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  • NBA Finals (6 p.m., ABC; 9 p.m. EST): And you thought it went on forever. Nope, pro basketball's ridiculously long postseason nears its climax as the two-time defending champs, the Miami Heat, travel to San Antonio to meet the Spurs in Game 1 in the best-of-seven series. It's a rematch of last year's closely contested finals.

  • "It Takes a Church" (9 p.m., GSN): Can we get an "Amen" -- and a good man? This new matchmaking series visits a different Christian congregation every week and examines what happens when churchgoers pull their resources together to help find an unsuspecting single woman her perfect mate.

    Singer-songwriter Natalie Grant hosts the new matchmaking reality TV show "It Takes a Church."
    Singer-songwriter Natalie Grant hosts the new matchmaking reality TV show "It Takes a Church." (GSN)

  • "Chopped Canada" (9 p.m., Food Network): In one of tonight's challenges, the chefs are required to turn organ meats and fruit into an appealing entree. Good luck with that.

    Also on Thursday:

  • "Hollywood Game Night" (8 p.m., NBC)

  • "Hell's Kitchen" (8 p.m., Fox)

  • "Alaska: The Last Frontier" (8 p.m., Animal Planet)

  • "Gang Related" (9 p.m., Fox)

  • "Undateable" (9:01 p.m., NBC)

  • "Party Down South" (10 p.m., CMT)

  • "House Hunters" (10 p.m., HGTV)

  • "Maron" (10 p.m., IFC)

  • "Last Comic Standing" (10 p.m., NBC)

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