What to Watch Today

Olympics Basketball, Police Academy Reunion and More

On TV this Saturday: Steve Guttenberg takes down fire-breathing spiders, Elmo learns the importance of friendship and the U.S. men’s basketball team faces off against China. Here are 10 programs to keep on your radar:

  • HBO
    Sesame Street

    Elmo discovers what it means to be a good winner, a good loser and a good friend. (What’s going on with Bob, Luis and Gordon?)

    2016 Summer Olympics

    Select highlights include the United States vs. China in men’s basketball (6 pm, NBCSN), men’s gymnastics (8 pm, NBC) and women’s beach volleyball (11 pm, NBC).

  • Lifetime
    Sorority Nightmare

    A sorority member’s (A.N.T. Farm‘s Sierra McCormick) good time is ruined when one of her sisters turns up dead; Cassidy Gifford (God’s Not Dead) and Katie Sarife (Girl Meets World) co-star.

  • CBS
    Rush Hour

    As the summer burn-off continues, Carter and Lee deal with a hostage crisis at a concert hall.

  • Fox
    Wayward Pines

    Repeats to Revisit: First up, Nurse Pam (Melissa Leo) returns. Then at 9 pm, Rebecca and Megan argue over Lucy. (Should there be a Season 3?)

  • ABC
    Last Man Standing

    Repeat to Revisit: Mike builds Vanessa a work station in the yard; Kristin is named Employee of the Month at Outdoor Man.

  • Syfy
    2 Lava 2 Lantula!

    In what’s sure to be Bill Clinton’s seventh-favorite sequel ever (behind Police Academy films 2-7), Steve Guttenberg, Michael Winslow and Marion Ramsey reteam to save Florida from lava-spewing arachnids.

  • Hallmark
    My Summer Prince

    A consultant (The Originals‘ Taylor Cole) is hired by the royal family after the hard-partying heir to the throne (Stitchers‘ Jack Turner) creates a PR nightmare; Lauren Holly (Motive) co-stars.

  • CBS
    Criminal Minds: Beyond Borders

    Repeat to Revisit: The IRT searches for newlyweds who go missing in Belize; Autumn Reeser (The O.C.) guest-stars.

  • ABC
    Boston EMS

    A married couple help rescue a man drowning in a near-frozen river; EMTs aid a six-year-old who fractures his arm falling out of bed; a candle ignites a building fire.