NBA TV Upcoming Programming Highlighted by Four Nights of Live Game Action Beginning Saturday – Clippers vs. Spurs – at 8:30 p.m. ET
Thursday, November 3, 2016
Tuesday’s Fan Night Doubleheader to Feature LeBron James, Dwight Howard,
Anthony Davis & DeMarcus Cousins in Action
New Episodes of Inside Stuff with Carmelo Anthony Conversation &
Beyond the Paint Featuring Interview with Dwyane Wade to Premiere
NBA TV’s weekly programming highlights include four nights of live game coverage beginning with Saturday’s Western Conference matchup between the LA Clippers and Blake Griffin taking on the San Antonio Spurs and Kawhi Leonard, November 5, at 8:30 p.m. ET.
The network’s original programming over the next week will also include all-new episodes of Inside Stuff and Beyond the Paint, in addition to 10 Before Tip and The Starters.
Five Live Games Over Four Days
In addition to Saturday’s Clippers/Spurs game, NBA TV’s upcoming game telecasts will include:
- Sunday, Nov. 6, at 7 p.m. – Milwaukee Bucks and Jabari Parker vs. Dallas Mavericks and Harrison Barnes
- Tuesday, Nov. 8 – A Fan Night doubleheader featuring the Atlanta Hawks and Dwight Howard vs. defending NBA Champion Cleveland Cavaliers and LeBron James at 7 p.m., followed by the New Orleans Pelicans and Anthony Davis visiting the Sacramento Kings and DeMarcus Cousins at 10:30 p.m.
- Friday, Nov. 11, at 8 p.m. – Elite Western Conference point guards squaring off when the Oklahoma City Thunder and Russell Westbrook host the Clippers and Chris Paul
Knicks’ All-Star Carmelo Anthony Chat Featured on Inside Stuff – Saturday, Nov. 5, at 6:30 p.m. ET
On this week’s all-new episode of Inside Stuff, New York Knicks’ All-Star Carmelo Anthony chats with co-host Grant Hill about his fourth Olympics and the duo plays a lighthearted game of true-or-false on Saturday, Nov. 5, at 6:30 p.m.
The show will also follow Kia NBA MVP Stephen Curry during his off-season trip to China, where he put on basketball clinics, and new Boston Celtic Al Horford shares a meal at Merengue, a Dominican restaurant in Roxbury, Mass., where he discusses Boston’s roster and culture that drew him to the organization. Jam Session will feature “The Greatest” by Sia and is dedicated to the recently retired Ray Allen.
Dwyane Wade Sits Down with Matt Winer on Beyond the Paint – Friday, Nov. 11 at 11 p.m.
Beyond the Paint visits with Chicago native Dwyane Wade in the 2016-17 premiere episode, Friday, Nov. 11, at 11 p.m. During the sit down with host Matt Winer, the new Chicago Bull touches on the murder of his cousin as he first arrived in Chicago, the city’s ‘Peace Games’ and Wade’s family opening a new recreation center attached to their church. In the piece, Hall of Famer and fellow Chicago native Isiah Thomas weighs in on Chicago’s recent gun violence.
The monthly magazine-style show will also profile Dallas Mavericks Head Coach Rick Carlisle and how basketball is kept alive in Seattle through a Pro-Am league.
The Starters and 10 Before Tip to Air Daily Episodes, Monday-Friday
NBA TV’s The Starters will air new episodes next week (Monday at 5:30 p.m.; Tuesday at 6 p.m. and Wednesday-Friday at 7 p.m.). Co-hosted by J.E. Skeets and Tas Melas, along with Trey Kerby and Leigh Ellis, the daily 30-minute studio show recaps the most entertaining moments from around the NBA, looks ahead to the upcoming night’s top games and features popular segments such as “Pick ’Em Payoff.”
The network’s half-hour 10 Before Tip studio show will continue to offer news, notes and the latest updates for what fans need to know leading up to tip-off. Hosted by Jared Greenberg, the show includes guests from around the league, including reporters, on-air personalities and fantasy experts. New episodes will air at Monday at 6 p.m.; Tuesday at 5:30 p.m. and Wednesday-Friday at 6:30 p.m.
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