NBL vs NBA “It’s a dream come true!”

The National Basketball Association and the National Basketball League have announced that for the second consecutive year, NBL teams will travel to the United States to participate in the NBA preseason.

Melbourne United, the Perth Wildcats, Sydney Kings, New Zealand Breakers, and Adelaide 36ers will take part in this year’s NBL x NBA event, while six different NBA teams will be involved.

NBL Chief Executive Officer Jeremy Loeliger told Macquarie Sports Radio’s David Morrow and Tiffany Cherry, “It’s a dream come true!”


NBL x NBA Schedule:

September 28 – Philadelphia 76ers vs Melbourne United – Wells Fargo Centre, Philadelphia
September 29 – Utah Jazz vs Perth Wildcats – Vivint Smart Home Arena, Utah
September 30 – LA Clippers vs Sydney Kings – Stan Sheriff Centre, Honolulu
October 3 – Phoenix Suns vs New Zealand Breakers – Talking Stick Resort Arena, Phoenix
October 5 – Denver Nuggets vs Perth Wildcats – Pepsi Centre, Denver
October 5 – Toronto Raptors vs Melbourne United – Scotiabank Arena, Toronto
October 5 – Utah Jazz vs Adelaide 36ers – Vivint Smart Home Arena, Utah