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NBA TV to Televise 106 Games During 2017-18 Regular Season with Multiple Appearances by Defending Champion Warriors, Cavaliers, Rockets, Celtics & Thunder

Live Game Schedule Tips Off with NBA Champion Warriors vs. Grizzlies in First Game of Doubleheader on Saturday, Oct. 21, Followed by Clippers vs. Suns

First NBA TV Fan Night Doubleheader of the Season to Feature LeBron James, Dwyane Wade, Anthony Davis & Damian Lillard in Action for Bulls vs. Cavs & Pelicans vs. Trail Blazers on Tuesday, Oct. 24

NBA TV will televise 106 live games during the 2017-18 regular season with the league’s biggest stars and top teams in action, highlighted by multiple appearances featuring the defending NBA Champion Golden State Warriors, NBA Eastern Conference winner Cleveland Cavaliers, and new-look teams including the Houston Rockets, Boston Celtics and Oklahoma City Thunder.

The network will tip off its regular season coverage with a doubleheader starting with the Warriors – including past Kia NBA MVPs Stephen Curry and Kevin Durant – visiting the Memphis Grizzlies with Marc Gasol and Mike Conley on Saturday, Oct. 21, at 8 p.m. ET. In the nightcap, the LA Clippers and Blake Griffin host the Phoenix Suns and Devin Booker at 10:30 p.m.

The following week’s schedule will feature five games starting with the Toronto Raptors, with DeMar DeRozan and Kyle Lowry, visiting the San Antonio Spurs, with Kawhi Leonard and Pau Gasol, on Monday, Oct. 23, at 8:30 p.m. The following night, NBA TV will premiere its first Fan Night of the season with the Tuesday, Oct. 24, doubleheader tipping off with the Cavaliers and four-time Kia NBA MVP LeBron James hosting the Chicago Bulls and Dwyane Wade, at 7 p.m., followed by the New Orleans Pelicans and Anthony Davis visiting the Portland Trail Blazers and Damian Lillard at 10 p.m.

Doubleheader action will continue Friday, Oct. 27, with the Thunder and reigning Kia NBA MVP Russell Westbrook visiting the Minnesota Timberwolves and newcomer Jimmy Butler at 8 p.m., followed by a clash of talented backcourts as the Washington Wizards, with John Wall and Bradley Beal, visit the Warriors with Curry and Klay Thompson at 10:30 p.m.

NBA TV will feature special programming on Martin Luther King, Jr. Day, Monday, Jan. 15, with a doubleheader starting with the Charlotte Hornets and Kemba Walker visiting the Detroit Pistons and Andre Drummond at 12:30 p.m., followed by the Spurs and LaMarcus Aldridge vs. the Atlanta Hawks and Dennis Schroder at 3 p.m.

The network will feature 37 doubleheaders, one tripleheader and one quadrupleheader this season with additional game highlights including:

