Raising Hope – 8/7c FOX
“Spanks Butt, No Spanks” – When a raccoon decides to take residency under the Chance’s porch, Virginia and Sabrina work together to try and lure the critter out. Meanwhile, Hope’s misbehavior has become such an issue that Virginia and Burt suggest that it might be time for Jimmy to spank her, since it worked so well for them when he was younger. However, when Burt reveals a secret to Jimmy about his childhood, it answers unsolved mysteries and prompts a new outlook on teamwork and parenting.
Switched At Birth – 8/7c ABC Family
“The Sleep of Reason Produces Monsters” – Kathryn and Regina join forces to search for Angelo. Elsewhere, Emmett celebrates his birthday and receives a gift Bay and Daphne worked on together.
Cougar Town – 8:30/7:30 ABC
“A One Story Town” – Jules and the gang decide Bobby needs some help romancing Angie (guest star Sarah Chalke) so they launch “operation kiss-the-girl.” Meanwhile, other former “Scrubs” cast turn up, as Ted (Sam Lloyd) and the Peons pass through on their way to audition at Disney World.
The River – 9/8c ABC
“The Experiment” – The Magus crew find themselves in a stark predicament as they’re stalked by a cannibalistic terror while searching through an abandoned research facility following mysterious clues that suggest Dr. Emmet Cole may still be alive. Meanwhile, security force leader Kurt is forced to make a heavy personal sacrifice when it comes to the safety of the crew.
Ringer – 9/8c the CW
“What We Have Is Worth the Pain” – Bridget fears that something has happened to Malcolm when she cannot get in touch with him.. In an effort to find him, Bridget visits the hotel where Malcolm was staying and discover on security footage that Andrew was the last person to see Malcolm before he disappeared. Meanwhile, Juliet discovers that someone in her family played a part in the attack on Tessa and Siobhan admits to Henry the reason she faked her death.
New Girl – 9/8c FOX
“Control” – After Jess realizes that Schmidt is unfairly doing all of the housework, she pushes him to “go on strike,” and the entire ecosystem of the loft is thrown off balance. Meanwhile, Nick scrambles when he must pay up to Winston after losing a poker game.
Breaking In – 9:30/8:30c FOX
“Who’s The Boss?” – When Veronica doesn’t approve of Contra’s annual contract with a lingerie company to protect an extremely valuable diamond-encrusted bra, the team goes behind her back to pull it off (the mission, not the bra).
Body of Proof – 10/9c ABC
“Identity” – When two young girls are in a tragic car accident, one is left in critical condition and the other is found dead at the scene. As Megan and her team investigate the case, however, they realize there has been an awful mistake. Not only was the wrong girl pronounced dead, but the car accident may not have been the actual cause of death.