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Game 5 of the NBA Finals, The Hour Revisited and More

NBA Finals Game 5

On TV this Saturday: The Bucks and Suns go head-to-head in Game 5, Superstar Racing takes a victory lap, and Ovation revisits a beloved Dominic West drama. Here are eight programs to keep on your radar; all times are Eastern.

  • Ovation
    The Hour

    Revisit Season 1 of the acclaimed drama 10 years after its debut, as a small team of British journalists (including Fargo‘s Ben Whishaw and The Affair‘s Dominic West) launch an investigative news show at the time of the Hungarian Revolution and Suez Crisis.

  • HBO
    The Empty Man

    Premium cable premiere: A small-town ex-cop (Rubicon‘s James Badge Dale) suspects that a series of mysterious disappearances may be connected to a supernatural entity; Marin Ireland (Sneaky Pete) and Samantha Logan (All American) co-star.

  • Lifetime
    Nobody Will Believe You

    TV-movie premiere: A woman (Neighbours‘ Jenna Rosenow) and her daughter (Girl In the Basement‘s Emily Topper) hope for a fresh start… until her daughter’s phone is hacked by a crazy stalker.

  • Discovery Channel
    Shark Week

    The sharks-travaganza continues with Return to Shark Vortex (at 8 pm), Shark Week Best in Show (9 pm) and I Was Prey (10 pm). (View full lineup.)

  • CBS
    Superstar Racing Experience

    Season 1 finale: The drivers compete in one last race, live from Nashville Fairgrounds Speedway. (Get CBS fall premiere dates.)

  • BBC America
    Wild Tokyo

    This one-hour special shines a light on the densely populated Tokyo’s surprising array of wildlife.

  • ABC
    NBA Finals

    The Phoenix Suns and the Milwaukee Bucks remain tied (2-2) heading into Game 5.

  • NBC
    Saturday Night Live

    Schmigadoon!‘s Keegan-Michael Key hosts this repeat from May; Olivia Rodrigo performs. (Season 46 episodes, ranked! Plus, read Schmigadoon! premiere post mortem.)