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How to Watch the Detroit Pistons Live Without Cable in 2022-23

Written by John O'Connor

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With Cade Cunningham and Jaden Ivey in the backcourt, the basketball future is bright in Detroit. Here is how to watch every Pistons game live without cable from anywhere in the country.

Watch Detroit Pistons live
Detroit Pistons 2022-23 viewing guide.

You can live stream Pistons games on a host of different devices, including Roku, Amazon Fire TV, iPhone, Samsung Smart TV, and more.

DIRECTV STREAM “Choice,” with its lineup of Bally Sports Detroit, ESPN, and TNT, allows in-market Pistons fans to watch every game. Out-of-market Detroit fans can follow the team on NBA League Pass, or wait for the Pistons to be featured in a national broadcast.

DIRECTV STREAM – Choice

Watch WJBK-TV FOX 2 Detroit, ABC, CBS, Bally Sports Detroit, FS1, Big Ten Network, and more. Add NBA League Pass out-of-market.

$99.99 / month

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Bally Sports+

Watch most Pistons games in-market on Bally Sports Detroit.

$19.99 / month

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NBA League Pass

Watch the Pistons out-of-market.

$14.99 / month

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Table of Contents
  1. How to watch tonight’s Pistons game
  2. The most important channels for Pistons fans
  3. If you live in Detroit
  4. If you live outside of Michigan
  5. Watching the Detroit Pistons FAQ
  6. More NBA Team Viewing Guides

How to watch tonight’s Pistons game

What channel is the Pistons game on tonight? We list the Pistons TV schedule, the channels, as well as the live TV streaming services that carry each game, in the easy to use table below.

fuboTVDIRECTV STREAM – ChoiceESPN PlusHulu + Live TVParamount+Sling Orange & BlueYouTube TV Sports PlusYouTube TV
Brooklyn Nets vs Detroit PistonsJanuary 26 2023, 07:30 PMBally Sports Detroit, YES Network
Detroit Pistons vs Houston RocketsJanuary 28 2023, 07:00 PMBally Sports Detroit, AT&T SportsNet Southwest
Dallas Mavericks vs Detroit PistonsJanuary 30 2023, 07:30 PMBally Sports Southwest, Bally Sports Detroit
Detroit Pistons vs Washington WizardsFebruary 01 2023, 07:00 PMNBC Sports Washington, Bally Sports Detroit
Detroit Pistons vs Charlotte HornetsFebruary 03 2023, 07:00 PMBally Sports Detroit
Detroit Pistons vs Phoenix SunsFebruary 04 2023, 07:00 PMBally Sports Detroit, Bally Sports Arizona
Detroit Pistons vs Boston CelticsFebruary 06 2023, 07:00 PMNBC Sports Boston, Bally Sports Detroit
Cleveland Cavaliers vs Detroit PistonsFebruary 08 2023, 07:00 PMBally Sports Ohio, Bally Sports Detroit
All times are local

The most important channels for Pistons fans

Most Pistons games will air on Bally Sports Detroit. However, when the Pistons are on national TV, games will also appear on ABC, ESPN, and TNT.

DIRECTV STREAM – ChoiceDIRECTV STREAMfuboTVHulu + Live TVSling Orange & BlueYouTube TV
ABC ABC
ESPN ESPN
NBA TV NBA TV
Bally Sports Detroit Bally Sports Detroit
TNT TNT

If you live in Detroit

Watch the Pistons on DIRECTV STREAM

To watch the Pistons in-market on DIRECTV STREAM, upgrade to the “Choice” package.

Pistons fans also have the option of adding NBA League Pass to a DIRECTV STREAM subscription to watch the team out-of-market. DIRECTV STREAM also carries WJBK-TV FOX 2 Detroit for watching the Lions.

Watch the Pistons on Bally Sports+

In-market Pistons fans can watch most regular season games on Bally Sports Detroit with Bally Sports Plus.

If you live outside of Michigan

If you live outside of Michigan, you can watch the Pistons on NBA League Pass. For fans who live in Michigan, Pistons games that would be available on NBA League Pass in other markets will be blacked out in favor of Bally Sports Detroit. YouTube TV, Sling, fuboTV, and DIRECTV STREAM all offer add-ons for NBA League Pass, or you can buy a subscription à la carte on Amazon.

Watching the Detroit Pistons FAQ

Can I watch the Pistons on ESPN+?

No, you can’t watch the Pistons on ESPN+. ESPN+ does not have the rights to broadcast NBA games.

Can I watch the Pistons on Hulu?

Not usually, no. Hulu doesn’t carry Bally Sports Detroit and doesn’t offer an add-on for NBA league Pass. However, when the Pistons are on ABC, ESPN, or TNT, you can watch those games on Hulu + Live TV.

Can I watch the Pistons on Sling TV?

Not if you live in Detroit, no. Sling TV doesn’t carry Bally Sports Detroit. However, out-of-market NBA fans, who don’t live in the Michigan, can add-on NBA league Pass to a Sling TV account to watch Pistons games. Sling TV doesn’t carry ABC, however, when the Pistons are on ESPN, or TNT, you can watch those games on Sling TV.


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