How to watch UFC 260: Heavyweight champ Stipe Miocic faces powerful finisher Francis Ngannou tonight on ESPN+

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Heavyweight champion Stipe Miocic (black trunks) defeated challenger Francis Ngannou (yellow trunks) by decision in their 2018 meeting.

  • UFC 260 features a heavyweight title fight between champion Stipe Miocic and Francis Ngannou.
  • UFC 260’s main card event costs $70 and requires an ESPN+ subscription.
  • The main card is scheduled to begin tonight at 10 p.m. ET.

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UFC 260 will feature heavyweight champion Stipe Miocic in a rematch against explosive finisher Francis Ngannou. The event will stream live tonight from the UFC Apex in Las Vegas, with the main card pay-per-view scheduled for 10 p.m. ET on ESPN+. The main card is priced at $70 and requires an ESPN+ subscription. An ESPN+ membership starts at $6 a month.

Miocic defeated Ngannou by unanimous decision in their 2018 meeting, setting a UFC record with his third consecutive title defense. Miocic then lost the belt to Daniel Cormier for a short time but defeated Cormier in two subsequent fights to reestablish himself as the heavyweight champ.

However, Ngannou enters UFC 260 as the betting favorite after putting together an impressive win streak with four first round knockouts. Ngannou has a career record of 15-3 with all of his wins coming by knockout or submission.

UFC 260 will be held without fans in attendance, but UFC 261 will be held in Jacksonville, Florida, with a full crowd on April 24.

Here’s the fight card for UFC 260: Miocic vs. Ngannou

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UFC 260 Early Prelims: 7:30 p.m. ET, 4:30 p.m. PT on UFC Fight Pass

  • Marc-Andre Barriault versus Abu Azaitar [Middleweight]

UFC 260 Prelims: 8 p.m. ET, 5 p.m. PT on ESPN+ and ESPN

  • Shane Young versus Omar Morales [Featherweight]
  • Modestas Bukauskas versus Michal Oleksiejczuk [Light Heavyweight]
  • Jared Gooden versus Abubakar Nurmagomedov [Welterweight]
  • Alonzo Menifield versus Fabio Cherant [Light Heavyweight]

UFC 260 Main Card: 10 p.m. ET, 7 p.m. PT on ESPN+ for $70

  • Jamie Mullarkey versus Khama Worthy [Lightweight]
  • Gillian Robertson versus Miranda Maverick [Women’s Flyweight]
  • Sean O’Malley versus Thomas Almeida [Bantamweight]
  • Tyron Woodley versus Vicente Luque [Welterweight]
  • Stipe Miocic versus Francis Ngannou [Heavyweight Title Fight]

How to watch UFC 260

The main event of UFC 260 will be streamed live through ESPN+ tonight at 10 p.m. ET. The event is separated into three portions: the early prelims, the prelims, and the main card.

The early prelims start at 7:30 p.m. ET and are only available to UFC Fight Pass subscribers. The prelims will begin at 8 p.m. ET on ESPN+ and the ESPN cable channel. The main card is scheduled for 10 p.m. ET and is an ESPN+ exclusive pay-per-view event.

This means that you have to subscribe to the ESPN+ streaming service before you’re able to purchase the main card PPV. An ESPN+ membership costs $6 a month or $60 a year. The UFC 260 PPV event requires a one-time fee of $70 on top of your ESPN+ subscription.

You can access the ESPN+ app on all major mobile and streaming devices, including Amazon Fire, Apple, Android, Chromecast, PS4, Xbox One, Roku, Samsung Smart TVs, and more.

Ways to save on the UFC 260 pay-per-view price

If you plan on signing up for ESPN+ to watch UFC 260, you can take advantage of a special discounted package.

New subscribers can purchase a year-long ESPN+ membership with access to UFC 260 included for a total of $89.98. That’s over 30% off the regular combined price of an annual plan and a PPV match. Following your first year of service, ESPN+ will then renew for the regular annual price of $60.

Bundle the next UFC PPV with an ESPN+ Annual Plan to save over 30%

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ESPN is offering a bundle deal with UFC 260 and an annual ESPN+ subscription – here’s how to save 30% in time for Saturday’s PPV fight

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UFC heavyweight champion Stipe Miocic and Francis Ngannou face off at the weigh-in before their March 27 fight.

