NBA fans will LOVE this! So Abu Dhabi’s Department of Culture and Tourism (DCT) and NBA announced today that the Atlanta Hawks will go head to head with the 2021 NBA champion Milwaukee Bucks. But guess where they’ll be playing!
Abu Dhabi will host the first NBA game in the UAE and the Arabian Gulf, this October!
You can catch the 2 Atlanta Hawks vs Milwaukee Bucks preseason games at the Etihad Arena on Yas Island in Abu Dhabi on October 6 and October 8
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You can catch the game in person or watch the live broadcast across the Middle East on beIN SPORTS, The Sports Channel and NBA League Pass
Tickets will be on sale SOON! Those who can’t wait can register to receive more exclusive info on The NBA Abu Dhabi Games 2022, including the pre-sale access and benefits.
Wondering who’ll be playing? You can expect to see NBA All-Star Trae Young with the Hawks, Clint Capels, John Collins and Bogdan Bogdanović, to name a few. You can also expect to see 2-time Kia NBA MVP Giannis Antetokounmpo, three-time NBA All-Star Khris Middleton and three-time NBA All-Defensive Team member Jrue Holiday