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Instant replay: The best sports on TV Saturday

Steve Pearce is congratulated in the Red Sox dugout after his two-run homer in the first inning against the Yankees on Aug. 3, 2018.
Steve Pearce is congratulated in the Red Sox dugout after his two-run homer in the first inning against the Yankees on Aug. 3, 2018.Barry Chin

Some channel–flipping may be required

Yankees-Red Sox, Aug. 3, 2018

Steve Pearce hits as many home runs (1) as the Yankees can muster hits off Rick Porcello in nine innings.

NESN, 6 p.m.

Sixers-Celtics, Game 7, 1982 Eastern Conference finals

Just in case you’ve forgotten why Andrew Toney was known as “The Boston Strangler.”

NBA TV, 6 p.m.

Maple Leafs-Bruins, Game 7, 2019 Stanley Cup playoffs first round

Judging by anecdotal evidence and these daily what-to-rewatch listings, I’m pretty sure the Bruins are 97-0 all-time against the Leafs in big games.

NESN, 8:30 p.m.


Chad Finn can be reached at chad.finn@globe.com. Follow him on Twitter @GlobeChadFinn.