UFC heavyweight champion Stipe Miocic will face Francis Ngannou in a highly anticipated rematch at UFC 260 on March 27. The main card of UFC 260 is a $70 pay-per-view event and will be exclusive to members of the ESPN+ streaming service.

ESPN+ normally costs $6 a month or $60 for an annual subscription, but new subscribers coming in for UFC 260 can get a 30% discount if they bundle the PPV event with one year of the service. With the deal, you’ll pay $89.98 for UFC 260 and a full year of ESPN+. Without the deal, that combination would normally cost $129.98.

The bundle deal also presents a good alternative for people who might be thinking of signing up for a monthly ESPN+ plan just to watch the PPV. If you sign up for one month of ESPN+ and buy UFC 260, it will cost you $76. The bundle deal gives you 11 more months of ESPN+ for only $14 more.

After a year, your ESPN+ subscription will renew at the normal $60 a year price unless you cancel or alter it. Check out our full ESPN+ breakdown for more info about what’s included with the service.

If you’re looking for more details on Miocic vs. Ngannou, we’ve also got a full rundown of how to watch UFC 60, and Insider combat sports correspondent Alan Dawson is always following the latest news, rumors, and results coming out from UFC.

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How to get the Disney Plus bundle with ESPN+ and the different versions of Hulu

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How to combine Disney Plus, ESPN+ and ad-free Hulu

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At just $8 a month, Disney Plus is one of the most affordable streaming services you can sign up for. The platform features a large collection of movies and shows from Disney’s various brands and franchises, including Disney, Pixar, Star Wars, Marvel, and National Geographic.

As extensive as the Disney Plus library is, however, the platform does have some weak spots. Most notably, Disney Plus doesn’t offer sports or any currently airing seasons of network shows. The service’s family-friendly library also lacks any R-rated content. Thankfully, Disney Plus offers a discounted bundle with ESPN+ and Hulu to give subscribers those options.

The bundle costs $14 a month, which is about $6 less per month than you’d pay if you subscribed to all three services separately. Though the deal includes the version of Hulu with ads by default, you can pay more to get the bundle with ad-free Hulu or Hulu + Live TV.

How much does the Disney Plus, ESPN+, and Hulu bundle cost?

The bundle with Disney Plus, ESPN+, and Hulu is available in a variety of packages, with prices starting at $14 a month. Here’s a full breakdown of bundle options:

Bundle plan Price
Disney Plus, Hulu Basic, and ESPN+ bundle: $14 a month
Disney Plus, Hulu (ad-free), and ESPN+ bundle: $20 a month
Disney Plus, Hulu Basic + Live TV, and ESPN+ bundle: $73 a month
Disney Plus, Hulu (ad-free) + Live TV, and ESPN+ bundle: $79 a month

How to sign up for the Disney Plus, ESPN+, and Hulu bundle

If you live in the US, signing up for the Disney Plus bundle with Hulu Basic and ESPN+ is as simple as visiting the Disney Plus website and selecting the bundle option. The base package costs $14 a month. If you’re a current subscriber to one of the services, you can upgrade to the discounted bundle here.

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After entering in your email address and payment information you’ll be able to activate your account on each service. You can use the same account information across each platform, but you will need to access each service’s app separately.

This default bundle only includes the ad-supported version of Hulu, but you can get the ad-free or live TV plans if you sign up directly through Hulu. We’ve broken down the process below to make things easy.

How to combine Disney Plus, ESPN+, and ad-free Hulu or Hulu + Live TV

  1. If you’re a new subscriber to these services, visit the Hulu bundle page here to sign up.
  2. You can then select which version of Hulu you’d like with the bundle: Hulu with ads ($14/month), Hulu without ads ($20/month), or Hulu + Live TV ($73/month).
  3. Enter in the required account information and payment details to continue.
  4. Once you finish the sign up process, you’ll be able to access Hulu, Disney Plus, and ESPN+ through their respective apps.
  5. If you’d like to switch Hulu plans or cancel at a later date, you can adjust your subscription through the “Manage Your Account” section of the Hulu website.

Can I upgrade to ad-free Hulu or Hulu + Live TV if I already have the bundle?

