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NBA on TNT to Present Special Martin Luther King, Jr. Day Doubleheader Bulls vs. Cavaliers & Lakers vs. Suns Monday, Jan. 19, at 7:30 p.m. ET

 

TNT Updates NBA Telecast Schedule to Include Nuggets vs. Grizzlies on Thursday, Jan. 29, at 8 p.m.

NBA on TNT presented by State Farm regular season coverage continues with a special Martin Luther King, Jr. Day doubleheader on Monday, Jan. 19, with the Chicago Bulls and Derrick Rose visiting the Cleveland Cavaliers and LeBron James at 7:30 p.m. ET, followed by the Phoenix Suns and Eric Bledsoe hosting the Los Angeles Lakers and Kobe Bryant at 10 p.m. Marv Albert will call the Bulls/Cavaliers game alongside analysts Grant Hill and reporter David Aldridge, while Brian Anderson will provide play-by-play for the Lakers/Suns matchup with analyst Reggie Miller and reporter Rachel Nichols. TNT’s coverage will begin at 7 p.m. with TNT NBA Tip-Off presented by AutoTrader.com.

TNT’s Sports Emmy Award-winning Inside the NBA presented by Kia with host Ernie Johnson and analysts Charles Barkley, Kenny Smith and Shaquille O’Neal will recap the night’s action following the doubleheader.

Additionally, NBA TV will tip-off the Martin Luther King, Jr. Day game lineup with two of the best teams in the Western Conference in action when the Dallas Mavericks and Dirk Nowitzki visit the Memphis Grizzlies and Marc Gasol at 5 p.m. Coverage will begin at 4:30 p.m. with the AutoTrader.com Pregame Show hosted by Matt Winer alongside analysts Steve Smith and Brent Barry.

Live streaming coverage of all NBA on TNT games is available via www.tntdrama.com/watchtnt and the Watch TNT app.  Fans are able to access the games whenever and wherever they desire by logging in with the user name and password provided by their TV service provider. Additionally, enhanced live streaming coverage of select NBA on TNT games is available via TNT Overtime (http://www.nba.com/tntovertime/).

TNT Updates NBA Telecast Schedule

TNT has updated its upcoming NBA regular season schedule to include the Grizzlies hosting the Denver Nuggets and Ty Lawson on Thursday, Jan. 29, at 8 p.m.  The game telecast will replace the previously scheduled New York Knicks vs. Indiana Pacers matchup.  The NBA on TNT schedule over the remainder of the month:

 

  

Thursday, Jan. 15

8 p.m.

Oklahoma City Thunder @ Houston Rockets

Marv Albert, Chris Webber, David Aldridge

 

10:30 p.m.

Cleveland Cavaliers @ Los Angeles Lakers

Kevin Harlan, Reggie Miller, Rachel Nichols

 

Post-game

Inside the NBA presented by Kia

Ernie Johnson, Charles Barkley, Shaquille O’Neal, Kenny Smith

Monday, Jan. 19

7 p.m.

TNT NBA Tip-Off presented by AutoTrader.com

Johnson, Barkley, O’Neal, Smith

 

7:30 p.m.

Chicago Bulls @ Cleveland Cavaliers

Albert, Grant Hill, Aldridge

 

 

 

 

10 p.m.

Los Angeles Lakers @ Phoenix Suns

Brian Anderson, Miller, Nichols

 

Post-game

Inside the NBA presented by Kia

Johnson, Barkley, O’Neal, Smith

Thursday, Jan. 22

8 p.m.

San Antonio Spurs @ Chicago Bulls

Albert, Miller, Hill, Nichols

 

10:30 p.m.

Brooklyn Nets at Los Angeles Clippers

Harlan, Greg Anthony, Jaime Maggio

 

Post-game

Inside the NBA presented by Kia

Johnson, Barkley, O’Neal, Smith

Thursday, Jan. 29

8 p.m.

Denver Nuggets @ Memphis Grizzlies

Albert, Miller, Aldridge

 

10:30 p.m.

Chicago Bulls @ Los Angeles Lakers

Harlan, Brent Barry

 

Post-game

Inside the NBA presented by Kia

Johnson, Barkley, O’Neal, Smith

Turner Sports, marking its 31st consecutive year of NBA coverage, will feature a 53-game regular-season schedule on TNT.  Additionally, TNT is the exclusive home of NBA Thursday Night doubleheaders, the NBA All-Star Weekend and more NBA Playoff games than any other network including first and second round action along with the exclusive presentation of the 2015 NBA Eastern Conference Finals.   

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