How to Watch TBS Without Cable

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Originally known as the Turner Broadcasting System, TBS was the nation’s first nationally distributed superstation. Established in 1976, TBS has been home to a variety of programming over the years from comedy to major sporting events in pro wrestling, baseball, basketball, hockey, and more.

Today, millions of households receive TBS and you don’t have to be a cable subscriber to watch the network. Find out how to stream TBS, below.

How to Watch TBS Without Cable

Streaming TBS 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.

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


With the Entertainment plan from DIRECTV STREAM, you can watch all of the content on TBS 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 TBS Live on Sling TV

Subscribe to Sling Orange or Sling Blue to stream TBS at an affordable price. Get the most out of Sling with Sling Orange & Blue to unlock the best of both plans. Record with 50 hours of DVR storage.

For a limited time, new subscribers can get half off the first month.

Sign up for Sling TV

Watch TNT Live on Hulu + Live TV

TBS is part of a channel lineup of over 95 channels. 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 TBS Live on YouTube TV

Stream over 100 channels, including TBS with YouTube TV. 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

Other Ways to Stream TBS Live

With sign-on authentication, you can live stream TBS via the website and the TBS app.

TNT Sports that air on TBS 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, however, you can find the latest pricing, promotions, and discounts on the official Max website.

Learn more about the B/R Sports add-on here.

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