If you subscribed to the bundle through Hulu, you can easily upgrade your Hulu plan through the “Manage Your Account” section of the Hulu website.

However, if you originally subscribed to the bundle through Disney, you’ll need to cancel your existing bundle subscription first if you want to upgrade your Hulu plan. After you cancel your bundle subscription, you can sign up for a bundle with Hulu Premium or Hulu + Live TV here.

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‘The Mighty Ducks’ return in a new original series based on the ’90s film franchise – here’s how to watch on Disney Plus

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  • “The Mighty Ducks” franchise is back after 25 years with a brand-new series on Disney Plus.
  • The show focuses on a youth hockey team, and features the return of star Emilio Estevez.
  • A Disney Plus subscription starts at $7 a month or $70 a year.

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“The Mighty Ducks” film franchise was a viewing staple for many kids who grew up in the ’90s. The movies follow youth hockey players as they attempt to go from underdogs to champs. While it’s been 25 years since the last film, Disney Plus is giving fans – both new and old – a chance to watch the Ducks again in a brand-new series.

The Mighty Ducks: Game Changers” follows Evan (Brady Noon), a 12-year-old boy who gets cut from the Ducks youth hockey team. With the help of his mom, Alex (Lauren Graham), Evan sets out to form a new team to compete with the Ducks. According to the show’s official synopsis, the team features the “underdogs” and the “misfits” who will play for the “love of the game.”

The show is produced by “The Mighty Ducks” creator Steven Brill and is set to feature the return of a few characters from the original 1992 film. This includes Emilio Estevez as Coach Gordon Bombay, Marguerite Moreau as Connie Moreau, Elden Henson as Fulton Reed, and more.

If you want to revisit “The Mighty Ducks” franchise or tune in for the first time, here’s how you can watch the show on Disney Plus starting March 26.

How to watch ‘The Mighty Ducks: Game Changers’

The Mighty Ducks: Game Changers” will premiere on Disney Plus on March 26. New episodes will stream every Friday, and the first season will feature a total of 10 episodes.

If you sign up right now, you can get a Disney Plus subscription for $7 a month or $70 a year. Starting March 26, however, that price will increase slightly to $8 a month or $80 a year. If you’re thinking about subscribing, we recommend locking in the $70 annual plan now, as it will save you the most money over time.

Disney Plus is available on a variety of devices, including smartphones, tablets, media players, and smart TVs from most major brands. You can also watch the service via a web browser.

How to watch ‘The Mighty Ducks’ movies

In addition to “The Mighty Ducks: Game Changers,” Disney Plus features streaming access to all three original movies in “The Mighty Ducks” franchise. This includes “The Mighty Ducks” (1992), “D2: The Mighty Ducks” (1994), and “D3: The Mighty Ducks” (1996).

The platform also features a growing collection of shows and films from all of Disney’s popular franchises, including classic Pixar movies as well as original series like “The Mandalorian,” “WandaVision,” and “The Falcon and the Winter Soldier.”

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Disney Plus offers gift subscriptions for new members – here’s how to buy one before the $10 price increase on Friday

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Disney’s on-demand streaming service, Disney Plus, offers ad-free access to a growing library of movies and shows from all of the studio’s major brands and franchises. If that special Disney fan in your life hasn’t subscribed yet, you can help them tune in with a Disney Plus gift subscription.

A Disney Plus gift subscription costs $70 and is sent as an email code on a date of your choosing. Disney will be raising its yearly price to $80 on March 26, so this week is the last chance you have to purchase a gift subscription for the lower price.

Here’s how to gift a Disney Plus annual subscription:

  1. Visit this page to purchase the gift.
  2. You’ll enter your information, your recipient’s name and email, and what date you’d like the code to be delivered.
  3. The $70 fee will be charged to your account as soon as you make the purchase.
  4. Your recipient will visit DisneyPlus.com/redeememail, select the offer, and manually enter the code printed on the email.
  5. Once redeemed, the recipient will be credited a one year subscription to Disney Plus.
  6. If the recipient doesn’t see the gift confirmation email in their inbox on the delivery date, Disney recommends that they check their spam folder.
  7. If the email still can’t be located, you can contact Disney Plus customer service to have the code resent.

