NBATV will host Friday’s matchup between the Indiana Pacers and Los Angeles Lakers, with tip-off set for 10:30 p.m. ET. The game will take place at the Staples Center in Los Angeles. If you’re in the Pacers market, the game will air on FOX Sports Indiana. If you’re in the Lakers market, the game will air on Spectrum SportsNet.
If you aren’t around a TV to check out this primetime NBA matchup, you can stream the game online on the NBATV site, but keep in mind that you’ll need a subscription. Occasionally, they’ll promote a free trial for the subscription. If you don’t have a login to live stream the game through the NBATV website, you can get a free trial from YouTube TV, Hulu with Live TV, AT&T TV Now, FuboTV, or Sling TV to stream the game.
The Pacers enter this game with a 16-19 record and are tied with three other teams for what would be the final playoff spot in the Eastern Conference. Indiana has lost five of its last six and is coming off a 113-103 loss to the Nuggets.
The Lakers enter this game with a 24-13 record and are tied with the Clippers for third place, 3.5 games back of the Jazz for first place in the Western Conference. LA has lost two straight and is coming off a 123-120 loss to the Kings.