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NBA on TNT to Televise Shaquille O’Neal’s Miami Jersey Retirement During Los Angeles Lakers vs. Miami Heat on Thursday, Dec. 22, at 8 p.m. ET

Western Conference Heavyweights – San Antonio Spurs vs. LA Clippers – Meet in Nightcap at 10:30 p.m.

TNT’s doubleheader coverage will continue Thursday, Dec. 22, with the Miami Heat hosting the Los Angeles Lakers at 8 p.m. ET.  The network’s coverage will include the Heat jersey retirement at halftime for Hall of Famer and TNT analyst Shaquille O’Neal, who will also provide game commentary with play-by-play voice Kevin Harlan, analyst Reggie Miller and reporter Ros Gold-Onwude.

In the second game of the doubleheader, top Western Conference teams will battle when the San Antonio Spurs and Kawhi Leonard and LaMarcus Aldridge visit the LA Clippers and Chris Paul and DeAndre Jordan at 10:30 p.m.  Marv Albert will call the game with analyst Kevin McHale and reporter Allie LaForce.

The Sports Emmy Award-winning studio team of Ernie Johnson, Charles Barkley and Kenny Smith will provide pregame, halftime and postgame Inside the NBA show.  Kevin Garnett will be joined by special guest and former teammate Glen Davis to add commentary throughout the night from Area 21.

On Thursday, Dec. 29, TNT’s doubleheader will be highlighted by two of the Eastern Conference’s top teams – the defending NBA Champion Cleveland Cavaliers hosting the Boston Celtics at 8 p.m. The Lakers will make a second straight NBA on TNT Thursday appearance when they face the Dallas Mavericks at 10:30 p.m.

Thursday, Dec. 22

8 p.m. – Los Angeles Lakers vs. Miami Heat
Kevin Harlan, Reggie Miller, Shaquille O’Neal & Ros Gold-Onwude

10:30 p.m. – San Antonio Spurs vs. LA Clippers
Marv Albert, Kevin McHale & Allie LaForce

Postgame - Inside the NBA presented by Kia
Ernie Johnson, Charles Barkley & Kenny Smith
Kevin Garnett & Glen Davis in Area 21

Thursday, Dec. 29

8 p.m. ET – Boston Celtics vs. Cleveland Cavaliers
Albert, Mike Fratello, Chris Webber & David Aldridge

10:30 p.m. – Dallas Mavericks vs. Los Angeles Lakers
Harlan, Miller, Gold-Onwude

Postgame - Inside the NBA presented by Kia
Johnson, Barkley, Smith & O’Neal
Garnett & a special guest in Area 21

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