On Friday night, basketball fans will watch the Cavs vs. Pacers live streaming online and televised game coverage. The two teams will meet in Indiana for Game 3 of their 2018 NBA Playoff series. The two teams have each won a game so far, giving tonight's winner an advantage as they move forward in this first-round matchup. Here are the latest details on tonight's game including odds, TV start time, channel, and how to watch the Cavs vs. Pacers live streaming online via feed.

Game 3 preview

For Friday night's game, Victor Oladipo and the Indiana Pacers will host the Cleveland Cavaliers after a close Game 2.

In that game, NBA superstar LeBron James put his team on his back once again, with an offensive output that saw him end up with 46 points on 17-for-24 shooting. He also grabbed 12 boards and dished out five assists. Only two other Cavs scored in double digits with Kevin Love achieving 15 points and Kyle Korver getting 12 points.

The Pacers kept the game close as it ended up 100-97 in favor of the home team. Victor Oladipo was one of four Indiana players to achieve double-digit scoring, as he led the team with 22 points. Myles Turner and Darren Collison added a combined 34 points on 14-for-23 shooting. While the Pacers outshot Cleveland as a team, going 52 percent from the field, it was clearly LeBron's huge game that outdid the visitors.

Tonight they get home court advantage in their favor to try to go up 2-1 on the No. 4 seed.

At the Odds Shark website, the Indiana Pacers are considered consensus favorites by a point for tonight's matchup. On the moneyline, they're -115 favorites, while the visitors are at +105 to -105 at several sportsbooks. The over/under points total will be 209 points for tonight's game.

How to watch the game

Friday night's Game 3 between the Cleveland Cavaliers and Indiana Pacers has a scheduled start time of 7 p.m. Eastern Time. The live televised coverage for this 2018 Nba Playoffs Game will be exclusively on the ESPN channel in households around the United States. For live streaming, cable and satellite subscribers can use the WatchESPN website or compatible apps to see the game feed.

For viewers without cable or satellite access, there are other ways to watch the Cavs vs. Pacers live streaming online. These include popular channel streaming services like ESPN, Sling TV, fubo TV, DirecTV Now, Hulu with Live TV, and YouTube TV. Viewers should visit the specific websites for more details on how to sign up for any trial offers and watch tonight's playoff game.