If the Charlotte Hornets want to make the NBA playoffs, a win against the Brooklyn Nets is almost a must.
The winner claims a tiebreaker over the loser in a very tight Eastern Conference playoff race, so the stakes will be high at Time Warner Cable Arena on Wednesday night.
Earlier in the day, the U.S. men’s national soccer team takes on Denmark in an international friendly.
Major League Baseball
▪ Houston vs. N.Y. Mets MLB 9 a.m.
▪ N.Y. Mets vs. N.Y. Yankees MLB 1 p.m.
▪ Oakland vs. Milwaukee MLB 4 p.m.
▪ Chicago White Sox vs. Kansas City MLB 9 p.m.
▪ Texas vs. Cincinnati MLB Midnight
▪ Toronto vs. Baltimore MLB 3 a.m.
▪ Houston vs. Philadelphia MLB 6 a.m.
Men’s College Basketball
▪ Murray St. at Old Dominion ESPN2 7 p.m.
▪ Louisiana Tech at Temple ESPN2 9 p.m.
▪ Brooklyn at Charlotte SPSO 7 p.m.
▪ Chicago at Toronto ESPN 7 p.m.
▪ Oklahoma City at San Antonio ESPN 9:30 p.m.
▪ Chicago at Philadelphia NBCSN 8 p.m.
▪ Denmark vs. United States ESPN 3 p.m.