date with a shopping trip and Ben Taylor performance. 7:00 PM CT ABC

4. The Carrie Diaries. Tom won't let Carrie see SEbastian, so she snoops through his files and finds surprising info about his past, and Maggie tries to get over her breakup with Walt. 7:00 PM CT CW

5. Bones.Two bodies are found in the same burial plot, Brennan and Booth talk about arrangements for their demise, and Daisy comes back for the first time since the breakup.7:00 PM CT Fox

6. Continuum.Carlos and Kiera investigate murders where victims are drained of their endocrine fluid. 7:00 PM CT Syfy

7. Switched at Birth. Boy invites Lana to dinner so that she and Bay can meet, Daphne tries to help Travis with his struggles at home. 7:00 PM CT ABC Family

8. Finding Bigfoot: Further Evidence. 7:00 PM CT Animal Planet

9. Jerseylicious. Season premiere. The stylists plan a casino-themed party for Anthony's 40th, Tracy takes her bridesmaids shopping for dresses, and Olivia fights with Gigi 7:00 PM CT Style

10. 90210. Annie goes through an alternate reality that has her staying in Kansas, while she's engaged to her high school boyfriend, Dixon doesn't have any contact with his family and is a successful hip hop artist, and Adrianna is the bad girl of Hollywood. 8:00 PM CT CW

11. The Following. Ryan, Agent Weston, and FBI Specialist Debra Parker look into Carroll's psychic history, and Emma, Jacob, and Paul plot their next move while holding Claire's son. 8:00 PM CT Fox

12. Dallas. Season premiere. In the first hour, Christopher and John Ross disagree, Christopher tries to get his divorce to go his way, John Ross gets revenge on Christopher and Elena, and Ann gets blackmailed by her ex. In the second hour, J.R. and John Ross make a deal to take control of Ewing Energies, Pamela Rebecca Barnes wants to get revenge agains the Ewings for her dad. 8:00 PM CT TNT

13. Being Human. Nora and Josh meet a teen runaway, Sally tries to fix things with Troy, and Aidan and Henry look for clean blood. 8:00 PM CT Syfy

14. Hoarders. A hoarder is forced to clean up after a neighbor reports her, and a former antiques dealer's home is turned into a fire hazard. 8:00 PM CT A&E

15. Bunheads. Michelle's brother visits after after failed marriage, Melanie becomes interested in roller derby, making Ginny feel abandoned, and Boo and Carl are busy with child-care duties. 8:00 PM CT ABC Family

16. The Real Housewives of Beverly Hills. Kyle's daughter graduates sixth grade, Brandi and the others go to Vegas, and the women find out new things about each other over dinner. 8:00 PM CT Bravo

17. Cake Boss: Next Great Baker. The bakers are asked by Michael Strahan to make the perfect birthday cake for Kelly Ripa. 8:00 PM CT TLC

18. The Layover with Anthony Bourdain. In the town of excess, New Orleans, Bourdain indulges in fresh crab & shrimp, drinks Sazerac with Davis Rogan, a Treme inspired character, hits the Kingpin and tops it all off with tacos from one of the nation’s top 20 food trucks. 8:00 PM CT Travel Channel

19. Built. Series premiere. A wealth suburbanite gets her attic turned into a closet, and Mike tries to stay in shape for an underwear modeling job. 8:00 PM CT Style

20. Deception. Joanna figures out Julian is hiding something about the night Vivian was murdered, Edward gets disturbing news, and Robert and Sofia are introduced to Mia's boyfriend. 9:00 PM CT NBC

21. Lost Girl. Bo’s houseguest Vex brings ‘greetings’ from a vengeful Morrigan. 9:00 PM CT Syfy

22. Intervention. A 32-year-old with an overbearing personality has blackouts and seizures because of his alcoholism. 9:00 PM CT A&E

23. Oprah's Next Chapter. Cissy Houston is the guest. 9:00 PM CT OWN

24. Vanderpump Rules. The staff goes to Vegas for Stassi's birthday, leaving Lisa shorthanded, and Jax causes a fight after crashing the party. 9:00 PM CT Bravo

25. Cake Boss. Buddy makes a 5-tier Bollywood wedding cake with special lighting effects, and Marissa tries a new cookie recipe. 9:00 PM CT TLC

26. Hotel Impossible. Claudia Gaitka has been in the hospitality business since she was a child. Her parents owned a hotel in Wildwood, New Jersey and once that closed down, her dad helped her purchase her own hotel – the Periwinkle Inn. With surrounding hotels and motels selling their properties to condominium developers, the Periwinkle is losing its advance bookings – and about $50,000 a year. 9:00 PM CT Travel Channel

27. Teen Mom 2. Leah and Jeremy get serious, Chelsea breaks down on Adam's birthday, Jenelle wonders about Andrew's paternity, and Kailyn gets asked out for a date. 9:00 PM CT MTV

28. Late Show with David Letterman. Melissa McCarthy, David Morissey, and David Byrne are the guests tonight. 10:35 PM CT CBS

What’s Hot on TV Tonight – Obama and Hillary on 60 Minutes

60 Minutes is one you won't want to miss this week. President Obama and Secretary of State Clinton are both appearing. Additionally, the Anti-Doping Agency CEO checks in saying that Lance Armstrong wasn't entirely truthful with Oprah Winfrey. Catch up on your other favorite shows at TV-Links.

