How to stream the 2018 NCAA March Madness on Amazon Fire TV or FireStick? From March 14th until April 2nd, the brightest basketball talents from around the USA will battle it out for the right to be called the best in the land. The March Madness basketball tournament is one of the most watched, not only in the States, but also in the UK, Canada, Australia, and Europe. In the guide below, you can find instructions on how to watch March Madness on FireStick live online.
How to Watch NCAA March Madness on FireStick?
There certainly is no shortage of apps you can use in order to stream the NCAA March Madness 2018 on your FireStick.
The Official NCAA March Madness App
How many sports events get there own dedicated streaming app? Not many for sure. You can watch all the basketball action throughout March by installing the NCAA March Madness app on your FireStick. The app offers free 3 Hour Preview. That means you can watch NCAA March Madness for free for the first three hours. You also get Google Bracket IQ Tournament analytics. In case you’re a basketball fan, this app is simply a must have.
CBS, TNT, TruTV, and TBS
CBS, TBS, TNT, and TruTV will all be broadcasting specific games form the March Madness Tournament. The only downside is that you’ll need an American cable subscription to sign into these apps. If you already own one, simply download and install these applications on your Fire TV or FireStick and enjoy every minute of the 2018 March Madness Tournament.
In case you don’t have a cable subscription, AT&T’s DirecTV Now is another app you can use to watch the March Madness on your Fire TV or FireStick . You can sign up for a free 7-day DirecTV Now trial to watch all major sports events live online.
Don’t let the name fool you. Sony’s PSVue is a live streaming service that is now available on all major streaming devices and not only on the PS4 and PS3. You can use your PSVue subscription to stream March Madness on FireStick, Amazon Fire TV, and other devices.
Sling TV were one of the first stand-alone live streaming services in the United States. Today, they are the most popular as well. The Sling TV app can be found on Roku, Apple TV, Amazon Fire TV, iOS, Android, Chromecast, as well as Samsung and LG Smart TVs.
Best VPN for FireStick
Unfortunately for American expats living abroad, all of the streaming channels we’ve listed above are geoblocked. In order to bypass these geographic restrictions, you need to spoof your online location. Also known as ‘virtual private network, a VPN mainly helps you encrypt your Internet traffic and adds an extra layer of security to your browsing activities.
- Using an American VPN server unblocks NCAA March Madness, PS Vue, Sling TV, and all other US-only channels.
- Setting up VPN on FireStick, iPhone, Android, iPad, PC, and Mac is straight forward. Sign up. Download the VPN app. Choose a US server.
- No need to worry about DNS Hijacking or Transparent DNS proxies. VPN is immune against both.
- VPN encrypts all your traffic and prevents anybody from spying on you online.
Keep in mind that VPN only helps you bypass regional blocks. You still need a valid subscription to the channels you wish to unblock when using VPN. With that being said, ExpressVPN are the best VPN service provider of 2018. Here’s a list of other top VPNs you can sign up with.
How to Watch 2018 March Madness on Amazon Fire TV or FireStick?
That’s all you need to know about how to stream NCAA March Madness on your Fire TV. Are there any other apps you can use for the same purpose? Let us know by leaving a comment below and we’ll update the guide above.