Draymond Green, a three-time NBA Champion, three-time NBA All-Star and 2016-17 Defensive Player of the Year, will join TNT’s NBA Playoffs studio coverage as a guest analyst Monday, May 31-Wednesday, June 2. Green previously contributed as a guest analyst for TNT’s 2020 NBA Playoffs coverage and also appeared as a commentator on The Arena.
Green will join Charles Barkley, Kenny Smith and host Ernie Johnson for pregame, halftime and postgame analysis surrounding TNT’s Game 4 doubleheader coverage on Monday, May 31 – Philadelphia 76ers and Joel Embiid vs. Washington Wizards and Bradley Beal at 7 p.m. ET, followed by the Utah Jazz and Donovan Mitchell vs. Memphis Grizzlies and Ja Morant at 9:30 p.m. Kevin Harlan, Reggie Miller and reporter Stephanie Ready will provide commentary for 76ers/Wizards, with Spero Dedes and Greg Anthony calling the action for Jazz/Grizzlies.
Green will join Johnson, Shaquille O’Neal and Barkley for Tuesday’s studio coverage, while being paired with Johnson, O’Neal and Smith for Wednesday’s shows.
TNT’s 2021 NBA Playoffs coverage will continue with a Game 4 doubleheader tomorrow, Saturday, May 29 – the Miami Heat hosting the Milwaukee Bucks at 1:30 p.m. and the Portland Trail Blazers hosting the Denver Nuggets at 4 p.m. – and another pair of Game 4s on Sunday, May 30 – Brooklyn Nets vs. Boston Celtics at 7 p.m., followed by LA Clippers vs. Dallas Mavericks at 9 p.m.
TNT NBA Tip-Off presented by CarMax will lead into live game coverage throughout the 2021 NBA Playoffs. Inside the NBA presented by Kia – recently honored with the first ever Transformative Media Award by the Naismith Memorial Basketball Hall of Fame – will cap each night of action.
TNT will televise up to 29 First Round games, along with the Conference Semifinals presented by FanDuel, and exclusive coverage of the 2021 NBA Eastern Conference Finals presented by AT&T.
NBA on TNT – Monday, May 31
7 p.m. ET – TNT NBA Tip-Off presented by CarMax
Ernie Johnson, Charles Barkley, Kenny Smith & Draymond Green
Philadelphia 76ers vs. Washington Wizards, Game 4
Kevin Harlan, Reggie Miller & Stephanie Ready
9:30 p.m. – Utah Jazz vs. Memphis Grizzlies, Game 4
Spero Dedes & Greg Anthony
Postgame – Inside the NBA presented by Kia
Johnson, Barkley, Smith & Green
In addition to best-in-class linear coverage on TNT, Turner Sports will be offering multiple companion and supplemental viewing experiences for this year’s NBA Playoffs:
NBA Twitter Live
NBA Twitter Live – a complementary live stream experience on Twitter – returns for up to 19 NBA Playoff games this season. NBA Twitter Live offers fans unique opportunities to follow their favorite players during each game. A live poll will be available via @NBA throughout the entire first half of select games, whereby fans can vote for the player they want the iso-cam to follow during the second half. Bleacher Report’s Taylor Rooks will host NBA Twitter Live with various analysts, including Channing Frye and other guests.
TNT Overtime, available through NBA.com and the NBA App, will deliver enhanced coverage for more than 30 NBA Playoff games with exclusive content and camera angles. This unique companion experience allows fans to watch the game via one of four alternate camera angles (home player iso, away player iso, home backboard cam, away backboard cam) or all four angles at once. TNT Overtime’s highlights, stats and play-by-play integrations will be available alongside the live game experience. Gatorade, CarMax, Hotels.com, State Farm and Microsoft will sponsor TNT Overtime during this year’s NBA Playoffs.
TNT Bets presented by FanDuel Sportsbook
TNT Bets presented by FanDuel Sportsbook will return for select games as part of this season’s playoff game coverage. TNT Bets is a betting-focused simulcast available through web-based TNT digital products featuring commentary from B/R Betting’s Cabbie Richards and Tim Doyle with FanDuel’s in-house expert Tom Vecchio. Users can access the content through authentication by using their cable provider credentials.
The B/R app has launched a special edition of Perfect Picks, giving fans the chance to win more than $40,000 throughout the 2021 NBA Playoffs. Perfect Picks is an interactive game in the B/R app that lets users select from a number of themed questions and submit their answers for the chance to be selected at random and win.
Live streaming coverage of all NBA on TNT games is also available via http://www.tntdrama.com/watchtnt and the Watch TNT app. Additionally, for the first time this season, NBA on TNT games are incorporated into the B/R app. Fans can access the games whenever and wherever they desire by logging in with the user name and password provided by their TV service provider.