1. College Basketball. Michigan State at Indiana. 12:00 PM CT CBS

2. NBA Basketball. Miami Heat at Boston Celtics. 12:00 PM CT ABC

3. PGA Tour Golf. Final Round of Farmers Insurance Open from Torrey Pines Golf Club in San Diego. 2:00 PM CT CBS

4. Figure Skating. U.S. Championships, Men's Free Skate. 2:00 PM CT NBC

5. NBA Basketball. Oklahoma City thunder at Los Angeles Lakers. 2:30 PM CT ABC

6. Cris Collinsworth's Sunday Night Football Special. 4:00 PM CT NBC

7. NBA Basketball. Atlanta Hawks at New York Knicks. 5:30 PM CT ESPN

8. 60 Minutes. President Barack Obama, Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton, and Anti-Doping Agency CEO Travis Tygart who claims Lance Armstrong wasn't entirely truthful with Oprah Winfrey. 6:00 PM CT CBS

9. 2013 Pro Bowl. From Honolulu. 6:00 PM CT NBC

10. The Cleveland Show. In this parody of mob movies set in Italy, Cleveland has to decide between Rallo and Cleveland Jr. as his successor, Cleveland Jr. wants to have a Quincezñera in Mexico, and Cleveland builds a robot. 6:30 PM CT Fox

11. The Simpsons. A tornado has Homer and Marge trying to set up guardians for the kids, and Marge questions the motives of the possible guardians. 7:00 PM CT Fox

12. 19th Annual Screen Actors Guild Awards. Among the awards, Dick Van Dyke receives the Life Achievement Award. 7:00 PM CT TNT

13. The Real Housewives of Atlanta. Kenya and Phaedra keep working on workout videos, Kenya finds out Phaedra has been gossiping about her, Cynthia keeps building her agency, and NeNe has a difficult time staying at the top. 7:00 PM CT Bravo

14. Trip of a Lifetime. A sweepstakes offers one lucky viewer a chance to build and win the most over-the-top, multi-destination trip. Hosted by travel expert Samantha Brown, and featuring Adam Richman, Bert Kreischer and Anthony Melchiorri, this special introduces viewers to the stunning highlights of this extravagant vacation. 7:00 PM CT Travel Channel

15. The Simpsons. A tornado has Homer and Marge trying to set up guardians for the kids, and Marge questions the motives of the possible guardians. 7:30 PM CT Fox

16. The Good Wife. A substantial financial risk comes along with a career-changing offer for Alicia, Diane and Will confront creditors, and Eli and Jordan can't agree on a possible attack on Maddie's campaign. 8:00 PM CT CBS

17. The Makeover. Based on Pygmalion, an education consultant tries to turn a beer vendor into a congressional candidate. 8:00 PM CT ABC

18. Family Guy. Quagmire accidentally marries a hooker during a visit to Harvard, and tries to get out of his marriage by pretending that Peter is his lover. 8:00 PM CT Fox

19. Kourtney and Kim Take Miami. Scott learns about the lesbian lifestyle, and Kim treats her psoriasis with Kourtney's breast milk. 8:00 PM CT E!

20. Oprah's Next Chapter. LL Cool J is the guest. 8:00 PM CT OWN

21. Shahs of Sunset. After a breakdown at lunch, MJ asks her mom to go to therapy with her, a friend informs Lilly her business might not be seen as respectable for a Persian wife, and Rez gets everyone together to come to a decision about GG. 8:00 PM CT Bravo

22. Snapped. A woman and past having a secret affair becomes suspects in a murder. 8:00 PM CT Oxygen

23. Girls. Hannah makes friends with a junkie and parties with Elijah, and Marnie has an encounter with an artist 8:00 PM CT HBO

24. Shameless. Trying to scan a charity, Frank tells Carl he has cancer, and Lip finds the pedophiles living in the neighbordhood. 8:00 PM CT Showtime

25. American Dad. Francine invites Stan's dad to a party, as a dark secret involving the Smith family's past comes out. 8:30 PM CT Fox

26. Enlightened. Amy gets a letter from Levi, Levi escapes. 8:30 PM CT HBO

27. The Mentalist. A link to Red Jon and Visualize group is found in an investigation into a 225-year-old cast, and Lisbon considers the future. 9:00 PM CT CBS

28. Chasing the Saturdays. Mollie gets pushed to meet a new man, and Una has concerns about Rochelle's shopping habits. 9:00 PM CT E!

29. Plastic Wives Four women married to plastic surgeons. 9:00 PM CT TLC

30. Finding Bigfoot. The team pour over photos of an alleged sighting in West Virginia and set a trap. 9:00 PM CT Animal Planet

31. Mob Wives. Drita and her girls visit Lee in prison, Jo secretly plans to end his marriage to Carla. 7:30 PM CT VH1

32. House of Lies. Marty and Clyde try to score a casino king's business, Jeannie assesses Tamara, and Monica comes up with an unlikely connection. 9:00 PM CT Showtime

33. Californication. Hank and Faith attend a funeral, and Karen finds Hank in a compromising position. 9:30 PM CT Showtime

 

What’s Hot on TV Friday and Saturday – Adam Levine on SNL

Sure, The Voice was over and decided a month ago, but we're not done with Adam Levine. We get more of him when he hosts Saturday Night Live this weekend. Kendrick Lamar is the musical guest Catch up with your favorite shows you may have missed at TV-Links.

Friday

1. Nikita. Owen and Nikita tend with a rogue cleaner, Michael starts new responsibilities at Division, and Nikita and Michael's relationship hits a rough patch. 7:00 PM CT CW

2. Kitchen Nightmares. Chef Gordon Ramsay lends his expertise to the Olde Hitching Post in Massachusetts. 7:00 PM CT Fox

3. Four Weddings. Kale does her own dance at her wedding, Jennifer gets serenaded by sorority sisters on a wedding cruise, Christa sticks with a black and white decor, and Araceli lassos her husband during a garden party 7:00 PM CT TLC

4. NBA Basketball. San Antonio Spurs at Dallas Mavericks. 7:00 PM CT ESPN

5. Dateline NBC. Years after the crime, new evidence turns up to help the investigation of a murdered comic book store owner. 8:00 PM CT NBC

6. Killer Karaoke. Contestants sing songs while enduring an obstacle course filled with snakes and cacti, an enormous fan blowing debris in their faces, and more. 8:00 PM CT truTV

7. Say Yes to the Dress. In the first half hour, designer dresses on clearance. In the second half hour, a former miss DC is looking for the perfect dress, Tamara wants a gown out-of-the-box that makes a statement, and Stephanie isn't sure if she made the right choice while she's being fitted. 8:00 PM CT TLC

