NBA TV’s Fan Night to Showcase Defending NBA Champion Cleveland Cavaliers and 2017 NBA All-Star Kevin Love Hosting Minnesota Timberwolves and 2016 NBA Rookie of the Year Karl-Anthony Towns, Tuesday, Feb. 14, at 8 p.m. ET
Thursday, February 9, 2017
NBA Digital’s Art of the Triple Double Series Continues Across NBA TV, NBA.com & Social Media
Premiere Episodes of 3D TV & NBA Inside Stuff to Air Saturday, Feb. 11
NBA TV’s upcoming live game coverage will feature a Fan Night doubleheader on Tuesday, Feb. 14, showcasing the defending NBA Champion Cleveland Cavaliers with 2017 Eastern Conference All-Star Kevin Love vs. the team that drafted him – the Minnesota Timberwolves with 2016 NBA Rookie of the Year Karl-Anthony Towns at 8 p.m. ET. The night’s second game will highlight the Sacramento Kings and DeMarcus Cousins vs. the Los Angeles Lakers and D’Angelo Russell at 10:30 p.m. Host Matt Winer will be joined in the studio by analysts Greg Anthony, Kevin McHale and Chris Webber with reporter Ro Parrish on-site for pregame coverage beginning at 7:30 p.m.
The network’s game coverage will also include a doubleheader on Sunday, Feb. 12 – Detroit Pistons and Andre Drummond vs. Toronto Raptors and All-Star starter DeMar DeRozan at 6 p.m. followed by the New Orleans Pelicans and All-Star starter Anthony Davis vs. Kings and Cousins at 9 p.m.
New Art of the Triple Double Series Continues Each Monday on NBA TV and Across NBA.com & Social Media
The Art of the Triple Double, a new series of originally produced vignettes and custom content, will continue to appear on NBATV’s GameTime on Mondays and across NBA Digital platforms – including NBA.com and NBA TV’s Twitter, Facebook and Instagram feeds. The series, hosted by NBA TV’s Vince Cellini, explores the proliferation of triple doubles this season, most notably by Oklahoma City’s Russell Westbrook and Houston’s James Harden. NBA TV analyst Isiah Thomas, Magic Johnson (2nd most triple doubles all-time), Jason Kidd (3rd), Larry Bird (6th), Grant Hill (tied-11th) and many others will share their thoughts throughout the series.
New Episodes of 3D TV and NBA Inside Stuff to Air Saturday, Feb. 11
An all new episode of 3D TV, hosted by former Orlando Magic sharpshooter and network analyst Dennis Scott, will air Saturday, Feb. 11, at Noon. On 3D TV, Scott will feature eight-time All-Star Kevin Durant taking Scott to “Shooter’s Paradise” as well as Memphis Grizzlies Head Coach David Fizdale, who tours and discusses the South Central Los Angeles community that helped shape him.
This week’s Inside Stuff – premiering on Saturday, Feb. 11, at 6:30 p.m. – will be hosted by Hill and Kristen Ledlow. Scott will discuss the art of the jump shot with Golden State Warriors NBA All-Star guard Stephen Curry, and the show will also go all-access with first-time NBA All-Star Kemba Walker of the Charlotte Hornets. T.J. McConnell reflects on how his career led him to the Philadelphia 76ers, while Louisiana native and New Orleans Pelicans guard Langston Galloway visits Haydel’s Bakery in New Orleans and learns about Mardi Gras King Cakes. Jam Session will showcase “Not Nice” by PARTYNEXTDOOR.
Additional Programming Highlights
NBA TV’s The Starters, the daily 30-minute studio show that recaps the most entertaining moments from around the NBA, is co-hosted by J.E. Skeets and Tas Melas, along with Trey Kerby and Leigh Ellis with new episodes airing regularly at 7 p.m.
The network’s half-hour 10 Before Tip studio show continues to be the destination for die-hard fans leading in to nightly game coverage with the latest from around the league right before tip-off. Host Jared Greenberg will be joined by guests from around the league including some of the top reporters, on-air personalities and fantasy experts, airing regularly on Monday-Friday at 6:30 p.m.