Week 9 of the 2020-21 NBA regular season continues with a schedule of 9 games tonight, including a national doubleheader. Teams from both conferences will be on the hardwood including the best teams from both conferences. Fans will be allowed at select games; however, cord cutters can find out how to watch all of tonight’s NBA games below.
The Games – Start Times and Channel
|Golden State Warriors at Orlando Magic||7:00 p.m. ET||NBC Sports Bay Area, & Fox Sports Florida|
|Denver Nuggets at Cleveland Cavaliers||7:00 p.m. ET||Altitude, & Fox Sports Ohio|
|Chicago Bulls at Philadelphia 76ers||7:30 p.m. ET||ESPN, & NBC Sports Chicago|
|Atlanta Hawks at Boston Celtics||7:30 p.m. ET||Fox Sports Southeast, & NBC Sports Boston|
|Detroit Pistons at Memphis Grizzlies||8:00 p.m. ET||Fox Sports Detroit, & Fox Sports Southeast|
|Oklahoma City Thunder at Milwaukee Bucks||8:00 p.m. ET||Fox Sports Oklahoma, & Fox Sports Wisconsin|
|Phoenix Suns at New Orleans Pelicans||8:00 p.m. ET||Fox Sports Arizona, & Fox Sports New Orleans|
|Toronto Raptors at Minnesota Timberwolves||9:00 p.m. ET||TSN, & Fox Sports North|
|Utah Jazz at Los Angeles Clippers||10:00 p.m. ET||ESPN, AT&T SportsNet-Rocky Mountain, Fox Sports Prime Ticket|
The NBA on ESPN will be the home of tonight’s national doubleheader with an Eastern Conference showdown when Joel Embiid’s 19-10 76ers host Zach Levine’s 12-15 Bulls. After losing 3-straight games, the Sixers are coming off a 118-113 victory over the Rockets. With Ben Simmons not available to play in tonight’s game, the Sixers will have to step up their defensive effort to slow down Levine who is averaging 28.5 points per game this season.
The second game of ESPN’s doubleheader will directly follow at 10:00 p.m. ET in a Western Conference showdown when the 21-9 Clippers host the 24-5 Jazz. The Jazz have the best record in the NBA with Donovan Mitchell and Rudy Gobert leading the team in points and rebounds, respectively. The Clippers have been bit by the injury bug and will be without Paul George and Kawhi Leonard in tonight’s game.
There are a couple of games across the league that NBA fans will want to keep an eye on. At 7:30 p.m. ET on Fox Sports Southeast, and NBC Sports Boston, the 12-16 Hawks travel to take on the 14-14 Celtics. The Hawks were on a 4-game losing streak until they defeated the Celtics 122-114 on Wednesday night. Expect the Celtics to change their fortunes tonight.
Another Western Conference matchup to look out for will tip-off at 8:00 p.m. ET when the 12-16 Pelicans host the 17-10 Suns. After winning 6-straight games, the Suns’ streak ended in a heartbreaking 128-124 loss against the Nets. Chris Paul, Devin Booker and the Suns will be looking to pick things back up against Zion Williamson’s Pelicans team in this rubber match.
Where to watch all of today’s NBA games
With a full schedule of NBA games across the country, fans have plenty of choices when it comes to watching each game from tip-off to the last shot.
NBA TV: Fans can get a free 7-day trial with an NBA TV subscription for only $6.99/month or $59.99/year to watch nationally broadcasted games on the only network with 24/7 NBA coverage.
NBA League Pass: Fans can watch live games from their favorite out-of-market teams with one of the packages provided by NBA League Pass. For $119.99/yr. or $17.99/mo. fans can watch all the games from an out-of-market team with Team Pass. Catch every game from any out-of-market team for only $28.99/mo. or $199/yr. with League Pass. Upgrade to a commercial-free experience with League Pass Premium and watch every game from an out-of-market team for only $249.99/yr. or $39.99 mo. Don’t miss a game this season and check out our in-depth coverage on NBA League Pass.
Subscribers to live TV streaming services can check out our chart below to see if your service will be streaming today’s games.
|Channel||AT&T TV (*Starts at $85/mo.)||fuboTV (*Starts at $64.99/mo.)||Hulu + Live TV (*Starts $64.99/mo.)||Sling TV (*Starts at $35/mo.)||Vidgo(*Starts at $55/mo.)||YouTube TV (*Starts at $64.99/mo.)|
|Fox Sports Regional Networks||Yes||No||No||No||No||No|
|*NBC Sports Regional Networks||Yes||Yes||Yes||Yes||No||Yes|
*Due to the NBA’s blackout restrictions, local fans may have to watch some games on regional sports networks as coverage varies based on location.