Restrictions of the Disney Plus gift subscription:

  1. The gift subscription can only be redeemed by new Disney Plus subscribers.
  2. The redemption code is one-time use only and non-transferable.

Once they’ve activated the subscription, your recipient will get:

  • Unlimited, ad-free access to thousands of movies and series from Disney, Pixar, Marvel, Star Wars, National Geographic, and 20th Century Fox.
  • Unlimited downloads they can watch anywhere, anytime.
  • The ability to stream on up to four devices simultaneously and add up to seven profiles.
  • A GroupWatch feature that allows them to sync and watch streams with friends and family virtually.

Can Disney Plus gift subscriptions be used for the bundle with ESPN+ and Hulu?

Disney Plus gift vouchers are only available for an annual subscription to Disney Plus, but recipients can still upgrade to the streaming bundle with Hulu and ESPN+ for a discounted price. Here’s how to upgrade and save:

  1. Redeem your Disney Plus gift subscription voucher and create a Disney Plus account.
  2. Visit the Disney Plus Billing Details page and choose the option to switch to the Disney bundle.
  3. You will now be upgraded to the $13 a month bundle plan with Disney Plus, Hulu, and ESPN+.
  4. A $5.83 monthly credit (the value of your gift subscription) will then be applied to the monthly bill for your bundle.
  5. This will bring the bundle price down to $7.16 per month for the duration of you gift subscription period.
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March Madness 2021 is airing on CBS, TNT, TBS, and TruTV – here’s how to watch every game without cable

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  • March Madness 2021 began on March 18, and will end with the NCAA Championship Game on April 5.
  • Games are spread across CBS, TNT, TBS, and TruTV through cable and live streaming services.
  • To get access to every channel through a single app, we recommend Hulu + Live TV or YouTube TV.

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March Madness, the annual NCAA basketball tournament, is in full swing. CBS, TNT, TBS, and TruTV are all showing select games, and you can catch the action through several streaming services. Hulu + Live TV and YouTube TV are our top recommendations since they include every channel you need for $65 a month.

The NCAA has created two safe sites for this years men’s and women’s basketball tournaments, with 68 men’s teams playing in Indianapolis, Indiana, and 64 women’s teams playing in San Antonio, Texas. The single-elimination tournament will be held over a three-week span to determine which college has the top squad.

Wondering how to get your eyeballs on all these high-stakes contests without a cable subscription? Look no further.

March Madness 2021 dates and times

March Madness 2021 began with the First Four on March 18. The tournament will conclude with the Men’s NCAA Championship Game on April 5.

Below you can find a chart of the remaining dates and times for the 2021 NCAA Men’s Basketball Tournament, as laid out by the official March Madness website. For a full breakdown of each game’s specific airing station and time, check out this handy list.

Event Coverage begins Channels
Second round (day two) 12:10 p.m. ET on March 22 CBS, TNT, TBS
Sweet 16 (day one) 2:40 p.m. and 7:25 p.m. ET on March 27 CBS (afternoon), TBS (primetime)
Sweet 16 (day two) 1 p.m and 7 p.m. ET on March 28 CBS (afternoon), TBS (primetime)
Elite Eight (day one) 7 p.m. ET on March 29 CBS
Elite Eight (day two) 6 p.m. ET on March 30 TBS
Final Four 5 p.m. ET on April 3 CBS
NCAA Championship Game 9 p.m. ET on April 5 CBS

The 2021 NCAA Women’s Basketball Tournament began on March 21, with the Women’s Final Four planned for April 2, and the Women’s National Championship Game scheduled for April 4.

How to watch March Madness 2021

March Madness 2021 games are spread across CBS, TNT, TBS, and TruTV. The easiest way to watch every game is to use the March Madness Live website or streaming app, and sign in with a supported cable or satellite provider. From there, you can stream every game in the whole enchilada.

If you don’t have cable or satellite, and you want a single streaming service with access to all four March Madness networks, Hulu + Live TV or YouTube TV will be your best bet.

Hulu + Live TV and YouTube TV both offer every March Madness game

Hulu + Live TV offers around 65 channels for $65 a month, including CBS, TNT, TBS, and TruTV. You get to watch on two devices at once, and new members get a free one-week trial. The service also includes access to Hulu’s entire on-demand library of movies and shows.

