The NBA season is in full swing and the action continues on Friday night with a doubleheader on ESPN.
In the opening game of the night, two teams with winning records face off when the Miami Heat make the trip to the Lonestar State for a showdown with the Dallas Mavericks at American Airlines Center.
Miami enters the game with a record of 25-21, while the Mavericks sit at 24-22.
Tip-off is set for 7:30 p.m. ET.
Entering Friday night’s game, the Heat are slight 1-point favorites on the road over the Mavericks with the over/under set for 218 total points.
How can you tune in to catch the action?
All of the information you need to watch the regular season showdown can be seen below.
Heat vs Mavericks Viewing Details
Date: Friday, January 20
Time: 7:30 p.m. ET
Location: American Airlines Center in Dallas, Texas
TV Channel: ESPN
Live Stream: WatchESPN
Betting Odds: Miami -1 | O/U: 218
How To Live Stream NBA on ESPN Online
Your best bet for watching the game via a live stream is WatchESPN. You will need your log-in and password information for your cable or satellite provider and you’re good to go. ESPN+ is a service that allows subscribers to watch live and on-demand content on TVs, computer or mobile device. It’s just like a cable or satellite TV service, except it’s delivered over the internet.
If you don’t have access to a cable or satellite log-in, you can watch the game through Sling TV. Sling TV is service that allows subscribers to watch live and on-demand TV channels on TVs, computer or mobile device for a monthly fee. It’s just like a cable or satellite TV service, except it’s delivered over the internet. The service’s Orange and Blue packages includes ESPN and costs $35 a month. Once signed up, simply download the app for your computer to start watching.
You can also live stream the event online through DIRECTV NOW. DIRECTV also offers a free seven-day trial, so you will receive a full week free before your paid membership begins. If you cancel your subscription within the seven day period, you will not be charged. DIRECTV NOW is available on Desktop, Apple TV, Amazon Fire TV and Chromecast.
Watch NBA on ESPN On Phone, Tablet Or Mobile
If you can’t watch today’s game on your TV or computer, the Worldwide Leader has you covered with the WatchESPN app. As long as you have a cable or satellite provider, you can download the app for free in the App Store, the Google Play store, the Amazon App store or the Windows Store.
You can also watch the game on the Sling app. There is also a Sling app for Apple TV, Xbox One, Roku, Chromecast, and Amazon Fire TV.
DIRECTV has a DIRECTV NOW app on App Store and Google Play store where you can watch the fight for free, using your seven-day trial. You must cancel it before the trial period ends.