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THE WEEK IN TELEVISION
June 09, 2003
JUNE6-JUNE 12
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June 09, 2003

The Week In Television

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JUNE6-JUNE 12

FRIDAY 6/6
HBO 11:30 PM
On the Record with Bob Costas
Han Solo and Mr. Belvedere on the same guest list? We must be dreaming. Harrison Ford and Bob (Mr. Baseball) Uecker stop by to chat with Bob.

SATURDAY 6/7
NBC 9 AM
French Open: Women's Final
Fans of Serena Williams may want to keep this stat in mind: Steffi Graf (1995 and '96) was the last woman to repeat at Roland Garros.

SATURDAY 6/7
FOX I PM
Yankees at Cubs
It's the Yanks' first trip to Wrigley Field since they swept Chicago in the 1938 World Series. Finally, the payback chance Gabby Hartnett never got.

SATURDAY 6/7
NBC 5:30 PM
The Belmont Stakes
He's a gelding, but Funny Cide at least has the first two jewels of racing's Triple Crown. Now he tries to become the 12th horse in history to add the third.

WEDNESDAY 6/11
ABC 8:30 PM
Spurs at Nets, Game 4
By this time the Spurs will have gotten a good look at the point guard they hope to have running the floor for them next year: free-agent-to-be Jason Kidd.

WEDNESDAY 6/11
ESPN CLASSIC 8 PM
SportsCentury: Charles Barkley
Back-to-back Barkley: An hourlong bio paves the way for a replay of his stunning performance for Auburn in a 1984 NCAA first-round game against Richmond.

DON'T MISS

SATURDAY 6/7
HBO 9:30 PM
Arturo Gatti vs. Mickey Ward
Junior welterweights Ward (far right, 38-12, 27 KOs) and Gatti (35-6, 25) split their first two bouts, which offered up 20 of the most memorably brutal rounds in recent history. The rubber match, in Atlantic City, promises to be just as riveting.

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