on the air thursday

AUTO RACING time tv radio

Sprint Cup: Bank of America 500 practice 2:30 p.m. FS1

Sprint Cup: Bank of America 500 qual. 6 p.m. ESPN

Formula One: Japan Grand Prix practice midnight NBCSN

BASEBALL

ALDS: Detroit at Oakland 8 p.m. TBS

BASKETBALL

NBA preseason: T’wolves vs. Milwaukee 7 p.m. FSN PLUS 830-AM

WNBA Finals: Lynx at Atlanta 7:30 p.m. ESPN2 106.1/107.5

FOOTBALL

College: Rutgers at Louisville 6:30 p.m. ESPN

NFL: N.Y. Giants at Chicago 7 p.m. NFLN 1130-AM

College: San Diego State at Air Force 8 p.m. CBSSN

College: Arizona at Southern Cal 9:30 p.m. FS1

GOLF

European PGA: Portugal Masters 8 a.m. GOLF

PGA: Frys.com Open 4 p.m. GOLF

LPGA: Sime Darby LPGA Malaysia 11:30 p.m. GOLF

HOCKEY

NHL: Winnipeg at Wild 7 p.m. FSN 100.3-FM