Tonight, on the networks, ABC has Carpoolers back on the schedule, CBS has The 34th Annual People’s Choice Awards, The CW has the season premiere of One Tree Hill, and MyNet has the series premiere of Street Patrol. Over on cable, MTV has the season premieres of Life of Ryan and Rob & Big.
One Tree Hill (The CW): Season Premiere. It has been “4 Years, 6 Months, 2 Days” since season four ended. The story picks up with Lucas a struggling author about to become the new Tree Hill High basketball coach, Peyton’s career in the music industry not all that she had dreamed, Brooke’s fashion company has become something and Nathan and Haley are young parents. Watch the fast forward videos and get a feel for what is in store for the OTH gang, the video promo below, or launch The CW Video Player for more One Tree Hill clips. (Note: If you are reading this via RSS or email, you may need to click the post title and go to the site to view the video below.)
One Tree Hill (The CW): New. Lucas is finding out what it is really like to be the coach. Haley’s first day as a teacher doesn’t turn out like she thought. Mouth’s new boss is quite demanding.
Law & Order: Special Victims Unit (NBC): New. The body of a woman is found in the park next to a man with a bullet in his head.
Bones (FOX): Repeat. The “Pilot” episode replays, where the skeletal remains of a congressman’s aide are found at the bottom of a lake.
House (FOX): Repeat. The “Pilot” episode replays, where you can see how it all began.
Cashmere Mafia (ABC): Repeat. The “Pilot” episode replays. Read our review. A new episode airs in its regular timeslot tomorrow night.
Good Eats (Food Network): Repeats. Alton bakes up some bread and then makes sandwiches for the kids. Both episodes play again later.
Dirty Jobs (Discovery Channel): New. Mike works at a famous BBQ place and a large animal vet. Plays again later.
The Office (TBS): Repeats. In the first of two episodes, Dwight takes Ryan on his first sales call and Ryan gets more than he bargained for. In the second, Michael wants everyone in the office to support Kelly at a local Hindu festival.
- ESPN has doubleheader college basketball action Indiana at Michigan followed by Florida at Alabama.
- ESPN2 has a college basketball game.
- NBA TV has the Houston Rockets at the Washington Wizards.
- Versus has NHL action with Colorado Avalanche at the Detroit Red Wings.
- Flash Gordon (Sci Fi): Repeat. Last Friday’s episode, “Thicker Than Water,” replays.
A&E has five episodes of The First 48 tonight.
Bravo has nine episodes of The Real Housewives of Orange County.
Oxygen switches back and forth between blocks of The Bad Girls Club and The Janice Dickinson Modeling Agency episodes all day.
Sci Fi has eight episodes of Jake 2.0 early.
Spike TV has five episodes of CSI: Crime Scene Investigation early.