Last Updated on June 20, 2022 by Andrew White
If you are a sports enthusiast like me then I bet you are also looking for some ways to watch your favorite sports channel on firestick, right? well, I was in the same shoe when I first got my firestick device, I was also looking for different apps to watch sports on firestick and now I am an experienced firestick user, I know what apps are currently working to watch sports on firestick.
The time of watching sports on TV via cable TV provider is long gone and now everyone is either shifting towards IPTV services like Sapphire Secure, Sportz TV, etc, or some live TV streaming services. Both of these services are paid but way more affordable and feature-loaded than cable TV providers.
However, there are also some free apps for watching sports on firestick which we have shared in this article.
If we go back to a few years back then there were so many best sports apps available for firestick, and most of them were actually free but with time the piracy rules got way too strict and now there are only a few sports apps available for firestick. However, In this article, I will be sharing both free and paid apps that let you stream your favorite sports channel on firestick.
This article is going to be very informative for those who are passionate about watching sports. Just sit back and relax, firstly I will share some free sports apps for firestick, and then I will share some paid apps.
Best Sports Apps for Firestick (Free)
So, as I promised I will be sharing some free sports apps for firestick, so below is the ultimate list of best sports apps for firestick (free). All apps that I have suggested below are my personally tested and at the moment of writing this article, all these apps are working super fine.
So now without wasting any further time, let’s get started.
1. Redbox TV
So, the number one app on our list to watch sports on firestick for free is Redbox TV. Redbox TV is surprisingly performing so well right now, currently, this is my default app to watch my favorite sports. This app is absolutely free to download and use on a firestick. This app will not help you in watching sports but also you can watch live TV from all over the world for completely free.
This app has so many tabs that you can choose according to your wish, by default sports tab is the default one where you can select your favorite sports channel to start streaming it for free. So, if you are looking for an app that has sports as well as other categories channels then try giving Redbox TV a try.
If you want to know how to install this app on firestick then please refer to this guide: How to Install Redbox TV APK on Firestick
2) Live Net TV
Another app that is currently a favorite of so many users, this app also works quite similar to Redbox TV. I am putting live Net TV in the second position of our best sports app for firestick list.
The plus point of this app is it is very light in size and it has a total of 1000 live TV channels from countries like the USA, UK, Canada, Australia, etc. If you are a sports enthusiast then Live Net TV will fulfill your all needs.
I have personally used this app a hell lot of times and every time my experience was super awesome. However, sometimes this app faces some server errors but that is quite understandable for apps like this. The interface of this application is super neat and clean, you will enjoy navigating through this app because of its clean interface.
The app is very easy to use and it is completely free to download. We have a separate article on how to install Live Net TV on firestick, go check it out if you are interested in installing live Net TV.
3) Lepto Sports
Lepto Sports is one of those apps that only focus on streaming sports content. So if you are interested in streaming sports-related content on firestick then I highly suggest you to install Lepto Sports. Whenever it comes to the best apps for streaming sports on firestick you will find the Lepto Sports app always in the top 5 positions.
I have tried this app personally and pretty much liked this one, however, the only drawback I faced is the ads that this app contains. You may find it annoying but that is completely okay since this app is providing high-quality sports content completely free of cost. In my opinion, the interface of this app is a little childish but you will live it for sure.
4) Media Lounge
This app is the true meaning of the ultimate app because it has both on-demand video content as well as live TV feature available. So, for those who are looking for two in one app that can fulfill their demand of watching OTT content as well as live TV channels then they must try a media lounge application.
By default the app display OTT content but if you go to the menu of this app there is a completely different section of IPTV where you will find two options 1) Live TV and 2) Sports TV. If you want to stream sports then click on the second option and it will display all sports channels from the United States of America, United Kingdom, Canada, Brazil, Germany, etc. Users consider this app the best sports streaming app for firestick.
If you want to know how to install this app on firestick then refer to this guide: how to install media lounge on firestick.
5) VIPRow Sports
Now if you are not interested in installing any third-party app on firestick but you still wanna stream sports on firestick for free then there are some free sports streaming websites available that you should definitely try. The number 1 choice of user when it comes to sports streaming sites is VIPRow Sports.
It is a very popular web app that let you stream your favorite sports completely free of cost. And it is a very easy process to stream content through VIPRow sports all you need to have is a web browser on firestick and type this URL https://viprow.me
The interface of the app will look something like this:
And to start streaming you need to click on your desired sport and then the stream will start in no time.
Here comes another sports streaming website and the name is USTVGO. I bet most of you are already aware of this website. It is a very popular streaming website when it comes to watching live TV for free.
This app is also very easy to use all you need to do is open your browser on firestick and type this ustvgo.tv and then you are good to go.
