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Sports on TV/radio for Friday, November 9

Published Nov. 8, 2018


Trucks: Lucas Oil 150 qualifying5:30 p.m.FS1
Monster Energy Cup: Can-Am 500 qualifying7 p.m.NBCSN
Trucks: Lucas Oil 1508:30 p.m.FS1
College basketball
Providence vs. Wichita State6 p.m.CBSSN
Bowling Green at St. John's6:30 p.m.FS2
Charleston Southern at Florida7 p.m.620-AM
Arkansas vs. Texas7 p.m.ESPN
Southern Illinois at Kentucky7 p.m.SEC
North Carolina at Elon7 p.m.ESPNU
Women: Albany at USF7 p.m.1040-AM
Montana State at Indiana8 p.m.Big Ten
Maryland vs. Navy8:30 p.m.CBSSN
Buffalo at West Virginia9 p.m.ESPNU
Mississippi Valley State at Texas Tech9 p.m.Fox Sun
Washington at Auburn9:30 p.m.SEC
Yale vs. Cal11 p.m.ESPNU
College football
Louisville at Syracuse7 p.m.ESPN2
Fresno State at Boise State10:15 p.m.ESPN2
PGA Europe: Nedbank Championship3 a.m.Golf
PGA: Myakoba Classic1 p.m.Golf
Champions: Schwab Cup Championship4 p.m.Golf
LPGA: Blue Bay Open11 p.m.Golf
Wizards at Magic7 p.m.FSF
Hornets at 76ers7 p.m.NBA
Celtics at Jazz9:30 p.m.ESPN
Blue Jackets at Capitals7 p.m.NHL
German: Wolfsburg at Hannover2:30 p.m.FS2


  1. O.J. Howard is one of the few marketable assets the Bucs have at the NFL trade deadline. He's talented, he's being underutilized and Tampa Bay is already paying Cameron Brate $7 million a year at tight end. MONICA HERNDON | Times photo MONICA HERNDON  |  Times
    The odds of making the playoffs are already slim, so Tampa Bay needs to consider upgrading their 2020 draft if the right trade opportunity exists.
  2. Washington Nationals' Trea Turner, right, steals second with Houston Astros' Carlos Correa covering during the first inning of Game 1 of the baseball World Series Tuesday, Oct. 22, 2019, in Houston. (AP Photo/Matt Slocum) MATT SLOCUM  |  AP
    It’s part of Taco Bell’s, “Steal a base, Steal a Taco” promotion.
  3. Bucs linebacker Jason Pierre-Paul is back. Can he help Tampa Bay get back into NFC playoff contention? MARK LOMOGLIO  |  AP
    Sports Day Tampa Bay podcast: Can JPP save the Bucs’ season? Plus: Can anything save Willie Taggart in Tallahasse? Why couldn’t the Yankees save themselves?
  4. The Tampa Bay Lightning will face the Nashville Predators at Amalie Arena in Tampa on Saturday. DOUGLAS R. CLIFFORD  |  Tampa Bay Times
    Classic cars on both sides of Tampa Bay and the Lightning host the Predators.
  5. Could Cam Newton be the Bucs starting quarterback next season? One betting service has set the odds at 25:1.
    But they’ve labeled other contenders as potential starters for Tampa Bay
  6. Sidney Crosby is a large part of why the Penguins don't have many down years. GENE J. PUSKAR  |  AP
    Crosby doesn’t have down years, which is why the Penguins don’t have down years.
  7. The Nationals' Juan Soto hits a two-run double off Astros starter Gerrit Cole during the fifth inning of the World Series opener. Soto also hits a solo home run. ERIC GAY  |  AP
    Washington holds on for a 5-4 victory in Houston.
  8. World Series, Lightning and more sports on the air.
  9. Nicholas, a rescued bottlenose dolphin at Clearwater Marine Aquarium, made his World Series pick. Photo provided by the Clearwater Marine Aquarium.
    The Astros opened as the biggest World Series favorite in 12 seasons. But check out what’s going on poolside at Clearwater Marine Aquarium before making your bets.
  10. Tampa Bay Buccaneers tight end O.J. Howard, top, is tackled by Los Angeles Rams strong safety John Johnson during the first of an NFL football game Sunday, Sept. 29, 2019, in Los Angeles. (AP Photo/Marcio Jose Sanchez) MARCIO JOSE SANCHEZ  |  AP
    Tampa Bay reportedly rebuffed New England’s interest in third-year tight end O.J. Howard.