How to Watch the Miami Heat Online without Cable

Watch Miami Heat Online

Miami Heat fans are some of the best in the league and the team is one of the most exciting in the Eastern Conference. If you’re a Heat fan, you’ll likely not want to miss out on many of their games, even if you make the decision to cut cable. Thankfully, the growing trend of cable cutting has made it incredibly easy to watch Miami Heat online.

You’ll have several options to choose from to watch games all season long. There are a few services out there that’ll easily give you a Heat live stream. Read the below guide to figure out what the best options for you will be!


Watch Miami Heat Online by Trying Out DIRECTV NOW

Watch Miami Heat Online

The top option to watch a Miami Heat game live stream is DIRECTV NOW. The service actually offers a live stream of FOX Sports Sun to anyone in the broadcast area. This means all season long you can watch Heat game online with DIRECTV NOW.

You can even watch Miami Heat online free with DIRECTV Now if you start a weeklong free trial with the service now. Plus, there’s plenty of other options to watch games include any nationally broadcast games like NBA on TNT games or ones on ESPN, ESPN2, TBS, NBA TV. Even ABC games are available since they are simulcast on ESPN3, which can be streamed through WatchESPN.

Find out more on DIRECTV NOW in our detailed review on the service.

Sling TV Also Lets you Watch Miami Heat Online

Watch Miami Heat Online

Another way to watch Heat game online from FOX Sports Sun is Sling TV. The channel is included in the Sling Blue starting package alongside about 40 other channels for $25 per month. TBS and TNT are also included to watch national broadcast games and you can even watch a Miami Heat game streaming free by starting a free trial.

Another option on Sling TV (review) is the Sling Orange package for $20 per month. It comes with the ability to watch NBA games on ESPN and games on ESPN2 and ESPN3 (ABC simulcasts). Once again, TBS and TNT are also included. You can also get NBA TV as part of the Sports Extra add-on package for $5 more per month for even more options to watch Miami Heat online.

Check out Sling TV’s ongoing deals on streaming devices, including Rokus, for anyone who is a new subscriber to the service!

Watch Miami Heat Online through Sony’s PlayStation Vue

Watch Miami Heat Online

Another great way to watch Miami Heat online is PlayStation Vue. You can watch the nationally broadcast games on EPSN, ESPN2, TNT, TBS, and ABC (through ESPN3 simulcast on WatchESPN). These all come in the starting package, which costs $29.99 per month for about 50 streaming channels.

You can find out more on the service in our PlayStation Vue review. There is a potential for streaming blackouts, but these are tough to predict and usually only pop up when you try and stream outside of your home. Overall, it’s another solid choice to watch Heat game online.

The Final Way to Watch Miami Heat Online is NBA League Pass

Watch Miami Heat Online

NBA League Pass is the official streaming service of the NBA and will be another way to watch Heat game online. Anyone who lives in the broadcast area of the Heat will have the games blacked out, but if you’re not in the area you can live stream every single game. Find out more about the service in our NBA League Pass review.


Our NBA streaming guide will be a great way to watch even more NBA games this year. Also, if you want to watch any other sporting events you can check out our full sports guide for cable cutters.

Matt Pelletier

Matt Pelletier

Matt Pelletier reports on the streaming industry as it relates to sports media, providing coverage on how to watch live sports without cable.
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