NBA TV’s NBA Fan Night presented by Sprint telecast will feature the Boston Celtics and Paul Pierce visiting the Denver Nuggets and Ty Lawson on Tuesday, Feb. 19, at 9 p.m. ET. The NBA Fan Night game selection was based on fan voting via NBA.com, the NBA Facebook page, NBA TV’s Facebook page, Yahoo.com, NBA.com mobile web, mobile GameTime App and Twitter.
Fan Night host Ernie Johnson and analysts Greg Anthony and Chris Webber will offer analysis during the AutoTrader.com Pregame Show at 8:30 p.m. Johnson, Anthony and Webber will also provide updates at times during the game telecast, along with halftime and GameTime presented by Hyundai post-game coverage. Prior to the pregame show, Anthony will take part in a TwitterView chat with fans from the @NBATV handle at 4:30 p.m. Fans should use #AskGA to submit questions.
Fan voting for the next NBA Fan Night telecast (Tuesday, Feb. 26) will be conducted from Tuesday, Feb. 19, at 8 a.m. through Thursday, Feb. 21, at midnight. Potential telecasts:
- Orlando Magic @ Philadelphia 76ers
- Cleveland Cavaliers @ Chicago Bulls
- Milwaukee Bucks @ Dallas Mavericks
Upcoming NBA TV programming highlights:
NBA All-Star 2013
NBA TV will have extensive coverage of NBA All-Star 2013 including live reports from Houston, inside access to All-Star practices, interviews with event participants, and highlights, news and information from each of the weekend’s signature events.
NBA All-Star Monday
NBA TV’s coverage of NBA All-Star 2013 will culminate with an unprecedented block of original programming featuring three one-hour shows featuring exclusive interviews with some of the greatest NBA players of all time – Michael Jordan, Bill Russell and Charles Barkley – on Monday, Feb. 18. All-Star Monday will begin with One on One with Ahmad Rashad: Michael Jordan at 8 p.m. ET followed by Mr. Russell’s House at 9 p.m. and a special encore presentation of Sir Charles at 50 at 10 p.m.
NBA Trade Deadline
NBA TV will offer extensive coverage of the trade deadline including an NBA Trade Deadline Special on Thursday, Feb. 21, at 2 p.m. The network will also recap any potential moves and offer analysis at 6 p.m. Studio host Matt Winer will be joined by analysts Mike Fratello and Dennis Scott along with NBA.com’s David Aldridge for both shows.
The Jump presented by Sprint – Tuesdays on NBA.com and NBA TV
The Jump presented by Sprint – hosted by Jared Greenberg with analysts Dennis Scott and Brent Barry and SLAM’s Lang Whitaker serving as a regular contributor – will stream live on NBA.com on Tuesday at 3 p.m. and air on NBA TV each Tuesday at 6 p.m. The show previews upcoming NBA games, provides analysis on storylines throughout the league and answers questions directly from NBA fans through submissions via NBA.com, the NBA Facebook page and Twitter.
Upcoming NBA TV Programming Highlights:
|Saturday, Feb. 16||12 p.m.||All-Star East & West Practice|
|3 p.m.||2013 NBA D-League All-Star Game|
|7 p.m.||NBA Commissioner David Stern Media Availability|
|12 a.m.||NBA TV All-Star Weekend presented by Kia|
|Sunday, Feb. 17||12 p.m.||Open Court: All-Star, presented by Gillette Fusion ProGlide|
|1 p.m.||NBA Legends Brunch|
|5 p.m.||NBA GameTime: All-Star Sunday|
|6 p.m.||Sprint Pregame Concert at NBA All-Star|
|11:30 p.m.||Inside the NBA presented by Hyundai|
|Monday, Feb. 18||8 p.m.||One-on-One with Ahmad Rashad: Michael Jordan|
|9 p.m.||Mr. Russell’s House|
|10 p.m.||Sir Charles at 50|
|Tuesday, Feb. 19||2:30 p.m.||NBA.com Fantasy Insider|
|6 p.m.||The Jump on NBA TV|
|8:30 p.m.||AutoTrader.com Pregame Show|
|9 p.m.||Boston Celtics @ Denver Nuggets (Fan Night)|
|Wednesday, Feb. 20||7 p.m.||NBA GameTime|
|Thursday, Feb. 21||2 p.m.||NBA Trade Deadline Special|
|6 p.m.||NBA Trade Deadline Recap|
|Friday, Feb. 22||7 p.m.||NBA GameTime|
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