Hey there basketball fans! Are you looking forward to the upcoming 2022-2023 NBA season? With games starting on October 18, you’ll want to get your devices ready to stream all the action.
In this guide, I’ll walk you through how to watch NBA games on all your favorite streaming platforms like Roku, Fire TV, Apple TV, and Android TV. We’ll cover:
- Activating the NBA app and signing in
- Installing the app on different devices
- Tips for ensuring you don’t miss a game
Let’s dive in!
Activating Your NBA League Pass or TV Provider Subscription
To watch NBA games, you’ll need an active NBA League Pass subscription or a login from a participating TV provider.
The key is to activate this subscription by linking your account at nba.com/tve. This allows you to sign in directly on your streaming device.
Here’s how it works:
- Open the NBA app on your device and start the activation process.
- An activation code will display on your TV screen.
- Go to nba.com/tve on your phone, tablet, or computer.
- Enter the activation code and select your TV provider from the dropdown menu.
- Sign in with your TV provider username and password.
Once your account is linked, you’re all set to stream NBA games!
Downloading the NBA App on Popular Devices via nba.com/tve
With your account activated, it’s time to install the NBA app on your preferred streaming platform. Here are some quick steps for popular options:
- Search for “NBA” in the Roku Channel Store and select the NBA app.
- Click “Add Channel” to download it.
- Launch the app and use the activation steps above to sign in.
- Open the Amazon Appstore and search for “NBA”.
- Select the NBA app and click “Get” to install.
- Open the app after installation and sign in.
- Find the NBA app in the App Store.
- Click “Get” to download and install.
- Launch the app and follow the prompts to activate it.
- On your Android TV, open the Google Play Store.
- Search for and install the NBA app.
- Open the app and use the activation code process to sign in.
Once you complete the signup on nba.com/tve, you’ll be able to sign in directly on any device.
Don’t Miss a Game This Season
With the NBA app installed on your streaming devices, you’ll have access to:
- Live out-of-market games
- Replays of all games
- Scores, stats, standings, and news
- NBA TV 24/7 channel
Here are some tips to ensure you can watch whenever and wherever:
- Check the schedule in advance – Know what games are coming up so you can plan to watch.
- Set reminders – Many devices let you add reminders for programs. Use this to remember game times.
- Download games – If you won’t have internet access, pre-download games over WiFi when available.
- Try multiple devices – Move between your phone, tablet, computer, and TV to always have access.
With the NBA season starting soon, now is the time to get your devices configured. Follow the steps in this guide to make sure you don’t miss a minute of heart-pounding NBA action!
Let me know if you have any other questions about streaming the NBA this season. Enjoy the games!