NBA fans in the Empire State can watch the Nets on YES Network live online with DIRECTV STREAM “Choice.” Out-of-market Nets fans can stream games on NBA League Pass, or wait for the team to appear in nationally televised games on ABC, ESPN, and TNT.
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You can live stream Brooklyn Nets games on a host of different devices, including Roku, Amazon Fire TV, iPhone, Samsung Smart TV, Apple TV, and more. For this season, DIRECTV STREAM, as the only live TV streaming service that carries YES Network, is the best option for watching Brooklyn basketball. DIRECTV STREAM “Choice” offers full coverage of the Nets season, including nationally televised and playoff games, from the NY area.
What channel is the Nets game on tonight?
For in-market Nets fans, the YES Network is the only option for watching most regular season games. When the Nets are on national TV, the games will air on TNT, ESPN, or ABC.
If you live in NY
In New York, the only option for watching the entire Nets season on streaming service is DIRECTV STREAM “Choice.”
DIRECTV STREAM – full local Nets coverage, Yankees, Jets, Giants
In order to gain access to the YES Network, DIRECTV STREAM requires an upgrade to its more expensive “Choice” package. Subscribing to DIRECTV STREAM “Choice” will allow fans in the NY area to watch the Nets and Yankees on YES, as well as the Knicks and Rangers on MSG, and the Mets on SportsNet NY.
Watch the Nets on national TV
Fubo – ABC and ESPN games
Fubo lacks YES Network and TNT, which means the service is not a great option for streaming Nets games.
Out-of-market, it is possible to watch the Nets on NBA League Pass as a premium add-on with a Fubo subscription.
YouTube TV – ABC, ESPN, and TNT
YouTube TV lacks YES Network, but carries the channels needed to watch the Nets on national TV, as well as the option to upgrade for NBA League Pass out-of-market.
Hulu + Live TV – ABC, ESPN, and TNT
Hulu + Live TV carries the necessary channels to watch the Nets on national TV – ABC, ESPN, and TNT.
Sling TV – ESPN, and TNT
How to watch the Nets out-of-market
If you don’t live in the New York area and still want to follow the Nets, buying NBA League Pass gives you access to the Nets out-of-market. NBA League Pass can also be added to a DIRECTV STREAM, YouTube TV, Sling TV, or fuboTV subscription.
Watching the Brooklyn Nets FAQ
Not usually, no. Sling TV doesn’t carry ABC or the YES Network. When the Nets are on ESPN or TNT, you can watch the games with a Sling Orange subscription. However, if you’re an out-of-market fan, you can add NBA League Pass to a Sling TV subscription.
No, unless the team appears on ESPN or TNT, Hulu isn’t a good option for watching the Brooklyn Nets. Hulu does not carry YES Network.
No, you can’t watch the Brooklyn Nets on ESPN+. At present, ESPN+ does not have the rights to air NBA games, even games that are carried on ESPN.
No, MSG carries Knicks and Rangers games, not Nets games. Nets games air on YES Network.