ABC is a sports, news, and entertainment network which broadcasts hundreds of live events each year. It is one of the iconic networks in the world. Most people access ABC via pay-tv services, with an increasing number now streaming the service online mainly via the official app. While ABC broadcasts a few live MLB, NBA games, and parts of the PGA tour it is perhaps most well-known for broadcasting the annual NASCAR Cup Series.

Channel Sports Games Streamed Free Trial HD Stream Cable Required iOS App Android App
MLB, NFL, NHL, NASCAR Cup Series, College Yes, with Sling/DTVN Yes Yes, except with Sling/DTVN Yes Yes

Watch ABC Without Cable

As mentioned earlier the vast majority of US households still watch ABC via their local cable services. However, a growing number of mostly youngsters have taken to streaming the channel online via services like Sling TV and DIRECTV NOW. Both services include ABC as part of their lineup of over a hundred channels which are streamed via native apps for iOS and Android devices amongst others.

Sling TV starts at $20 a month with DIRECTV NOW’s basic package costing $35, but both services don’t require a long-term commitment. It’s also recommended to try out the services for free via the links below:

Sling (7 Days Free) DIRECTV NOW (7 Days Free)
 Try Sling TV Try DIRECTV NOW

Streaming ABC with the Official App

The official ABC app also called ‘ABC Go,.’ It is primarily geared towards subscribers to the network who can login with their credentials to start streaming the channel or selected programs live. The app is available for iOS and Android devices. The app also works almost entirely across the US though some of its features may be disabled when moving through certain states.

Which Sporting Events are Streamed on ABC?

ABC streams a variety of sports events, usually those which also air on ESPN. The channel broadcasts many regular season MLB and NBA games. It also live streams the annual NASCAR Cup Series.