Wiz Khalifa will join as the musical guest of the NBA Opening Night festivities.
On Tuesday (Oct. 18), Turner Sports announced the launch of the “NBA on TNT Road Show,” curated around the Emmy-award winning post-game show Inside the NBA on TNT featuring Charles Barkley, Kenny Smith, Shaquille O’Neal, and Ernie Johnson. The special “Road Show” will include an interactive space of food trucks, musical performances, and other interesting fan activations.
The Opening Night of the NBA and the “Road Show” on Oct. 25 at 3 p.m. PT, set in Cleveland, Ohio, will feature a 75,000 square foot area located adjacent to the Quicken Loans Arena and be anchored by the Inside the NBA show which will be going on inside the arena.
Coverage that night begins at 6 p.m. with pre-game programming followed by the Cavaliers ring ceremony.
Next up in performances will be Desiigner performing at halftime at the Philadelphia 76ers home opener against the Oklahoma City Thunder on Oct. 26.