The NBA has partnered with Cignal and Smart to broadcast the NBA Season
NBA has partnered with both Cignal and Smart to broadcast NBA games and programming to the Philippines for free.
Starting Friday, July 31, as the NBA season restarts, TV5 and ONE Sports will broadcast live NBA games, including four games every week. Both channels will also air select seeding and playoff games through the first and second rounds, while the Conference Finals will be televised in its entirety. Meanwhile, the NBA Finals will be broadcast exclusively on TV5.
Cignal will also launch NBA TV Philippines, a dedicated 24/7 channel for the NBA league, featuring live games and original programs in HD. Additionally, Smart will also be live streaming NBA TV Philippines exclusively to the network’s paid subscribers through its new over-the-top-service.
Smart will also relaunch NBA.com/Philippines, where fans can access game highlights, stats, standings, scores, and schedules.