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Youtube TV features a total of over 85 channels for $65 a month, including CBS, TNT, TBS, and TruTV. You can get two weeks free up front if you’re new, and you get three simultaneous streams.

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You can use Paramount Plus to watch the March Madness games on CBS

If you just want access to the March Madness games on CBS, one of your cheapest options is Paramount Plus. The service offers live CBS streaming along with some exclusive on-demand content for plans starting at just $6 a month.

You can find more information about Paramount Plus in our full guide here.

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You can use Sling TV to watch the March Madness games on TNT and TBS

If you just want to stream the games on TNT, TBS, and TruTV, and you don’t want or need CBS, then Sling TV is the most affordable streaming service you can use.

Sling has two basic packages: Sling Orange and Sling Blue. The Blue plan offers all three Turner networks, but Orange is missing TruTV. Blue will run you $35 a month, and you can watch three simultaneous streams.

Sling’s three-day free trial won’t get you the whole tournament, but you could watch a solid slate of games that way. Remember, though: no CBS with Sling.

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Where to watch ‘Sound of Metal,’ the Oscar-nominated drama about a drummer struggling with hearing loss

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  • Sound of Metal is now streaming exclusively through Amazon Prime Video.
  • The Oscar-nominated movie stars Riz Ahmed as a drummer who develops hearing loss.
  • You can sign up for Prime Video on its own for $9/month, or as part of a Prime membership for $13/month.

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Sound of Metal” continues to rack up nominations during the 2021 film awards season. The movie is nominated for six Oscars at the 93rd Academy Awards, and you can watch it now on Prime Video.

The Amazon original film follows Ruben (Riz Ahmed), a drummer and recovering drug addict who’s known for touring with the heavy metal band Blackgammon. But when Ruben begins to experience hearing loss, his future as a musician is put into jeopardy. To help cope with the situation, he checks into a deaf community shelter for addiction.

Sound of Metal” received 2021 Oscar nominations for best picture, best actor in a leading role (Ahmed), best actor in a supporting role (Paul Raci), best original screenplay, best sound, and best film editing. The movie has a 96% “Certified Fresh” rating on review aggregation website Rotten Tomatoes.

If you want to watch “Sound of Metal” before the Oscars on April 25, here’s how you can stream it right now on Prime Video.

Where to watch ‘Sound of Metal’

Sound of Metal” is now streaming exclusively on Amazon Prime Video. A number of independent theaters across the country are also offering screenings for people who prefer to see it on the big screen.

If you want to watch the movie at home, you’ll need to sign up for an account with Prime Video. The streaming service offers roughly 24,000 movies and over 2,100 shows. Prime Video is available as a standalone streaming service for $9 a month. You can also get Prime Video as part of an Amazon Prime membership for $13 a month or $119 a year.

A full Prime membership includes a ton of additional perks, like free shipping on many Amazon items. If you’re unsure about committing to Amazon Prime or Prime Video, you can take advantage of Amazon’s 30-day free trial for new members.

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“Sound of Metal” is available in advanced video formats – such as HDR and 4K UHD – through Prime Video. The movie also has an audio description option for people with visual impairments. You should check with your device first, however, to see if it’s compatible with these formats.

You can watch Prime Video through web browsers, mobile devices, and most smart TVs and media players.

Where to watch other Oscar-nominated films

Aside from “Sound of Metal,” you can stream a number of other films up for best picture at the 2021 Oscars.

Minari” and “Promising Young Woman” are both available to rent through popular video-on-demand platforms. “The Father” will be available to purchase through VOD services starting March 26.

Meanwhile, “Nomadland” is now streaming on Hulu. We recommend the $13 a month bundle for Hulu that includes ESPN+ and Disney Plus. This way, you also get access to the Oscar-nominated animated films “Onward” and “Soul” on Disney Plus.

Finally, “The Trial of the Chicago 7” and “Mank” – also nominated for best picture – are available exclusively on Netflix. You can watch both films as part of a Netflix subscription for as low as $9 a month.

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Discovery Plus streams shows from Discovery, HGTV, Food Network, TLC, Animal Planet, and more for $5 a month – here’s how it works

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If you’re a fan of reality TV, nature programs, cooking shows, true crime series, and educational titles, then you might be interested in Discovery’s new on-demand streaming service. Dubbed Discovery Plus, the digital platform features a massive library of shows from all of the major Discovery networks. You can sign up now for $5 a month with commercials or $7 a month for ad-free streaming.

