With the 2018-2019 NBA regular season tipping off October 16th, make sure you have what you need to catch the most action.
What services and channels do I need to watch NBA basketball?
If you're new to Sling TV this season, most games are on FOX and NBC Regional Sports Networks, which are available in select markets with our Sling Blue service.
Check below to see where you find your team on Regional Sports Networks available on Sling TV:
|FOX Sports Arizona||Suns|
|FOX Sports South||Hornets, Grizzlies|
|FOX Sports Detroit||Pistons|
|FOX Sports Florida||Magic|
|FOX Sports Sun||Heat, Magic|
|FOX Sports Midwest||Pacers|
|FOX Sports Southwest||Pelicans, Mavericks, Spurs, Thunder|
|FOX Sports North||Timberwolves, Bucks|
|FOX Sports Ohio||Cavaliers|
|FOX Sports Southeast||Hawks|
|FOX Sports Prime Ticket||Clippers|
|NBC Sports Bay Area||Warriors|
|NBC Sports California||Kings|
|NBC Sports Chicago||Bulls|
|NBC Sports Washington||Wizards|
Click here for more information on how to find your game on a Regional Sports Network with Sling TV.
The following national channels will show select NBA basketball games throughout the upcoming season:
|TNT||Sling Orange; Sling Blue|
|ESPN3 (including games broadcast on ABC)||Sling Orange|
|NBA TV||Sling Orange/Sling Blue + Sports Extra|
If you're already a Sling TV subscriber and want to add additional services like Sports Extra to your subscription, you can do so right from the Sling TV app on select devices. Click here for details, or select My Account in the top corner of this page to make changes to your subscription immediately.
Additional channels may add games as the season progresses. Please check back here for what you'll need to see those channels.
NBA LEAGUE PASS and NBA TEAM PASS
With NBA LEAGUE PASS and NBA TEAM PASS, you can watch the out-of-market regular season NBA matchups you've been missing. Lifelong San Antonio fan living in Brooklyn? Or maybe you're a fanatic that wants to see the biggest and best matchups every night. NBA LEAGUE PASS and NBA TEAM PASS let you follow your favorite teams, players, and matchups if you're in one city, and they're in another!
Add NBA LEAGUE PASS or NBA TEAM PASS easily by logging in to your account at sling.com and selecting Change Subscription. Under Standalone Subscriptions, select Show More. Here, you can select NBA LEAGUE PASS to view all out-of-market games, or choose your team with NBA TEAM PASS.
For more information on NBA LEAGUE PASS and NBA TEAM PASS, click here.
What NBA games can I watch on Sling TV this week?
National | Home | Away
|Monday, December 17|
|Milwaukee @ Detroit||7:00pm||--||FOX Sports Detroit||FOX Sports North|
|Phoenix @ New York||7:30pm||--||--||FOX Sports Arizona|
|Utah @ Houston*||8:00pm||NBA TV||--||--|
|Sacramento @ Minnesota||8:00pm||--||FOX Sports North||NBC Sports California|
|Chicago @ OKC||8:00pm||--||FOX Sports Southwest||--|
|Philadelphia @ San Antonio||8:30pm||--||FOX Sports Southwest||--|
|Memphis @ Golden State*||10:30pm||NBA TV||NBC Sports Bay Area||FOX Sports Southeast|
|Portland @ LA Clippers||10:30pm||--||FOX Sports Prime Ticket||--|
|Tuesday, December 18|
|Cleveland @ Indiana||7:00pm||--||FOX Sports Midwest||FOX Sports Ohio|
|Washington @ Atlanta||7:30pm||--||FOX Sports Southeast||NBC Sports Washington|
|LA Lakers @ Brooklyn*||7:30pm||NBA TV||YES||--|
|Dallas @ Denver||9:00pm||--||--||FOX Sports Southwest|
|Wednesday, December 19|
|Cleveland @ Charlotte||7:00pm||--||FOX Sports Southeast||FOX Sports Ohio|
|San Antonio @ Orlando||7:00pm||--||FOX Sports Florida||FOX Sports Southwest|
|Phoenix @ Boston*||7:30pm||NBA TV||--||FOX Sports Arizona|
|Indiana @ Toronto||7:30pm||--||--||FOX Sports Midwest|
|Brooklyn @ Chicago||8:00pm||--||--||YES|
|Washington @ Houston||8:00pm||--||--||NBC Sports Washington|
|New Orleans @ Milwaukee||8:00pm||--||FOX Sports North||FOX Sports Southwest|
