How do I get NBA TV?

During the NBA season, NBA TV (Channel 216) is included in your subscription to NBA LEAGUE PASS. In the off-season, you’ll need to subscribe to a package that includes NBA TV – XTRA or above. Learn more at

Also available in HD, NBA TV offers in-depth game coverage and highlights, real-time stats and scores, and the latest NBA and WNBA news-24 hours a day. Plus, enjoy interviews, behind-the-scenes events, game previews and more.

To access DIRECTV HD programming, Advanced Receiver Service-HD ($10.00/mo.), a DIRECTV Slimline Dish, along with a DIRECTV HD receiver (H20, H21, H22, H23, H24, H25, HR20, HR21, HR22, HR23, HR24, HR34), HD television equipment, and a qualifying programming package are required.