Watching live sports and sporting events doesn’t mean you are required to have cable TV. There are plenty of streaming apps and other live streaming services that allow you to keep cheering on your favorite sports teams. 

 

Here are a couple ways for sports fans to watch sports online without that costly cable bill. 

 

Local Networks

With just a digital TV antenna, you can watch region specific sports channels that are affiliated with big networks, such as ABC, CBS, FOX, and NBC. These local networks will oftentimes show live sporting events ranging from college to professional games, such as the NFL, NBA, MLB, and NHL. This is a great way to get free live sports content to your home. 

 

Streaming Platforms

There are many ways to watch cable free sports programming through live sports streaming sites and streaming apps. Streaming live TV allows for fans to take their device anywhere with them. Most platforms allow viewers to watch live TV on Amazon Fire TV, Roku, Android devices, Apple devices, and smart TVs.

 

FuboTV

With a FuboTV subscription, you are able to watch major sports and more. This includes NFL, NBA, MLB, NHL, NASCAR, MLS, golf, MMA, tennis, boxing, and more from popular sports channels, such as ESPN, ABC, CBS, TUDN, NFL Network, USA, Fox Sports 1, Olympic Channel, and more. 

 

ESPN+

ESPN+ is a sports streaming platform with thousands of live sports streams and on-demand content, including UFC, MLB, MLS, golf, NHL, American football, college sports, tennis, and more. The ESPN+ app allows for streaming content to be played across 3 devices simultaneously on Amazon Fire TV, Android devices, Apple devices, Facebook Portal, Roku, smart TVs, Xfinity, Playstation, and Google Chromecast. ESPN+ also has the option to purchase the Disney Bundle, which includes Hulu, Disney+, and ESPN+. 

 

YouTube TV

YouTube TV is another great cable alternative with over 85 channels and unlimited DVR storage space. Apart from the base plan membership, YouTube TV has a Sports Add-on with extra sports channels including beIN Sports, Billiard TV, FOX Soccer Plus, Gol TV, MAVTV Motorsports Network, NFL Redzone, Outside TV+, PlayersTV, PokerGo+, SportsGrid, Stadium, TVG/ TVG2, VSiN, Fight Network, and Impact Wrestling. This gives more options available to stream, record, and enjoy. 

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