Networks and Channels Streaming the Cavaliers in 2017

The Cleveland Cavaliers are another great, professional, American basketball team.  The Cleveland Cavaliers, also called “Cavs” are represented in the league’s Eastern Conference Central Division of the National Basketball Association they play along with the Chicago Bulls, Milwaukee Bucks, Indiana Pacers and Detroit Pistons.  The team was initially established in 1970, and since the year 1994 the team has played its home games at the Quicken Loans Arena.  When people think of the Cleveland Cavaliers they often think of all star players, and not without good reason too.  The Cavaliers have featured many NBA legends during their history as a team, including Brad Daugherty, Zydrunas Ilgauskas, and Mark Price.  To add to it, NBA greats such as Nate Thurmond, Lenny Wilkens, Walt Frazier, and Shaquille O’Neal have also played in Cleveland too.

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Service
# of Cavaliers Games Monthly Cost Free Trial HD Stream Cable Required iOS App Android App
 ALL Cavaliers Games Live!  No Standalone App Option  Yes, with Sling/DTVN  Yes Yes No  No
sling_television ALL Cavaliers Games Live! Starting @ $20 Watch 7 Days Free Yes No Yes Yes
espn-streaming-nfl ESPN 1 & 2
Various Featured Games
No Standalone App Option Yes, with Sling/DTVN Yes Yes Yes Yes
DTV-Now ALL Cavaliers Games Live! Starting @ $35 Watch 7 Days Free Yes No Yes Yes
Various Featured Cavs Games Free,
Restricted
Yes, with Sling/DTVN Yes Antenna Yes Yes
Various Featured Cavs Games No Standalone App Option Yes, with Sling/DTVN Yes Yes Yes Yes
Various Featured Cavs Games No Standalone App Option Yes, with Sling/DTVN Yes Yes No No

Watching the Cleveland Cavaliers on Local Cable Networks

Local to the Cleveland area?  Close enough to pick up Cleveland cable broadcasts?  Though the Cleveland Cavaliers have fans far and wide, most of the fan base for this team is based out of Cleveland, and understandably so.  The best place to watch them locally is on Fox Sports Ohio WUAB, with play by play delivered to you by Fred McLeod, commentating from Austin Carr, and side line reporting from Allie Clifton.

No Cable? Watch Cavs Games with Sling TV and DIRECTV NOW

Considering ditching your cable plan?  Don’t have cable and don’t want to sign up just to watch one sports channel for the Cavs game?  Don’t want to pay for pay per view online?  There is an alternative for you.  Instead of spending extra you can instead turn to either DISH’s Sling TV or DIRECTV NOW, both of which are actually very similar to a traditional on your TV cable channel bundle but are exclusively online at a much lower price point than cable is offered at.  Sling TV will run you about twenty bucks a month, and DIRECTV NOW will run you about thirty-five.  Plus, both Sling TV and DIRECTV NOW even offer free, seven day trials so you do not have to buy it right off the bat.  Instead, you can try first, and if you like it, you can sign up for a monthly subscription.  Finally, both networks can stream NBA Games to any tablet, any device, any smart TV or computer.

Sling starts at just $20 per month while DIRECTV NOW’s smallest package is $35 and both include ALL Cavaliers games. Give one of them a try today:

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

Watching Primetime, Showcase & Playoff Cavaliers Games Online

The best ways to catch the Cleveland Cavaliers in their showcase and playoff games are on ESPN, ESPN2, ABC, TNT and NBA TV. The games rotate between those stations. And yes, of course the Cavs are going to make the playoffs this year and every year! Okay, don’t get cocky, Cleveland.