How to Stream NBA on Apple TV [Two Ways]

NBA on Apple TV

NBA is a home for basketball games which is filled with live basketball events, on-demand videos, rapid replay, schedules, scores, stats, and much more content. As the NBA is officially made for basketball lovers, it provides the complete news, press conferences, events, and highlights about the game. You can create the personalized content about your favorite teams and player. With the NBA app, you can get live streaming for 24 hours, and you can also download your favorite match to watch them offline. It a great thing that Apple TV supports the NBA app.

NBA app is available on the App Store for Apple TV. But in older Apple TV (3rd gen and lower), you can install any apps. You have to AirPlay or screen mirror the app from your iPhone or iPad to Apple TV.

Steps to Install NBA on Apple TV

[1] Connect your Apple TV to the internet connection.

[2] Select the App Store from the Apple TV home screen.

App Store

[3] Then, click the Search bar and type NBA. Press Enter to search.

NBA on Apple TV

[4] You will see the list of search app. Select the NBA app from it and click Get to download.

[5] Once done with the download, click the Open button.

[6] The NBA app will appear on your TV.

[7] Sign in with the NBA account and start to stream your favorite basketball match on your TV.

How to Airplay NBA on Apple TV

[1] Make sure to connect your Apple TV and iPhone or iPad to the same Wi-Fi connection.

[2] Install the NBA app on your iPhone or iPad from the App Store.

[3] Open the app sign-in with the NBA account.

[4] Now, click the AirPlay icon and select your Apple TV device.

[5] Play any video from the NBA app, and it will start to play on your TV.

Related: How to Stream NBA on Firestick.


1. Can you watch NBA on Apple TV?

Yes, you can stream NBA on all Apple TV models.

2. How much is NBA League Pass?

You can subscribe to the NBA TV for $19.99 per year or NBA League Pass for $28.99.