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Where to watch olympic basketball
Want to catch all the Olympic basketball action, but don’t have a TV? No problem! Here are some great ways to watch Olympic basketball online.
NBC Sports app: The NBC Sports app will be streaming every single Olympic basketball game live, so you can keep up with all the action no matter where you are. The app is available for iOS and Android devices, as well as on desktop.
YouTube TV: YouTube TV will also be streaming all of the Olympic basketball games live. You can sign up for a free trial of YouTube TV here.
Sling TV: Sling TV is another great option for streaming Olympic basketball. You can sign up for a free trial of Sling TV here.
How to watch Olympic basketball online
The 2020 Olympic games will be held in Tokyo, Japan from July 24-August 9. The basketball tournament will be held from July 26-August 8. Here is how you can watch Olympic basketball online:
-If you have a cable or satellite subscription, you can watch the Olympics on NBC or NBC Sports Network.
-If you don’t have a cable or satellite subscription, you can watch the Olympics on your computer, phone, or streaming device by signing up for one of the following live TV streaming services:
-Hulu With Live TV
-AT&T TV Now
-Once you’ve signed up for a service, you can watch the Olympics on your computer via the service’s website, or on your phone, tablet or streaming device via the service’s app.
What channel is Olympic basketball on
Many channels are televising the basketball competitions at the 2020 Olympics. You can find a full schedule of games here. In the United States, NBC will be showing a majority of the games.
When is Olympic basketball on
Olympic basketball is on from August 6-20. The men’s tournament will be broadcast on NBC, NBC Sports Network, and the Olympic Channel. The women’s tournament will be on NBC, NBC Sports Network, and Telemundo.
Who is playing in the Olympic basketball tournament
The 2020 Olympic basketball tournament will feature 12 teams from around the world. These teams will be split into two groups of six, and will play each team in their group once. The top four teams from each group will then advance to the quarter-finals, with the winners of those games moving on to the semi-finals and then the final.
The following teams will be taking part in the 2020 Olympic basketball tournament:
How the Olympic basketball tournament works
The basketball tournament at the Olympics is a men’s only event. There are 12 teams that are split into two groups of six. The teams in each group play each other once, with the top four from each group advancing to the quarter-finals. From there, it is a single-elimination tournament all the way to the final, with the winner being crowned Olympic Champion.
To watch Olympic basketball, you will need to tune into NBC Sports Network or CNBC.
What is the history of the Olympic basketball tournament
Basketball was first introduced as an Olympic sport at the 1936 Summer Games in Berlin, with just men’s teams competing. The United States won the inaugural tournament, beating Canada 19-8 in the gold medal game. Basketball was then dropped from the Summer Olympics for 50 years, making a return at the 1992 Barcelona Games.
Since 1992, both men’s and women’s basketball tournaments have been held at every Summer Olympics. The United States has won a medal in every Olympic basketball tournament since 1936, and has captured a record 15 gold medals overall. Other dominant nations include Soviet Union (5 gold medals), Brazil (3 gold medals), Yugoslavia (2 gold medals), and Argentina (2 gold medals).
How to bet on Olympic basketball
For the first time since the 1988 Summer Olympics in Seoul, South Korea, professional NBA players will be allowed to participate in the men’s basketball tournament. This year’s Olympics will take place in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil from August 5-21.