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What channel is Nets vs. Bucks on and when does it start

The Brooklyn Nets and Milwaukee Bucks open up the 2021-22 season on Tuesday night. We tell you how to watch the game and what channel its on.

Giannis Antetokounmpo #34 of the Milwaukee Bucks plays defense as James Harden #13 of the Brooklyn Nets handles the ball during the game during Round 2, Game 7 of the 2021 NBA Playoffs on June 19, 2021 at Barclays Center in Brooklyn, New York.  Photo by Nathaniel S. Butler/NBAE via Getty Images

TNT will provide coverage for the NBA’s opening night matchup between the Brooklyn Nets and Milwaukee Bucks. The game will be played at Fiserv Forum in Milwaukee, WI, at 7:30 p.m. ET.

The Nets will look to set the tone for the 2021-22 season as the team to beat out east after injuries set them back last season. The Bucks will receive their championship rings and are ready to begin their quest for a second straight NBA championship.

Despite the defending champions being at home to open the season, the Bucks are underdogs at +105 on the moneyline on DraftKings Sportsbook. The Nets are favored at -125 and on the spread at -1.5. The over/under is set at 237.5, which is pretty high. It’s hard to see the over hitting. This is the same matchup from the playoffs and the point total didn’t sniff 237.5 that entire series.

Nets vs. Bucks NBA Opening Night TV Info

Game date: Tuesday, October 19th
Game time: 7:30 p.m. ET
TV channel: TNT
Live stream: WatchTNT app