Discovery Plus is designed to provide easy access to all your favorite Discovery, TLC, Animal Planet, Food Network, and HGTV series in one streaming app. The service also features a selection of brand-new exclusive programs you won’t find anywhere else. And, since it’s a standalone subscription platform, you don’t need a cable or satellite plan to tune in.

Below, we’ve broken down some of the basic details on Discovery Plus, including pricing, device support, and content selection.

What is the Discovery Plus price?

Discovery Plus is available in two plans: an ad-supported option and an ad-free option. The ad-supported plan costs $5 a month. Meanwhile, the ad-free plan costs $7 a month. Both plans come with a free seven-day trial for new subscribers.

For a limited time, select Verizon customers can receive 12 months of ad-free access to Discovery Plus for free. The offer is available with select Verizon Unlimited plans, Fios Home Internet, or 5G Home service. You can find full details on the Verizon deal here.

If you’d like to try the service for yourself, you can sign up for Discovery Plus now through the Discovery Plus website.

Which devices support Discovery Plus?

Discovery Plus is available on iOS and Android mobile devices, Apple TV, Android TV, Roku, Amazon Fire TV, Samsung smart TVs, Xbox consoles, Chromecast, and web browsers.

For more streaming player recommendations, check out our guide to the best streaming sticks and devices.

What can I watch on Discovery Plus?

Discovery Plus is home to an extensive library of content from 14 networks, including Discovery, TLC, Animal Planet, Food Network, HGTV, ID, A&E, History, Lifetime, OWN, Travel, Science Network, The Dodo, and more. In total, Discovery says that the streaming service offers over 55,000 episodes of content.

The lineup features popular programs like “Diners, Drive-ins, and Dives,” “Chopped,” “Property Brothers,” “Extreme Makeover: Home Edition,” “Deadliest Catch,” “Worst Cooks in America,” “Planet Earth II,” “Dirty Jobs,” and many more.

New original shows developed exclusively for Discovery Plus are also available to stream. Discovery Plus Originals include “Bobby and Giada in India,” “American Detective with Lt. Joe Kenda,” “90 Day FiancĂ© Universe,” “Home Town: Ben’s Workshop,” “Home Town: Six Degrees with Mike Rowe,” and more. You can find a full list of Discovery Plus original shows here.

A new feature, called “Discovery Plus Channels,” is also available. This option allows members to stream continuous 24/7 feeds of select shows, like “House Hunters” and “Chopped.”

Is Discovery Plus worth it?

We’re currently in the process of testing Discovery Plus for a full review and, based on our initial impressions, its value will largely depend on your tastes as a viewer. If you’re a big fan of the Discovery family of networks, then having easy access to so many of the brand’s programs in one app could be worth the price of admission alone. Especially if you opt for the commercial-free plan.

With that said, if you already subscribe to a pay-TV service with access to channels like Discovery, Food Network, and TLC, then you likely already get on-demand access to many of these shows via your cable box or each channel’s dedicated app.

It remains to be seen how much of a draw the new Discovery Plus original programs will be, but if the lineup looks interesting to you, then you should test out the service with its free seven-day trial to see if it’s really worth paying $5 or $7 a month for yet another streaming service.

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How to watch UFC Fight Night: Brunson vs. Holland this Saturday on ESPN+

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Kevin Holland tied a UFC record with five victories during the 2020 calendar year.

  • UFC Fight Night: Brunson vs. Holland will be broadcast live on ESPN+ and ESPN on March 20.
  • The prelims start at 7:30 p.m. ET, and the main card is scheduled to begin at 10 p.m. ET.
  • Every UFC Fight Night is included with ESPN+, which costs $6 a month or $60 per year.

This Saturday’s UFC Fight Night event will feature Kevin Holland, one of UFC’s hottest rising stars, against Derek Brunson, a longtime veteran of the middleweight division.

Holland tied a UFC record for most wins in a calendar year with five victories in 2020, including four knockout finishes. While Holland is ranked at 10th in the middleweight division, a win in the UFC Fight Night main event could vault him into title contention. The same goes for Brunson, who has posted three consecutive victories since losing to eventual middleweight champion Israel Adesanya in 2018.

