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What channel is Thunder vs. Mavs on today? Time, schedule, live stream for Game 5 of NBA Playoffs series | Sporting News United Kingdom

The Thunder hit the Mavericks with a counter right Monday night with a 100-96 victory in Dallas to even the series at two games a piece in Round 2 of the Western Conference playoffs.

In a back-and-forth affair all night long, it was Shai Gilgeous-Alexander who came up clutch when it mattered most for the West’s No. 1 seed, scoring 34 points in the win and shot 14-of-27 from the field.

Chet Holmgren added 18 points of his own, including a go-ahead 3-pointer with under four minutes left to give his team the lead for good.

WATCHThunder vs. Mavericks Game 5 on Sling

As for the Mavericks, who came off a gritty 105-101 win in Game 3, they struggled to protect the ball and gave up 13 turnovers while shooting under 35 percent from 3-point range.

The series will shift back to Oklahoma City in a potential swing game in Game 5, as either team will look to move one win closer to a spot in the Western Conference Finals.

Will the Thunder or Mavericks rise to the occasion as the series reaches its conclusion?

Here is everything you need to know about Thunder vs. Mavericks, including the start time, TV schedule, and streaming options for Game 5.

What channel is Thunder vs. Mavericks on today?

  • TV channel: TNT
  • Live stream: Sling

Thunder vs. Mavericks will air on Sling in the United States. U.S. viewers can also stream the game on Sling.

Sling is the home for sports fans, offering various channels. You can always cheer for your favorite teams on 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 Thunder vs. Mavericks is unavailable 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.

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Thunder vs. Mavericks start time

  • Date: Wednesday, May 15
  • Time: 8:30 p.m. ET | 7:30 p.m. CT

Thunder vs. Mavericks will tip off around 8:30 p.m. ET on Wednesday, May 15. The game will be played at the Paycom Center in Oklahoma.

Thunder vs. Mavericks radio station

Listen to Thunder vs. Mavericks Game 5 and every game of the 2024 NBA Playoffs live on SiriusXM.

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Thunder vs. Mavericks tickets

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

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Thunder vs. Mavericks odds via BetMGM

The Mavs are 2.5-point favorites heading into Game 5. For the full market, check out BetMGM, an authorized gaming operator of the NBA.

Game Lines Thunder Mavericks
Spread +2.5 -2.5
Moneyline +125 -150

Thunder vs. Mavericks schedule

Here is the complete schedule for the NBA Playoff series between the Thunder and Mavericks:

(1) Thunder vs. (5) Mavericks — Series tied 2-2.

Date Game/Result Time (ET) TV/Live stream
May 7 Thunder 117, Mavericks 95
May 9 Mavericks 119, Thunder 110
May 11 Mavericks 105, Thunder 101
May 13 Thunder 100, Mavericks 96
May 15 Game 5 9:30 p.m. TNT, Sling
May 18 Game 6* 8:30 p.m. ESPN, Sling
May 20 Game 7* 8:30 p.m. TNT, Sling

*If necessary