8. Ghost Adventures. Zak Bagans, Nick Groff and Aaron Goodwin travel internationally. They visit a notorious Jamaican plantation, a haunted island that has been declared off-limits by the Italian government, and underground caves where an English secret society was rumored to participate in pagan worship and orgies. 8:00 PM CT Travel Channel

9. 20/20. Stories cover alleged deception, looking at how men and women mislead others. 9:00 PM CT ABC

10. Merlin. Merlin has to realize Morgana's deception for what it is as she uses Princess Mithian to lure Arthur to his doom. 9:00 PM CT Syfy

11. Police Women of Dallas. Yvette heads to a stabbing call, Tracy takes care of a bickering couple, Cheryl lends a hand with an imagined dog problem, and Angela questions suspected carjackers. 9:00 PM CT OWN

12. Say Yes to the Dress: Randy Knows Best. The favorite top 10 dresses. 9:00 PM CT TLC

13. The Dead Files. Steve DiSchiavi and Amy Allan examine frightening paranormal activity at a family home in Westminster, Colorado. A single mother's children live in fear of something unexplained. They've heard voices, seen things move and her son is too terrified to go anywhere alone in the home. 9:00 PM CT TLC

14. Teen Trouble. Josh tries helping a 15-year-old addicted to coke and prescription drugs. 9:00 PM CT Lifetime

15. Real Time with Bill Maher. The panelists include David Avella, former Vt. Gov. Howard Dean, Kristen Soltis, House Democratic leader Nancy Pelosi, and Jon Tester. 9:00 PM CT HBO

16. Banshee. A mixed martial arts title bout is being planned at the Kinaho Moon Casino, run by tribe leader Benjamin Longshadow (Russell Means) and his son Alex (Anthony Ruivivar). Huge profits are anticipated for Banshee investors, but the enterprise is threatened when the champion (Cedric Stewart) arrives and angers Lucas and especially Siobahn. Will Lucas keep his mouth shut and allow the fight to go on as planned? 9:00 PM CT Cinemax

17. The Tonight Show with Jay Leno. The guests tonight are Robert De Niro, Sherri Shepherd, and The Grascals. 10:35 PM CT NBC

Saturday

1. College Basketball. Louisville at Georgetown. 11:00 AM CT ESPN

2. College Basketball. Ohio State at Penn State. 11:00 AM CT ESPN 2

3. College Basketball. Maryland at Duke. 12:00 PM CT CBS

4. College Basketball. Alabama at Tennessee. 1:00 PM CT ESPN 2

5. PGA Tour Golf. Third Round of Farmers Insurance Open from Torrey Pines Golf Club in San Diego. 2:00 PM CT NBC

6. Figure Skating. U.S. Championships: Pairs Free Skate and Free Dance. 2:00 PM CT NBC

7. X Games. From Aspen. 3:00 PM CT ABC

8. College Basketball. Oklahoma at Kansas. 3:00 PM CT ESPN

9. College Basketball. Western Kentucky at Middle Tennessee State. 3:00 PM CT ESPN 2

10. College Basketball. Temple at Butler. 5:00 PM CT ESPN 2

11. College Basketball. North Carolina at North Carolina State. 6:00 PM CT ESPN

12. Figure Skating. U.S. Championships, Ladies Short Program and Free Skate. 7:00 PM CT NBC

13. UFC. Demetrious Johnson vs. John Dodson, flyweight; Quinton Jackskon vs. Glovier Teixeira; Anthony Pettis vs. Donald Cerrone; and Ricardo Lamas vs. Erik Koch. 7:00 PM CT Fox

14. Six Little McGhees: Special Delivery. Two full hours of all the little McGhees. 7:00 PM CT OWN

15. College Basketball. Florida at Mississippi State. 7:00 PM CT ESPN 2

16. 48 Hours. In the first hours, an unarmed cop tries to stop a home invasion by tackling the gunman. In the second hour, a look into the murder investigation of hotel heir Benji Novack Jr. 8:00 PM CT ABC

17. The Lost Valentine. Susan Allison, jaded TV reporter, receives a sentimental Valentine's Day news assignment: the story of Caroline Thomas, who has waited 60 years for her pilot husband — declared missing in action during World War II — to return to her. After first scoffing at the assignment, Susan finds she has much to learn from both the story and Caroline's demonstration of love, faith and remembrance. 8:00 PM CT Hallmark Channel

18. Abominable Snowman. A group goes searching for their friends during a blizzard and a chilling discovery. 8:00 PM CT Syfy

19. 48 Hours: Hard Evidence. In the first hour, a media sensation occurs when a man staffs his private detective agency with soccer moms, but an undercover investigator has his own illegal secrets. In the second hour, three friends begin an investigation of their friend who disappeared from her Dallas area home and become suspicious of her girlfriend. 8:00 PM CT TLC

20. Pit Boss. Shorty has to break into a home to save a pit bull, and things don't go as planned when Ashley tries to produce a commercial for Shortywood. 8:00 PM CT Animal Planet

21. Cyndi Lauper: Still So Unsusual. In the first half hour, Cyndi shoots a True Colors Fund PSA, and the guys play golf. In the second half hour, Cyndi tries to balance a busy day with dinner at home with David. 8:00 PM CT WE

22. Spartacus: War of the Damned. Season Premiere. Spartacus and his army continue outwitting the best commanders in Rome, and the powers of the Empire try to turn to a wealthy politician for help destroying the rebellion. 8:00 PM CT Starz

23. Pit Bulls and Parolees. Mariah finds out a friend died, several dogs get dropped off at Villalobos, pushing the limits of the kennel, and people from Tia's past adopt some dogs. 9:00 PM CT Animal Planet

24. Saturday Night Live. Adam Levine is guest host, and Kendrick Lamar are the musical guest. 9:00 PM CT NBC

 

What’s Hot on TV Tonight – Glee’s Return

After being off for the holidays, Glee is finally back tonight. Don't look for anything on CBS, though. They're taking the night off again. Catch up on your favorite shows you may have missed at TV-Links.

1. The Ellen DeGeneres Show Kristen Bell, Cedric the Entertainer, and a 105-year-old woman are the guests today. Syndicated, check local listings.

