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How to watch Celtics vs. Hornets via live online stream

We go over how you can watch Sunday’s ESPN game between the Boston Celtics and Charlotte Hornets.

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Miles Bridges #0 of the Charlotte Hornets drives to the basket against the Chicago Bulls on April 22, 2021 at United Center in Chicago, Illinois. Photo by Jeff Haynes/NBAE via Getty Images

ESPN will host Sunday’s matchup between the Boston Celtics and the Charlotte Hornets with tip off set for 1:00 p.m. ET. The game will take place at Spectrum Center in Charlotte. The game will also air on Bally Sports Southeast in the Hornets market.

If you aren’t around a TV to check out this Sunday afternoon 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 login to access ESPN for a live stream, 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 Celtics enter the game in sixth place in the Eastern Conference with a 32-28 record. They are a half game up on the seventh place Heat who are the first of four teams in the play-in standings. Boston has alternated wins and losses the past four games.

The Hornets enter the game in eighth place in the Eastern Conference with a 29-30 record. They are 4.5 up on the 11th place Bulls, who are the first team out of the playoff picture. Charlotte is coming off a 108-102 win over Cleveland, but had lost six of its previous seven.