NBA TV will launch its coverage of the NBA’s upcoming pre-season calendar this weekend.
The league announced Wednesday through a news release, it will broadcast its first NBA pre-season game at 3:30 p.m. ET Sunday. The Brooklyn Nets and Los Angeles Lakers will hit the court in the scheduled game.
According to the provided information, the game is one of 15 total pre-season games that NBA TV is scheduled to cover this year. The network’s pre-season schedule features appearances by the defending NBA Champion Milwaukee Bucks, Los Angeles Lakers, Brooklyn Nets, Golden State Warriors, Philadelphia 76ers, and Los Angeles Clippers.
The network’s full 15-game pre-season broadcast schedule is noted below.
|Sunday, Oct. 3||3:30 p.m.||Brooklyn Nets vs. Los Angeles Lakers|
|Monday, Oct. 4||7:30 p.m.||Atlanta Hawks vs. Miami Heat|
|10 p.m.||Golden State Warriors vs. Portland Trail Blazers|
|Wednesday, Oct. 6||7:30 p.m.||Cleveland Cavaliers vs. Atlanta Hawks|
|10 p.m.||Los Angeles Lakers vs. Phoenix Suns|
|Thursday, Oct. 7||7 p.m.||Toronto Raptors vs. Philadelphia 76ers|
|Friday, Oct. 8||7:30 p.m.||Milwaukee Bucks vs. Brooklyn Nets|
|10 p.m.||Los Angeles Lakers vs. Golden State Warriors|
|Saturday Oct. 9||8 p.m.||Atlanta Hawks vs. Memphis Grizzlies|
|Monday, Oct. 11||10:30 p.m.||Minnesota Timberwolves vs. LA Clippers|
|Tuesday, Oct. 12||7 p.m.||Toronto Raptors vs. Washington Wizards|
|Wednesday, Oct. 13||10 p.m.||Portland Trail Blazers vs. Phoenix Suns|
|Thursday, Oct. 14||7:30 p.m.||Minnesota Timberwolves vs. Brooklyn Nets|
|10 p.m.||Los Angeles Lakers vs. Sacramento Kings|
|Friday, Oct. 15||10 p.m.||Portland Trail Blazers vs. Golden State Warriors|
In related news, NBA TV will preview all 30 NBA teams this season starting at 8 p.m. ET Friday on back-to-back episodes of NBA GameTime. Additionally, NBA TV is scheduled to air a special tribute to USA Basketball Women’s Team at noon Sunday in A Team for the Ages: The Story of the USA Basketball Women’s National Team presented by Nike. The hour-long documentary follows the team’s road to a record seventh gold medal in this year’s Summer Olympics in Tokyo.
In other news, NBA TV is scheduled to air approximately 107 games in the NBA’s 2021-22 regular season. This season is marks the league’s 75th anniversary.
The network is scheduled to launch its regular season coverage of the league’s 2021-22 season at 7 p.m. Oct. 23, with a double header slate. The Indiana Pacers will host the Miami Heat in the evening’s first game. The Portland Trail Blazers will host the Phoenix Suns in the evening’s second game.
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