Le premier match NBA de saison régulière de l’histoire à Paris !
The Charlotte Hornets and the Milwaukee Bucks will play in the NBA’s first regular-season game in Paris at the AccorHotels Arena on Friday, January 24, 2020.
Tickets for The NBA Paris Game 2020 Presented by beIN Sports will go on sale at a later date. Fans can register their interest in tickets and gain access to presale information and more by visiting NBAEvents.com/ParisGame. Registering does not guarantee a ticket and tickets are limited.
The NBA Paris Game 2020 Presented by beIN Sports will mark the Hornets’ second game in Paris, having played a preseason game in the French capital in 1994 against the Golden State Warriors. The Hornets roster currently features French star Nicolas Batum, 2019 NBA Slam Dunk Contest participant Miles Bridges and center Bismack Biyombo. The home team Hornets previously played a preseason game in Paris in 1994.
The Bucks will be playing their first game in France, having played a regular-season game in London in 2015. Milwaukee, who finished the 2018-19 season with the best record in the NBA, currently feature the NBA’s Most Valuable Player and three-time NBA All-Star Giannis Antetokounmpo (Greece), NBA All-Star Khris Middleton and 2019 All-Defensive First Team member Eric Bledsoe.
The game will be the NBA’s 10th game at the AccorHotels Arena since 1991 and the 11th game in France all-time.
The game will be supported by a full roster of marketing partners, including presenting partner beIN Sports, Beats, Nike, and Tissot, with additional partners to be announced in the coming months.