The National Basketball Association (NBA) and Euroleague Basketball present the Oklahoma City Thunder vs FC Barcelona Lassa as part of NBA Global Games Europe 2016 presented by BBVA.
The Thunder will tip off against 18-time Spanish League Champion and two-time Euroleague Champion FC Barcelona Lassa on October 5 at Palau Sant Jordi. The Thunder, who in 2016 made their fourth Western Conference Finals appearance in the last six years, previously played a pair of European preseason games in 2013 against the Philadelphia 76ers in Manchester (England) and against Fenerbahçe Ulker in Istanbul (Turkey).
FC Barcelona Lassa, which currently features Juan Carlos Navarro and Ante Tomic, last played against an NBA team in 2012 when they faced the Dallas Mavericks in Barcelona.
NBA Global Games Europe 2016 will feature a variety of interactive fan activities and NBA Cares community events that will bring the NBA experience to fans in Barcelona.