Filipinos are one of the biggest NBA fans in the world. However, catching a game usually isn’t that easy, especially if you’re not subscribed to NBA League Pass. But now, you can watch NBA TV Live streams for free thanks to Smart.

With FREE NBA TV Live streaming, Smart subscribers can watch shows and programs aired by NBA TV Philippines. That includes select games, which you can watch on NBA.Smart website, made possible in partnership with Smart’s sister company and IPTV provider Cignal.

So if you want to watch NBA games for FREE, here’s a tutorial for you.

Can I avail Smart NBA TV Live streaming?

If you are a Smart Prepaid, Smart Pro Prepaid, and TNT users who are currently subscribed to GIGA VIDEO with an active Video Every Day Wallet, then you are good to go.

Moreover, Smart Signature postpaid plan users are instantly eligible as well.

Can I watch Smart NBA TV online live streaming on my device?


If you can’t watch on a PC or Mac browser, then you can use this service on a mobile device. The video service will instantly work with Android 6.0.1 Marshmallow devices and later, using Google Chrome, Edge, and Samsung Internet browsers.

It also works on iPhones and iPads that runs on iOS 13.3.1 and later, through the Chrome browser, Mozilla, Edge, and Safari.

How to watch NBA online in the Philippines

Step 1: Visit the website.


Step 2: Click Step 1 and key in your Smart Prepaid, Smart Pro Prepaid, TNT, or Smart Signature phone number. Click accept on the Terms and Conditions and Data Privacy Notice. Finally, click ‘Submit’.


Step 3: Smart will then send the ticket code one-time pin on your phone via SMS. Key in the code sent and click ‘Watch Now’. The code is only valid for 20 minutes, so make sure you type it instantly.


Step 4: The last step is to enjoy the game. You’d be redirected to the stream page where you can enjoy NBA TV Philippines live stream until the day ends (see expiry schedule below).


Can I use Smart NBA TV Live ticket on other devices?

No. According to Smart, a single ticket will only work on a single device. For example, if you already used the ticket on your iOS browser, you can’t use it on your Mac, PC, or any other smartphone.


Once the ticket expires, you have to generate a new one. You can now use the new ticket on the same device or a different one.

How long does a Smart NBA Live ticket last before it expires?

A ticket in only valid on the same day and expires as it ends at 11:59pm.

Well, that’s it. This NBA Live TV service shall also work seamlessly on Smart’s 5G service using its new 5G-certified smartphones.

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