On TV this Thursday: CMT returns to Nashville, The Amazing Race reaches the finish line and the NBA Finals get underway on ABC. Here are 10 programs to keep on your radar:
What to Watch Today
Nashville Returns, National Spelling Bee, Amazing Race Ends, NBA Finals and More
Chase a Season 5 catch-up with 2016’s Daemon’s Roost, a 90-minute special in which the titular magician investigates what happened to a young woman in her eerie childhood home.
Teams once again compete to identify the biggest hit songs of all time, before the winner faces off against
Billy Batsonthe titular music app.
Jimmy Kimmel Live: Game Night
Comedian Kevin Hart joins Kimmel for his first pre-NBA Finals broadcast. (Get details on Hart’s new Showtime project.)
90th Annual Scripps National Spelling Bee
The finals commence at 10am on ESPN2, before the closing portion airs in primetime. Here’s wishing the kids much equanimity and pellucid words!
This week’s episode is called “Rowdy With a Chance of Meatballs,” which we suppose is quite, ahem, punny.
Repeat to Revisit: Bonnie and Adam have trouble in the bedroom, in an episode that earned Allison Janney a Performer of the Week honorable mention.
The Amazing Race
Season 29 finale: Tara/Joey, London/Logan and Scott/Brooke trek to Chicago as the race winds down; one team secures the $1 million prize. (Get renewal status.)
Inside the FBI: New York
Season 1 finale (two episodes): First up, Special Agent Frank Pellegrino struggles with some of the lessons learned during his two-plus decades combatting terrorism. Later, the FBI tries to prevent an attack on NYC subways. (Not yet renewed.)