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Nuggets vs Suns live stream: How to watch the NBA season opener online

Nikola Jokic and Devin Booker will take the court in this Nuggets vs Suns live stream
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It's time for the Nuggets vs Suns live stream to cap off the second day of the new NBA season with a rematch of the Western Conference Semifinals. And in this NBA live stream, all eyes are on Phoenix, who made it to the Finals (only to lose) last year.

Nuggets vs Suns channel, time

The Nuggets vs Suns live stream is today (Oct. 19).
• Time — 10 p.m. ET / 7 p.m. PT / 3 a.m. BST
• U.S. — Watch on ESPN via Sling  
• Watch anywhere — try ExpressVPN 100% risk free

The big talk around the Nuggets rests around recent tough love from the team's star Nikola Jokić. The Serbian star called the team's performance 'bad,' before pondering out loud if they're going to lose on Wednesday.

For positive talk, there's Aaron Gordon, who Denver is hoping will deliver the good on the contract he just signed. Now healthier than before, and no longer playing through injury, Gordon just signed a huge deal and expectations are here for more double-doubles. He netted 20 in the 2019-20 season, so Denver expects more of the same. 

Across the court, Devin Booker doesn't have much drama at the Suns — the shooting guard is more occupied with the media's reaction to him mocking his girlfriend Kendall Jenner's pumpkin-carving skills. No, we're not making that up.

How to watch Nuggets vs Suns live streams from anywhere

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NBA streaming tip:

If you're away from home and so can't watch the Nuggets vs Suns live stream, you can still see the game. Using the best VPN makes it so that you can appear to be surfing the web from your home town, so you can access the same streaming services you already pay for.

Here's how easy it is to stream baseball from anywhere in the world:

1. Get a VPN (we recommend ExpressVPN as the best out there)
2. Connect to the location you want to stream from
3. Use your usual streaming service and watch like normal

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Nuggets vs Suns live streams in the US

In the US, Nuggets vs Suns is going to be broadcast on ESPN, which is available with most cable packages and on two of best streaming services: Sling TV and fuboTV.

In the U.S., Nuggets vs Suns is on Wednesday (Oct. 20) at 10 p.m. ET. 

You'll want to get at least Sling Orange, as this $35 per month package has ESPN, TNT, ESPN2 and more. You can also get NBA League Pass for an extra $29 per month. 

The $65 per month Fubo costs more, but packs many more channels. 

Sling TV

Sling TV: You can get ESPN and TNT in the Sling Orange package. The 30-plus channels in the lineup include AMC, CNN, Food Network, AMC, Comedy Central, HGTV and many more.

Nuggets vs Suns live streams in the UK

Sky Sports does not have the season opening Nuggets vs Suns live stream. NBA League Pass is also available in the U.K., as an alternative.

Out of town? But if you're not in the U.K., you can still follow the games by using one of the best VPN services, such as ExpressVPN

The game starts at 3 a.m. local BST Thursday morning.

Nuggets vs Suns live streams in Canada

Canadian baseball can't watch Nuggets vs Suns live streams, as neither TSN nor Sportsnet have it.

Again, those traveling to Canada from out of town can follow the games by using one of the best VPN services, such as ExpressVPN

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Henry T. Casey

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