A peach of a doubleheader is on tap today, starting with this tilt between Pau Gasol and the Chicago Bulls and Kawhi Leonard and the homestanding San Antonio Spurs. Then in the second contest, two Western Conference titans collide when Stephen Curry and the Golden State Warriors host Chris Paul and the Los Angeles Clippers.
The third race on the 2015 Sprint Cup schedule takes the drivers in NASCAR's top series to Las Vegas Motor Speedway for the Kobalt 400. Brad Keselowski, who won here a year ago when Dale Earnhardt Jr. ran out of fuel a half lap from the finish, will do battle on the 1.5-mile tri-oval in a field that includes Carl Edwards, Danica Patrick, Matt Kenseth, Jimmie Johnson and Joey Logano.
A helicopter might seem like a dicey investment, and Bob (voice of H. Jon Benjamin) learns what a risk he took when the vehicle collapses in the new episode "L'il Hard Dad." He gets Gene's (voice of Eugene Mirman) help in pursuing a refund, but it's hardly a simple matter. Scheduled to give an oral book report, Tina (voice of Dan Mintz) gets assistance -- or that's what it's meant to be -- from Louise and Linda (voices of Kristen Schaal and John Roberts).
The Real Housewives of Atlanta
In the new episode "Southern Discomfort," Kandi feels isolated from the others in the group after a counseling session in which she and Todd confront their relationship issues. NeNe proposes a solution that may heal the relationships damaged by Cynthia's revelations about the texts between Phaedra and "Mr. Chocolate." Kandi is stunned to discover a rift is forming with one of her closest friends.
Diplomatic relations with Turkey become so dicey, Elizabeth (Tea Leoni) travels there to try to repair the damage in the new episode "The Ninth Circle." The problems stem from a video made public by that country's government -- and placing the CIA's reputation in question. Jason's (Evan Roe) conflict with a bully at school leaves him facing the possibility of being expelled. Kathleen Chalfant and Debra Monk guest star. Tim Daly also stars.
Night of Too Many Stars: America Comes Together for Autism Education
From the Beacon Theatre in New York, Jon Stewart hosts this benefit special to raise funds in support of a number of autism education and family service programs across the country. Among the performers scheduled to perform and/or man the phone banks during the two-hour special are Jon Hamm, John Oliver, Louis C.K., Martin Short, Bill Burr, Amy Schumer, Larry David, Paul Rudd and Larry Wilmore, with others to be added later.
Remember the jet pack James Bond donned to escape enemies in the opening of "Thunderball"? Chief Wiggum (voice of Hank Azaria) ends up with a modern version of it, accidentally, in the new episode "Sky Police." His good intentions in using it result in unfortunate damage to the church. To get money for the needed repairs, Marge (voice of Julie Kavner) and members of the congregation take up gambling -- some of it not entirely legal.
Before a new round of "Mr. Selfridge" begins, Jeremy Piven ("Entourage") reappears as the department-store magnate in encores of the Season 2 episodes. "Part One" finds Harry (Piven) welcoming his son Gordon (Greg Austin) as an employee, while Rose (Frances O'Connor) returns to help mark the fifth anniversary of the store. Lord Loxley (Aidan McArdle) isn't pleased about his wife's (Katherine Kelly) friendship with Harry.
Bradley Whitford ("The West Wing") guest stars as Jake's (Andy Samberg) long-absent father in the new episode "Captain Peralta." His visit has Jake excited, but Charles (Joe Lo Truglio) wonders if the man has a secret agenda. A number of precinct members compete for tickets to a Beyonce concert by tackling Captain Holt's (Andre Braugher) highly challenging quiz. Terry Crews, Melissa Fumero, Chelsea Peretti and Stephanie Beatriz also star.
Secrets and Lies
The holiday season doesn't promise to be particularly pleasant for Ben (Ryan Phillippe) in the new episode "The Affair," as word gets out about his connection to young murder victim Tom. Worse still, he learns of evidence that might implicate him in the killing. And could matters get even worse for him before the hour is over? Yes ... yes, they could. Actor Paul McCrane ("ER") directed the story. Juliette Lewis and KaDee Strickland also star.
Thicker Than Water
Jewel and her sisters go head-to-head at a family dinner in Austin, Texas, while Junice and Rock decide to take a much-needed break from family drama in the new episode "Hairy Situation." After the Tankards return to Tennessee, Brooklyn meets with her team about an upcoming beauty show. Thrilled parents-to-be Marcus and Trish find out whether their baby is a boy or a girl, while Cyrene continues preparing to leave for college.
The Good Wife
Michael J. Fox is back as Louis Canning in the new episode "Mind's Eye," as the lawyer seeks a settlement in his case against Alicia, Cary and Diane (Julianna Margulies, Matt Czuchry, Christine Baranski). Alicia already is on edge from having to prepare for a critical interview that could do much to determine whether she's elected State's Attorney. David Hyde Pierce also returns as her opponent, Frank Prady. Archie Panjabi and Alan Cumming also star.