Cubs at Indians (5:10 p.m., MSN)
Tonight’s Cubs starter, Kyle
Hendricks, hasn’t pitched at Progressive Field since Game 7 of the aforementioned World Series. Imagine how surprised he’ll be when Joe Maddon emerges from the dugout and tries to remove him in the fifth inning.
Clippers vs. Nuggets (8 p.m., ESPN)
Everybody wants to talk about Kawhi Leonard, Paul George and the Clippers taking their playoff shot at the Lakers. Maybe Nikola Jokic and the Nuggets will be the team that actually rises to the occasion? Look, we said maybe.