New York Knicks to play Milwaukee Bucks in London

Carmelo Anthony and Amar'e Stoudemire of the New York Knicks watch on against the Boston Celtics at Madison Square Garden on December 8, 2013
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The New York Knicks will play the Milwaukee Bucks at The O2 in London during the 2014-15 NBA season.

The NBA has announced that the New York Knicks and Milwaukee Bucks will play a regular-season game at The O2 next season.

The teams will meet at the London venue on January 15 as part of the league's expanding global schedule, which will also see the Houston Rockets face the Minnesota Timberwolves in Mexico.

Commissioner Adam Silver said: "These regular-season games will bring the excitement and incredible competition of our league to more fans in Europe and Latin America."

Earlier this year, the Brooklyn Nets claimed a 127-110 win over the Atlanta Hawks in London.

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