The Week Ahead

What to watch and watch for
May 08, 2005

FRIDAY 6  

The Good Life of Golf Superstars USA 7 p.m. | Ever wonder what the pros do when they wander off course? The show, hosted by Matt Lauer, follows Greg Norman as the Shark goes snowmobiling and horseback riding on his 12,000-acre spread in Colorado.

SATURDAY 7

Kentucky Derby NBC 5 p.m. | With his Yankees slumping, George Steinbrenner tries his luck with the ponies as his Bellamy Road runs at Churchill. Golf's Ultimate Road Trip CBS 2 p.m. | Eight amateurs play 18 of the most famous holes around the U.S.

SUNDAY 8

NCAA Softball, No. 22 Washington at No. 2 Arizona ESPN 4 p.m. | The Huskies must stop Caitlin Lowe, who leads the Pac-10 with a .519 average. Formula One, Spanish Grand Prix CBS 1 p.m. | Fernando Alonso goes for four straight, on his home track.

MONDAY 9

Happy Birthday! | Steve Yzerman turns 40. The Red Wings' center--who has led the team to three Stanley Cups and scored more goals for the Wings than anyone but Gordie Howe--can focus on blowing out candles, not playoff opponents, this year.

TUESDAY 10

NCAA Baseball, Houston at Texas A&M ESPN2 8 p.m. | When these teams last met, in March, the Aggies racked up their 100th alltime victory over the Cougars with a 9--2 win. Shortstop Cliff Pennington had a career-high five RBIs.

WEDNESDAY 11

NCAA women's bowling championship ESPNU 7 p.m. | Led by Amanda Burgoyne, Nebraska defended its title last month. Super Bowl XXIII ESPN Classic 7:30 p.m. | What big shoes Alex Smith has to fill: Joe Montana threw for 357 yards in a win over the Bengals.

THURSDAY 12

Orioles at White Sox WGN 8 p.m. | Sammy Sosa returns to the Windy City for the first time since the Cubbies shipped him east last winter. In Stores: The Secret of Golf by George Peper | Tips and tricks from Ben Hogan, Henry Cotton, Harry Vardon and others.

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