The fight will be broadcast from the UFC Apex in Las Vegas on March 20, starting at 7:30 p.m. ET. All of UFC Fight Night will stream on ESPN+ as part of a subscription for $6 a month or $60 a year. You can also watch the prelims live on ESPN2 and the main event on ESPN.

UFC Fight Night: Brunson vs. Holland will be held without fans in attendance due to the coronavirus pandemic. UFC has consistently implemented safety precautions for fighters and staff during the pandemic, including advanced medical screenings, regular testing, temperature checks, and social distancing guidelines. UFC President Dana White recently announced that UFC 261 will be held with a full crowd in Jacksonville Florida on April 24.

Here’s the match schedule for UFC Fight Night: Brunson vs. Holland

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Prelims – 7:30 p.m. ET, 4:30 p.m. PT on ESPN2 and ESPN+

  • Bruno Silva versus JP Buys [Flyweight]
  • Montel Jackson versus Jesse Strader [Bantamweight]
  • Trevin Giles versus Roman Dolidze [Middleweight]
  • Leonardo Santos versus Grant Dawson [Lightweight]
  • Marion Reneau versus Macy Chiasson [Women’s Bantamweight]

Main Card – 10 p.m. ET, 7 p.m. PT on ESPN and ESPN+

  • Tai Tuivasa versus Harry Hensucker [Heavyweight]
  • Song Kenan versus Max Griffin [Welterweight]
  • Adrian Yanez versus Gustavo Lopez [Bantamweight]
  • Cheyanne Buys versus Montserrat Ruiz [Women’s Strawweight]
  • Gregor Gillespie versus Brad Riddell [Lightweight]
  • Derek Brunson versus Kevin Holland [Middleweight]

How to watch UFC Fight Night matches

UFC Fight Night: Brunson vs. Holland is separated into two parts: the prelims and the main card. The entire event will be streamed live on ESPN+ starting with the prelims at 7:30 p.m. ET. The prelims will also air on ESPN2, while the main card will be broadcast on ESPN and ESPN+ starting at 10 p.m. ET.

ESPN+ subscribers can watch every UFC Fight Night event live and also gain access to a huge catalog of classic UFC matches and recent highlights. ESPN+ costs $6 per month or $60 for a full year, and it’s available as an app on most mobile and streaming devices. You can also bundle ESPN+ with Disney Plus and Hulu for $13 a month.

Here’s a full breakdown of additional features and details for ESPN+.

Leading up to major PPV events, ESPN+ typically offers a special deal that bundles one UFC PPV fight and an annual ESPN+ subscription for a total of $89.98. This bundle deal gives you an overall discount of over 30% if you plan on following the UFC closely for the rest of the year.

This match and select UFC Fight Night events are also broadcast on ESPN’s cable networks. ESPN channels are available through several live TV streaming services, including Hulu + Live TV, Sling TV, AT&T TV, and Youtube TV.

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March Madness 2021 begins tonight with the first games on TBS and TruTV – here’s how to watch every matchup without cable

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  • March Madness 2021 will begin with the First Four on March 18 at 5:10 p.m. ET.
  • Games will be spread across CBS, TNT, TBS, and TruTV through cable and live streaming services.
  • To get access to every channel through a single app, we recommend Hulu + Live TV or YouTube TV.

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March is upon us, and you know what that means. The sports community – and the sports betting community – are gearing up for this year’s edition of March Madness, the annual NCAA basketball tournament.

The NCAA has created two safe sites for this years men’s and women’s basketball tournaments, with 68 men’s teams playing in Indianapolis, Indiana, and 64 women’s teams playing in San Antonio, Texas. The single-elimination tournament will be held over a three-week span to determine which college has the top squad, and which fight song will play as colorful confetti rains down and the champs cut down the nets.

Last year’s tournament was canceled for the first time in NCAA history as the COVID-19 outbreak swelled. With the pandemic still looming, Indiana will limit the normally raucous crowds to 25% of their normal capacity. That said, millions will no doubt be watching remotely with baited breath to see which team will capture the first title since Virginia’s 2019 win.

Wondering how to get your eyeballs on all these high-stakes contests without a cable subscription? Look no further.

