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NBA Finals on BBC, TNT Sports

The NBA Playoffs are coming to a conclusion, with the winners of the Eastern and Western Conference Finals, Boston Celtics and Dallas Maveriks, heading to the NBA Finals. The meeting of the pair means that the NBA will crown a different champion for the sixth consecutive season.  Basketball fans in the UK can catch all […]

June 4, 2024By Nik Roseveare

TNT Sports reveals first NBA broadcast games

TNT Sports’ coverage of the NBA in the UK & Ireland tips off on Tuesday evening into Wednesday morning (BST) with a dazzling double-header featuring some of the game’s greatest-ever players featuring the likes of Nikola Jokic, LeBron James, Stephen Curry, Kevin Durant on opening night.NBA champions Denver Nuggets host the Los Angeles Lakers (00:30 BST) […]

October 23, 2023

ESPN: Nearly 10m watch Lakers v Warriors Game 3

The Los Angeles Lakers vs Golden State Warriors game on May 6th delivered ESPN’s largest NBA Conference Semi-finals Game 3 audience in 24 years (since 1999) across all US networks. Despite the 30-point margin of victory, the ABC broadcast averaged 8,373,000 viewers and peaked with 9,719,000 viewers at 10:30om ET, according to Nielsen. Lakers vs […]

May 10, 2023

More primetime NBA games for EMEA

The 2022-23 NBA regular season will feature 45 games that will air in primetime in Europe, the Middle East and Africa (EMEA) as part of NBA Saturdays and NBA Sundays presented by NBA 2K23, marking the 10th consecutive regular season that the league has scheduled weekend games that air in primetime in EMEA. The 45 games […]

August 18, 2022By Nik Roseveare

Sky Sports to air 6 NBA games for MLK Day

Today (January 17th) the NBA will celebrate Martin Luther King Jr Day (MLK Day) with ‘NBA 360’, a lineup of six games broadcast to fans in Europe and the Middle East in a simultaneous live feed produced by the NBA, tipping off at 6.00pm GMT on Sky Sports Main Event and Sky Sport Arena. NBA […]

January 17, 2022By Nik Roseveare

India: NBA, Viacom18 sign TV, OTT deal

The NBA and Viacom18 have announced a multiyear partnership to deliver live NBA games and programming to fans in India across TV and streaming. Beginning with the NBA’s 75th Anniversary Season in 2021-22, Viacom18 will provide coverage of the NBA’s regular season and marquee events in English and Hindi through its Vh1 and MTV channels, […]

December 3, 2021

NBA, Sportsradar sign streaming & betting deal

The National Basketball Association (NBA) and Sportradar, the global sports technology company creating immersive experiences for sports fans and bettors, have announced an expansive multiyear partnership agreement that will see the NBA, Women’s National Basketball Association (WNBA) and NBA G League use Sportradar’s global and wide-ranging capabilities to grow US operations, increase their international footprint […]

November 18, 2021

Data: NBA play-in tournament a viewing success

The NBA held its very first play-in tournament last week, with eight teams vying for the final four play-off spots. The tournament was marked by some instant classics as the NBA’s star players squared off to keep their play-off hopes alive. The May 19th game between the Los Angeles Lakers and Golden State Warriors was […]

May 27, 2021