To all of us that are faithful fans of the game, the NBA is the ultimate experience. Besides the regular season clashes and all-year awaited play-offs, the All-Star Weekend is an opportunity to forget about competitiveness and embrace pure enjoyment.
The lucky ones can experience the showcase of the best NBA has to offer at the Smoothie King Center. The show starts on Friday, the 17th, and ends on Sunday, the 19th of February. For others, there are a few ways to enjoy All-Star Weekend at home or on the go. For that reason, we gathered a few apps that will let you stream live. In addition, we will list the event’s schedule, so you won’t miss a thing.
How to watch NBA stream live on your smartphone
NBA official app
NBA offers a valuable app for Android and iOS. You can watch game recaps, follow statistics or read NBA related Top stories. Moreover, you can stream regular season games with NBA League Pass. This is in-app subscription and you’ll have to spend some money in order to watch games. Even though a lot of users find the service underwhelming, you can use it to watch various events. Of course, the main ones are presented by TNT and ESPN. This year the NBA TV is covering:
Even though a lot of users find the service underwhelming, you can use it to watch various events. Of course, the main ones are presented by TNT and ESPN. This year the NBA TV is covering:
- Friday, 17 Feb- 10:30 a.m. — BBVA Compass Rising Stars Challenge Practice.
- Friday, 17 Feb- 12 p.m. — All-Star media availability.
- Saturday, 18 Feb – 12 p.m. — NBA All-Star Practice.
- Saturday, 18 Feb – 2:30 p.m. — NBA D-League All-Star Game.
- Sunday, 19 Feb – 1 p.m – NBA Legends Brunch.
You can get the iOS app on App Store, and the Android app on Play Store.
The ESPN app is great for all sports fans. We all know how much this TV channel brings to the table in regard to sports commentary and quality coverage. They are best known for shows that feature sports in a witty way with notable guests.
This year ESPN covers the All-Star Celebrity game. The game will take place on Friday, the 17th. For your amusement, this game is expected to start at 7 p.m. You can download the app and stream the game.
The ESPN app for iOS is available on App Store. The Android version you can find on Play Store.
TNT grabs the largest part of the All-Star cookie and it is in charge of the main events. So, if you are subscribed to TNT cable, you can watch all of those on your handheld devices with ease. Just download the app and log in with your credentials.
These are the events you can follow with TNT:
- Friday, 17 Feb – 9 p.m. — BBVA Compass Rising Stars Challenge.
- Saturday, 18 Feb – 8 p.m. — State Farm All-Star Saturday NightTaco Bell Skills Challenge
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- Sunday, 19 Feb – 8 p.m. — 66th NBA All-Star Game.
The TNT app can be obtained on App Store. The Android version of TNT can be found on Play Store.
We hope you’ll enjoy the 66th All-Star Weekend. Additionally, we hope that the All-Star game will be just a bit more competitive than the past year. We need more of that East vs West fire. Is the East capable of winning this or does the West’s dominance continue? What is your MVP favorite? Please tell us in the comments.
We need more of that East vs West fire. Is the East capable of winning this or does the West’s dominance continues? Who is your MVP favorite? Please tell us in the comments.