2. 30 Rock. Criss and Liz get unexpected news, Liz tries to rally the staff to not allow TGS to be cancelled, and Kenneth causes interference as Jack tries to choose the new president of NBC. 7:00 PM CT NBC

3. Last Resort. Season finale. The Colorado i left open to capture by a outsider with a manipulative plan during a brutal battle for control. 7:00 PM CT ABC

4. The Vampire Diaries. Klaus puts Matt in danger trying to control Jeremy, Rebekah wants a new ally, Bonnie has some questions for Shane, and Elena tries to secure Jeremy's safety 7:00 PM CT CW

5. American Idol. Night four of auditions, this time in Chicago . 7:00 PM CT Fox

6. NBA Basketball. New York Kicks at Boston Celtics. 7:00 PM CT TNT

7. Project Runway Introducing the designers for season 11. 7:00 PM CT Lifetime

8. Parks and Recreation. April and Leslie try getting more female hires in government, Tom wants to learn basketball from Ben and Andy, and Ron watches Diane's kids. 7:30 PM CT NBC

9. The Office. Dwight tries to prevent Darryl from leaving, Pam gets upset when Jim misses Cece's first recital citing work reasons, and Erin and Pete are exposed by Nellie . 8:00 PM CT NBC

10. Grey's Anatomy. Seattle Grace's newest doctor has others on edge, Arizona has a difficult time with a phantom limb pain, and Meredith goes up against her worst fear. 8:00 PM CT ABC

11. Beauty and the Beast. Vincent deals with repercussions of the past, while he's in the hospital, Cat tries to control her feelings for him, and J.T. has an unexpected visit. 8:00 PM CT CW

12. Glee. The glee club ladies plan a dance that sees people paired off interestingly, Sam tries to find evidence to show the Warblers cheated at sectionals, and Kurt look for his niche. 8:00 PM CT Fox

13. The First 48: Missing Persons. Detectives delve into the subculture of Chicago's black gay males when a young man turns up missing after leaving a disturbing voice mail message. 8:00 PM CT A&E

14. The Millionaire Matchmaker. An entrepreneur wants a woman who isn't after his money, and another single guy looking for love is a perfectionist. 8:00 PM CT Bravo

15. Mysteries at the Museum A makeshift harness involved in a mine rescue, a surfboard the shows evidence of an attack, and a crude explosive device from a bank heist. 8:00 PM CT Travel Channel

16. Project Runway Season premiere. The designers are surprised to find they'll be competing in teams. They must use New York as inspiration for their first garments. 8:00 PM CT Lifetime

17. Mary Mary. Ashley gets confronted while at her divorce party, Virginia is worried about investing in her daughters' business, and Meagan and Ashley fight over a mutual boyfriend. 8:00 PM CT WE

18. 1600 Penn. The president locates an important person, Emily entertains the Austrian chancellor and his wife, making things difficult, and Skip finds his true calling. 8:30 PM CT TNT

19. Anger Management. Charlie starts up a relationship with a past patient. 8:30 PM CT FX

20. Rock Center with Brian Williams. Stories include Quvenzhane Wallis and Dwight Henry, Dr. Eric Topol, Ron Popeil, and Gen. Martin Dempsey. 9:00 PM CT NBC

21. King of the Nerds. Team Blue and Team Orange compete, heroes against villains. 9:00 PM CT TBS

22. Suits. Harvey needs to protect Pearson Hardman from a rival firm, and Louis and Mike pay the piper for their previous actions. 9:00 PM CT USA

23. Archer. Archer and his ex-best friend are together in the Vermont wilderness. 9:00 PM CT FX

24. Impractical Jokers. The guys teach a dance class, try to sell Broadway tickets, and insist on a rematch in sudden death debates. 9:00 PM CT truTV

25. Beyond Scared Straight. A promiscuous teen shares a cell with a family member in Virginia's Western Tidewater Regional Jail, and finds it doesn't make anything easier 9:00 PM CT A&E

26. Kathy. Season premiere. T.I. is the guest. 9:00 PM CT Bravo

27. What Not to Wear. Academics have always come first for Simona, but now she needs a more appropriate and up-to-date style. 9:00 PM CT TLC

28. Buckwild. Ashley gets everyone compete in a bull-riding competition, the situation picks up between Tyler and Katie, and Joey gets pressure to take Shae out. 9:00 PM CT MTV

29. NBA Basketball. Los Angeles Clippers at Phoenix Suns. 9:30 PM CT TNT

30. Legit. Jim and Steve try to sneak Billy out of the adult care facility to party it up one last time, but are forced to bring along Billy's mentally challenged roommate 9:30 PM CT FX

31. Double Divas.Molly and Cynthia design a mobile bra shop 9:30 PM CT Lifetime

32. The Tonight Show with Jay Leno. The guests tonight include Dustin Hoffman, Jillian Michaels, Kenny Loggins, and Blue Sky Riders 10:35 PM CT NBC

 

What’s Hot on TV Tonight – Season Finales?

For some reason, Parenthood and Private Practice are ending their seasons early tonight. It makes me worried for the future of Parenthood, as Private Practice has already been announced as canceled. Catch up with all the TV you may have missed at TV-Links.

