Thunder-Rockets playoff series on FOX Sports Oklahoma

BY foxsports • April 18, 2013

FOX Sports Oklahoma, the local television home of the No. 1 seed Oklahoma City Thunder, will televise the team’s first-round NBA Western Conference playoff series against the Houston Rockets and follow the team throughout the postseason with special postgame coverage.

The first four games of the best-of-seven first-round series will be shown on FOX Sports Oklahoma in Thunder TV markets. FOX Sports Oklahoma could add more games to its broadcast schedule if additional games in the series are necessary and aren’t selected by ABC for national television.

All first-round playoff games televised on FOX Sports Oklahoma will include THUNDER LIVE pre and postgame shows.

FOX Sports Oklahoma also will televise special THUNDER LIVE postgame shows after every Thunder playoff game in the team’s postseason run.

Thunder announcers Brian Davis (play-by-play), Grant Long (analyst) and Lesley McCaslin (courtside reporter) will call games televised on FOX Sports Oklahoma.

McCaslin will host THUNDER LIVE and will be joined by NBA Basketball Hall of Famer Nancy Lieberman, Long and Davis. Home game shows will originate from Thunder Alley outside Chesapeake Energy Arena. Postgame shows will include game highlights, podium press conferences, and interviews from the Thunder locker room.

(All times listed are Central)

 Game 1  Sun., April 21
Houston at Oklahoma City 
 8:30 p.m.  FOX Sports Oklahoma
 Game 2  Wed., April 24 Houston at Oklahoma City  6:00 p.m.  FOX Sports Oklahoma
 Game 3  Sat., April 27 Oklahoma City at Houston  8:30 p.m.  FOX Sports Oklahoma
 Game 4  Mon., April 29 Oklahoma City at Houston  TBA  FOX Sports Oklahoma
 Game 5*  Wed., May 1 Houston at Oklahoma City  TBA  FOX Sports Oklahoma
 Game 6*  Fri., May 3 Oklahoma City at Houston  TBA  FOX Sports Oklahoma
 Game 7*  Sun., May 5 Houston at Oklahoma City  TBA  TBA

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