Comcast SportsNet will provide its viewers with a marathon of special Thanksgiving Day programming beginning Thursday 7:30 a.m. CT.
Among the highlights from CSN's Thanksgiving Day programming line-up includes four, thrilling “Classic” games from this past Cubs and White Sox season, along with in-depth surrounding live programming for the Bears’ huge nationally-televised battle against the rival Packers and much more.
Check out the lineup below:
7:30 a.m. — White Sox/Cubs Classic: Cubs at White Sox (from August 16) — White Sox ace Chris Sale throws a dominant performance against the Cubs in a stellar 15-strikeout gem that featured home runs from sluggers Jose Abreu and Melky Cabrera.
10:30 a.m. — Cubs Classic: Cubs vs. Rockies (from July 27) — Down 9-8 heading into the bottom of the ninth, the heroics of NL “Rookie of the Year” Kris Bryant took center stage with a two-run, walk-off home run lifting the Cubs to yet another key victory.
2 p.m. — Cubs Classic: Cubs at Reds (from July 21) — Cubs rookie Kyle Schwarber proved the hype was worth the wait as he went 4-7 with two HR’s, which included a two-run game-tying shot in the 9th inning, along with an extra-inning, game-winning solo shot in the 13th inning, lifting the Cubs to a 5-4 win.
6:30 p.m. — Bears Pregame Live presented by Meijer (L) — Prior to the Bears' big game against the Packers, CSN's Chris Boden, Lance Briggs, Jim Miller, Dan Jiggetts, Kip Lewis and Insider John "Moon" Mullin will have the latest game day news, player updates, a detailed X's and O's game preview breakdown and analysis, along with numerous on-field pregame reports live from Lambeau Field.
7:30 p.m. — White Sox Classic: White Sox vs. Toronto (from July 6) — In a standout pitching duel featuring two of the greatest White Sox pitchers against one another (Chris Sale vs. Mark Buehrle — both of whom pitched complete games in this one), it was the current White Sox ace Sale that earned the win thanks to clutch RBIs from Jose Abreu and Melky Cabrera.
10 p.m. — GMC SportsNet Central (L) — The latest news, interviews and highlights from the day in sports.
10:30 p.m. (time approx.) — Bears Postgame Live presented by NISSAN (L) — Immediately following the Bears-Packers game, the Bears Postgame Live crew will have instant reaction and analysis from Boden, Briggs, Miller and Jiggets while Lewis and Mullin will provide immediate postgame interviews with Bears players inside and outside the locker room.
12 a.m. — SportsNet Central presented by CLR (L) — The latest news, interviews and highlights from the day in sports.
**Reminder to head over to CSNChicago.com following Bears-Packers for additional postgame coverage from Bears Insider John "Moon" Mullin, including his Week 12 grades.