NESN stands for New England Sports Network, a regional sports-based cable and satellite TV network. If you are a sports fan, then NESN can be your new sports buddy. It provides complete stats, news, schedules, and team standings from MLB, NFL, NHL & NBA live. Also, it gives access to live coverage of all Red Sox and Bruins games, as well as postgame interviews, highlights, and analysis. So let’s see how to add and watch NESN on Roku.

What’s on NESN?

  • NESN and NESN+ live
  • NESN Original Shows (My Story, After Hours, Dining Playbook, and many more)
  • TV Schedule
  • Live Stats, schedule, and standings of MLB, NFL, NHL & NBA
  • Sports News

How to Add NESN on Roku?

The following steps will help you add the NESN channel to your streaming device.

[1] Turn on your Roku device and press the Home button on your Roku remote.

[2] Select Streaming Channels and choose Search Channels.

Select Streaming Channels

[3] Enter NESN and from the search results, choose the official app.

Enter NESN to stream NESN on Roku

[4] Now Click on Add channel to add NESN to your channel list and select OK.

[5] Click on Go to Channel to launch NESN.

[6] Sign in with your cable TV provider.

Note: You can sign in with your Google or Facebook account to watch stats and highlights. But you need to log in with your service provider to access live TV and many more on NESN.

[7] You can watch all your favorite sports on NESN.

MESN on Roku

How to Screen Mirror NESN on Roku

NESN app is available on Android and iOS smartphones. So, you can use the screen mirroring feature on Roku to mirror the NESN channel.

How to Enable Screen Mirroring on Roku

Before you screen mirror contents to your Roku device, you need to enable screen mirroring on Roku.

[1] Select Settings and choose System.

Select System

[2] Choose Screen Mirroring and select Screen Mirroring Mode.

Select Screen mirroring

[3] Select either Prompt or Always Allow to allow screen mirroring on Roku.

Select Prompt to stream NESN on Roku

Screen Mirror NESN on Roku from Android Smartphone

You can follow the steps below to screen mirror NESN from Android smartphones.

[1] Open your Android device and select Play Store.

[2] Enter NESN on the search bar, and from the search results, choose the NESN app.

[3] Click on Install to install the app on your Android device.

[4] Once the installation is done, open the NESN app.

[5] Now, go to the Notification panel and select Cast.

Select Cast to stream NESN on Roku

[6] Choose your Roku device from the list of available devices.

[7] The contents on your screen will be mirrored to Roku.

[8] Now, Sign in using your TV provider account and enjoy streaming live sports on Roku.

Screen Mirroring NESN on Roku From iOS Smartphone

The below steps will help you to screen mirror the NESN app from iOS Smartphones. Also, update your iOS Smartphone to the latest version and follow the steps below.

[1] Turn on your iOS device and download the NESN app from App Store.

[2] Go to the Control Centre and select Screen Mirroring.

Select Screen Mirroring to stream NESN on Roku

[3] Choose your Roku device from the available devices and select OK.

[4] You can now mirror the contents on your screen to the Roku device.

[5] Launch the NESN app and log in using the TV provider account.

[6] Enjoy streaming the content on Roku.

Screen Mirror NESN on Roku from PC

Connect your PC and Roku to the same Wi-Fi network and follow the steps below:

1. On your PC browser, visit the official website of NESN.

NESN webpage

2. Next, sign in with your cable TV provider account.

3. Choose any of the available content from NESN and play it.

4. Then, press the Windows + K keys on your keyboard simultaneously.

5. Now, your PC scans for nearby devices.

6. Once you see your Roku device, click on it.

7. Finally, go back to the NESN web page and mirror the content to your Roku device-connected TV.

Alternative Ways to Watch NESN on Roku

To watch NESN on Roku without cable, you need to use streaming services.

1. fuboTV


fuboTV on Roku is the perfect combination of both Sports and Entertainment. It has one of the largest collections of sports channels. It has a plan called Pro Plan – $69.99/month and Elite Plan – $79.99/month. You can stream NESN on fuboTV by subscribing to any one of these plans.

2. DirecTV Stream

DirecTV Stream on Roku lets you watch the NESN channel with the subscription to the Entertainment pack at $69.99 per month. With the subscription to the entertainment plan, you will get 65+ channels, including NESN. Even with a subscription to the basic plan of DirecTV Stream, you will get unlimited cloud DVR storage.

DirecTV Stream

3. YouTube TV

YouTube TV is on Roku. Also, with the subscription to Youtube TV at $64.99 per month, you can get the NESN channel. Upon subscribing to YouTube TV, you will get 85+ channels. Some of the channels you will get with subscribing to YouTube TV are ABC, CBS, NBC, and more. In addition, you will get unlimited DVR storage to record your favorite shows.

YouTube TV


(1) Is NESN on Roku free?

The NESN channel is free to add on to Roku.

(2) How to watch NESN on Roku?

After adding the NESN channel, launch it and sign in with your cable TV provider account to watch the NESN channel.

(3) How to activate NESN on Roku?

You can just sign in with your cable TV provider account on the NESN channel to watch it.

(4) How to stream NESN on Roku without cable?

You can use streaming services like fuboTV to stream it on Roku.