NBA Basketball (CC). Minnesota at Washington (CSN at 7).

NHL Hockey (CC). Washington at Montreal (Channel 50 at 2).

College Basketball (CC). Georgia Tech at Duke (ESPN at noon); Arizona at Kansas (Channel 9 at 1); Maryland at Clemson (Channel 20 at 4); Massachusetts at George Washington (CSN at 4).

Teen Show

It's Academic. Churchill, Jefferson and Yorktown high schools compete (Channel 4 at 10 a.m.).

Public Affairs

On the Story (CC) examines the challenges facing President Bush, the FBI's preparations for postwar repercussions and next week's election in Israel (CNN at 10 a.m.).

Think Tank With Ben Wattenberg examines the legacy of author George Orwell on the centennial of his birth (Channel 26 at 11 a.m.).

Weekend Live With Tony Snow. Guests discuss the latest on al Qaeda; German and French opposition to war with Iraq; and the Internet and the music industry (FNC at noon).

The Beltway Boys discuss the week ahead for President Bush (FNC at 6).

To the Contrary With Bonnie Erbe. A discussion of civil rights for women and minorities; stay-at-home mothers of teenagers; and elder abuse (Channel 32 6:30; repeats tomorrow at 7 a.m. on Channel 26 and 11:30 a.m. on Channel 22).

Fox News Watch examines coverage of last weekend's war protests and makes predictions for Israel's elections (FNC, 6:30).

Inside Washington With Gordon Peterson. Topics include U.N. weapons inspector Hans Blix's anticipated report, dwindling public support for President Bush's Iraq strategy, the Democrats' attack on the administration's war plans, and Bush's conservative agenda on the anniversary of Roe v. Wade (Channel 9 at 7).

The Capital Gang (CC) looks at Iraq, the State of the Union address, Israel's elections and the Super Bowl (CNN at 7).

The McLaughlin Group issues President Bush's midterm report card (Channel 4, 7:30).

Fox Wire With Rita Cosby discusses the disappearance of Laci Peterson, with former volunteer search coordinator Brad Saltzman. Plus, Jermaine Jackson expresses disappointment with an upcoming "Dateline" special (FNC at 10).

After Hours With Cal Thomas chats with Sen. George Allen (R-Va.) and Sarah Ferguson (FNC at 11).

This Is America With Dennis Wholey looks at current issues in medicine (Channel 32, 11:30).

Prime-Time Movie

Mission: Impossible (1996) (CC) (R). Tom Cruise plays a secret agent who's been set up (Channel 7, 8:30).


Law and Order (CC) (R). A defense lawyer is gunned down after defending a cop killer (Channel 4 at 8).

America's Funniest Home Videos (CC) (R) delivers a bounty of sports foibles (Channel 7 at 8).

Touched by an Angel (CC). A police officer clashes with his criminal brother (Channel 9 at 8).

Law and Order: Special Victims Unit (CC) (R). Claiming his predispositions are genetic, a serial rapist pleads not guilty (Channel 4 at 9).

The District (CC). A murderer recants his confession (Channel 9 at 9).

Meet My Folks (CC). Dan's parents size up the final three contestants (Channel 4 at 10).

The Agency (CC) (R) tries to unravel a rogue agent's actions in Iraq (Channel 9 at 10).

Late Night

Saturday Night Live (CC) (R). With Nia Vardalos and musical guest Eve (Channel 4, 11:30).

Tom Cruise hangs tough as Agent Ethan Hunt in "Mission: Impossible."