The To-Do List
It's been 47 years since the Stanley Cup summered in Chicago, but the end may be near for the league's longest title drought:
The resurgent Jets-Dolphins rivalry takes center stage on
One week after giving
Just days after rallying from a goal down to shock Honduras and book a place in next summer's World Cup, the United States' men's national team is back in action Wednesday at RFK Stadium against Costa Rica (7:30 p.m., ESPN2).
The 11-time Grand Slam winner drops by
The MLB playoffs continue Thursday with Game 1 of the National League Championship Series at Dodger Stadium (TBD, TBS), with Los Angeles playing host to either Philadelphia or Colorado. The ALCS gets under way Friday at Yankee Stadium (TBD, FOX), with the Yankees and Angels meeting in the playoffs for the third time in eight years.
No. 20 Oklahoma and No. 3 Texas square off Saturday in the Red River Shootout (12 p.m., ABC) at the Cotton Bowl in Dallas -- the latest installment in one of the great ongoing rivalries in American sports.
Somebody's "O" has got to go: The Giants host the Saints in a showdown between undefeated sides at the Meadowlands (1 p.m., FOX). The winner can stake inside track in the race for home-field advantage in the NFC playoffs.