Splinky
Last month

What will be the best way to watch NBL this year?

I'm trying to figure out the best/most cost-effective way to watch NBL this year, but I can't figure exactly how things are going to work. Putting this down so others can correct me.

ESPN
- Live broadcasts of selected games
- Fetch TV - Vibe pack $6 per month
- Foxtel
- Kayo - $24.99 per month

SBS Viceland
- Live broadcast of selected games
- Free to Air
- Streaming on delay/but not live streaming of all games, including those aired originally on ESPN?

NBL.tv
- All games live and on catchup - $5 per month

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koberulz  
Last month

I don't think NBL TV has been confirmed yet?

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Anonymous  
Last month

All games live and free on SBS on demand

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Lovebroker  
Last month

https://pickandroll.com.au/boomers-exhibition-games-on-free-to-air-tv-nbl-sbs-deal/

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Senator11  
Last month

Well SBS Viceland and On Demand will show every game for free as I understand it, not just selected games. No brainer.

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Isaac  
Last month




I think NBL.TV for $5/mo if it continues is a cheap way to support the league's ambitions too.

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koberulz  
Last month

Plus you get access to the classics archive.

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Perthworld  
Last month

More importantly no more complaining about the cost of Foxtel.

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Anonymous  
Last month

Hmm- I want to watch them all in HD so it will be a mix of Viceland and Kayo for me.

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Lovebroker  
Last month

I am very impressed with the options we have so far.

I can remember the dark days when it was only Fox or that horrid first iteration of NBL TV by perform media.

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paul  
Last month

IIRC at that point it was actually two games a week on TEN/ONE or NBL TV. But before that there was a season were it was only one game on Fox from memory.

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koberulz  
Last month

Hmm- I want to watch them all in HD so it will be a mix of Viceland and Kayo for me.
I doubt Kayo will be any better quality than SBS On Demand.

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Perthworld  
Last month

How about pre-NBL TV streaming -- anyone else remember rivusTV?

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Splinky  
Last month

Well SBSOnDemand looks to be a winner. Happy to fall back to an ESPN package on Fetch if necessary as $6 per month won't break the bank.

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paul  
Last month

"How about pre-NBL TV streaming -- anyone else remember rivusTV?"

I did commentary for some Rivus TV games. Was good fun, but I remember on one of them the feed had died in the second quarter but we had no idea!

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Perthworld  
Last month

It was PPV with some games unwatchable but they wouldn't issue refunds. Fun indeed.

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Miloš Obilić  
Last month

I remember in the nineties if you mentioned you watched something on SBS you'd invariably get some comment about wog this or that. Keep it low guys if you're watching SBS.

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Anonymous  
Last month

will any of the regular season be on twitch?

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