1. The Ellen DeGeneres Show. The guests today are Michael Chiklis and Chris Pratt. Syndicated, check local listings.

2. Betty White's Off Their Rockers. In the first half hour, Bob Harper is the guest. In the second half hour, Nicole Richie is the guest. 7:00 PM CT NBC

3. The Taste. The pressure is on when Anthony Bourdain, Nigella Lawson, Ludovic Lefebvre and Brian Malarkey put 29 professional chefs and home cooks through their first grueling round of blind taste tests — in which just a single spoonful will decide whether or not they make it past the audition phase and into the competition. 7:00 PM CT ABC

4. Hart of Dixie George's parents meet his girlfriend, his mom tries to force Zoe and George to admit to their feelings for each other, and Lemon is shocked at Brick's secret girlfriend's identity. 7:00 PM CT CW

5. Raising Hope. Jimmy is unsure when Frank wants to host a bachelor party, and Sabrina encourages Jimmy to have a little fun. 7:00 PM CT Fox

6. Pretty Little Liars. Hannah and Emily check out a new clue while Aria is out of commission with the flu, Meredith raises suspicion with her kindly act, and Spencer surprises Toby on their anniversary. 7:00 PM CT ABC Family

7. Totally T-Boz. Before the listening party for T-Boz's new single, she needs to clear the air with Chilli, who was upset to find out TLC wasn't T-Boz's only priority, and Tionne goes to the doctor to get her MRI results. 7:00 PM CT TLC

8. The Bad Girls Club: Atlanta. Will a racial slur get one girl sent home? 7:00 PM CT Oxygen

9. Ben and Kate. Ben is concerned by this new partner bringing in more associates to expand their plan, Kate goes on a date with baker, and Maddie and B.J. audition for a commercial 7:30 PM CT Fox

10. Go On. A former member of the group tries to make the other members choose between her and Ryan, and Anne helps Danny with his divorce. 8:00 PM CT NBC

11. Emily Owens, M.D. Emily, Will, and Casssandra have to describe each other's flaws when competing for the position of Dr. Bandari's research assistant, and a daredevil is forced to change his life because of a rare disease. 8:00 PM CT CW

12. New Girl./span> Nick believes one of Jess' students is hiding a secret and investigates the class while undercover, and Winston and Cece have an awkward encounter. 8:00 PM CT Fox

13. Face Off./span> Contestants are asked to create their own DC Comics superhero, with the help of Jim Lee. 8:00 PM CT Syfy

14. The Lying Game./span> The twins compete in tennis to see who will love as Sutton, Emma cancels plans with Thayer to tutor Ethan, Laurel brings Mads with her on her date with Jordan, and new evidence concerning Alec shows up. 8:00 PM CT ABC Family

15. The Sisterhood./span> Tara forces the ladies into a rigorous workout, but Dominique doesn't want to get sweaty, and a big dispute erupts between Dominique and DeLana. 8:00 PM CT TLC

16. Edge of America./span> In the first half hour, Geoff Edgers tears his way through Oklahoma on a wild west cowboy adventure that includes castrating a calf, a bull-testicle eating competition, a rattlesnake roundup and ends with a bang at an old-fashioned black powder shootout. In the second half hour, Edgers blazes down the “Oregon Trail” on a rugged off-road adventure which includes racing an 80-year-old car on a dirt track while holding a live pig and street jousting from atop a custom built, super-sized bicycle, and speed-climbing an 80-foot tree. 8:00 PM CT Travel Channel

17. Dance Moms. Melissa starts to feel like Sophia is stealing Maddie's spotlight. Abby puts Maddie and Kendall in a duet, bans Brook from the competition, and gives Paige a solo. 8:00 PM CT Lifetime

18. The New Normal. Shania believes Rocky's new crush could be gay, as Jane wonder's about the sexuality of one of her fellow realtors, and David ponder how his unborn son might be treated. 8:30 PM CT NBC

19. The Mindy Project. Mindy's plans to have a one-night-stand with Brendan are thrown off when his brother and Morgan show up, and Danny and Eye Patch go on a date. 8:30 PM CT Fox

20. Parenthood. Season finale. Jasmine and Crosby get exciting news while planning their anniversary, Amber and Ryan contemplate the future of their relationship, and Sarah is forced to make a choice. 9:00 PM CT NBC

21. Private Practice. Season finale. Naomi comes back for Addison's wedding, Cooper has a difficult time as a stay-at-home dad, and Violet begins a new project that has special meaning. 9:00 PM CT ABC

22. Cougar Town. Trying to put some passion back into her marriage, Jules gets Ellie to begin a verbal firestorm, and Laurie helps Travis find his superpower. 9:00 PM CT TBS

23. White Collar. Peter and Neal look for the truth regarding Neal's dad's crime, and Neal goes undercover to bring down an Irish Mob memeber. 9:00 PM CT USA

24. Justified. Drew Thompson's window shows up and gets Raylan in trouble with the FBI, and Boy's strike at the snake church lands a surprising strike back. 9:00 PM CT FX

25. Total Blackout. Contestants were asked to guess the weight of an object just by touching it and, as always, have a little difficulty. 9:00 PM CT Syfy

26. Our America with Lisa Ling. The real word of BDSM. 9:00 PM CT OWN

27. America's Supernanny. Deborah helps a family after a devastating divorce. 9:00 PM CT Lifetime

28. Snooki & JWOWW. Jennie's dad puts the moves on one of her friends at a family barbecue, and Snooki goes into labor early. 9:00 PM CT MTV

29. The Tonight Show with Jay Leno. The guests tonight are Dana Carvey, Emmy Rossum, and Ben Harper and Charlie Musselwhite. 10:35 PM CT NBC

 

What’s Hot on TV Tonight – NFC and AFC Championships

The NFL Playoffs continue today, and by the end of the day we'll know who we'll be watching in the Super Bowl. Who are you pulling for? Catch up on your other favorite shows at TV-Links.

1. NHL Hockey. Philadephia Flyers at Buffalo Sabres. 11:30 AM CT NBC

2. NFL Football. NFC Championship: San Francisco 49ers at Atlanta Falcons. 2:00 PM CT Fox

3. Skating & Gymnastics Spectacular. 3:00 PM CT NBC

4. NFL Football. AFC Championship: Baltimore Ravens at New England Patriots. 5:30 PM CT CBS

5. America's Funniest Home Videos Clips include a teen waxing her lip the first time, a dog going through the garbage, and cooking incidents. 6:00 PM CT ABC

6. Once Upon a Time. The true identity of the townspeople could be threatened by a stranger, and Cora tries to get back together with Regina. 7:00 PM CT ABC

7. The Real Housewives of Atlanta. Kenya decides to produce her own video after her deal with Phaedra goes poorly, leading Phaedra to retaliate, NeNe comes back to Atlanta, and Phaedra and Kenya's situation surfaces at Cynthia's charity event. 7:00 PM CT Bravo

8. Wild West Alaska. The crew prepares for the annual salmon-cooking competition and garage sale, and a cowboy needs help training his shooting horses. 7:00 PM CT Travel Channel

9. Mob Wives. Renee fears for her life after getting a threatening letter from Junior, and Ramona isn't sure about her boyfriend's sentence. 7:00 PM CT VH1

10. Revenge. Daniel faces his fiercest business rival with Emily's support, Aiden takes a dark turn, and Amanda's future ends up in the control of Conrad Grayson. 8:00 PM CT ABC

11. Kourtney and Kim Take Miami. Kourtney arrives in Miami sans Scott, while Kim's focus is on being a good mom to her new kitty. 8:00 PM CT E!

