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Follow Southern California Newspaper Group reporters Kyle Goon and Mirjam Swanson as they cover the Lakers and Clippers in the NBA playoffs. Clippers, Mavericks Game 5 updates, social media reaction, video highlights … When: Clippers vs. Mavericks, 6 p.m., (Best-of-seven series tied 2-2) PRE-GAME Carlisle on Porzingis: "Trying to move it in a direction to see if he can be available for Game 6, but short answer is not available tonight… doing a little bit better each day, but beyond that nothing I could tell you. We could've said he was doubtful, but what's the point?" — Mirjam Swanson (@MirjamSwanson) August 25, 2020 Doc says the injures to Porzingis, Pat Bev and Dame is "a shame," … "In the playoffs, you want everyone to be healthy and just duel it out." — Mirjam Swanson (@MirjamSwanson) August 25, 2020 Doc Rivers says he'll wait till after the game to expound on the police shooting of Jacob Blake: "Watching that video was disturbing. I hope you don't have to be Black for that video to disturb you… It is so disturbing, it distracts me." — Mirjam Swanson (@MirjamSwanson) August 25, 2020 Doc on Pat's availability going forward: "I know he's feeling better.
I saw him running in shootaround, I think he's doing some running now — so, my guess is he's getting closer, but I can't tell you how close close is, you know?" — Mirjam Swanson (@MirjamSwanson) August 26, 2020 Game 5 LAC Kawhi Leonard Marcus Morris Sr. Ivica Zubac Paul George Landry Shamet DAL Tim Hardaway Jr. Dorian Finney-Smith Maxi Kleber Trey Burke Luka Doncic — Mirjam Swanson (@MirjamSwanson) August 26, 2020 Dallas' Kristaps Porzingis (knee) has been listed as OUT for tonight's Game 5 against the Clippers — Marc Stein (@TheSteinLine) August 25, 2020 Burgeoning superstar Luka Doncic and the Dallas Mavericks battle the Los Angeles Clippers in pivotal Game 5 of this first-round matchup on TNT. A. Shot. Luka Doncic's game-winning buzzer beater in Game 4 not only added to the legend of Luka, but it tied the series at two games apiece. Luka finished the night with a triple double — 43 points, 17 rebounds, 13 assists — as the No 7. Mavericks are now two games away from scoring a historic upset.
The Clippers, who many experts picked to win it all, still have reigning Finals MVP Kawhi Leonard, so winning two out of three against Los Angeles is an uphill battle. Which team will take a 3-2 lead? We're about to find out. Here's how to watch Game 5 of the Clippers/Mavericks series live on TNT. WHAT TIME DOES THE CLIPPERS/MAVERICKS GAME START? Tonight's matchup is scheduled to begin at 9:00 p.m. ET on TNT. HOW TO FIND A CLIPPERS VS MAVERICKS GAME 5 LIVE STREAM: If you have a valid cable login, you can watch tonight's Mavericks/Clippers game live via the TNT live stream on the TNT website or Watch TNT app. Additional Clippers/Mavs live stream options below. CAN I WATCH THE CLIPPERS/MAVERICKS GAME LIVE ON HULU? If you have a valid subscription to Hulu + Live TV, you can watch the Clippers game live via the service's TNT live stream. Hulu + Live TV offers a seven-day free trial for eligible subscribers. DOES SLING TV OR YOUTUBE TV HAVE TNT? Yes! You can also watch TNT live with an active subscription to YouTube TV, Sling TV, or AT&T TV NOW. HOW TO WATCH TNT FOR FREE: Both YouTube TV and Sling TV offer free trials for eligible subscribers.