(Sporting Alert) — There are five NBA games on the schedule for the Christmas Day activities and all are expected to bring excitement to basketball fans.
The Christmas Day Special starts at noon ET, on ESPN, with games on ABC, WatchESPN.com also on the TV schedule fixture.
Boston Celtics will open the schedule against the Brooklyn Nets on ESPN at 12 p.m. as both teams look for an important victory to celebrate the holidays.
Televised action will then move over to ABC with the New York Knicks traveling to face the Los Angeles Lakers, at 3:00 p.m.
A repeat of last year’s championship game between the Miami Heat and the Oklahoma City Thunder from Florida will follow that broadcast at 5:30, also on ABC.
ESPN and WatchESPN.com then complete the night with coverage from the Houston Rockets at Chicago Bulls and the Denver Nuggets at the on form Los Angeles Clippers, at 10:30 p.m. ET.
NBA Live TV Schedule for Dec. 25
Boston Celtics at Brooklyn Nets, 12:00 p.m. EST (ESPN, WatchESPN.com, CSNN, WCIU, C+D, YES)
New York Knicks at Los Angeles Lakers, 3:00 p.m. EST (ABC, C+D)
Oklahoma City Thunder at Miami Heat, 5:30 p.m. EST (ABC, C+D)
Houston Rockets at Chicago Bulls, 8:00 p.m. EST (ESPN, WatchESPN.com, CSN Houston, WCIU)
Denver Nuggets at Los Angeles Clippers, 10:30 p.m. EST (ESPN, WatchESPN.com, PRIME, Altitude Sports, FSW2)