NBA confirms details for NBA Global Games in London
By iSportconnect | July 28, 2016
The National Basketball Association and AEG have announced that NBA Global Games London 2017 will feature the Denver Nuggets and Indiana Pacers travelling to London for a regular-season game at The O2.
The announcement was made via Facebook Live from the NBA’s European headquarters in London.
Fans in the U.K. will be able to watch the game live on BT Sport, buy cialis while fans in Europe will be able to view it through the NBA’s official local broadcast partners.
The game will mark both teams’ first trip to the U.K. and the league’s seventh regular-season game in London.
In addition to the oncourt action, asthma NBA Global Games London 2017 will feature a variety of interactive fan activities, NBA Cares community outreach initiatives and Jr. NBA basketball programs that will bring the NBA experience to fans in London.
NBA Commissioner Adam Silver: “We are thrilled to return for our seventh regular-season game in London. With almost 25 percent of players in the NBA born outside of the United States, we are seeing firsthand the global growth of our game, which has never been more popular in the U.K.”
NBA EMEA Senior Vice President and Managing Director Benjamin Morel: “We look forward to welcoming the Nuggets and Pacers in January for what is sure to be a memorable regular-season game that fans in the U.K. and throughout Europe will enjoy. Surrounding the game, the NBA will also host interactive activities for fans and social responsibility initiatives to impact the local community, continuing our efforts to grow basketball across the region.”