NBA Europe Live: Barcelona-76ers Sold Out
All 15,000 tickets that were available for the NBA Europe Live game between Winterthur FCB and the Philadelphia 76ers on October 5 in Barcelona have been sold out. The exhibition game will be held at Palau Sant Jordi in Barcelona on the first night of NBA Europe Live games, which include with seven others in five more cities - Moscow, Rome, Lyon, Paris and Cologne, Germany - through October 11. Tickets for the Barcelona-Philadelphia game went on sale in May. The 76ers will be in Barcelona days before the game, as well, holding their training camp. The 76ers will also participate in the four-team tournament that concludes NBA Europe Live on October 10 and 11 in Cologne. Although Winterthur FC Barcelona doesn't play its regular games in Palau Sant Jordi, the team will have fond memories of the arena where it won its first Euroleague Basketball title in 2003 before 16,670 fans. Barcelona later that year played its last game against an NBA team at Palau Sant Jordi, falling 80-91 to Pau Gasol and the Memphis Grizzlies in an exhibition. falling 80-91 to Pau Gasol and the Memphis Grizzlies in an exhibition.