12. Oprah's Next Chapter. Drew Barrymore is the guest. 8:00 PM CT OWN

13. Shahs of Sunset. The group gets together on a yacht, GG has a hard time pulling off a launch party, and Asa, Reza, and Mike begin doubting Lilly. 8:00 PM CT Bravo

14. Snapped. Tonya Ford. 8:00 PM CT Oxygen

15. Girls. Adam gives Hannah some attention Elijah questions his sexuality, Marnie makes a compromise for her career, Jessa enjoys married life, and Elijah and Marnie keep a secret. 8:00 PM CT HBO

16. Shameless. Fiona worries about the money used for club night, and Frank finds his way home. 8:00 PM CT Showtime

17. Enlightened. Amy and Tyler meet up with Jeff at a jazz club, Abaddonn's security breach is exposed, and Krista's pregnancy is in jeopardy. 8:00 PM CT HBO

18. Hawaii Five-0. Chin gets kidnapped and put in Halawa prison dressed like an inmate and needs to escape before he is recognized by the prisoners. 9:00 PM CT CBS

19. Chasing the Saturdays. Series premiere. A UK pop music group intends on spreading the popularity worldwide. 9:00 PM CT E!

20. Finding Bigfoot. The team heads to Colorado to pour over footage from the 1960s of an alleged Bigfoot and gets help from a Girl Scout troop to set a trap. 9:00 PM CT Animal Planet

21. House of Lies. 9:00 PM CT Showtime

22. Californication. Hank's light at the end of the tunnel could be Faith, and Charlie tries to land movie star Robbie Mac as a client. 9:30 PM CT Showtime

 

What’s Hot on TV Friday and Saturday – Hockey Makes Its Return

Have you been missing hockey? It makes its grand return with a shortened season this weekend. NBC will air the Chicago Blackhawks vs. Los Angeles Kings game in most areas Saturday afternoon. Will the fans still show up to support their favorite teams? Catch up with your favorite shows you may have missed at TV-Links.

Friday

1. NBA Basketball. Chicago Bulls at Boston Celtics. 6:00 PM CT ESPN

2. Undercover Boss. The president of Moe's Southwest Grill works behind the scenes of his own company. 7:00 PM CT CBS

3. Last Man Standing. A discussion of immigration comes up when Vanessa hires a new housekeeper, leading to Ed checking the OUtdoor Man employees' green cards, and Kristin finds a new way to make some cash. 7:00 PM CT ABC

4. Nikita. Nikita finds out that Amanda's mole is Sonya, and there is still a second mole in Division, and Michael confronts Alex about her substance abuse. 7:00 PM CT CW

5. Fringe. Olivia starts a dangerous journey into the unknown as the team is implementing a plan, and the team battles the Observers. 7:00 PM CT Fox

6. Four Weddings. Marie uses a six-figure budget to create Dracula's Castle, Zuranda has startling news, Karen uses an island dock to exchange vows, and Anumita's wedding takes place at a landmark hotel in New York. 7:00 PM CT TLC

7. Malibu Country. Reba has a hard time being gracious when June gets a meeting with Mr. Bata, and Kim and Lillie Mae find out Cash has an ability that could be lucrative. 7:30 PM CT ABC

8. CSI: NY. The CSI i son the case when a masked man is found at the base of a skyscraper that has a history of mysterious deaths. 8:00 PM CT CBS

9. Dateline NBC. Keith Morrison goes to Belize to talk to John McAfee about him fleeing the country after his neighbor's murder 8:00 PM CT NBC

10. Killer Karaoke. Contestants sing karaoke while stepping into boxes filled with gross surprised, and getting waxed. 8:00 PM CT truTV

11. Say Yes to the Dress. In the first half hour, Becky looks for a dress for her second wedding, Tracey hope her gown will b the last one she wears after surviving a car accident, and Monica is finally ready to get married in a town she's had for years. In the second half hour, Rebecca looks for a wedding gown, Katie's bust line, and Valerie's dreams of a big dress. 8:00 PM CT TLC

12. Ghost Adventures. Sailors' Snug Harbor on the north shore of Staten Island, was once the home for many retired merchant seamen. It also holds a sinister side – one of forbidden love, adultery, suicide, torture and even murder. The park rangers tell the story of a woman who kept her mentally challenged child locked in the basement while she was out of the house, until he killed her and ran off. Zak Bagans, Nick Groff and Aaron Goodwin voyage to the malevolent shores of Staten Island to investigate. 8:00 PM CT Travel Channel

13. NBA Basketball. Oklahoma City Thunder at Dallas Mavericks. 8:30 PM CT ESPN

14. Blue Bloods. Danny's car matches the description of one used in a drug deal, and police pull him over and find coke in his trunk. His family comes to his defense. 9:00 PM CT CBS

15. 20/20. Stories include how to stay calm and save money while planning a wedding, current wedding trends, wedding mishaps, and extreme wedding proposals. 9:00 PM CT ABC

16. Merlin. On the anniversary of his death, the ghost of Uther returns to the kingdom and passes judgment on Arthur’s reign. 9:00 PM CT Syfy

17. Say Yes to the Dress: Randy Knows Best. The top 10 most heartfelt moments. 9:00 PM CT TLC

18. Teen Trouble. Josh tries helping an older teen who is addicted to heroin and getting involved with criminals. 9:00 PM CT Lifetime

