ESPN will host a doubleheader Friday evening, and they’ll open it with a matchup between the Milwaukee Bucks and New Orleans Pelicans at 7:30 p.m. ET. If you aren’t around a TV to check out this primetime NBA matchup, you can stream the game via WatchESPN or the ESPN app. But keep in mind that you need a cable-login subscription.
If you don’t have a cable subscription, there are quite a few streaming services offering free trials for one or two weeks. You can check YouTube TV, Hulu with Live TV, AT&T TV Now, FuboTV, or Sling TV and be able to stream this Friday night NBA double header on ESPN.
The Bucks earned their second consecutive victory on Wednesday night when they pulled away for a 115-108 road win over the Toronto Raptors. Giannis Antetokounmpo put up monster numbers with 24 points, 18 rebounds and nine assists. Donte DiVincenzo had a crucial five points late in the game to help the Bucks hold off Toronto to improve to 11-6 this season. Khris Middleton knocked down five 3-pointers to score 24 points with 10 rebounds and seven assists.
New Orleans snapped three-game losing streak on Wednesday night when they beat the Washington Wizards to improve to 6-10. Zion Williamson and Brandon Ingram each went for 32 points for New Orleans, and Ingram made seven 3-pointers in the process. Steven Adams finished with a season-high 18 rebounds for the Pelicans, which won for the second time in their last 10 games. Lonzo Ball will be a game-time decision for this matchup with an ankle injury.