NBA Draft Night Coverage to Feature Previews, Analysis, Player Evaluations,
Team Roster Analysis & Interviews on Thursday, June 23, Starting at 5 p.m. ET
NBA TV will showcase the start of the NBA offseason with coverage leading up to, during and following the NBA Draft 2022 presented by State Farm on Thursday, June 23,plus all the latest free agency news starting the following week.
The network will tip off its coverage on Thursday with a three-hourpreview show at 5 p.m. ET with host Jared Greenberg, along with Andy Katz and Brendan Haywood andBleacher Report’s Jonathan Wasserman.
Later, following the first round, the NBA Draft 2022 Review presented by Getty Images show will recap the biggest moments from earlier in the night.
Thursday night’s coverage will also include contributions from Shaquille O’Neal, Kenny Smith and Grant Hill, and pre-taped interviews with Stephen Curry and Giannis Antetokounmpo discussing this year’s Draft and reflecting on their own Draft night experiences.
Taylor Rooks will report live from Brooklyn throughout the night, including interviews with the Draft’s top prospects along the red carpet on NBA TV and during the Draft across the NBA app, NBA.com and NBA TV’s social channels. Matt Winer and Steve Smith will provide instant analysis across all platforms throughout the night.
Leading up, Mock Draft 2022 presented by Getty Images will simulate the first round complete with analysis of each proposed selection by SteveSmith, Katz and Wasserman,Wednesday, June 22 at 7 p.m. The 90-minute show will be hosted by Chris Miles.
NBA TV will also feature daily editions of the hour-long studio show Free Agent Fever starting Thursday, June 30, at 4 p.m. Additional free agency and offseason news will be covered throughout NBA TV’s NBA 2K23 NBA Summer League, 2022 Salt Lake City Summer League presented by America First Credit Union and California Classic Summer League coverage starting Saturday, July 2.