Whether you’re comfortable at home or sitting in traffic, you can catch all the NBA action without missing a shot with these viewing options.
There are countless basketball fans who watch the NBA in the Philippines. In fact, the NBA Asia Managing Director, Ramez Sheikh, said himself that the Philippines is among the top markets in the world for the NBA, as only second to the United States in certain criteria, such as Facebook followers. As a nation that loves basketball, this surely does not come as a surprise.
The excitement for the return of the NBA is certainly brewing as we wind down to the official tip-off of the upcoming 2023-2024 season. Opening night is set for October 24, and before then, you need to make sure that you’re all set to catch every game you possibly can this season.
Here’s how you can watch the NBA from anywhere!
Where to watch from home
If you’re watching from home, chances are, you already know the drill. Make sure to have your channel numbers memorized and check your cable schedules weekly!
NBA TV Philippines — For NBA fans who watch TV using Cignal, you can watch exclusive NBA content and live broadcasts on their official NBA channel on 96 or 262 in HD. All you have to do is make sure that you are subscribed to a Cignal plan that includes NBA TV Philippines and you’re good to go! With this option, not only will you get to watch the biggest games in the league, but you’ll also get 24/7 access to all kinds of NBA content.
One Sports — If you aren’t subscribed to Cignal or NBA TV Philippines, the good news is that the One Sports channel will also be airing select NBA games. Just be sure to check their schedule to make sure you never miss the games you’re excited to watch!
How to watch on the go
Although nothing beats watching from the comfort of your home, sometimes, we have to watch games while we’re on the go. But thankfully, there are options for this.
Pilipinas Live — Cignal TV’s OTT streaming platform Pilipinas Live will be streaming all the games aired on One Sports and NBA TV Philippines. As a bonus, Pilipinas Live will be making select games available live and on-demand for 24 hours after the conclusion of each game, so you can watch replays and will never have to miss a shot. You can download the app on the App Store and on Google Play and subscribe to gain NBA access!
NBA League Pass — If you’re looking for access to all NBA games (and more exclusive content) throughout the entire upcoming season, the NBA League Pass is the option for you. If you download the app on the App Store on Google Play, you can log in and subscribe for monthly access through Smart or Globe and you’re good to go. The best part of the NBA League Pass is that you can watch any game live or on-demand, access archived games, and enjoy in-depth analyses from experts and former players.
Are you ready for the upcoming season?
Banner images from Pilipinas Live and AFP.