ABC announced plans to air special episodes of “Jimmy Kimmel Live” starting this week, in connection with the network’s coverage of the NBA Finals.
“Jimmy Kimmel Live: Game Night” will air in prime time each night of the series, which begins Thursday, June 2. Scheduled to appear on Thursday’s show is Mariah Carey. Also on tap is a new “Mean Tweets: NBA Edition,” featuring NBA players including Klay Thompson, Blake Griffin, Steph Curry and Magic Johnson.
The show will air Thursday at 8 p.m. ET/7 p.m. CT, and will follow the game on the West Coast.