According to the Detroit Pistons, they will be playing a regular-season game overseas during the 2022-23 regular season.
On Tuesday morning, the Pistons announced they will be taking on the Chicago Bulls on January 19, 2023, at the Accor Arena in Paris, France.
The Detroit #Pistons are headed to Paris! 🇫🇷
We'll face the Chicago Bulls on January 19, 2023 at the Accor Arena in Paris, France. Learn more about #NBAParis: https://t.co/GbzkvKfwjS pic.twitter.com/GFRWLkOIHB
— Detroit Pistons (@DetroitPistons) May 24, 2022
Following the announcement, Pistons GM Troy Weaver made the following comment.
“The Detroit Pistons organization is excited to take on the Chicago Bulls and play our first-ever game in France. Playing a regular-season game in Paris will be a great experience for our players and coaches and we look forward to showcasing Detroit Basketball to an international audience,” Weaver said.
From Troy Weaver https://t.co/m0AcRMsvaj pic.twitter.com/DQaP08YOVn
— James L. Edwards III (@JLEdwardsIII) May 24, 2022
Nation, are you looking forward to watching the Detroit Pistons play overseas?