  • Monday, Oct. 30 – The Spurs and Leonard will visit the Celtics, with Gordon Hayward and Isaiah Thomas, at 7:30 p.m., followed by a Western Conference matchup with the Clippers and Griffin hosting the Warriors and Draymond Green at 10:30 p.m.
  • Tuesday, Nov. 7 – The Cavaliers and James will host the Milwaukee Bucks, with Giannis Antetokounmpo, in the first game of a Fan Night doubleheader at 7 p.m., followed by the Thunder and Paul George visiting the Sacramento Kings and Buddy Hield at 10 p.m.
  • Wednesday, Nov. 29 – Three of the league’s rising young players will be tested as the Philadelphia 76ers with top picks Ben Simmons and Markelle Fultz meet the Wizards’ talented backcourt of Wall and Beal at 7 p.m. In the second game of the night, the Los Angeles Lakers and rookie Lonzo Ball host the Warriors and Curry at 10:30 p.m.
  • Sunday, Dec. 3 – A Western Conference doubleheader will tip off with the Spurs and Leonard facing the Thunder and Westbrook at 7 p.m., followed by the Rockets and Harden visiting the Lakers and Ball at 9:30 p.m.
  • Saturday, Dec. 9 – The Brooklyn Nets, with D’Angelo Russell, will face the Miami Heat and Hassan Whiteside as part of NBA Mexico City Games 2017 starting at 6 p.m. Later that night, the network will air the Utah Jazz with Rudy Gobert vs. the Bucks and Malcolm Brogdon at 8:30 p.m.
  • Friday, Dec. 29 – Two of the NBA’s most exciting backcourts will be in action for a Friday night doubleheader featuring the Houston Rockets, with Chris Paul and James Harden, visiting the Wizards, with Wall and Beal, at 7 p.m. The nightcap will include a pair of top 2017 NBA Draft picks facing off with the Suns and Josh Jackson vs. the Kings and De’Aaron Fox – at 10 p.m.
  • Thursday, Jan. 11 – The 76ers and Joel Embiid will meet the Celtics and Al Horford at the NBA London Games 2018 at 3 p.m.
  • Monday, Jan. 22NBA TV Fan Night will transition to Mondays throughout the remainder of the regular season starting with the Heat and Goran Dragic visiting the Rockets and Paul at 8 p.m., followed by the Timberwolves and Karl-Anthony Towns facing the Clippers and Griffin at 10:30 p.m.
  • Monday, Feb. 12 – The New York Knicks and Kristaps Porzingis will visit the 76ers and 2016 first overall pick Simmons at 7 p.m., followed by the Suns at Warriors at 10:30 p.m.
  • Monday, Feb. 26 – The Warriors and Curry will meet the Knicks and Carmelo Anthony at 7:30 p.m., followed by the Timberwolves and Andrew Wiggins facing the Kings and Fox at 10 p.m.
  • Monday, March 5 – A doubleheader will feature the Cavaliers and Kyrie Irving hosting the Pistons and newcomer Avery Bradley at 7 p.m., followed by the Trail Blazers and Lillard against the Lakers and Ball at 10:30 p.m.
  • Friday, March 9 – Friday night doubleheader will include the Cavaliers and James visiting the Clippers and DeAndre Jordan, at 10:30 p.m., preceded by the Wizards and Pelicans at 8 p.m.
  • Friday, March 16 – The Clippers and Griffin will meet the Thunder and George at 8 p.m., followed by the Heat and Whiteside visiting the Lakers and Brandon Ingram at 10:30 p.m.
  • Sunday, April 1 – Two of the NBA’s all-time leading scorers – Dirk Nowitzki and James – will meet for a late season contest as the Mavericks visit the Cavaliers at 6 p.m. as the centerpiece of a three-game day. 76ers vs. Hornets at 1 p.m., and Lakers and Kings – with young stars Ball and Fox at 9:30 p.m. – bookend Sunday’s action.
  • Saturday, April 7 – The Denver Nuggets and Paul Millsap will meet the Clippers and Jordan at 3:30 p.m.
  • Sunday, April 8 – A four-game slate will culminate with the Warriors and Curry visiting the Suns and Booker at 9 p.m.

2017-18 NBA TV Regular Season Schedule
(All Times Eastern)

Date

Day

Time

Game

Oct. 21

Saturday

8 p.m.

Golden State Warriors vs. Memphis Grizzlies

Oct. 21

Saturday

10:30 p.m.

Phoenix Suns vs. LA Clippers

Oct. 23

Monday

8:30 p.m.

Toronto Raptors vs. San Antonio Spurs

Oct. 24

Tuesday

7 p.m.

Chicago Bulls vs. Cleveland Cavaliers

Oct. 24

Tuesday

10 p.m.

New Orleans Pelicans vs. Portland Trail Blazers

Oct. 27

Friday

8 p.m.

Oklahoma City Thunder vs. Minnesota Timberwolves

Oct. 27

Friday

10:30 p.m.

Washington Wizards vs. Golden State Warriors

Oct. 30

Monday

7:30 p.m.

San Antonio Spurs vs. Boston Celtics

Oct. 30

Monday

10:30 p.m.

Golden State Warriors vs. LA Clippers

Oct. 31

Tuesday

8 p.m.

Oklahoma City Thunder vs. Milwaukee Bucks

Oct. 31

Tuesday

10:30 p.m.

Detroit Pistons vs. Los Angeles Lakers

Nov. 6

Monday

9 p.m.

Brooklyn Nets vs. Phoenix Suns

Nov. 7

Tuesday

7 p.m.

Milwaukee Bucks vs. Cleveland Cavaliers

Nov. 7

Tuesday

10 p.m.

Oklahoma City Thunder vs. Sacramento Kings

Nov. 11

Saturday

8:30 p.m.

Chicago Bulls vs. San Antonio Spurs

Nov. 13

Monday

7 p.m.

Sacramento Kings vs. Washington Wizards

Nov. 14

Tuesday

8 p.m.

Toronto Raptors vs. Houston Rockets

Nov. 20

Monday

7 p.m.

Indiana Pacers vs. Orlando Magic

Nov. 21

Tuesday

10:30 p.m.

