TNT’s Exclusive Coverage of NBA Season Restart on July 30 to Include 90-Minute Inside the NBA at 5 p.m. on TNT, Preceded by New Home Court Show Available on Social Media Platforms at 4 p.m.
The NBA on TNT will be the exclusive home of the league’s official restart on Thursday, July 30, with a blockbuster doubleheader – the Jazz vs. Pelicans at 6:30 p.m. ET, followed by the Clippers vs. Lakers at 9 p.m. The commentators calling the action will be Ian Eagle, analyst Stan Van Gundy and reporter Chris Haynes for Jazz vs. Pelicans and Kevin Harlan, Hall of Famer Reggie Miller and reporter Jared Greenberg for the Clippers vs. Lakers matchup.
Eagle/Van Gundy and Harlan/Miller will team up for TNT’s 18 game telecasts throughout the remainder of the regular season, with Stephanie Ready joining Haynes and Greenberg as on-site reporters.
TNT’s Inside the NBA studio team of Ernie Johnson, Charles Barkley, Kenny Smith and Shaquille O’Neal will provide an expanded 90-minute pregame show on Thursday, July 30, beginning at 5 p.m. ET. Leading into Inside the NBA, NBA on TNT’s social media handles will present Home Court from 4-5 p.m. with Taylor Rooks, Channing Frye and Caron Butler discussing topics ranging from both on and off the court over the last three months, along with a musical performance by Guapdad 4000.
NBA on TNT Telecast Schedule with Commentators
|Day||Date||Time ET||Game||Play-by-Play, Analyst, Reporter|
|Thu.||7/30||6:30 p.m.||Utah Jazz vs. New Orleans Pelicans||Eagle, Van Gundy, Haynes|
|9 p.m.||LA Clippers vs. Los Angeles Lakers||Harlan, Miller, Greenberg|
|Tue.||8/4||6:30 p.m.||Boston Celtics vs. Miami Heat||Harlan, Miller, Ready|
|9 p.m.||Houston Rockets vs. Portland Trail Blazers||Eagle, Van Gundy, Greenberg|
|Thu.||8/6||4 p.m.||Miami Heat vs. Milwaukee Bucks||Harlan, Miller, Ready|
|6:30 p.m.||LA Clippers vs. Dallas Mavericks||Eagle, Van Gundy, Haynes|
|9 p.m.||Los Angeles Lakers vs. Houston Rockets||Harlan, Miller, Greenberg|
|Fri.||8/7||6:30 p.m.||Orlando Magic vs. Philadelphia 76ers||Eagle, Van Gundy, Greenberg|
|9 p.m.||Boston Celtics vs. Toronto Raptors||Harlan, Miller, Ready|
|Sat.||8/8||1 p.m.||LA Clippers vs. Portland Trail Blazers||Eagle, Van Gundy, Greenberg|
|3:30 p.m.||Utah Jazz vs. Denver Nuggets||Harlan, Miller, Ready|
|6 p.m.||Los Angeles Lakers vs. Indiana Pacers||Eagle, Van Gundy, Haynes|
|Mon.||8/10||9 p.m.||Denver Nuggets vs. Los Angeles Lakers||Harlan, Miller, Greenberg|
|Tue.||8/11||6:30 p.m.||Boston Celtics vs. Memphis Grizzlies||Eagle, Van Gundy, Haynes|
|9 p.m.||New Orleans Pelicans vs. Sacramento Kings||Harlan, Miller, Ready|
|Thu.||8/13||4 p.m.||TBD vs. TBD||TBD|
|6:30 p.m.||TBD vs. TBD||TBD|
|9 p.m.||TBD vs. TBD||TBD|