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It’s game time! The Golden State Warriors and the Boston Celtics will face off in Game 1 of the 2022 NBA Finals at Chase Center in San Francisco on Thursday, June 2.
The game will air live at 9 p.m. ET on ABC.
If you missed all the action leading up to this year’s NBA Finals, we’ve put together a comprehensive list of ways to watch and stream games from your TV, laptop, desktop, and other compatible device, as well as links to purchase tickets for the games. and must-have gear that fans won’t be able to pass up.
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Game 1 of the 2022 NBA Finals kicks off at 9 p.m. ET / 6 p.m. PT on ABC. If you already have cable or local channels through a TV antenna, check your local listings for channel information. You can also watch the match live on ABC.com.
Currently, monthly subscription to Live TV stream are reduced by $15 when you register before June 19. The promotion saves customers $30 over two months, plus 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 and HGTV, access to titles at demand and storage DVR. The platform offers free HBO Max, Starz and other channels with more expensive packages like the Premier plan ($134.99 per month).
Hulu + Live TV is $69.99 to stream 75+ live and on-demand channels with Hulu, Disney+ and ESPN+ (no free trial). Meanwhile, Fubo TVs The Pro plan also costs $69.99 per month and there’s no free trial, but you’ll get access to 125 channels (over 100 sporting events), 250 hours of cloud DVR and streaming on up to to 10 screens.
Another similarly priced streaming option, Vidgo’s The Premium English plan costs $79.95 per month or $66.33 per month when you pay three months upfront. The streaming package includes over 150 live, on-demand and free DVR channels.
TV Sling also does not offer a free trial, but new subscribers can sign up at a discounted rate of just $25 for the first month to access a minimum of 32 channels including ESPN, A&E, MTV, BET, E!, VH1 and Bravo and 50 hours of DVR storage.
Want to watch the action live and in person? As you’ve probably guessed, tickets to the NBA Finals are pretty steep but go up to Game 1 are around $500 to $600 each compared to other future Finals matches which can cost anywhere from around $900 to $16,000+ for courtside VIP seating. Find tickets for the final via ticket master, StubHubSeat Geek and lively seats.
NBA Finals Tickets
Need something to wear? See below for a roundup of officially licensed 2022 NBA Finals gear for Warriors and Celtics fans. Visit Fanatics.com for additional materials and receive 20% off Father’s Day gifts and free shipping on orders over $59 with code 59SHIP.
2022 Golden State Warriors Western Conference Champions Locker Room T-Shirt
Boston Celtics Fanatics Branded 2022 Eastern Conference Champions T-Shirt
Boston Celtics New Era 2022 Eastern Conference Champions Snapback Adjustable Cap
Boston Celtics Jayson Tatum Jersey
Golden State Warriors 2022 Western Conference Champions Adjustable Snapback Cap
Golden State Warriors Stephen Curry Jersey
Boston Celtics Eastern Conference Champions Hometown T-Shirt
Golden State Warriors Western Conference Champions Hometown T-Shirt