It’s game time! The Golden State Warriors and the Boston Celtics will face off in Game 1 of the 2022 NBA Finals at the Chase Center in San Francisco on Thursday (June 2).
The game will broadcast live at 9 p.m. ET on ABC.Game 2 is scheduled for Sunday (June 5) and Game 3 will take place next Wednesday (June 8). Click here for the full 2022 NBA Finals schedule.
2022 NBA Finals Game 1 airs on ABC at 9 p.m. ET/6 p.m. PT. Check your local listings for channel information if you have cable or an antenna. ABC.com streams the game live.
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Live? NBA Finals tickets are costly, but Game 1 passes are $500-$600 compared to prior games' $900 to $16,000 courtside VIP seats. Final tickets are on Ticketmaster, StubHub, SeatGeek, and Vivid Seats.