Just three years after becoming the first team in NBA Finals history to blow a 3-1 series lead and lose the championship, the Golden State Warriors stand two wins away from becoming the second team ever to come back from a 3-1 deficit in the Finals, when they host the Toronto Raptors in Game 6.
Warriors star Draymond Green called their play in Game 5 the team’s “greatest” performance in their five-year run of finals appearances, as quoted by The Washington Post. The Warriors will also be trying to prevent Toronto from wrapping up its first-ever championship on Golden State’s last-ever night in Oakland’s Oracle Arena. Next season, they will move back to San Francisco, the city where they played from 1962 to 1967. The do-or-die game will live stream from the East Bay.
To find out how to watch a live stream of the Toronto Raptors vs. Golden State Warriors Game 6 of their 2018-2019 NBA Finals championship series, see the streaming information at the bottom of this article. The action gets going at 6 p.m. PT, 9 p.m. ET, and 8 p.m. CT at the 19,596-seat Oracle Arena in Oakland, California, on Thursday, June 13.
In the United Kingdom, tipoff time for the Raptors-Warriors NBA Finals Game 6 will be 2 a.m., British Summer Time, on Friday morning, June 14, while in Australia the game tips off on Friday at 11 a.m. Eastern Australia Standard Time, 9 a.m. Western.
The Warriors, who would achieve the coveted “three-peat” with a series victory over Toronto, thought they had received a major boost with the return of superstar Kevin Durant after missing a month with a knee injury. But after less than 12 minutes of playing time, Durant was forced to leave the game again, this time with a ruptured Achilles tendon, according to NBA.com Durant underwent surgery on the tendon Wednesday, and posted his support for his teammates on his Instagram account.
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What’s good everybody I wanted to update you all: I did rupture my Achilles. Surgery was today and it was a success, EASY MONEY My road back starts now! I got my family and my loved ones by my side and we truly appreciate all the messages and support people have sent our way. Like I said Monday, I'm hurting deeply, but I'm OK. Basketball is my biggest love and I wanted to be out there that night because that’s what I do. I wanted to help my teammates on our quest for the three peat. Its just the way things go in this game and I'm proud that I gave it all I physically could, and I'm proud my brothers got the W. It's going to be a journey but I'm built for this. I’m a hooper I know my brothers can get this Game 6, and I will be cheering with dub nation while they do it.
To watch the Toronto Raptors vs. Golden State Warriors NBA Finals monumental Game 6 live stream online on the Warriors’ final night in Oracle Arena, use the stream provided by ESPN3, the online-only streaming service offered by sports broadcasting giant ESPN. ESPN3 is free of charge to anyone with login credentials from a cable, satellite television, or internet service provider. It is also available through the ESPN and WatchESPN apps for mobile devices, as well as on set-top streaming boxes, such as the Apple TV, Roku, and Amazon Fire.
The second way for fans with login credentials to a cable, satellite, or online TV streaming package provider to watch the Raptors-Warriors game for free is simply visit the ABC TV site online.
There is also a method for viewing the Toronto Raptors vs. Golden State Warriors game stream live for free and without a cable subscription. Fans can sign up for a free trial of an internet streaming TV package, such as DirecTV Now, Sling TV, or YouTube TV. Upon signup, fans will inevitably spend a few minutes providing credit card and other basic information, but each service offers a seven-day free trial. That means that during the week-long time frame, fans can stream the Raptors-Warriors game — and for that matter, Sunday’s Game 7, if there is one — at no charge.
To watch the Toronto Raptors vs. Golden State Warriors matchup in the United Kingdom, viewers can tune into Sky Sports Arena. For a complete list of broadcast and live streaming sources in dozens of other countries around the globe, see the listings at the official NBA website.