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NBA London game tickets set to go on sale

PUBLISHED: 18:00 12 September 2018

NBA legends Rip Hamilton and Chauncey Billups took to the Coca-Cola London Eye to announce the NBA London Game 2019 between New York Knicks & the Washington Wizards (Pic: Christopher Lanaway)

NBA legends Rip Hamilton and Chauncey Billups took to the Coca-Cola London Eye to announce the NBA London Game 2019 between New York Knicks & the Washington Wizards (Pic: Christopher Lanaway)

Copyright retained by Christopher Lanaway & Christopher Lanaway Photography.

The National Basketball Association (NBA) announced that tickets for the NBA London Game 2019 featuring the Washington Wizards and the New York Knicks will go on general sale Friday, October 19 at 9am.

NBA London Game 2019 between New York Knicks & the Washington Wizards tickets set for sale (Pic: Christopher Lanaway)NBA London Game 2019 between New York Knicks & the Washington Wizards tickets set for sale (Pic: Christopher Lanaway)

The game, which will be played at The O2 on Thursday, January, 17, 2019, marks the ninth regular-season NBA game to be played in London in as many years.

In advance of tickets going on general sale, NBA fans are invited to register their details at NBA.com/London to gain early access to a limited number of tickets via a presale to be held on Wednesday, October 17 at 9am.

For all VIP and Hospitality Package enquiries please contact basketball@engage.co.uk or +44 (0)20 7048 4875.

The Wizards’ roster currently features All-Star guards Bradley Beal and John Wall, who last season led the Wizards in points and assists, respectively, as well as eight-time NBA All-Star center Dwight Howard.

The Knicks’ roster currently features Latvian forward Kristaps Porzingis, French point guard Frank Ntilikina and guard Tim Hardaway Jr.

The game will be broadcast by the NBA’s broadcast partners across Europe, the Middle East and Africa and on NBA League Pass International.

The NBA London Game 2019 represents the Knicks’ third game in the capital, having played regular-season games against the Detroit Pistons in 2013 and the Milwaukee Bucks in 2015.

The Wizards will be playing their first game in the UK.

All eight previous regular-season NBA games in London sold-out.

The NBA London Game 2019 will be supported by a full roster of marketing partners, including Beats by Dr.Dre, Foot Locker, Gatorade, Nike, SAP and Tissot.

To buy tickets visit www.axs.com/nbalondon or go to The O2 app.

Fans in the UK can find more NBA information at NBA.com/UK, and on Facebook (NBA UK) and Twitter (@NBAUK).

Fans can also purchase all the latest Knicks and Wizards merchandise at NBAStore.eu, and at The O2 on game night.

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