And past determination were eight. The archetypal circular of the 2022 NBA playoffs ended Friday, and Sunday marks the opening of circular 2, aka the league semifinals, with 4 seven-game bid featuring the 8 champion remaining teams. The Eastern Conference semifinals statesman with the defending champion Milwaukee Bucks against the Boston Celtics, who swept the New Jersey Nets successful their archetypal circular series. In the archetypal Western Conference series, Steph Curry and the Golden State Warriors question to Memphis to instrumentality connected the Grizzlies, who conscionable won their archetypal postseason bid since 2015. Both Game 1 matchups are connected ABC and acknowledgment to live TV streaming services, cord-cutters tin ticker live, nary cablegram subscription required.
Here's everything you request to cognize astir however to ticker oregon watercourse the 2022 NBA playoffs.
NBA Playoffs FAQ
What is the 2022 NBA playoffs league semifinals schedule?
Here is the docket for contiguous and tomorrow. See NBA.com for the afloat schedule.
Sunday, May 1
- Milwaukee Bucks vs. Boston Celtics, Game 1, 1 p.m. ET (10 a.m. PT) connected ABC
- Golden State Warriors vs. Memphis Grizzlies, Game 1, 3:30 p.m. ET (12:30 p.m. PT) connected ABC
Monday, May 2
- Philadelphia 76ers vs. Miami Heat, Game 1, 7:30 p.m. ET (4:30 p.m. PT) connected TNT
- Dallas Mavericks vs. Phoenix Suns, Game 1, 10 p.m. ET (7 p.m. PT) connected TNT
What does the afloat bracket look like?
What channels volition broadcast playoff games?
The NBA playoffs volition aerial connected a postulation of networks including ABC, ESPN and TNT.
The NBA Finals volition statesman connected June 2 and aerial connected ABC.
How tin I watercourse the games connected my phone?
If you person a unrecorded TV streaming work (like Sling TV, YouTube TV oregon 1 of the ones below), you tin usage its app. If you person cablegram oregon satellite, you tin usage your provider's app oregon 1 of the pursuing (after logging successful with your cablegram provider's credentials):
- For TNT games, you volition request the Watch TNT app. Click connected the "person" icon successful the little close and motion successful nether the conception "Sign successful with your TV provider."
- For ESPN and ABC games, usage the ESPN app. Click the cogwheel icon successful the precocious close and past prime "Manage TV provider."
In each cases, you volition request to person a TV bundle that includes ABC, ESPN and TNT to beryllium capable to ticker NBA playoff games utilizing these apps.
How to watch, livestream the 2022 NBA playoffs
As these games each aerial nationally and the champion mode to drawback each the hoops enactment live, without cable, is with a live TV streaming service.
YouTube TV costs $65 a period and offers each the channels you'll request for basketball.
Sling TV's Orange program includes ESPN and TNT. While Sling lacks entree to ABC, you tin ticker those games utilizing the simulcast watercourse disposable connected ESPN3.
DirecTV Stream's cheapest, $70-a-month Plus bundle includes ESPN, ABC and TNT.
Hulu Plus Live TV costs $70 a period and carries ESPN, ABC and TNT.
FuboTV costs $70 per period and besides includes ABC and ESPN but not TNT.
Most unrecorded TV streaming services connection a escaped proceedings oregon discounts during the archetypal month, let you to cancel anytime and each necessitate a coagulated net connection. Looking for much information? Check retired our live TV streaming services guide.