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Live stream Bucks vs 76ers: How to watch this NBA Christmas Day game

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Philly vs Milwaukee may not have the battle for LA buzz, but we're guessing you're hunting for 76ers vs Bucks live streams.

This Christmas Day, there is be plenty to be grateful for — especially basketball. In an exclusive deal with the NBA, ABC and ESPN are simulcasting all of the five NBA games that will be played on Christmas Day. From a showdown between the Lakers and Clippers to a battle between the Warriors and the Rockets, there will be plenty to watch. 

If you have a cable or satellite subscription, watching the game is as simple as tuning to ABC or ESPN. However, if you're using a streaming service or want to watch from outside the country, here's how to live stream Bucks vs. 76ers. 

Bucks vs 76ers start time, channel 

The Christmas Day (December 25) game between the Milwaukee Bucks and Philadelphia 76ers begins at 2:30 p.m. ET/11:30 a.m. PT. Again, the game will be simulcast on ABC and ESPN, so if you’d prefer not to use a streaming service, you could pick up the ABC or ESPN signal with an over-the-air tuner attached to your television.  

How do I use a VPN to watch Bucks vs 76ers? 

If you’re traveling outside the country, but don’t want to miss the game, a virtual private network, or VPN, could be an ideal choice. With a VPN service, you can connect to your desired streaming service through a U.S. server, which will let you access the game as if you were at home.

We’ve evaluated many VPN services, and our top pick is ExpressVPN. It meets the VPN needs of the vast majority of users, offering outstanding compatibility with most devices and impressive connection speeds. It’s also affordable at $12.95 per month. (Signing up for longer periods of six months or a year reduces that cost even more.)

Our favorite VPN service, ExpressVPN costs as little as $6.77 per month if you sign up for a one-year contract, and there's a 30-day money-back guarantee.View Deal

How can I live stream Bucks vs 76ers without a cable or satellite subscription? 

If you’ve cut the cable out of your life, finding an option for watching the game shouldn’t be too difficult. Again, you can use a TV tuner if you’d prefer not to have a streaming service, or you can opt for a variety of streaming services that carry either ABC or ESPN.

Luckily, because of their popularity, most streaming services offer ABC or ESPN access, so you can pick your favorite.

Here’s a guide to the places you can watch the game:

Sling TV: Sling TV's $30 per month Sling Orange service ($15 for your first month) gets you ESPN. View Deal

YouTube TV: The $50-a-month YouTube TV has more than 70 channels, including ABC and ESPN. YouTube TV also features unlimited cloud DVR storage.View Deal

Hulu + Live TV: Hulu's Live TV package costs $45 per month for 60 channels, including ABC and ESPN.View Deal

AT&T TV Now: AT&T TV Now (formerly DirecTV Now) is a handy streaming service that includes ABC and ESPN on its entry-level $50 tier.  View Deal