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What channel is Celtics vs. Cavs on today? Time, TV schedule, live stream for Game 2 of 2024 NBA Playoffs series | Sporting News United Kingdom

Derrick White and Jaylen Brown combined to score 57 points in the Celtics’ 120-95 Game 1 win over the Cavaliers. Boston led by as many as 26 points in the matchup and is now looking to nab its second home victory in the series.

Jayson Tatum had a double-double of 18 points and 11 rebounds, and Payton Pritchard contributed 16 points off the bench. Boston shot 39.1 percent from 3-point range and only turned the ball over six times in its second-round opener.

Cleveland guard Donovan Mitchell led all scorers with 33 points, and Evan Mobley had a double-double of 17 points and 13 rebounds. The Cavaliers couldn’t match the Celtics’ firepower, as they shot just 41.1 percent from the field.

The Cavs will have to stifle the Celtics’ elite offense in Game 2 if they want to return home with a win under their belt. Otherwise, Cleveland will be staring down a 2-0 deficit against the Eastern Conference’s No. 1 seed.

Here is everything that you need to know about Game 2 between the Celtics and Cavaliers.

What channel is Celtics vs. Cavs on today?

  • Date: Thursday, May 9
  • TV channel: ESPN
  • Live stream: Sling

Celtics vs. Cavaliers will air on ESPN in the United States and TSN 4 in Canada. U.S. viewers can also stream the game on Sling.

Sling is the home for sports fans, as it offers a wide a range of channels. You can always cheer for your favorite teams with channels like ESPN, TBS, TNT, NFL Network, FS1 and more.

In the United Kingdom, select playoff games are available to watch on TNT Sports and stream on Discovery+. In India, fans can catch select playoff games on Sports 18 and JioCinema (check local listings). Games can also be streamed via NBA League Pass.

If Celtics vs. Cavaliers is not available to watch live in your location, or if you’re traveling abroad, you can use a Virtual Private Network (VPN). VPNs provide a secure and private online connection, allowing you to bypass geographical restrictions to access your favorite streaming services.

Celtics vs. Cavs start time

  • Date: Thursday, May 9
  • Time: 7 p.m. ET

Celtics vs. Cavaliers will tip off around 7 p.m. ET on Thursday, May 9. The game will be played at TD Garden in Boston.

Celtics vs. Cavs radio station

Listen to Celtics vs. Cavaliers Game 2 and every game of the 2024 NBA Playoffs live on SiriusXM.

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Celtics vs. Cavs tickets

Tickets for NBA Playoff games, including Celtics vs. Cavaliers, are now available on StubHub. You can check out seating charts for games by clicking on the link below.

Celtics vs. Cavs odds via BetMGM

Boston is a 13.5-point favorite heading into Game 2. For the full market, check out BetMGM, an authorized gaming operator of the NBA.

Game Lines Celtics Cavaliers
Spread -13.5 +13.5
Moneyline -900 +575

Celtics vs. Cavs schedule

Here is the complete schedule for the NBA Playoff series between the Celtics and Cavaliers:

Date Game/Result Time (ET) TV/Live stream
May 7 Celtics 120, Cavaliers 95
May 9 Game 2 7 p.m. ESPN, Sling
May 11 Game 3 8:30 p.m. ABC, Sling
May 13 Game 4 7 p.m. TNT, Sling
May 15 Game 5* TBD TNT, Sling
May 17 Game 6* TBD ESPN, Sling
May 19 Game 7* TBD TBD

*If necessary