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How to Watch the NBA G League 2023–2024

From Scoot Henderson to Kris Middleton, the NBA’s hidden gems, developmental talent, and future stars call the NBA G League home. The 2023–2024 NBA G League season tips off on Friday, November 10.

Whether you’re tracking the draft pick your team sent to the G League or following the Showcase Cup, here’s what you need to know about watching the NBA G League this season. Sports logo featuring animated athlete with raised hands.

1. Get a live TV service

The NBA has not announced its full broadcast schedule for the 2023–2024 NBA G League season. But last season, the following channels and platforms broadcast NBA G League games:

If you’re interested in NBA G League games, we’d wager that you’re also interested in regular NBA games. In this case, we’d recommend getting DIRECTV STREAM. Along with features like full cable channel lineups and regional sports network coverage, DIRECTV STREAM also includes NBA TV, which will be the home of many NBA G League games.


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2. Sign up for NBA League Pass

Are you stuck on a cable TV plan that doesn’t include NBA TV? NBA League Pass is the easiest a la carte way to add NBA TV to your NBA rotation. The streaming service costs $14.99–$22.99/mo. and includes NBA TV along with full out-of-market game coverage for the entire NBA season. Plus, you can view League Pass on platforms including PlayStation consoles, Apple TVs, and Google TVs.

Check out our NBA League Pass review to learn more about the NBA’s streaming service.

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3. Get ESPN+

Along with NBA G League games, ESPN’s streaming service includes exclusive coverage from top ESPN writers like Zach Lowe, live sports games, and original shows. The service typically costs $10.99/mo. or $109.99/yr., but you can get it for free as part of the Disney Bundle, which includes Disney+, Hulu, and ESPN+.

Check out our full ESPN+ review to learn more about the ESPN streaming service.


4. Brush up on the NBA G League schedule

If it’s your first time following NBA G League games, remember that its schedule is formatted differently than the NBA. Here are some of the big dates for the 2023-2024 NBA G League season:

  • October 28: The NBA will hold the NBA G League Draft.
  • November 10: The season tips off with the NBA G League Showcase Cup. This league-wide championship will pit teams against each other in a 14-game tournament.
  • December 27: The G League’s regular season tips off.
  • April 2024: The NBA G League playoffs begin.

How to watch NBA G League FAQ

Where can I watch NBA G League games?

NBA G League games typically air on ESPN+, NBA TV, and the NBA G League website. ESPN+ requires a subscription, but NBA TV is available on many cable TV plans and via NBA League Pass.

When does the NBA G League start?

The 2023–2024 NBA G League season begins Friday, Nov. 10.

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