How to Watch Hawks vs. Bulls 2024 NBA Play-In Game Live on Roku, Fire TV, Apple TV & More on April 17




, , , ,

Game 2 of tonight’s NBA Play-In doubleheader features a duel between the 9 and 10 seeds in a win-or-go-home Eastern Conference matchup. Trae Young and the No. 10 Atlanta Hawks travel to the Windy City to take on DeMar DeRozan and the No. 9 Chicago Bulls on ESPN.

The winner of tonight’s game gets one more shot to make the postseason in a game with the loser of the 7-8 seed contest between the Heat and Sixers. Whoever ends up with the 8-seed will take on the Eastern Conference-best Boston Celtics in the first round of the 2024 NBA Playoffs.

Find out how to watch the 2024 NBA Play-In, below.

When to Watch

Wednesday, April 17Atlanta Hawks at Chicago Bulls (2024 NBA Play in)

How to Watch 2024 NBA Play in Games Live Without Cable TV

Streaming the NBA Play-In on ESPN and TNT is easier than ever, you can watch the network live on Roku, Fire TV, Apple TV, and other compatible devices with a subscription to DIRECTV STREAMHulu + Live TVSling TV, and YouTube TV.

Games that air on TNT will also be available to watch live on Max.

You can find out more about each streaming service, below.

Watch the NBA Play-In Live on DIRECTV STREAM

For only $79.99 per month, the Entertainment plan from DIRECTV STREAM, you can watch all of the 2024 NBA Play-In games live on ESPN and TNT and over 75 channels. There are no contracts, no hidden fees, and a subscription includes unlimited cloud DVR storage.

New subscribers can take advantage of a 5-day free trial before subscribing.


Watch NBA Play-In Games Live on Sling TV

Subscribe to Sling Orange to stream the NBA Play-INn on ESPN and TNT in a lineup of over 30 channels for only $40 per month. Record the games and your favorite shows and movies with 50 hours of DVR storage.

New subscribers can get half off of their first month for a limited time.

Sign up for Sling TV

Watch NBA Play-In Games Live On Fubo

Known as a sports-oriented streaming service, you can find all of the ESPN family of networks on Fubo. The Pro plan starts at $79.99 per month and includes each Play-In game airing on ESPN in a lineup of over 190 channels and 100+ live sporting events.

Each Fubo plan includes on-demand shows and movies, the ability to record up to 1000 hours with cloud DVR, and you can stream on 10 screens simultaneously.

New subscribers can try Fubo for free.

Sign up for Fubo

Watch the 2024 NBA Play-In Tournament on Max

TNT Sports that air on TNT are available to watch on the Max app with the B/R Sports add-on. As an add-on, a base plan is required to watch live sports on Max via B/R Sports. The B/R Sports add-on is an additional fee on top of your base Max subscription (which starts at $9.99 per month).

Sign up for Max

Watch the NBA Play-In Games Live on Hulu + Live TV

TNT and ESPN are part of a channel lineup of over 95 channels. For only $76.99 per month, the service offers unlimited access to the Hulu library, Disney+, and live sports on ESPN+ for no additional charge. Record your favorite shows, movies, and much more for up to 9 months with unlimited DVR storage.

Sign up for Hulu + Live TV

Watch the NBA Play-In Live on YouTube TV

Stream over 100 channels, including ESPN and TNT with YouTube TV for only $72.99 per month. The service includes unlimited DVR which will allow you to rewatch your library of content and the ability to share 6 accounts per household.

Sign up for YouTube TV

2024 NBA Play-In Schedule: Games, Times & Where to Watch

Tuesday, April 16

  • Lakers 110 at Pelicans 106 – 7:30 PM ET | TNT/Max | Lakers clinch 7-seed.
  • Warriors 94 at Kings 118 – 10:00 PM ET | TNT/Max | Warriors are eliminated.

Wednesday, April 17

  • Heat 104 at 76ers 105 – 7:00 PM ET | ESPN | 76ers clinched 7-seed
  • Hawks 116 at Bulls 131 – 9:30 PM ET | ESPN | Hawks are eliminated

Friday, April 19

  • Heat at Bulls – 7:00 PM ET | ESPN
  • Kings at Pelicans – 9:30 PM ET | TNT

Disclaimer: To address the growing use of ad blockers we now use affiliate links to sites like, streaming services, and others. Affiliate links help sites like Cord Cutters News, stay open. Affiliate links cost you nothing but help me support my family. We do not allow paid reviews on this site. As an Amazon Associate I earn from qualifying purchases.

Subscribe to Our Newsletter

* indicates required

Please select all the ways you would like to hear from :

You can unsubscribe at any time by clicking the link in the footer of our emails. For information about our privacy practices, please visit our website.

We use Mailchimp as our marketing platform. By clicking below to subscribe, you acknowledge that your information will be transferred to Mailchimp for processing. Learn more about Mailchimp’s privacy practices here.