NBA on TNT Action Continues Thursday, April 9, with Doubleheader Featuring Bulls vs. Heat & Trail Blazers vs. Warriors

NBA on TNT’s regular season coverage, presented by State Farm, will continue Thursday, April 9, with doubleheader action beginning with the Chicago Bulls and Pau Gasol visiting the Miami Heat and Dwyane Wade at 8 p.m. ET. In the second game, the Golden State Warriors and MVP candidate Stephen Curry will host the Portland Trail Blazers and Damian Lillard at 10:30 p.m. Marv Albert will call the Bulls-Heat game alongside analyst Reggie Miller and reporter Rachel Nichols. Kevin Harlan will provide play-by-play for the Trail Blazers-Warriors matchup with analyst Brent Barry and reporter Lewis Johnson.

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

Live streaming coverage of all NBA on TNT games is available via 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 (, which is sponsored by Samsung, Sprint and Sprite.

Upcoming NBA on TNT Schedule:


Time (ET)

Game / Commentators

Thursday, Apr. 9

8 p.m.

Chicago Bulls @ Miami Heat

Marv Albert, Reggie Miller, Rachel Nchols





10:30 p.m.

Portland Trail Blazers @ Golden State Warriors

Kevin Harlan, Brent Barry, Lewis Johnson






Inside the NBA presented by Kia

Ernie Johnson, Shaquille O’Neal, Isiah Thomas




Tuesday, Apr. 14

8 p.m.

Washington Wizards @ Indiana Pacers

Albert, Grant Hill, Nichols





10:30 p.m.

Los Angeles Clippers @ Phoenix Suns

Harlan, Miller, Allie LaForce






Inside the NBA presented by Kia

Johnson, Charles Barkley, Kenny Smith, O’Neal


Turner Sports, marking its 31st consecutive year of NBA coverage, features 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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Media Contacts:


Tony Morreale, Turner Sports


Audrey Brees, Turner Sports