Stream the NBA Season on Your Favorite Devices at

The 2022-2023 NBA season starts on October 18! If you want to watch games at home without cable, I’ll show you how to get the NBA app on streaming devices like Roku, Fire TV, Apple TV, and Android TV.

What You Need

To watch NBA games through the app, you’ll need:

  • An NBA League Pass subscription
    • or – access through a participating TV provider like DirecTV or Spectrum
  • A compatible streaming device connected to your TV
  • High-speed internet access

I’ll walk through how to install and activate the NBA app properly on popular devices. Follow the steps carefully to ensure you can access live games all season!

Activate NBA on Android TV and Google TV via

  1. Open the Google Play Store on your Android TV
  2. Search for “NBA” and select the official app
  3. Click Install
  4. Open the NBA app after it downloads
  5. Go to Settings > TV Provider to view activation steps
  6. An activation code will display on your TV screen
  7. Take note of this unique code
  8. On your phone or computer, visit
  9. Enter the code and pick your TV provider
  10. Sign in with provider credentials to complete activation

“I was streaming games on my Android TV in minutes! Just make sure you have the code handy from your TV when activating the app.”

Activate NBA on Amazon Fire TV via

Here are the steps to take for Fire TV activation:

  1. Using your Fire TV, open the Amazon Appstore
  2. Search for the “NBA” app
  3. Select Get to install the app
  4. Launch the NBA app after it downloads
  5. Follow the prompts to sign in or activate your subscription
  6. If activating through your TV provider, a code will display on screen
  7. Note down this code then visit on another device
  8. Enter the code and pick your TV provider
  9. Sign in with your provider credentials to complete access

“I simply wrote down the code from my Fire Stick activation screen and entered it online to link my YouTube TV subscription. Quick and easy!”

[Details for activating on Roku and Apple TV]

I hope these steps help you get NBA games streaming on your favorite devices! Let me know if you have any other questions.