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It’s time to play! The Golden State Warriors and the Boston Celtics will face off in Game One of the 2022 NBA Finals at Chase Center in San Francisco on Thursday (June 2).
The match will be broadcast live at 9 PM EST on ABC.
Match 2 is scheduled for Sunday (5 June) and Match 3 will take place next Wednesday (8 June). Click here for the full schedule for the 2022 NBA Finals.
If you’ve missed all the action leading up to this year’s NBA Finals, we’ve compiled a comprehensive list of ways to watch and stream games from your TV, laptop, desktop, and any other compatible device along with links to buy game tickets and must-have gear your fans won’t be able to miss.
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Game 1 of the 2022 NBA Finals kicks off at 9PM ET / 6PM PT on ABC. If you already have cable or local channels via a TV antenna, check local listings for channel information. You can also watch the game live on ABC.com.
no cable? do not worry! You can stream the 2022 NBA Finals games live with a free trial through Direct TV Stream or Express VPN if you are streaming outside the US
Currently, a monthly subscription to Direct TV Stream is $15 when you sign up by June 19. The promotion saves customers $30 over 2 months, plus there is a 5-day free trial.
Direct TV Stream’s basic package starts at $54.99 (regular $69.99) for over 65 channels including ABC, NBC, Fox, CBS, ESPN, TNT, Nickelodeon, HGTV, access to on-demand titles and DVR storage. The platform offers HBO Max, Starz, and other higher-priced channels such as the Premier package ($134.99 per month) for free.
Hulu + Live TV costs $69.99 to stream over 75 live and on-demand channels along with Hulu, Disney+, and ESPN+ (without a free trial). Meanwhile, the Pro bundle of Fubo TV is also $69.99 per month and there’s no free trial, but you’ll get access to 125 channels (100+ sports events), 250 hours of cloud DVR, and streaming on up to 10 screens.
Another streaming option at a similar price, Vidgo’s English Premium package is $79.95 a month or $66.33 a month when you pay for three months up front. The broadcast package includes over 150 live channels, and a free on-demand digital video recorder.
Sling TV doesn’t offer a free trial either, but new subscribers can join at a discounted price of just $25 for the first month to access at least 32 channels including ESPN, A&E, MTV, BET, and E! and VH1, Bravo, and 50 hours of DVR storage.
Want to watch the event live and in person? As you’ve probably guessed, NBA Finals tickets are pretty steep but passes to Game 1 are between $500 and $600 each compared to other future Finals games which can cost anywhere from about $900 up to $16,000 and beyond for a senior Characters, stadium seats. Find Final Match tickets via Ticketmaster, StubHub, SeatGeek and Vivid Seats.
NBA Finals tickets
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Do you need something to wear? See below for a roundup of officially licensed NBA 2022 Finals gear for Warriors and Celtics fans. Visit Fanatics.com to get additional gear and get 20% off Father’s Day gifts and free shipping on orders over $59 with the code 59SHIP.
Golden State Warriors 2022 Western Conference Champions Locker Room . T-Shirt
The Boston Celtics Fanatics 2022 Eastern Conference Champions T-Shirt
Boston Celtics New Era 2022 Eastern Conference Champions Snapback Adjustable Cap
Boston Celtics Jason Tatum Jersey
Golden State Warriors 2022 Western Conference Champions Adjustable Snapback Cap
Golden State Warriors Stephen Curry Jersey
Boston Celtics Eastern Conference Hometown Champion T-Shirt
Golden State Warriors Western Conference Champion T-Shirt