|Detroit @ Minnesota||8:00pm||--||FOX Sports North||FOX Sports Detroit|
|Golden State @ Utah||9:00pm||--||--||NBC Sports Bay Area|
|Memphis @ Portland||10:00pm||--||--||FOX Sports Southeast|
|OKC @ Sacramento*||10:00pm||NBA TV||NBC Sports California||FOX Sports Southwest|
|Thursday, December 20|
|Houston @ Miami*||8:00pm||TNT||--||--|
|Dallas @ LA Clippers||10:30pm||TNT||--||--|
|Friday, December 21|
|Detroit @ Charlotte||7:00pm||--||FOX Sports Detroit||FOX Sports Southeast|
|Cleveland @ Toronto||7:00pm||--||--||FOX Sports Ohio|
|Indiana @ Brooklyn||7:30pm||--||YES||FOX Sports Midwest|
|Atlanta @ New York||7:30pm||--||--||FOX Sports Southeast|
|Milwaukee @ Boston*||8:00pm||ESPN||--||FOX Sports North|
|Orlando @ Chicago||8:00pm||--||NBC Sports Chicago||FOX Sports Florida|
|Minnesota @ San Antonio||8:30pm||--||--||FOX Sports North|
|Memphis @ Sacramento||10:00pm||--||NBC Sports California||FOX Sports Southeast|
|New Orleans @ LA Lakers*||10:30pm||ESPN||--||--|
|Saturday, December 22|
|Denver @ LA Clippers||5:00pm||--||FOX Sports Prime Ticket||--|
|Phoenix @ Washington||7:00pm||--||NBC Sports Washington||FOX Sports Arizona|
|Toronto @ Philadelphia*||7:30pm||NBA TV||--||--|
|Milwaukee @ Miami||8:00pm||--||FOX Sports SUN||FOX Sports North|
|Dallas @ Golden State||8:30pm||--||NBC Sports Bay Area||FOX Sports Southwest|
|OKC @ Utah||9:00pm||--||--||FOX Sports Southwest|
|Sunday, December 23|
|Atlanta @ Detroit||4:00pm||--||FOX Sports Detroit||FOX Sports Southeast|
|Washington @ Indiana||5:00pm||--||FOX Sports Midwest||NBC Sports Washington|
|Charlotte @ Boston||6:00pm||--||--||FOX Sports Southeast|
|Phoenix @ Brooklyn||6:00pm||--||YES||FOX Sports Arizona|
|Chicago @ Cleveland||6:00pm||--||FOX Sports Ohio||NBC Sports Chicago|
|Miami @ Orlando||6:00pm||--||FOX Sports Florida||FOX Sports SUN|
|New Orleans @ Sacramento||6:00pm||--||NBC Sports California||FOX Sports Southwest|
|Minnesota @ OKC||8:00pm||--||FOX Sports Southwest||FOX Sports North|
|LA Clippers @ Golden State||8:30pm||--||NBC Sports Bay Area||FOX Sports Prime Ticket|
|Dallas @ Portland||9:00pm||--||--||FOX Sports Southwest|
|Memphis @ LA Lakers||9:30pm||--||--||FOX Sports Southeast|
Game dates, times and networks subject to change. Device and blackout restrictions may apply.
Games aired on Regional Sports Networks may be available on an alternate channel. Check your guide to find alternate channels. Click here for more information.
* - Out-of-market only. Games on national channels may be blacked out in your area if the game is also available on a local channel or Regional Sports Network, even if the channel where the game is being broadcast isn't available on Sling.
What devices can I watch NBA basketball on?
NBA basketball games on Sling TV can be viewed on all compatible devices, including your TV, laptop, smartphone, or tablet. Click here to see all the devices that support Sling TV.
Ready to watch right now? Visit watch.sling.com and start watching right from your Google Chrome browser on your PC or MAC!
Note: If you'd like to view NBA basketball games on Sling TV from your smartphone or tablet, for the best viewing experience, make sure to enable location services:
|Enable location services on iOS||Enable location services on Android|
Will NBA basketball games be blacked out?
Note: Some games may be blacked out due to local blackout rules, or because Sling TV doesn't have the rights to broadcast a game. Impacted subscribers will not be able to watch the game unless it is also on a local broadcast network, available either through your Sling TV subscription, or with an over-the-air antenna. For more information on blackouts, please click here.
If you receive a blackout message on a Regional Sports Network you receive through Sling TV and believe this may be in error, or if that channel is missing from your guide, click here for steps to troubleshoot the issue.