Where to Watch USA Basketball on TV / Online (FIBA World Cup)

Watch USA Basketball on TV FIBA World Cup

Starting in just a few hours, the USA Men’s National Basketball Team sets out on their journey for FIBA World Cup gold and an automatic spot to the 2016 Olympics to be held in Brazil.

The 12-man team filled with young NBA players like Kyrie Irving, James Harden, Steph Curry, and Anthony Davis is in Group C with five other national teams from around the world.

Matched up against the Dominican Republic, Finland, New Zealand, Turkey and Ukraine in the first round, you can watch all five of Team USA’s round robin games on TV.

Where to Watch USA Basketball on TV

You have a couple of options to catch team USA on TV. You can watch the games live on ESPN or ESPN3, or if you’re running late, NBATV will be broadcasting the games one hour later on tape delay:

USA Basketball FIBA World Cup TV Schedule

Date Round Match Location Time TV
Aug. 30 Group Team USA vs Finland Bilbao 2:30 p.m. EST ESPN/ESPN3
Aug. 30 Group play USA vs. Finland Bilbao 3:30PM ET NBATV
Aug. 31 Group Team USA vs Turkey Bilbao 2:30 p.m. EST  ESPN/ESPN3
Aug. 31 Group play Turkey vs. USA Bilbao 3:30PM ET NBATV
Sept. 2 Group Team USA vs New Zealand Bilbao 10:30 a.m. EST  ESPN/ESPN3
Sept. 2 Group play USA vs. New Zealand Bilbao 11:30 a.m. ET NBATV
Sept. 3 Group Team USA vs Dominican Republic Bilbao 2:30 p.m. EST  ESPN/ESPN3
Sept. 3 Group play Dominican Republic vs. USA Bilbao 3:30 p.m. EST NBATV
Sept. 4 Group Team USA vs Ukraine Bilbao 10:30 a.m. EST  ESPN/ESPN3
Sept. 4 Group play Ukraine vs. USA Bilbao 11:30 a.m. ET NBATV

If Derrick Rose, Davis, Kenneth Faried, and Harden are able to place in the top four of the group, then they’ll advance to the next round. As the team advances, we’ll have a more updated view of the television schedule. It looks as if ESPN/ESPN3 has the rights to broadcast the early rounds and NBATV will show the quarterfinals and beyond? Stay tuned.

See the full TV schedule for the FIBA World Cup at PrinterFriend.ly.

You can also watch all the FIBA World Cup games live online and follow the action in our FIBA World Cup forum with thousands of like-minded hoop fans from across the globe.

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