NBA on TNT Doubleheader to Feature Dynamic Kawhi Leonard, Kyrie Irving, Kristaps Porzingis & Rookie Sensation Donovan Mitchell, Thursday, Dec. 21
Network's Coverage Will Return for Special Christmas Night Telecast –
Timberwolves vs. Lakers – Monday, Dec. 25, at 10:30 p.m. ET
Thursday's NBA on TNT regular season doubleheader coverage will showcase two conference matchups, beginning with the Eastern Conference-leading Boston Celtics and All-Star Kyrie Irving visiting the New York Knicks and breakout star Kristaps Porzingis on Thursday, Dec. 21, at 8 p.m. ET. The San Antonio Spurs and two-time NBA Defensive Player of the Year Kawhi Leonard will take on the Utah Jazz and high-scoring rookie Donovan Mitchell in the network's second game at 10:30 p.m.
Following Thursday's doubleheader, NBA on TNT coverage will return on Monday, Dec. 25 and showcase a Christmas night telecast – Timberwolves vs. Lakers – with Ernie Johnson, Charles Barkley, Kenny Smith and Shaquille O'Neal calling their first ever game together at 10:30 p.m.
The network's live game schedule and telecast notes follow. Click on the below image for a video preview of Thursday's doubleheader.