NBA Playoffs: How to Watch Game 2 on Wednesday, May 4

Round 2 of the 2022 NBA Playoffs continues with a pair of Game 2 contests. The Dallas Mavericks and Philadelphia 76ers are looking to tie their respective series with wins on the road tonight.

In the early game, the Jimmy Butler and the Miami Heat look to get off to a hot start by closing out their homestand against the Sixers with a win. The Sixers will be without Joel Embiid again for tonight’s contest which means they’ll have to get more out of backup big men: Paul Millsap, DeAndre Jordan, and Paul Reed. The Sixers bigs allowed Heat center Bam Adebayo to score a team-high 24 points in Miami’s 106-92 Game 1 win.

In the late game, Luka Doncic and the Mavs look to rebound at Phoenix after losing 121-114 in Game 1. Doncic had a game-high 45 points but didn’t have a single teammate that scored over 20 points. The Mavs allowed two Suns to score over 20 (Deandre Ayton – 25 points and Devin Booker – 23 points) , plus Chris Paul had 19 points. If the Mavs aren’t able to get the most out of every player on the roster then they’ll be in trouble when the series heads to Dallas for Game 3.

Cord cutters can find out how to watch all of today’s playoff games below.

How to Watch 2022 NBA Playoffs

As teams compete against each other for a chance to hold the Larry O’Brien Trophy at the end of the playoffs, fans have plenty of choices when it comes to watching the 2022 NBA Playoffs unfold.

Sling TV is your most affordable option, with ESPN, ESPN3, and TNT available in the Sling Orange package. You can also add NBA TV to your lineup with an $11/mo. add-on.

AntennaWeb is a great tool you can use to find out which affiliate in your area will broadcast games on your local ABC. ESPN3 will also be simulcasting all ABC games through the Finals.

NBA TV: Fans can get a free 7-day trial with an NBA TV subscription for only $6.99/month or $24.99 for the rest of the season, to watch nationally broadcasted games on the only network with 24/7 NBA coverage.

Subscribers to live TV streaming services can check out our chart below to see if your service will be streaming NBA postseason games.

ChannelDIRECTV STREAMfuboTVHulu with LiveSling OrangeSling BlueYouTube TV
 $69.99/mo.$69.99/mo.$69.99/mo.$35/mo.$35/mo.$64.99/mo.
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Today’s Schedule

MatchupTime (ET)Where to Watch
76ers at Heat7:30 PMTNT
Mavericks at Suns10:00 PMTNT