19. Real Time with Bill Maher. The panelists include Michelle Caruso-Cabrera, former Rep. Steve LaTourette, Martin Short, former Sen. Bob Kerrey, and Rula Jebreal. 9:00 PM CT HBO

20. Banshee. Hanson, a desperate underling of Proctor, holds a rave in an Amish barn, selling homemade E pills stolen from his boss to Banshee youth, including Deva, Carrie’s rebellious daughter. 9:00 PM CT Cinemax

21. The Tonight Show with Jay Leno. The guests tonight are Chris Tucker, Bob Costas, and Big Boi. 10:35 PM CT NBC

Saturday

1. College Basketball. Maryland at at North Carolina. 11:00 AM CT ESPN

2. College Basketball. Connecticut at Pittsburgh. 11:00 AM CT ESPN 2

3. College Basketball. West Virginia at Purdue. 1:00 PM CT CBS

4. College Basketball. Missouri at Florida. 1:00 PM CT ESPN

5. College Basketball. Texas Tech at Oklahoma State. 1:00 PM CT ESPN 2

6. NHL Hockey. Chicago Blackhawks at Los Angeles Kings. 2:00 PM CT NBC

7. College Basketball. Oregon at UCLA. 3:00 PM CT CBS

8. College Basketball. Syracuse at Louisville. 3:00 PM CT ESPN

9. College Basketball. Creighton at Wichita State. 3:00 PM CT ESPN

10. Cops. A suspect escapes after abandoning a stolen vehicle, a man claims he was threatened with a gun, and alcohol is find in a car that hit a female pedestrian. 7:00 PM CT Fox

11. Six Little McGhees: Special Delivery. 7:00 PM CT OWN

12. Blades of Glory. Typical Will Ferrell, as he's joined by Jon Heder. The two of them on skates is funny enough as it is, let alone seeing them skating together as a pair. 8:00 PM CT ABC

13. Tasmanian Devils. The ultimate thrill unleashes the ultimate predator. 8:00 PM CT Syfy

14. Pit Boss. Shorty tries to rescue a loose dog from a motocross track, and Ronald and Sebastian are sent to an adult-themed gig accidentally. 8:00 PM CT Animal Planet

15. Cyndi Lauper: Still So Unsusual. In the first half hour, Cyndi performs at a private concert. Ron Wood makes an appearance. In the second half hour, Cyndi and family and friends go to Coney Island. 8:00 PM CT WE

16. College Basketball. Gonzaga at Butler. 8:00 PM CT ESPN

17. Ghost Rider: Spirit of Vengeance. Johnny Blaze is hired by members of a secret church to save a boy from Satan. 8:00 PM CT Starz

18. 48 Hours. Jodi Arias's interview for 48 Hours becomes evidence in her murder trial. 9:00 PM CT CBS

19. Wedding Band. The band gets booked for an “End of the World” party, but end up competing against rivals playing a similar gig 9:00 PM CT TBS

20. Pit Bulls and Parolees. Tia and her team are brought to a dog-fighting ring by an anonymous tip, and a pit bull waits for permission to go to a new home. 9:00 PM CT Animal Planet

21. Beyond the Headlines: Prosecuting Casey Anthony. 9:00 PM CT Lifetime

22. Saturday Night Live. Jennifer Lawrence is guest host, and The Lumineers are the musical guest. 9:00 PM CT NBC

 

What’s Hot on TV Tonight – Lance Armstrong on Oprah

Tonight is Oprah Winfrey's interview with Lance Armstrong over his alleged lies, cheating, and doping scandal. I'm not quite sure why it even matters anymore to make it such a big deal. Catch up on your favorite shows you may have missed at TV-Links.

1. The Ellen DeGeneres Show Mark Wahlberg, Josh Hopkins, and a 10-year-old who gives his allowance to cat rescue are the guests today. Syndicated, check local listings.

2. 30 Rock. Jack convinces Liz to accompany him to Florida, and they find out something shocking about his mom. Jenna and Tracy take over the show while Liz is gone, leading to disaster for Kenneth. 7:00 PM CT NBC

3. Last Resort. Marcus tries to surrender the Colorado while Adm. Shepard and Kylie try to bring down the president. 7:00 PM CT ABC

4. The Vampire Diaries. Rebeka unexpectedly shows up at Mystic Falls High and gets shocking information out of Elena, Prof. Shane reveals too much, and Caroline tries to give comfort to Tyler 7:00 PM CT CW

5. American Idol. Night two of auditions, this time in Chicago . 7:00 PM CT Fox

6. NBA Basketball. Los Angeles Clippers at Minnesota Timberwolves. 7:00 PM CT TNT

7. Haven. Season finale. In the first hour, Duke gets into some trouble when he mysteriously transforms back into a teenager. In the second hour, Audrey finally finds some answers, but not everyone will survive the truths 7:00 PM CT Syfy

8. Parks and Recreation. Councilman Jamm derails the bachelorette party that Ann planned for Leslie, and Chris as game night at Ben's. 7:30 PM CT NBC

9. The Office. The new espresso machine is abused by everyone, Dwight brings Clark along on a sales call, Darryl interviews at Jim's company, and Pam pays Jim a surprise visit. 8:00 PM CT NBC

10. Grey's Anatomy. News comes in about the plane crash lawsuit, Richard avoids Catherine coming on to him, and Jackson takes on a former patient of Mark Sloane's. 8:00 PM CT ABC

11. Anger Management. Season premiere. Charlie loses it at a baby shower and wonders if his dad is getting Alzheimer's. 8:00 PM CT FX

12. The First 48: Missing Persons. A husband is missing the day after his second wedding anniversary, and a missing hotel guest is shown via surveillance video leaving the building. 8:00 PM CT A&E

13. Oprah's Next Chapter. Lance Armstrong is the guest. 8:00 PM CT OWN

14. The Millionaire Matchmaker. A Jewish hip-hop manager wants to settle down, and a 40-year-old divorced plastic surgeon gave his last ex surgical enhancements 8:00 PM CT Bravo

