Activate DIRECTV NBA TV and NBA LEAGUE PASS

Learn how you can watch games on NBA TV and DIRECTV NBA LEAGUE PASS.

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Get DIRECTV NBA TV and NBA LEAGUE PASS

NBA League Pass is a subscription-based package that delivers up to 40 live NBA regular season games per week - all in HD. The NBA action appears on Ch. 750-768 during the regular season. NBA TV can be found on Ch. 216.
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NBA LEAGUE PASS packages for the regular season will not automatically renew. Get more info at directv.com/sports.

If you experience registration issues with NBA LEAGUE PASS, visit NBA LEAGUE PASS and select submit a ticket. You may also chat with a live representative. Be sure to include the following with your inquiry:
  • Your name, address, and DIRECTV account number
  • The request to activate NBA Broadband/streaming

NBA LEAGUE PASS on your smartphone or tablet
Your NBA LEAGUE PASS subscription includes access to live and On Demand regular season out-of-market NBA games on your computer and mobile devices. Just activate your NBA LEAGUE PASS Broadband subscription on your computer before watching. Here’s how:
  1. On a computer, go to https://watch.nba.com/streaming-subscriptions.
  2. Sign in to your nba.com account or create one, if necessary.
  3. Select DIRECTV as your Television Provider.
  4. Use your DIRECTV user ID or email address and password to sign in.
  5. You're all set once you see the confirmation message. Enjoy live NBA games online at nba.com or on the NBA GAME TIME app from an internet-connected device.

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