NBA TV Announces NBA Preseason Broadcast Schedule For NBA 2017 – ’18 Season

Courtesy: Turner Sports

NBA TV has announced its NBA pre-season broadcast schedule.

The network will broadcast 21 live pre-season games over the course of 13 days beginning Sept. 30 with a matchup between the Minnesota Timberwolves and Los Angeles Lakers in Anaheim, California.

Oct. 2 will see the Celtics in action for the first time this pre-season as they take on the Charlotte Hornets at 7:30 p.m. The Nuggets and Lakers follow at 10:30 p.m.

The Houston Rockets and Oklahoma City will make plenty of noise as they lead off day three of the network’s extensive pre-season coverage schedule. Tip-off for that game is scheduled for 8 p.m., which is just the first of a triple-header scheduled for the day. Also scheduled for the evening is a matchup between the Suns and Trailblazers at 10 p.m.  That game will be followed by a matchup of the Warriors and Timberwolves at 1 a.m.

The network’s extensive schedule continues Oct. 4 with yet another triple-header schedule.  The Cavaliers and Hawks lead the night at 7 p.m. The Nuggets and Lakers follow at 10 p.m. and the Warriors and Timberwolves on the NBA China Games 2017presented by Master Kong.

The 76ers and Celtics round out the first five days of NBA TV’s extensive pre-season schedule.  Tip-off is scheduled for 7 p.m.

Far more games are on tap for NBA TV’s NBA pre-season schedule.  The network’s full broadcast schedule is noted below.

2017 NBA TV Preseason Schedule (All Times Eastern)



                    Matchup                                                         City


Saturday, Sept. 30

10 p.m.

Minnesota Timberwolves vs. Los Angeles Lakers


Sunday, Oct. 1

6 p.m.

Atlanta Hawks vs. Miami Heat


10 p.m.

LA Clippers vs. Toronto Raptors


Monday, Oct. 2

7:30 p.m.

Charlotte Hornets vs. Boston Celtics



10:30 p.m.

Denver Nuggets vs. Los Angeles Lakers

Los Angeles

Tuesday, Oct. 3

8 p.m.

Houston Rockets vs. Oklahoma City Thunder


10 p.m.

Phoenix Suns vs. Portland Trail Blazers


1 a.m.

Toronto Raptors vs. LA Clippers


Wednesday, Oct. 4

7 p.m.

Atlanta Hawks vs. Cleveland Cavaliers


10 p.m.

Denver Nuggets vs. Los Angeles Lakers


2 a.m.

Minnesota Timberwolves vs. Golden State Warriors

Shenzen, China

Thursday, Oct. 5

7:30 p.m.

Miami Heat vs. Brooklyn Nets


10 p.m.

Toronto Raptors vs. Portland Trail Blazers


Friday, Oct. 6

7 p.m.

Boston Celtics vs. Philadelphia 76ers


Saturday, Oct. 7

7 p.m.

Miami Heat vs. Orlando Magic


Sunday, Oct. 8

7 a.m.

Golden State Warriors vs. Minnesota Timberwolves

Shanghai, China

3 p.m.

Cleveland Cavaliers vs. Washington Wizards

Washington, D.C.

Monday, Oct. 9

7:30 p.m.

Houston Rockets at New York Knicks

New York

10 p.m.

Portland Trail Blazers vs. Sacramento Kings


Thursday, Oct. 12

7:30 p.m.

Dallas Mavericks vs. Atlanta Hawks


10:30 p.m.

Sacramento Kings vs. LA Clippers

Los Angeles


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