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Week Ahead
Chris Mannix
October 30, 2006
What to watch and watch for
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October 30, 2006

Week Ahead

What to watch and watch for

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NBA Opening Night: Bulls at Heat
Chicago gave Miami quite a scare in the postseason last year, winning two straight when they met in the first round of the Eastern Conference playoffs. And then Shaquille O'Neal took over. So Chicago went out and got itself the best available Shaq-buster: former Pistons big man Ben Wallace (right), a four-time NBA Defensive Player of the Year. TNT 8 p.m.

On Shelves: FIFA '07
Miss the World Cup already? The latest installment of EA's soccer franchise (featuring 510 teams from 20 countries, plus dozens of national teams) is the next best thing. The players are so realistic and have so many moves that you can do just about anything—except head-butt an Italian.

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