15. Project Runway Season finale. The designers get four days to complete a mini-collection before the winner is chosen. 8:00 PM CT Lifetime

16. Mary Mary. Mary Mary begins intense choreography rehearsals for their upcoming Essence performance, but when Teddy finds out that Tina is pushing herself too hard and suffers an emergency pregnancy scare, he may pull the plug.? 8:00 PM CT WE

17. 1600 Penn. The president and First Lady host an extravagant party hoping to rally support for new education reforms, and Skip tries to gather up the nerve to ask a mailroom clerk to go with him to the event. 8:30 PM CT TNT

18. Rock Center with Brian Williams. Stories include Director Paul Haggis discussing Scientology, Bob Costas discussing Lance Armstrong, and Kennedy Odede and Jessica Posner discussing the fress school they built in Kibera. 9:00 PM CT NBC

19. Scandal. More changes rock the White House, flashbacks show more about the rigged election, and Edison makes a shocking accusation. 9:00 PM CT ABC

20. King of the Nerds. Season premiere. Teams are picked and alliances are formed. 9:00 PM CT TBS

21. Suits. Harvey and Mike handle a criminal suit that hits close to home. 9:00 PM CT USA

22. Archer. Season premiere. Amnesiac Arches believes the only care is a spa weekend. 9:00 PM CT FX

23. Impractical Jokers. The guys portray optometrists, give financial advice, and look for political votes. 9:00 PM CT truTV

24. Beyond Scared Straight. A wannabe rap star, gets hard truths at Portsmouth Count Jail, siblings face difficult choices, and officers threaten to leave a disrespectful teen in jail longer 9:00 PM CT A&E

25. Kathy. Season premiere. T.I. is the guest. 9:00 PM CT Bravo

26. What Not to Wear. Tristen from Upstate New York considers herself a Jersey girl, complete with skimpy outfits. 9:00 PM CT TLC

27. Double Divas.Series premiere. In the first half hour, Cynthia creates a flattering nursing bra. In the second half hour, Molly does a photo shoot, and Cynthia creates a seasonal bra. 9:00 PM CT Lifetime

28. Buckwild. Shae confronts her boyfriend about a cheating scandal, Tyler is tested by an unwanted guest, and Joey becomes the center of attention on his birthday. 9:00 PM CT MTV

29. NBA Basketball. Miami Heat at Los Angeles Lakers. 9:30 PM CT TNT

30. Legit. Series premiere. Jim Jeffries brings a friend with advanced stage muscular dystrophy on a road trip to Vegas. 9:30 PM CT FX

31. The Tonight Show with Jay Leno. The guests tonight include Naomi Watts, Richard Engel, and Train. 10:35 PM CT NBC

 

What’s Hot on TV Tonight – American Idol Premiere

I still don't know what to think about this new crew of judges on American Idol, but tonight we get our chance to find out. It's the big two-hour season premiere. Check out your other favorite shows at TV-Links.

1. The Middle. Frankie and Mike dedicate one day to each of their kids, with Axl taking them to a paintball range, Sue having them do seventeen different activities, and Brick wanting to go to a sci-fi convention. 7:00 PM CT ABC

2. Arrow. Oliver goes on a break from being Arrow, Tommy puts on a benefit for the firefighters, and Thea tries to life Moira's spirits. 7:00 PM CT CW

3. American Idol. Season premiere. 7:00 PM CT Fox

4. Big Rich Texas. Part 2 of the Dallas divas and daughters reunite to discuss the season. 7:00 PM CT Style

5. NBA Basketball. Houston Rockets at Dallas Mavericks. 7:00 PM CT ESPN

6. The Neighbors. The Bird-Kersees are very terrified and confused when the Weavers come down with a cold. 7:30 PM CT ABC

7. Criminal Minds. Reid gets help from the BAU team in trying to find his girlfriend before it's too late. 8:00 PM CT CBS

8. Modern Family. Gloria and Jay plan a surprise party for Manny's 14th birthday, and Haley starts spending time with a much older guy. 8:00 PM CT ABC

9. Supernatural. Castiel needs to rescue an angel that is being held captive by Crowley, and Amelia asks Sam to make a choice. 8:00 PM CT CW

10. Ghost Hunters. Season premiere. The team uses a laser grid and shadow detector to investigate a house. 8:00 PM CT Syfy

11. Toddlers & Tiaras. Paetynn, Elesha, and Daisy compete in the Pirate Pageant in Nacogdoches, TX. 8:00 PM CT TLC

12. Baggage Battles. On the second Saturday of every month, professionals and amateurs flock to Florida for the Tampa Machinery Auction, which sells off hundreds of every kind of vehicle imaginable — cars, buses, trucks, police cruisers and even boats, which may or may not run. Billy Leroy, Mark Meyer and the Martins travel to Tampa in hopes of winning a fully-functioning, highly valuable vehicle.. 8:00 PM CT Travel Channel

13. Suburgatory. George takes care of Tessa while she recovers from her wisdom teeth removal and also deals with Fred Shaly, who has moved into their basement, and Dallas isn't feeling secure about her relationship with George. 8:30 PM CT ABC

14. CSI: Crime Scene Investigation During a live broadcast, a news anchor is investigated by the CSI. 9:00 PM CT CBS

15. Nashville. Rayna and Juliette get ready for their first concert together in San Diego, Rayne makes an interesting proposal to Liam, and Gunnar and Scarlett leave on a road trip. 9:00 PM CT NBC

16. American Horror Story: Asylum.Sister Jude's chance of release is threatened by a new inmate, and Grace's obsession with the aliens gets violent. 9:00 PM CT FX

17. Hot in Cleveland. Melanie hopes her first time with Alec will be perfect, Joy takes on work as an extra, and Elka and Mamie become bad influences on Wilbur 9:00 PM CT TVLand

18. Ghost Mine. The team hears about a previous crew who tramped out on the job because they were hearing strange noises. They decide to introduce paranormal investigators, although some of the miners think having Kristen go into the mine would be bad luck. 9:00 PM CT Syfy