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NBA G League Co-Streaming Guide

Last Updated: Dec 22, 2017 11:27AM PST
This article provides a step-by-step guide on how you can co-stream the NBA G League games.

NBA G League Co-Streaming Guide

This article provides a step-by-step guide on how you can co-stream the NBA G League games.

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This article provides a step-by-step guide on how you can co-stream the NBA G League games. It should be noted that only the NBA G League games are permitted to be co-streamed. Any unauthorized co-streams of additional NBA games may be subject to DMCA takedown.

For a list of authorized NBA G League Games that may be co-streamed, please see here.

NBA G League Extension (Recommended)

  • Install the NBA G League Extension in the Extensions Manager (found on left side of your dashboard).
  • After it’s installed, be sure to Enable the extension.
  • For reference: How to Use Extensions.
  • Make sure to select the game you’ll be costreaming in your live dashboard:

Set up the co-stream with your preferred broadcaster software.

How to Co-stream the NBA G League with OBS

  • In OBS, look to the “Sources” panel on the lower left and click the “+” icon.
  • Select “BrowserSource” from the menu.

  • A new screen will open. In the URL field, add the URL for the Twitch stream you’d like to co-stream: http://twitch.tv/nbagleaguecostreams.

  • If needed, change the width, height, and FPS to match your stream settings in OBS. Click “OK” to close that window, and then press “Start Streaming”.
  • In your Twitch dashboard, set your game to “NBA G League” and begin streaming.
  • Make sure you review the NBA G League guidelines, turn on your maturity filter if applicable, and abide by the Twitch Terms of Service.
  • You are co-streaming the NBA G League. How does it feel to be a winner?

How to Co-stream the NBA G League with XSplit

  • First, ensure you are using XSplit Version 3.0.1 or higher only.
  • Locate the “Add” button and select “Webpage”.
  • In the URL field, add the URL for the Twitch stream you’d like to co-stream: http://twitch.tv/nbagleaguecostreams.
  • If needed, change the width, height, and FPS to match your stream settings in XSplit.
  • In your Twitch dashboard, set your game to “NBA G League” and begin streaming.
  • Make sure you review the NBA G League guidelines, turn on your maturity filter if applicable, and abide by the Twitch Terms of Service.
  • You have ascended. Immortality is yours.

Frequently Asked Questions

  • Q. Can anyone co-stream this?
  • Q. Do I have to install the NBA G League Extension?
    • A. You don’t HAVE to, but you probably want to. The extension allows your viewers to see real-time stats for the game you’re announcing and unlock loyalty points for watching (which can be redeemed for cool stuff later in the season). It’s the best way to experience the game and it’s only on Twitch.
  • Q. How can I promote my NBA G League co-streams?
    • A. Use the hashtag #NBAGLeagueOnTwitch to promote your co-stream on Twitter, Facebook, and Instagram. This will help new fans discover your streams.
  • Q. How long is the season?
    • A. We will be broadcasting the NBA G League through until March. For the current schedule, please go here.
  • Q. Is this content viewable anywhere in the world?
    • A. No. It’s available everywhere but the People’s Republic of China, Hong Kong and Macau.