NBA Playoffs: How to Watch Game 6 on Thursday, May 12

Win or go home is the motto for tonight’s Game 6s. In the early game, the Philadelphia 76ers, down 3-2, will welcome the Miami Heat to the Wells Fargo Center in a must-win game. Led by Jimmy Butler, the Heat dominated the Sixers during their last meeting after going on a 12-0 run in the 4th quarter. The Sixers may be without Joel Embiid for tonight’s game due to various injuries and will be looking for big games out of James Harden and Tyrese Maxey in order to scathe off elimination.

Like the Sixers, the Luka Doncic, and the Dallas Mavericks are trying to escape a 3-2 hole when they host Chris Paul and the Phoenix Suns in tonight’s late game. Most of the games in this series have been lopsided with an average margin of victory of 17.25 points. Neither team has won on the road and in Game 5, the Suns won by 30 points. Doncic and company will have to play better defensively if they want to take the series to a seventh game.

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
Heat at 76ersTBDESPN
Suns at MavericksTBDESPN