NBA: Latest News, Upcoming Events And Where To Watch

NBA ( National Basketball Association) is an established basketball league of North America. The league, which includes 30 clubs, is one of the four main professional sports leagues in the United States and Canada. It is the world's premier men's pro basketball league.


All basketball lovers! Be excited because, in less than a month, preseason games are beginning from October 4. All teams and fans are excited about it. We'll cover everything there is to know for you in the upcoming paragraphs.

Let's look at some of the latest NBA results of WNBA (Women's National Basketball Association).

How Does The WNBA Scoreboard Look Like?

Date Teams Scores Winner Top performers

5/9/2021

Mystics 75 Lynx Ariel Atkins
Lynx 93 Napheesa Collier

6/9/2021

Aces 84 Sky A'ja Wilson
Sky 92 Allie Quigley

6/9/2021

Dream 69 Dream Tiffany Hayes
Wings 64 Allisha Gray

7/9/2021

Mercury 86

Mercury

Brittney Griner
Fever 81 Teaira McCowan

8/9/2021

Mercury 76 Mercury Shey Peddy
Dream 75 Courtney Williams

8/9/2021

Lynx 81 Aces Napheesa Collier
Aces 102 Jackie Young

Brushing Up On The Latest Updates Of NBA

For those who are wondering what's the latest news in the NBA world. Don't worry, we got you. Let's look at some latest NBA news

  • Jalen Green of the NBA G League Ignite was selected second overall by Houston, while USC's Evan Mobley was selected third overall by Cleveland.
  • Giannis Antetokounmpo, who scored a season-high 47 points on April 2, joined Wilt Chamberlain as the only player to shoot 18-18 on 2-point attempts. Giannis went 0-3 outside the arc, a shot that didn't exist during Wilt's tenure.

The Adventures of Upcoming Preseason

As mentioned earlier, Preseason Starts on October 4, 2021. Following is the schedule of the same.

Date Match Time
4/10/2021 Nets Vs Lakers 1:00 AM
4/10/2021 Nuggets Vs Clippers TBD
5/10/2021 Hawks Vs.., Heat 5:00 AM
5/10/2021 Magic Vs. Celtics 5:00 AM
5/10/2021 Pelicans Vs. Timberwolves 5:30 AM
5/10/2021 Hornets Vs. Thunder 5:30 AM
5/10/2021 Jazz Vs. Spurs 6:00 AM
5/10/2021 Warriors Vs. Trail Blazers 7:30 AM
5/10/2021 Suns Vs. Kings 7:30 AM
6/10/2021 Pacers Vs. Nicks 5:00 AM
6/10/2021 Wizards Vs. Rockets 5:30 AM

To know about other scheduled matches, you should check out the Upcoming NBA Schedule.

Peeking Into The Current Position Of Our Teams

Let's jump a little into numbers and look at NBA standings (Regular) for 2020-21 grouped by Division.

As we know, there are six divisions

  • Atlantic
  • Central
  • Southeast
  • Northwest
  • Pacific
  • Southwest

Let's look at each Division's team's performance one by one.

Atlantic Division
TEAM W L WIN% GB
Philadelphia 76ers 49 23 0.681 --
Brooklyn Nets 48 24 0.667 1
New York Knicks 41 31 0.569 8
Boston Celtics 36 36 0.500 13
Toronto Raptors 27 45 0.375 22
Central Division
TEAM W L WIN% GB
Milwaukee Bucks 46 26 0.639 --
Indiana Pacers 34 38 0.472 12
Chicago Bulls 31 41 0.431 15
Cleveland Cavaliers 22 50 0.306 24
Detroit Pistons 20 52 0.278 26
Southeast Division
TEAM W L WIN% GB
Atlanta Hawks 41 31 0.569 --
Miami Heat 40 32 0.556 1
Washington Wizards 34 38 0.472 7
Charlotte Hornets 33 39 0.458 8
Orlando Magic 21 51 0.292 20
Northwest Division
TEAM W L WIN% GB
Utah Jazz 52 20 0.722 --
Denver Nuggets 47 25 0.653 5
Portland Trail Blazers 42 30 0.583 10
Minnesota Timberwolves 23 49 0.319 29
Oklahoma City Thunder 22 50 0.306 30
Pacific Division
TEAM W L WIN% GB
Phoenix Suns 51 21 0.708 --
LA Clippers 47 25 0.653 4
Los Angeles Lakers 42 30 0.583 9
Golden State Warriors 39 33 0.542 12
Sacramento Kings 31 41 0.431 20
Southwest Division
TEAM W L WIN% GB
Dallas Mavericks 42 30 0.583 --
Memphis Grizzlies 38 34 0.528 4
San Antonio Spurs 33 39 0.458 9
New Orleans Pelicans 31 41 0.431 11
Houston Rockets 17 55 0.236 25

You must have an idea of how our teams at each Division are playing. Now you might be wondering about the players too. Therefore, we bring you a list of top NBA players of 2021.

About Our Legends Behind The Basketball

The following table shows the current top NBA players

PLAYER POS TEAM FG% PPG RPG APG BLKPG
Stephen Curry PG Golden State Warriors 0.482 32.0 5.5 5.8 0.1
Kawhi Leonard SF LA Clippers 0.512 24.8 6.5 5.2 0.4
Giannis Antetokounmpo PF Milwaukee Bucks 0.569 28.1 11.0 5.9 1.2
Nikola Jokic C Denver Nuggets 0.566 26.4 10.8 8.3 0.7
Luka Doncic PG Dallas Mavericks 0.479 27.7 8.0 8.6 0.5

The first basketball player in NBA Finals history to average 30 points per game, 10+ rebounds, and 5+ assists per game is Giannis Antetokounmpo.

Helping You Enjoy NBA From Home: Where To Watch

Sony SixIn India, Sony Six is the official broadcaster of the NBA.

Sony LivIt's available on SonyLiv. However, you have to be up to date on NBA schedules while live matches are televised in the morning (in India), generally beginning at 5:00 AM or 5:30 AM. It becomes difficult to get up so early. You may watch matches that are broadcast at 8 AM and 10:00 AM. You can watch NBA live scores and recent updates anywhere at any time from your phone with the Sony LIV app.

Sony Ten 1/ Sony Ten 2Watching NBA on Sony Ten 1 and Sony Ten 2 is also an option, but you might require an Airtel TV subscription.

NBA TV AppThe easiest and cheapest way to watch NBA is to watch it in the NBA TV app. Also, they provide HD- Streaming of the NBA live matches.

Channel Numbers Guide

Channel Tata Sky Sun Direct Airtel Digital TV Dish TV
Sony Six 484 508 291 659
Sony Six HD 483 975 292 658
Sony Ten 1 471 506 285 655
Sony Ten 1 HD 470 980 286 654
Sony Ten 2 474 512 287 657
Sony Ten 2 HD 473 981 288 656

Conclusion

We hope it helped you get right on track with the current NBA scenarios and upcoming NBA matches. We wish our team players luck in the forthcoming Preseason. Stay tuned for additional details on the schedule and other related developments on NBA.

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