In a rematch of last season’s NBA Finals (which was a rematch of the previous season’s finals!), the Cleveland Cavaliers will face off against the Golden State Warriors. Last season, the Cavs overcame a 1-3 deficit to narrowly clutch a victory, making Cleveland fans go berserk! This will definitely be a battle between two incredible teams led by some superstar-caliber players. If you’d like to catch the Warriors vs Cavaliers live stream, find your best legal options below.
The NBA Finals set viewing records last season and this series looks to be even more exciting than last year. The whole season has been building up to this inevitable rematch. If you do not have cable, you cannot afford to miss out on any of the action. Thankfully, there are plenty of options out there and the below guide goes into detail on all the ways you can watch the Warriors vs Cavs live stream.
DIRECTV NOW Offers the Warriors vs Cavs Stream
DIRECTV NOW is another service you can use to watch Cavaliers vs Warriors online during the NBA Finals. It’s a complete cable alternative, serving up over 60 channels for $35 a month. You can use the service on your computer, mobile device, or streaming player. Check out our DIRECTV NOW review to learn more.
With DIRECTV NOW, you can access the WatchESPN using your login info. This will give you access to the ESPN3 live stream, and therefore the Warriors vs Cavs live stream. So, it’s an extra step when compared to Sling TV, but still easy enough. Some folks will get ABC directly, depending on where you live. No contract is required, and there are several different packages available from the service.
You can start things off with DIRECTV NOW’s free 7-day trial!
Use Sling TV to Watch Warriors vs Cavaliers Live Stream
As the Cavaliers and Warriors battle over the next few weeks, Sling TV will be an excellent option to watch the series online. The broadcast of the series is owned by ABC and will be simulcast on ESPN3. Sling TV’s subscription streaming package gives you direct access to ESPN3, which means easy access to the Warriors vs Cavs stream.
Sling TV (review) costs $20 per month for the basic package, which is what you’ll need watch the Finals online. Other live streaming channels include ESPN, ESPN2, TBS, TNT, CNN, AMC, and about 20 others overall. Depending on your location, you can also watch ABC directly on Sling TV. ALL areas will get ESPN3, so you’ll be able to stream the Warriors vs Cavs game regardless of where you live ( as long as it’s in the USA).
You can even start a free 7-day trial and watch a Warriors vs Cavaliers live stream free for a portion of the series!
One of the best parts about Sling TV is you can watch right on the big screen with connected devices like Roku, Chromecast, or Amazon Fire TV. If you are sold on Sling TV and interested in watching on your TV, you should subscribe for three months upfront. In return, you can receive a discounted or even free streaming player!
To get started, click here to sign up for a free week-long trial to watch Warriors vs Cavs online free!
Watch the Warriors vs Cavs Live Stream on PlayStation Vue
Sony launched PlayStation Vue to not only compete with Sling TV, but to directly compete with the expensive cable packages. It is one more option to watch the Warriors vs Cavaliers live stream. You can use your Vue login info to access the WatchESPN App, which will give you access to the ESPN3 stream and therefore the Cavs vs Warriors stream. No matter where you are, you get access to WatchESPN, and in certain locations you can watch ABC right through PlayStation Vue.
The cost of Vue varies depending on the package you choose and where you are located. In the areas without ABC, it costs $29.99 and the areas with ABC costs $39.99. If you want to learn more about PlayStation Vue check out our full review. Or, try it out for yourself with a free 5-day trial!
What Channel is the Warriors vs Cavaliers Game On?
During the Finals, the Warriors and Cavs games will be hosted on ABC. The ABC live stream is available in select areas via the services above. The games will also be aired on ESPN3, and the ESPN3 live stream is also available to watch via the services above.
Warriors vs Cavaliers Streaming Schedule
Note: You can watch the Warriors vs Cavaliers live stream via Sling TV, which offers a free 7-day trial!
Game 1: Cleveland at Golden State, Thursday, June 1 at 9 p.m. ET
Game 2: Cleveland at Golden State, Sunday, June 4 at 8 p.m. ET
Game 3: Golden State at Cleveland, Wednesday, June 7 at 9 p.m. ET
Game 4: Golden State at Cleveland, Friday, June 9 at 9 p.m. ET
*Game 5: Cleveland at Golden State, Monday, June 12 at 9 p.m. ET
*Game 6: Golden State at Cleveland, Thursday, June 15 at 9 p.m. ET
*Game 7: Cleveland at Golden State, Sunday, June 18 at 8 p.m. ET
The 2017 NBA Playoffs was certainly an exciting series to watch. And now, with two absolutely dominant teams facing off, the finals really could go either way. No matter who you’re rooting for, you won’t want to miss the 2017 NBA Finals.
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