2019 NBA Playoffs 2019: Conference Finals schedule and how to watch online without cable - CNET
The Golden State Warriors, Portland Trail Blazers, Milwaukee Bucks and Toronto Raptors are the NBA's Final Four this year. Here's how you can stream all the games without cable.
Four teams remain in the .
In the East, by the Celtics, while moved the Toronto Raptors past the Philadelphia 76ers. The Bucks and Raptors will meet in the Eastern Conference Finals.
In the West, the in six games despite , and the in seven games over the Denver Nuggets. The Warriors and Blazers will meet in the Western Conference Finals.
Here's the cord cutter's guide to watching playoff basketball.
What is the Conference Finals schedule?
The Western Conference Finals start on Tuesday, May 14 at Golden State. Here's the full schedule:
Western Conference Finals
|Game 1||Tuesday, May 14||Golden State||9:00 p.m. ET|
|Game 2||Thursday, May 16||Golden State||9:00 p.m. ET|
|Game 3||Saturday, May 18||Portland||9:00 p.m. ET|
|Game 4||Monday, May 20||Portland||9:00 p.m. ET|
|Game 5*||Wednesday, May 22||Golden State||9:00 p.m. ET|
|Game 6*||Friday, May 24||Portland||9:00 p.m. ET|
|Game 7*||Sunday, May 26||Golden State||9:00 p.m. ET|
The Eastern Conference Finals start on Wednesday, May 15 in Milwaukee. Here's the schedule for the series:
Eastern Conference Finals
|Game 1||Wedneday, May 15||Milwaukee||8:30 p.m. ET|
|Game 2||Friday, May 17||Milwaukee||8:30 p.m. ET|
|Game 3||Sunday, May 19||Toronto||7:00 p.m. ET|
|Game 4||Tuesday, May 21||Toronto||8:30 p.m. ET|
|Game 5*||Thursday, May 23||Milwaukee||8:30 p.m. ET|
|Game 6*||Saturday, May 25||Toronto||8:30 p.m. ET|
|Game 7*||Monday, May 27||Milwaukee||8:30 p.m. ET|
How can I watch the NBA Conference Finals?
The Conference Finals are shown on ESPN and TNT. The Eastern Finals are on TNT, and the Western Finals are on ESPN.
and the along with and the have live streams of the games. To stream games with WatchESPN or WatchTNT, however, you need to log in with a pay TV account. If you don't have a pay TV subscription, then you can watch the games with a .
Other stuff to know about live TV streaming services:
Sling TV's $25-a-month Blue package includes ESPN and TNT. (The Blue plan is currently discounted to $15 a month for the first three months.)
FuboTV costs $55 per month and includes TNT but not ESPN.
Originally published April 12, 2019.
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