Four live games on NBA TV including the Fan Night game which will have the Miami Heat returning to Cleveland as LeBron James, the prodigal sun returns to his home state once again. We’ll see what the reaction from fans are this time. It’ll probably be a lot calmer than his first game back when fans booed him unmercifully, but then quieted down as the Heat went on to slaughter the Cavs. The press release is here from NBA TV.
Fans Select Miami Heat @ Cleveland Cavaliers for NBA TV’s Fan Night on Tuesday, March 29
NBA TV to air NBA Unscripted: Golden State Warriors, Thursday, March 31 at 7:00 p.m. (ET)
NBA TV’s Tuesday Fan Night game will feature two-time MVP LeBron James as he returns to Cleveland again to take on the Cavaliers. The Miami Heat at the Cleveland Cavaliers game, winning with 64-percent of the fan vote on NBA.com, will air on Tues., March 29 at 7:00 p.m. (ET). Host Rick Kamla and analysts Kevin McHale and Chris Webber will be on-hand for studio coverage beginning at 6:30 p.m. (ET).
Fan Night voting will continue on nba.com/nbatv/fannight from Tues., March 29 (8 a.m. ET) – March 31 (Midnight ET) as fans select the match-up for the last Fan Night of the NBA season on Tues., April 5 between:
- ·Charlotte Bobcats @ Cleveland Cavaliers
- ·Minnesota Timberwolves @ New Jersey Nets
- ·Milwaukee Bucks @ Orlando Magic
- ·Toronto Raptors @ New York Knicks
- ·Utah Jazz @ Los Angeles Lakers
NBA TV will air the newest installment of NBA Unscripted on Thursday, March 31 at 7 p.m. (ET). NBA Unscripted: Golden State Warriors gives viewers an all-access look at the Golden State Warriors, starting at the top with their new owners, Joe Lacob, a successful venture capitalist, and Peter Guber, a renowned Hollywood producer. The show also introduces viewers to the team’s other key figures, including their dynamic young backcourt of Monta Ellis and Stephen Curry. Other stories include David Lee, the former New York Knick All-Star who has emerged as a team leader in his first season with Golden State, and Keith Smart, the hero of Indiana’s 1987 NCAA championship victory, who is carving out a new identity as the first year head coach of the Warriors.
Fans can stay connected to the latest NBA action every Tuesday with The Jump, a live, interactive show designed for the ultimate NBA fan. Fans can submit questions and comments via NBA.com, Facebook or Twitter. Host Kyle Montgomery, analyst Dennis Scott, Brent Barry and ‘chat-master’ Sekou Smith will respond and give their comments and analysis on everything happening around the league. The show will stream live on March 29 at 1 p.m. (ET) on NBA.com and air at 5:00 p.m. (ET) on NBA TV.
The Beat returns this week to prep fans for game action with news and storylines across the league with host Marc Fein, with regular contributors David Aldridge, SLAM’s Lang Whitaker as well as reporters from across the country. The Beat airs March 29 at 6:00 p.m. (ET).
NBA TV GAMES OF THE WEEK:
MARCH 28 – APRIL 3
NBA TV SCHEDULE (all times ET): MARCH 28 – APRIL 3 MONDAY, MARCH 28 8:00 – 10:30 p.m. NBA Regular Season: Philadelphia 76ers @ Chicago Bulls Local Announcers TUESDAY, MARCH 29 Fan Night 7:00 – 9:30 p.m. NBA Fan Night: Miami Heat @ Cleveland Cavaliers Ernie Johnson, Kevin McHale and Chris Webber SATURDAY, APRIL 2 10:30 p.m. – 1:00 a.m. NBA Regular Season: Oklahoma City @ Los Angeles Clippers Local Announcers SUNDAY, APRIL 3 7:00 – 9:30 p.m. NBA Regular Season: Indiana Pacers @ New Orleans Hornets Local Announcers
That does it.