Watch NBA League Pass on YouTube & YouTube TV

If you're an NBA fan, you can buy an NBA League Pass to watch all of your favorite games. With NBA League Pass, you can:

  • Watch all out-of-market (outside of your local area) regular season NBA games. 
  • Listen to your favorite announcers for both the home and away game commentary.
  • Set up all of your favorite teams to get recorded automatically in the YouTube TV app.
  • See the schedule or catch up on missed games on the NBA League Pass page.
  • Use multiview, multifeed selector, and see key plays on YouTube TV or YouTube.
  • Set up all of your favorite teams to get recorded automatically in the YouTube TV app.

How to Watch Sports on YouTube TV

Note: NBA League Pass does not show national broadcasts. You can view games that are broadcasted nationally on the national networks included in a YouTube TV base membership.

Get NBA League Pass

There are two ways to buy NBA League Pass: Purchase a monthly pass or a full season pass.

To sign up on YouTube:

  1. From your computer, go to youtube.com.
  2. Sign in with your Google Account.
  3. Go to the NBA channel page and then click Sign up (or Try it free).

To sign up on YouTube TV:

  1. Sign into YouTube TV
  2. Go to your profile picture and then Settings  and then Membership

Note:

  • The monthly pass will automatically renew until you cancel it, and will be added to your monthly YouTube bill.
  • The season pass does not automatically renew. When you buy a season pass, you'll have access for the current season. You'll need to buy another season pass for future seasons. 
  • To switch from a monthly to season pass, first cancel your monthly pass then resubscribe for the season variety.
  • If you buy an NBA League Pass season variety and cancel YouTube TV, you'll lose access. However, if you resubscribe to YouTube TV during the same season in which you subscribed, you'll regain access.

 

Watch simultaneous streams with multiview

YouTube's multiview feature allows you to watch multiple preselected live games simultaneously on a smart TV or streaming device, like Chromecast or Fire TV Stick. The quickest way to find the multiview for a select combination of games is to:

  1. Start watching one of the games.
  2. Press down to see predefined multiview combinations.
  3. Select your preferred game combination.
    Note: In some cases, you can choose specific games to help find the combination you're looking for.

Switch between Home and Away video feeds

On YouTube TV on a web browser or mobile device, go to the NBA League Pass page and select the down arrow next to the game. On your TV, select More to choose your home or away game commentary options.

On the YouTube Primetime Channel, on a smart TV or streaming device, like Chromecast or Fire TV Stick, you can switch between Home and Away games on YouTube by selecting the Broadcasts icon directly on the Watch Page (located beside the “playlist” button).

YouTubeTV Broadcast icon location

Get more out of NBA League Pass

  • On YouTube TV, NBA League Pass games will show on the Home tab 15 minutes before they start and on the Live tab 7 days before airing, so you can set your recording options and access them easily on game day. On the YouTube Primetime Channel, the games will automatically show in your Home and Live tab on the NBA channel one hour before an event starts. 

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