It’s another doubleheader for the NBA on TNT. This Thursday, the NBA’s Network of Record airs the Knicks at the defending champions Miami Heat and then for the nightcap, it will be Dallas at Phoenix.
Check out what TNT is saying about the games.
NBA on TNT Doubleheader: Miami Hosting New York and
Dallas vs. Phoenix on Thursday, Dec. 6, Beginning at 8 p.m. ET
Charles & Reggie: Toe to Toe with Manny Pacquiao to Premiere Following NBA Coverage
The NBA on TNT will continue Thursday, Dec. 6, with exclusive coverage of Carmelo Anthony and the New York Knicks taking on LeBron James and the Miami Heat at 8 p.m. ET. Marv Albert will call the game with analyst Steve Kerr and reporter David Aldridge. The second game of the night will feature Dirk Nowitzki and the Dallas Mavericks visiting Goran Dragic and the Phoenix Suns at 10:30 p.m. ET. Kevin Harlan will provide play-by-play with analysts Reggie Miller and Mike Fratello and reporter Craig Sager. Inside the NBA with host Ernie Johnson and analysts Charles Barkley, Shaquille O’Neal, and Kenny Smith will recap the night’s action.
Additionally, following TNT’s NBA coverage, the network will televise Charles & Reggie: Toe to Toe with Manny Pacquiao, a 30-minute special featuring TNT analysts and NBA Hall of Famers Barkley and Miller spending a day with Manny Pacquiao at the gym in Hollywood, Calif., where he is training for his upcoming fight. Pacquiao (54-4-2, 38 KOs) will face archrival Juan Manuel Marquez (54-6-1, 39 KOs) in the HBO Pay-Per-View® mega-fight on Saturday, Dec. 8, from the MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas. The fight is the boxers’ fourth meeting in their epic rivalry.
Exclusive NBA content, analysis from TNT announcers and replays of Inside the NBA are available on NBA.com (http://www.nba.com/insidethenba/). The broadband channel gives fans the inside scoop on players and storylines taking place around the league seven days a week. Additionally, check out the NBA on TNT pages on Twitter (http://twitter.com/NBAonTNT) and< Facebook (www.facebook.com/nbaontnt) to see the latest NBA on TNT schedule, news and special features.
NBA on TNT Upcoming Schedule:
DAY/DATE TIME (ET) EVENT Thursday, December 6 8 p.m. ET TNT NBA Tip-Off Ernie Johnson (host), Charles Barkley, Shaquille O’Neal, and Kenny Smith (analysts) New York Knicks @ Miami Heat Marv Albert (play-by-play) and Steve Kerr (analyst), with David Aldridge (reporter) 10:30 p.m. Dallas Mavericks @ Phoenix Suns Kevin Harlan (play-by-play), Reggie Miller and Mike Fratello (analysts), with Craig Sager (reporter) Post-game Inside the NBA Ernie Johnson, Charles Barkley, Shaquille O’Neal, and Kenny Smith Following NBA coverage Charles & Reggie: Toe to Toe with Manny Pacquiao Thursday, December 13 8 p.m. TNT NBA Tip-Off Ernie Johnson, Shaquille O’Neal, Kenny Smith, and Chris Webber (analyst) Los Angeles Lakers @ New York Knicks Marv Albert, Steve Kerr, Charles Barkley (analyst) and David Aldridge 10:30 p.m. San Antonio Spurs @ Portland Trail Blazers Kevin Harlan, Reggie Miller, and Craig Sager Post-game Inside the NBA Ernie Johnson, Shaquille O’Neal, Kenny Smith, and Chris Webber
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