March Madness 2021 dates and times

March Madness 2021 began with Selection Sunday determining the tournament bracket on March 14. The tournament will commence with the First Four on March 18 starting at 5:10 p.m. ET. Below you can find a chart of the key dates and times for 2021 NCAA Men’s Basketball Tournament, as laid out by the official NCAA March Madness website.

For a full breakdown of each game’s specific airing station and time, check out this handy list.

Event Coverage begins Channels
Selection Sunday

6 p.m. ET on March 14

CBS
First Four

5:10 p.m. ET on March 18

TruTV, TBS
First round (day one) 12:15 p.m. ET on March 19 CBS, TruTV, TNT, TBS
First round (day two) 12:15 p.m. ET on March 20 CBS, TruTV, TNT, TBS
Second round (day one) 12 p.m. ET on March 21 CBS, TruTV, TNT, TBS
Second round (day two) 12 p.m. ET on March 22 CBS, TruTV, TNT, TBS
Sweet 16 (day one) 2 p.m. and 7 p.m. ET on March 27 CBS (afternoon), TBS (primetime)
Sweet 16 (day two) 1 p.m and 7 p.m. ET on March 28 CBS (afternoon), TBS (primetime)
Elite Eight (day one) 7 p.m. ET on March 29 CBS
Elite Eight (day two) 6 p.m. ET on March 30 TBS
Final Four 5 p.m. ET on April 3 CBS
NCAA Championship Game 9 p.m. ET on April 5 CBS

The 2021 NCAA Women’s Basketball Tournament will begin on March 21, with the Women’s Final Four planned for April 2, and the Women’s National Championship Game scheduled for April 4.

How to watch March Madness 2021

The easiest way to watch March Madness 2021 – which you likely have already figured out if you’ve got the credentials – is to use the March Madness Live website or streaming app, and sign in with a supported cable or satellite provider. From there, you can stream every game in the whole enchilada.

If you’re reading this article, however, you’re probably saying to yourself, “But I don’t have cable. That’s why I’m here.” Right! Well, there are other ways to watch, so fear not.

Games are being spread across CBS, TNT, TBS, and TruTV, and there are several streaming services that include one or more of those channels. If you want a single service with access to all four March Madness networks, Hulu + Live TV or YouTube TV will be your best bet. Each service costs $65 a month.

If you just want access to some of the channels, we’ve broken additional details on streaming options for each network below.

How to watch the CBS games without cable

As a network station, there are many ways to stream CBS if you don’t already have a cable or satellite package.

Paramount Plus

One of the cheapest ways to get live CBS streaming access is via Paramount Plus. The service offers some exclusive on-demand content in addition to live streaming for plans starting at just $6 a month. You can find more information about Paramount Plus in our full guide here.

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Live streaming services with CBS

For people who want a larger assortment of channels to go along with CBS, live streaming services like Hulu + Live TV, AT&T TV, Youtube TV, and FuboTV all have you covered. Crucially, Sling does not offer CBS, so don’t go that route.

How to watch the Turner games without cable

Since TBS, TNT, and TruTV are all Turner networks, they all fall under the same subscription umbrellas. Unfortunately, their availability doesn’t overlap perfectly with CBS, which would have made this guide a little bit simpler and shorter. Alas!

Youtube TV

Youtube TV includes all the Turner networks and CBS, which makes it pretty enticing, but it does run $65 a month. You can get two weeks free up front if you’re new, and you get three simultaneous streams.

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Hulu with Live TV

Hulu also offers live streaming with all four networks included. It costs $65 a month, though you can plop down an extra $7 a month to get a bundle with Disney Plus and ESPN+ as well. You can get a week free to start, and you get to watch on two devices at once.

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AT&T TV

You’ll get CBS and the Turner networks with the “base” tier of AT&T TV, called “Entertainment,” though it does run $70 a month. You can watch on three devices at the same time, but there does not appear to be any sort of available free trial.

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Sling Blue

Sling has two basic packages: Sling Orange and Sling Blue. The Blue plan offers all three Turner networks, but Orange is missing TruTV. Blue will run you $35 a month, and you can watch three simultaneous streams. A three-day free trial won’t get you the whole tournament, but you could watch a solid slate of games that way. Remember, though: no CBS with Sling.

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