NBA on TNT Action Continues Thursday, Jan. 15, with a Doubleheader Featuring Thunder vs. Rockets & Cavaliers vs. Lakers

TNT’s NBA coverage will continue Thursday, Jan. 15, with a doubleheader showcasing some of the league’s biggest stars in action — the Houston Rockets and Dwight Howard hosting the Oklahoma City Thunder and Kevin Durant at 8 p.m. ET, followed by the Cleveland Cavaliers and LeBron James visiting the Los Angeles Lakers and Kobe Bryant at 10:30 p.m. Marv Albert will call the Thunder/Rockets game alongside analysts Chris Webber and reporter David Aldridge, while Kevin Harlan will provide play-by-play for the Cavaliers/Lakers matchup with analyst Reggie Miller and reporter Rachel Nichols.

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.

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 (

Upcoming NBA on TNT Schedule:


Time (ET)

Game / Commentators

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






Inside the NBA presented by Kia

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




Monday, Jan. 19

7:30 p.m.

Chicago Bulls @ Cleveland Cavaliers

Albert, Grant Hill, Aldridge




10 p.m.

Los Angeles Lakers @ Phoenix Suns

Brian Anderson, Miller, Nichols






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.  The network will also televise special Christmas Day and Martin Luther King Day doubleheaders this season.  

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Media Contacts:


Nate Smeltz, Turner Sports


Audrey Brees, Turner Sports