Chicago Bulls vs. Los Angeles Lakers

Nov. 24

Friday

8 p.m.

Charlotte Hornets vs. Cleveland Cavaliers

Nov. 24

Friday

10:30 p.m.

Chicago Bulls vs. Golden State Warriors

Nov. 25

Saturday

8 p.m.

New York Knicks vs. Houston Rockets

Nov. 27

Monday

8:30 p.m.

Dallas Mavericks vs. San Antonio Spurs

Nov. 28

Tuesday

7 p.m.

Miami Heat vs. Cleveland Cavaliers

Nov. 29

Wednesday

7 p.m.

Washington Wizards vs. Philadelphia 76ers

Nov. 29

Wednesday

10:30 p.m.

Golden State Warriors vs. Los Angeles Lakers

Nov. 30

Thursday

7:30 p.m.

Philadelphia 76ers vs. Boston Celtics

Nov. 30

Thursday

10 p.m.

Milwaukee Bucks vs. Portland Trail Blazers

Dec. 1

Friday

8 p.m.

Minnesota Timberwolves vs. Oklahoma City Thunder

Dec. 3

Sunday

7 p.m.

San Antonio Spurs vs. Oklahoma City Thunder

Dec. 3

Sunday

9:30 p.m.

Houston Rockets vs. Los Angeles Lakers

Dec. 4

Monday

7:30 p.m.

Milwaukee Bucks vs. Boston Celtics

Dec. 5

Tuesday

7:30 p.m.

Phoenix Suns vs. Toronto Raptors

Dec. 5

Tuesday

10 p.m.

Washington Wizards vs. Portland Trail Blazers

Dec. 9

Saturday

6 p.m.

Miami Heat vs. Brooklyn Nets

Dec. 9

Saturday

8:30 p.m.

Utah Jazz vs. Milwaukee Bucks

Dec. 11

Monday

8 p.m.

New Orleans Pelicans vs. Houston Rockets

Dec. 11

Monday

10:30 p.m.

Toronto Raptors vs. LA Clippers

Dec. 18

Monday

8 p.m.

Denver Nuggets vs. Oklahoma City Thunder

Dec. 18

Monday

10:30 p.m.

Golden State Warriors vs. Los Angeles Lakers

Dec. 19

Tuesday

8 p.m.

Cleveland Cavaliers vs. Milwaukee Bucks

Dec. 20

Wednesday

8 p.m.

Los Angeles Lakers vs. Houston Rockets

Dec. 20

Wednesday

10:30 p.m.

Memphis Grizzlies vs. Golden State Warriors

Dec. 26

Tuesday

8 p.m.

Chicago Bulls vs. Milwaukee Bucks

Dec. 26

Tuesday

10:30 p.m.

Sacramento Kings vs. LA Clippers

Dec. 27

Wednesday

8 p.m.

Toronto Raptors vs. Oklahoma City Thunder

Dec. 27

Wednesday

10:30 p.m.

Utah Jazz vs. Golden State Warriors

Dec. 29

Friday

7 p.m.

Houston Rockets vs. Washington Wizards

Dec. 29

Friday

10 p.m.

Phoenix Suns vs. Sacramento Kings

Jan. 2

Tuesday

7 p.m.

Portland Trail Blazers vs. Cleveland Cavaliers

Jan. 2

Tuesday

10:30 p.m.

Memphis Grizzlies vs. LA Clippers

Jan. 7

Sunday

9 p.m.

San Antonio Spurs vs. Portland Trail Blazers

Jan. 8

Monday

7 p.m.

Milwaukee Bucks vs. Indiana Pacers

Jan. 9

Tuesday

8 p.m.

Portland Trail Blazers vs. Oklahoma City Thunder

Jan. 9

Tuesday

10:30 p.m.

Sacramento Kings vs. Los Angeles Lakers

Jan. 11

Thursday

3 p.m.

Boston Celtics vs. Philadelphia 76ers

Jan. 15

Monday

12:30 p.m.

Charlotte Hornets vs. Detroit Pistons

Jan. 15

Monday

3 p.m.

San Antonio Spurs vs. Atlanta Hawks

Jan. 16

Tuesday

7:30 p.m.

New Orleans Pelicans vs. Boston Celtics

Jan. 16

Tuesday

10 p.m.

Phoenix Suns vs. Portland Trail Blazers

Jan. 22

Monday

8 p.m.

Miami Heat vs. Houston Rockets

Jan. 22

Monday

10:30 p.m.

