NBA: How to watch Week 12 on ESPN

It might be a new year, but here at ESPN our resolution stays the same; deliver top-shelf NBA action to the masses on ESPN and ESPN 2.

The action tips off on Thursday at 12.15pm (AEDT) on ESPN when the Minnesota Timberwolves clash with with the Boston Celtics at TD Garden. That clash is followed at 2.35pm (AEDT) by a big Western Conference clash between the LeBron-less Lakers and the Oklahoma City Thunder.

Two big games headline Friday's broadcast schedule, with the Toronto Raptors and San Antonio Spurs getting proceedings underway at midday (AEDT) on ESPN. That match is followed at 2.30pm (AEDT) with a massive clash between the hot hand of James Harden and the Houston Rockets, and the Golden State Warriors in Oakland.

The weekend action kicks off at 12.15pm (AEDT) on Saturday when the Washingotn Wizards and Miami Heat clash at South Beach, while clash between the Thunder and Portland Trail Blazers follows at 2.35pm (AEDT).

On Sunday, the action switches over to ESPN 2 at 12.30pm (AEDT) with the Raptors taking on the Milwaukee Bucks.

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Broadcast Schedule

Thursday 3rd January

12.15pm ESPN Timberwolves vs. Celtics

2.35pm ESPN Thunder vs. Lakers

Friday 4th January

12.00pm ESPN Raptors vs. Spurs

2.30pm ESPN Rockets vs. Warriors

Saturday 5th January

12.15pm ESPN Wizards vs. Heat

2.35pm ESPN Thunder vs. Trail Blazers

Sunday 6th January

12.30pm ESPN 2 Raptors vs. Bucks