The Houston Rockets and Los Angeles Lakers are set to tip-off the Western Conference semifinals series with Game 1 at the ESPN Wide World of Sports Complex near Orlando, Florida in primetime.
Houston enters the series fresh off of a Game 7 victory over the Oklahoma City Thunder, while the Lakers are well-rested after taking care of the Portland Trail Blazers.
LeBron and company enter Friday night’s game as six-point favorites over the Rockets.
How can you tune in to catch the action?
All of the information you need to watch the NBA on TNT can be seen below.
Rockets vs Lakers Viewing Details
Event: Rockets vs Lakers
Date: Saturday, September 5
Time: 9:00 p.m. ET
Location: ESPN Wide World of Sports Complex in Kissimmee, Florida
TV Channel: TNT
Live Stream: Watch TNT
Betting Odds: Lakers -6 | O/U: 226
How To Live Stream Rockets vs Lakers Online
If you already have a cable or satellite provider, you can watch the NBA online at Watch TNT. You just need your log-in and password information and you’re good to go.
If you don’t have access to a cable or satellite log-in, you can watch TNT through Sling TV. Sling TV is a service that allows subscribers to watch live and on-demand TV channels on TVs, computers, or mobile devices for a monthly fee. It’s just like a cable or satellite TV service, except it’s delivered over the internet. The service’s Orange package includes TNT and costs $20 a month, but you can sign up for a free seven-day trial. If you cancel your subscription within the week, you will not be charged. Once signed up, simply download the app for your computer to start watching.
You can also live stream TNT online through DIRECTV NOW. DIRECTV offers a free seven-day trial, so you will receive a full week free before your paid membership begins. If you cancel your subscription within the seven day period, you will not be charged. DIRECTV NOW is available on Desktop, Apple TV, Amazon Fire TV and Chromecast.
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How To Watch Rockets vs Lakers Without a Cable Subscription
If you don’t have access to a cable or satellite log-in, you can watch the awards through Sling TV. Sling TV is service that allows subscribers to watch live and on-demand TV channels on TVs, computer or mobile device for a monthly fee. If you just want to watch this game, you can sign up for a free seven-day trial. If you cancel your subscription within a week, you will not be charged.
For Sling TV users, you can watch TNT on the Sling app. Sign up for a free Sling trial and download their app from the App Storeor Google Play. There is also a Sling app for Apple TV, Roku, Chromecast, and Amazon Fire TV.