What to watch as firefighters arrive to put out your Dell computer ...
• Basketball: Men's World Championship, preliminary round, USA vs. Puerto Rico, at Sapporo, Japan. "Showdown at the House of Blue Leaves" [ESPN2]
• Boxing: Middleweights, Sam "Slap Fight" Soliman vs. "Passin' Gas" Enrique Ornelas, at Temecula, Calif. Again, the nicknames are ours. [ESPN2]
• Little League baseball: World Series, pool-play round, at Williamsport, Pa.: Dhahran, Saudi Arabia, vs. Surrey, British Columbia [ESPN2]; Lake Charles, La., vs. Columbia, Mo. Get movin', school starts in about a week, guys. [ESPN]
• MLB: Atlanta at Florida. Come see our dog-sized bugs. [TBS]