NBA TV’s Tuesday Fan Night game will feature a clash of the Eastern and Western powers with the Dallas Mavericks at the Orlando Magic winning with 81-percent of the fan vote on NBA.com. The game will air on Tues., Dec. 21 at 7:00 p.m. (ET) with host Ernie Johnson and analysts Chris Webber and Kevin McHale on-hand for studio coverage beginning at 6:30 p.m. (ET).
Fan Night presented by 2K Sports’ NBA 2K11 voting will continue on nba.com/nbatv/fannight from Tues., Dec. 21 (8 a.m. ET) – Thurs., Dec. 23 (Midnight ET) as fans select the match-up for Tues., Dec.28 between:
- Boston Celtics @ Indiana Pacers
- New York Knicks @ Miami Heat
- Milwaukee Bucks @ Chicago Bulls
- L.A. Lakers @ San Antonio Spurs
- Portland Trail Blazers @ Denver Nuggets
Tipping off on Tuesday is The Jump presented by 2K Sports’ NBA 2K11, 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 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 Dec. 21 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, regular contributors David Aldridge, SLAM’s Lang Whitaker as well as reporters from across the country. The Beat airs Dec. 21 at 6:00 p.m. (ET).
In addition to the Fan Night game, NBA TV will also feature live games on Monday, Dec. 20 at 7:30 p.m. (ET) with the Dallas Mavericks @ Miami Heat and on Wednesday, Dec. 22 at 7:00 p.m. (ET) with the Chicago Bulls @ Washington Wizards.
NBA TV GAMES OF THE WEEK:
DECEMBER 20 – DECEMBER 26
NBA TV SCHEDULE (all times ET): Dec. 20 – Dec. 26
MONDAY, DEC. 20
7:30 – 10:30 p.m NBA Regular Season: Dallas Mavericks @ Miami Heat Local Announcers
TUESDAY, DEC. 21 Fan Night presented by 2K Sports’ NBA 2K11
7:00– 10:00 p.m. NBA Regular Season: Dallas Mavericks @ Orlando Magic Ernie Johnson, Chris Webber, Kevin McHale
WEDNESDAY, DEC. 22
7:00 – 10:00 p.m NBA Regular Season: Chicago Bulls @ Washington Wizards Local Announcers
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