Minnesota Timberwolves vs. LA Clippers

Jan. 28

Sunday

3:30 p.m.

Phoenix Suns vs. Houston Rockets

Jan. 29

Monday

9 p.m.

Boston Celtics vs. Denver Nuggets

Feb. 5

Monday

8 p.m.

Utah Jazz vs. New Orleans Pelicans

Feb. 5

Monday

10:30 p.m.

Dallas Mavericks vs. LA Clippers

Feb. 11

Sunday

7 p.m.

Dallas Mavericks vs. Houston Rockets

Feb. 12

Monday

7 p.m.

New York Knicks vs. Philadelphia 76ers

Feb. 12

Monday

10:30 p.m.

Phoenix Suns vs. Golden State Warriors

Feb. 26

Monday

7:30 p.m.

Golden State Warriors vs. New York Knicks

Feb. 26

Monday

10 p.m.

Minnesota Timberwolves vs. Sacramento Kings

Mar. 5

Monday

7 p.m.

Detroit Pistons vs. Cleveland Cavaliers

Mar. 5

Monday

10:30 p.m.

Portland Trail Blazers vs. Los Angeles Lakers

Mar. 9

Friday

8 p.m.

Washington Wizards vs. New Orleans Pelicans

Mar. 9

Friday

10:30 p.m.

Cleveland Cavaliers vs. LA Clippers

Mar. 13

Tuesday

7 p.m.

Minnesota Timberwolves vs. Washington Wizards

Mar. 13

Tuesday

10:30 p.m.

Denver Nuggets vs. Los Angeles Lakers

Mar. 15

Thursday

8 p.m.

LA Clippers vs. Houston Rockets

Mar. 16

Friday

8 p.m.

LA Clippers vs. Oklahoma City Thunder

Mar. 16

Friday

10:30 p.m.

Miami Heat vs. Los Angeles Lakers

Mar. 17

Saturday

8:30 p.m.

Minnesota Timberwolves vs. San Antonio Spurs

Mar. 18

Sunday

7 p.m.

Houston Rockets vs. Minnesota Timberwolves

Mar. 18

Sunday

10:30 p.m.

Portland Trail Blazers vs. LA Clippers

Mar. 22

Thursday

7 p.m.

Philadelphia 76ers vs. Orlando Magic

Mar. 22

Thursday

10 p.m.

Atlanta Hawks vs. Sacramento Kings

Mar. 23

Friday

7 p.m.

Denver Nuggets vs. Washington Wizards

Mar. 23

Friday

10 p.m.

Boston Celtics vs. Portland Trail Blazers

Mar. 24

Saturday

8 p.m.

New Orleans Pelicans vs. Houston Rockets

Mar. 25

Sunday

6 p.m.

New York Knicks vs. Washington Wizards

Mar. 25

Sunday

8:30 p.m.

Utah Jazz vs. Golden State Warriors

Mar. 26

Monday

7 p.m.

Denver Nuggets vs. Philadelphia 76ers

Mar. 26

Monday

10 p.m.

Boston Celtics vs. Phoenix Suns

Mar. 28

Wednesday

7 p.m.

Cleveland Cavaliers vs. Charlotte Hornets

Mar. 31

Saturday

3 p.m.

Charlotte Hornets vs. Washington Wizards

Mar. 31

Saturday

7:30 p.m.

Toronto Raptors vs. Boston Celtics

Apr. 1

Sunday

1 p.m.

Philadelphia 76ers vs. Charlotte Hornets

Apr. 1

Sunday

6 p.m.

Dallas Mavericks vs. Cleveland Cavaliers

Apr. 1

Sunday

9:30 p.m.

Sacramento Kings vs. Los Angeles Lakers

Apr. 6

Friday

7 p.m.

Cleveland Cavaliers vs. Philadelphia 76ers

Apr. 6

Friday

10:30 p.m.

Minnesota Timberwolves vs. Los Angeles Lakers

Apr. 7

Saturday

3:30 p.m.

Denver Nuggets vs. LA Clippers

Apr. 8

Sunday

1 p.m.

Dallas Mavericks vs. Philadelphia 76ers

Apr. 8

Sunday

3:30 p.m.

Detroit Pistons vs. Memphis Grizzlies

Apr. 8

Sunday

6 p.m.

Orlando Magic vs. Toronto Raptors

Apr. 8

Sunday

9 p.m.

Golden State Warriors vs. Phoenix Suns

Apr. 9

Monday

7:30 p.m.

Cleveland Cavaliers vs. New York Knicks

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