NBA Regular Season Basketball Returns To London


The Atlanta Hawks play host to the Brooklyn Nets in a regular-season game at The O2 on 16 January as part of NBA Global Games London 2014.

The Nets, who be playing their fourth game in the capital since 2008, feature a roster packed with All-Stars, including summer signings Kevin Garnett and Paul Pierce, who joined veterans Deron Williams and Joe Johnson.

The Hawks roster features young players Jeff Teague and rookie Dennis Schroder, who hails from Germany, as well as NBA veterans, Kyle Korver and Paul Millsap. For the Hawks, it is a return to London where they took part in the first ever NBA games in the city, playing back-to-back games against the Orlando Magic in 1993.
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