2) Activate hotspot shield, edit: just click the icon on you desktop to open a browser window. You have to let it connect. I lost power and when I went back in and opened a window and went to ESPN3 it was blacked out again. I did the IP search and I was back in Houston. I clicked the icon and let it connect and I am now in California watching the game again.
3) Go to ESPN3 and click the link to the game.
4) It will not recognize your ISP because you have a new one that is not in partnership with ESPN3. A box will pop up. Select your provider and choose to log-in to said provider.