What to Watch Today

Floyd Mayweather vs. Conor McGregor, Battlestar Galactica Reunion, NCIS 'Tiva'-thon and More


On TV this Saturday: Mayweather takes on McGregor, Tricia Helfer and Paul Campbell soak up the Sun, Sand & Romance and USA Network binges on a fan-favorite NCIS couple. Here are eight programs to keep on your radar:

  • HBO
    Sesame Street

    When Grover gets a cold in the fall, Rudy uses Abby’s wand in order to change the season. (But then, every time Grover sneezes, the seasons keep changing!)

  • USA Network
    NCIS: 'Tiva' Marathon

    Through midnight | This 13-hour binge features (some of) the best moments from Tony and Ziva’s relationship. (See schedule.)

  • CBS
    NFL Preseason Football

    It’s the battle of Los Angeles, as the Rams host the Chargers in Week 3 of preseason play. (Get CBS fall premiere dates.)

  • PPV
    Mayweather vs. McGregor

    Legendary boxer Floyd “Money” Mayweather takes on MMA great “The Notorious” Conor McGregor, live from the T-Mobile Arena in Las Vegas; Demi Lovato performs the National Anthem.

  • Hallmark
    Sun, Sand & Romance

    Battlestar Galatica reunion alert! A publishing exec (Tricia Helfer) reconnects with an old high school friend (Paul Campbell) while on vacation with her longtime beau (Grey’s Anatomy‘s Scott Elrod).

  • AMC
    Halt and Catch Fire

    64 minutes: Cameron has an encounter with Donna (watch sneak peek); Gordon struggles with Joe’s latest idea. (Read premiere post-mortems 1 and 2.)

  • BBC America
    Planet Earth: Wild West

    Part 2 of 3: This hour promises a deep dive into grizzly bears and their pic-a-nic baskets surrounding habitat.

  • NBC
    Saturday Night Live

    Repeat to RevisitMaster of None‘s Aziz Ansari hosts, with musical guest Big Sean. (Who is hosting the Season 43 premiere?)