The app interface looks something like this:
To stream sports, all you need to do is switch over to the sports tab, and then it will display all sports channels. Click on any of your desired channels and enjoy watching your favorite sport for free.
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How can we forget this big name when we are talking about streaming sports on firestick for free? well, Sportsurge, as the name suggests, is a free streaming website that let the user watch sports on their device for free of cost.
I have used this application in my college times and I still do, the thing that really attracts me is the interface of this website. To use this website, open your browser on firestick, and with the help of an on-screen keyboard type this URL: https://sportsurge.club/ and start streaming your favorite sports for free on firestick.
We have a dedicated guide on this topic: How to Watch Sportsurge on firestick
Always use a VPN while using Free Sports app on Firestick
Streaming sports channels via free apps is not really legal and you may end up in trouble if your ISP caught your doing this, so it’s highly advisable to use a VPN like ExpressVPN.
Follow the below steps to know how you can install ExpressVPN on your FireStick.
- First of all, go to your FireStick home screen.
- Now go to the search option and type ‘ExpressVPN‘
- Now the app will appear right in front of your screen.
- Click on the Get button to start the downloading process.
- Now visit the ExpressVPN website and place your order.
- Enter your Login ID and Password.
- After sign in you can start using VPN.
Best Sports Streaming Apps for Firestick (Paid)
Now as I promised I will be sharing both free as well as paid sports streaming apps for firestick. If you are someone who is not interested in using the free app because of any reason then don’t worry there are paid options available and in fact, paid apps are actually legal and safe methods to stream content.
ESPN is a very big name in sports channels and I think it needs no introduction, so if you are looking for a high-quality app for streaming sports on firestick then have a look at the ESPN service. ESPN has started its own over-the-top subscription-based service for those who want to ESPN on firestick or on their smartphones.
You can stream sports like Hockey, NFL, Basketball, UFC, etc. If you are living in the United States then I highly recommend you to try the ESPN+ service it is super awesome.
If you want to read more about ESPN+ on firestick then read this guide: How to Watch ESPN on Firestick
2) CBS Sports
Just like ESPN+, CBS sports has also its own Over-the-top streaming service I have personally used their service and I must say it is dope.
You can stream sports like NFL, NBA, MLB, MMA, etc. You can choose to watch highlights as well as live TV. The app is super feature-loaded and works flawlessly on firestick. The easy-to-use interface of this application really makes the overall user experience pretty good.
The charges of CBS sports are pretty reasonable and cheaper than ESPN+ so if you are interested you can give it a try. We have a separate guide on this topic, check it out: How to Watch CBS Sports on firestick
3) Youtube TV
When it comes to the live TV streaming services, Youtube always tops the list and the reason is they have pretty reasonable prices and the quality they provide is top-notch. So if your plan is to watch sports along with other live TV channels from countries like the USA, UK, Canada, etc then I highly suggest you to go with Youtube TV.
I have tried their service and I personally like it a lot. You have to pay $65 per month for normal live TV channels and an extra $11 for sports channels add-on.
4) Fubo TV
Fubo TV is another live TV streaming service that is the number 1 choice for those who are only interested in streaming sports. Fubo TV is well known for its high-quality sports channel from all over the world. However, the pricing is a little on the upper side but it is completely justified since the quality is top-notch.
Their basic package starts at only $54.99 and their most expensive package is available at $84.99. However, if you are interested in watching the ESPN network then go with the basic package since ESPN is included in the basic package.
5) Sling TV
Now above two live TV streaming services are a little on the expensive side, right? well now here is the very affordable live TV streaming service Sling TV. Sling TV is well known for its budget-friendly package, so for those who are running on a tight budget then try Sling TV for streaming sports channels.
Sling TV has two packages 1) Orange, and 2) Blue, to watch channels like ESPN, you need to buy their Orange package and that will cost you $30.
Frequently Asked Questions
1) Which is the best free sports app for firestick?
Now if you ask me what my favorite free sports streaming app then it has to be Redbox Tv definitely. Because it is right now very stable and has almost all my favorite sports channels.
2) Best Paid App for streaming sports on firestick?
You can try apps like ESPN+ and CBS Sports as I already discussed above but I recommend you to try live TV streaming services like Youtube TV and Fubo TV. Since they are the most value for money and have thousands of sports channels.
3) Is it legal to use free sports app on firestick?
Well, it is not 100% legal to use any free streaming app on firestick. You have to use a VPN to avoid any legal trouble and that’s why I always recommend my viewer to use a VPN on their firestick.
So, finally, I fulfilled my promise of sharing amazing paid and free sports on firestick. I hope this article will help you in watching your favorite sport or sports channel on firestick. All the free sports apps for firestick that I shared in this article are working 100% fine at the time of writing this article.
If you are having some doubts or if you know any app that should be included in the list then please let us know by dropping your comment in the below comment section.