Search

Basketball: NBA London Game tickets to go on sale next week

PUBLISHED: 08:00 12 October 2017

Gordon Hayward will play for the Boston Celtics at the O2 Arena on January 11 in the NBA London Game 2018(pic: Brian Babineau//via Getty Images)

Gordon Hayward will play for the Boston Celtics at the O2 Arena on January 11 in the NBA London Game 2018(pic: Brian Babineau//via Getty Images)

2017

Boston Celtics and Philadelphia 76ers will meet at the O2 Arena on January 11

Ben Simmons will play for the Philadeplhia 76ers at the O2 Arena on January 11 in the NBA London Game 2018 (pic: Jesse D. Garrabrant/NBAE via Getty Images)Ben Simmons will play for the Philadeplhia 76ers at the O2 Arena on January 11 in the NBA London Game 2018 (pic: Jesse D. Garrabrant/NBAE via Getty Images)

Tickets for the NBA London Game between Philadelphia 76ers and Boston Celtics at London’s O2 Arena on January 11 will go on sale on October 20 at 9am.

The game marks the eighth 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 October 18 at 9am.

The 76ers currently feature 2016-17 NBA All-Rookie First Team members Joel Embiid and Dario Šarić (Croatia), as well as both the 2016 and 2017 number one overall draft picks Ben Simmons and Markelle Fultz.

The Celtics are led by four-time NBA All-Star and 2016 NBA Champion Kyrie Irving, 2017 NBA All-Star Gordon Hayward and four-time NBA All-Star Al Horford, who last season led the team in rebounds.

The game will mark the Celtics’ second contest in the capital, having played a pre-season game against the Minnesota Timberwolves in 2007.

The 76ers will be playing their second game in the UK and first game in London, having previously played a pre-season game in Manchester against the Oklahoma City Thunder in 2013.

The NBA London Game 2018 will be supported by world-class marketing partners, including Cisco, Gatorade, Marriott Rewards, Müller, Nike, SAP and Tissot.

Fans in the UK can find more information at NBA.com/UK, the league’s official online destination in the UK, and on Facebook (NBA UK) and Twitter (@NBAUK).

Fans can also purchase all the latest Celtics and 76ers merchandise at NBAStore.eu.

The NBA London Game 2018 will air live on BT Sport, the official broadcast partner of the NBA in the UK.

Latest Barking and Dagenham Stories

17:00

Dagenham & Redbridge players are urging the fans to stick with them after failing to win in their opening five National League fixtures this season.

57 minutes ago

They have sold more than 55million records and had 34 number one hits worldwide and on Monday they’ll be the headline act at a music event in Dagenham.

11:00

Despite an outlay of £100m in the summer, the Hammers turned in a display that would not have been out of place during the last disastrous campaign

10:00

Dagenham & Redbridge striker Tomi Adeloye is delighted to get his first goal for the club in their 2-1 defeat to Halifax Town.

Almost half of Barking and Dagenham’s pupils have bagged A*-B grades in their A-levels.

08:08

Essex pace bowler Peter Siddle admitted it had been a hard return to County Championship action after Somerset had the better of play at Taunton on Sunday.

12:00

As she showed me photos of her little boy you could almost believe she was happy.

10:05

Nestled at the back of Barking Library, a tech hub is turning bright sparks into digital daemons.

PROMOTED CONTENT

Barking and Dagenham is home to Better Extreme, London’s largest indoor skatepark. Whatever your discipline, be it skateboarding, inline, BMX or scootering, there’s a challenge waiting for you.

Barking Sporthouse has a wide range of fun things to do with your children this summer

The festive season is a hectic time for many, with frenzied dashes to the shops for groceries and gifts, and parties to arrange and attend.

Newsletter Sign Up

Barking and Dagenham Post twice-weekly newsletter
Sign up to receive our regular email newsletter

Our Privacy Policy

Most read sport

Show Job Lists

Digital Edition

cover

Enjoy the
Barking and Dagenham Post
e-edition today

Subscribe

Education and Training

cover

Read the
Education and Training
e-edition today

Read Now