What to watch: ‘Sport in America: Our Defining Stories’ & Lions-Packers

Tomorrow, HBO debuts an all-new documentary that examines how the universal thread of sport unites us as a people and has shaped America’s character. The special debuts tomorrow at 6pm.

SNL Thanksgiving @ 9pm Wednesday, NBC: Thanksgiving themed sketches over the years because why the hell not.

Jimmy Kimmel Live @ 11:35pm, ABC: Patton Oswalt is on tonight and Patton Oswalt is awesome.

Green Bay-Detroit @ 12:30pm Thursday, FOX: The Lions are Thanksgiving. Nevermind the fact they haven’t won in a decade.

Charlie Brown Thanksgiving @ 8pm Thursday, ABC: I guess, though I prefer A Christmas Story.