Here’s how to stream the Washington Wizards vs the Boston Celtics Play-In tournament game via free NBA live stream links. Watch live NBA basketball online in HD quality.
Date: Tuesday, May 18
Start Time: 9:00 p.m. ET
NBA Basketball Live Stream: TNTDrama.com. Watch the NBA live online at TNT Drama with a cable provider login.
Streaming Quality: HD
Location: Boston, Massachusetts
Venue: TD Garden
TV Channel: TNT
Official Show Title: NBA on TNT
Post-Game Coverage: Inside the NBA (after Wizards/Celtics Play In Game concludes) on TNT at 11:30 pm EST
You can watch today’s nationally broadcast NBA games live at TNTDrama.com with a cable provider login. You’ll have the choices between the Eastern or Western iteration of the live broadcast. Choose accordingly based on where you are regionally to avoid spoiling the game for yourself. You can also alternatively watch the Play-In game on live TV over at TNT instead of live streaming it if you’re in the United States.
Watch NBA online with League Pass: Fans with an NBA League Pass subscription can watch an archive edition on demand three hours post-broadcast. If you’re located in Washington or Massachusetts, you might be subject to regional restrictions locally.
Tipoff is scheduled for 9:00 p.m ET on Tuesday, May 18 at TD Garden in Boston, Massachusetts on TNT. After the Washington Wizards vs Boston Celtics Play in game concludes, you can join Ernie Johnson, Charles Barkley, Shaquille O’Neal, and Kenny Smith for Inside the NBA coverage on TNT at 11:30 pm EST.
NBA bite size game notes:
Tonight’s pivotal Play-In games will ultimately decide who moves into the final two playoff spots in the Eastern Conference. The 7 and 8 seeds in each conference are up for grabs. The Washington Wizards finished the regular season as the 8th seed with a 34-38 record. Meanwhile, the Celtics are the 7th seed with a 36-36 record.
The Celtics took the regular season series 2-1 against the Wizards. However, Celtics star Jaylen Brown is out for approximately three months following surgery on his left wrist. While the Washington Wizards have been on a major upswing to finish the season.
Celtics center Robert Williams was able to practice Monday but was named by Celtics Coach Brad Stevens as a game time decision. Evan Fournier, Kemba Walker, Jayson Tatum, Marcus Smart, and Tristan Thompson are all confirmed to play tonight and participated in Monday’s practice.
Meanwhile, Wizards star Bradley Beal has commented that his left hamstring injury “won’t heal in a week” but plans to play in tonight’s Play In game. Wizards point guard Raul Neto is dealing with his own hamstring injury but has been upgraded to probable after being a ‘game time’ call prior.
The winner of the Pacers/Hornets game will face the loser of the Wizards/Celtics matchup for the 8th seed in the playoffs. Meanwhile, the winner of the Wizards/Celtics matchup will officially earn the 7th seed.
Tomorrow, LeBron James’ Los Angeles Warriors will face the Stephen Curry’s Golden State Warriors for the 7th seed in the West. While the San Antonio Spurs take on Memphis Grizzlies for a chance at the West’s 8th seed. Both those games will air on ESPN. The 2021 Playoffs begin on May 22nd officially.
You can stream those Western Play In matchups for free by subscribing to a 7-day free trial of Fubo.TV. Fubo TV’s channels include NBA TV.
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