7 p.m. on CBS
I Love Lucy Christmas Special
A tradition of recent holiday seasons is maintained, as a colorized yuletide tale from the classic sitcom is paired with another episode that’s had color newly added to it — this time, “Lucy Gets in Pictures.” While decorating a tree, Lucy, Ricky, Fred and Ethel (Lucille Ball, Desi Arnaz, William Frawley, Vivian Vance) reminisce about how their lives have changed since the birth of Little Ricky (Keith Thibodeaux) in the flashback-filled seasonal episode.
7 p.m. on ESPN
Two former teammates meet on the court when Dwyane Wade, now with the Chicago Bulls hosts LeBron James and the Cleveland Cavaliers. James, Wade and Chris Bosh of course were known as the “Big 3” in Miami where they won a pair of championships with the Heat before James went back home to Cleveland. Now Wade hopes to bring basketball glory back to Chicago. To do so, the Bulls will likely have to go through Cleveland.
8 p.m. on CW
Though Rebecca’s aim (Rachel Bloom) is to put things back on solid ground with Paula (Donna Lynne Champlin) as she stages a girls’ night — also involving Heather (Vella Lovell) and Valencia (Gabrielle Ruiz) — the occasion turns out differently in the new episode “Who Needs Josh When You Have a Girl Group?” Darryl (Pete Gardner) and his co-worker Maya (guest star Esther Povitsky) reach a surprising accord. Vincent Rodriguez III also stars.