ESPN Announces 2018 NBA Pre-Season Broadcast Schedule

By Philip Sayblack Courtesy: ESPN ESPN has announced its early broadcast schedule for its coverage of the NBA’s 2018 pre-season. The ESPN networks will broadcast five NBA pre-season games, beginning with a Western Conference matchup between the Denver Nuggets (Northwest Division) and the Los Angeles Lakers (Pacific Division) on September 30.  Coverage for that game is currently scheduled to start...

August 23rd, 2018

TNT To Air First-Ever State Farm Showdown Charity Golf Tournament Friday Night

By Philip Sayblack TNT is teaming with the NFL and NBA to present a special first-time ever golf event. the first-ever State Farm Showdown Hosted by Aaron Rodgers and Chris Paul is scheduled to air Friday night at 8 p.m. on TNT.  It will air immediately after the airing of the 100th PGA Championship from St. Louis. The first-of-its-kind charity gold tournament will see stars of the NFL and NBA tee...

August 9th, 2018

Turner Sports Announces Broadcast Schedule For NBA 2018-’19 Season Opening Week

By Philip Sayblack Courtesy: Turner Sports It’s only August, but Turner Sports and TNT are already getting sports fans hyped up for the upcoming NBA season with a big broadcast schedule announcement. TNT will kick off the 2018-’19 NBA season on Tuesday, October 16 with a double header schedule.  The 76ers and Celtics open the schedule at 8 p.m. ET with the NBA Champion Warriors taking on the Oklahoma...

August 9th, 2018

Warriors, Celtics Face Off Saturday In “Battle Of The Best” Live On ABC

Courtesy: ESPN By Philip Sayblack ESPN’s NBA Saturday Primetime on ABC presented by YouTube TV continues its 2018 broadcast season this Saturday night with another cross-conference matchup. The Boston Celtics will be on the road Saturday night against the Golden State Warriors in a “Battle of the Best.”  Each team leads its respective conference and has an equal chance of taking the win in...

January 25th, 2018
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NBA TV Launching New Program Monday Night

Courtesy: NBA TV By Philip Sayblack NBA TV is launching a new program to its programming lineup. The company announced this week that it will launch what it is calling Fast Break Mondays presented by Verizon beginning Monday, Jan. 22.  The new program is being marketed as a more in-depth broadcast, offering more for fans including quick-time polling, instant analysis and increased fan engagement. New...

January 19th, 2018
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Western Conference Matchup Headlines ‘NBA Saturday Primetime On ABC Presented By YouTube TV’ Season Premiere

Courtesy: ESPN By Philip Sayblack ESPN’s flagship NBA program makes its annual return this weekend with a new sponsor. NBA Saturday Primetime on ABC presented by YouTube TV airs Saturday with a double header schedule that kicks off at 3:30 p.m. ET.  Up first on the schedule is a special matinee broadcast on ABC featuring a cross-conference matchup between the Cleveland Cavaliers and Oklahoma City...

January 18th, 2018
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TNT To Feature Two Conference Matchups In Tonight’s Double Header Schedule

Courtesy: NBA/TNT By Philip Sayblack TNT will feature two conference matchups tonight on its NBA on TNT broadcast schedule. The Cleveland Cavaliers and Toronto Raptors are up first on the night in a 2-3 matchup in the Eastern Conference.  The host Raptors (28 – 11) are second in the east right ahead of the Cavs (26 – 14). TNT’s TNT NBA Tip-Off precedes tonight’s broadcasts beginning at 7...

January 11th, 2018
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TNT Announces Matchups For Monday’s Triple Header Schedule

Courtesy: NBA/TNT By Philip Sayblack TNT is bringing basketball fans a packed, near day-long schedule of games Monday. The network’s NBA on TNT schedule starts at 5 p.m. with pre-game coverage that includes interviews with Bernice A. King and Ambassador Attallah Shabazz, the daughters of Martin Luther King, Jr. and Malcom X.  The interviews will be conducted by Isiah Thomas, and will include discussions...

January 11th, 2018
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NBA TV Announces Matchups For Monday’s Double Header Schedule

Courtesy: NBA TV By Philip Sayblack NBA TV will air a special double header schedule of games next Monday. The Charlotte Hornets and Detroit Pistons are first on what will be a busy afternoon of basketball, with tip-off scheduled for 12:30 p.m. ET.  The Hornets (15 – 24) sit 11th in the Eastern Conference, 16 games back from the conference-leading Celtics, while the Pistons (22 – 18) sit in 8th...

January 11th, 2018
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