Get ready NBA Fans! Thursday October 31 brings the world’s best basketball back to ESPN when the NBA 2013/14 Season tips off LIVE. Don’t miss the first game of the season when Miami Heat will take on the Philadelphia 76ers LIVE at 10am. The excitement continues with a double header LIVE Saturday November 2 from 11am with Miami Heat up against the Brooklyn Nets and then at 1.30pm the San Antonio Spurs vs. LA Lakers.
ESPN is thrilled to announce that they will deliver sports fans more NBA this season, including 10 double header Saturdays throughout the season! The annually anticipated three Christmas Day Games will this year air LIVE on ESPN, Boxing Day Australian time. The All Star programming is also back on ESPN with The All Star Game, All Star Saturday Night, Rookie Challenge Game and the ESPN Celebrity Game. For the tail end of the season, ESPN will again be home to the NBA Playoffs and Finals.
Gus Seebeck, ESPN’s General Manager Australia/NZ said
“NBA is back and it’s great to be able to announce ESPN’s extended coverage this season. Our fans asked for more games and we are really happy we could deliver.”