All of our Chicago sports teams are off today. So what's the dedicated sports television viewer to do? Check out some Top 25 (and other Big Ten) college basketball action, as teams jockey for position in advance of conference tournaments.â†µâ†µ
6 p.m., ESPN: College basketball, Illinois at No. 3 Ohio State.â†µâ†µ
7:30 p.m., Versus: NHL, Devils at Stars. The Devils, who were the worst team in the league in early January, have won 15 of 18 and have a shot at a playoff spot.â†µâ†µ
8 p.m., Big Ten Network: College basketball, Michigan State at Minnesota.â†µâ†µ
8 p.m., ESPN: College basketball, Tennessee at No. 18 Vanderbilt.â†µâ†µ
8 p.m., ESPNU: College basketball, No. 16 Louisville at Rutgers.â†µâ†µ
9:30 p.m., NBA-TV: Hawks at Lakers. There are only six teams in the NBA's Eastern Conference with winning records. The Hawks are one of them.