Lakers vs. Nuggets Game 1: Stream, lineups, injury reports and broadcast info

The Los Angeles Lakers visit the Denver Nuggets in Game 1 of the Western Conference Finals on Tuesday, and if you’re wondering how you can watch the action live, you’ve come to the right place.

The Lakers will look to take what is shaping up to be a miracle season to the next level. This will be their greatest challenge yet, as they will be going up against an elite big man in Nikola Jokic for the first time in the playoffs.

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In addition, they will have to deal with a team in the Nuggets that is second in the playoffs in points per game. However, Los Angeles does rank first in the playoffs in defensive rating.

It will want to start this series by stealing Game 1 and the home-court advantage, just as they did in its prior two series.

How to watch

Here’s when you should tune in to see the game:

  • Date: May 16, 2023

  • Time: 8:30 p.m. ET

  • TV Channel: ESPN

  • Live Stream: Fubo (watch for free)

Lakers versus Nuggets injury report

Lakers: Anthony Davis (right foot stress injury) and LeBron James (right foot soreness) are probable and Mo Bamba (left ankle soreness) is out.


Nuggets: Jamal Murray (non-COVID illness) is questionable.

Probable starting lineups

The following were the starting lineups for both teams in their previous games:



Story originally appeared on LeBron Wire