For the first time, the Philippines will host a preseason exhibition game between two NBA teams this year.
The historic event will be will be held at the SM Mall of Asia Arena in Pasay City on October 10,2013 and the said game is between the Houston Rockets and the Indiana Pacers There’s a number of NBA players had visited the Philippines in the past. In July last year, Dennis Rodman and Scottie Pippen played an exhibition game against a selection of former PBA stars while NBA superstars Kobe Bryant, Derrick Rose, and Kevin Durant headlined two exhibition matches versus the Smart Gilas team and a PBA selection at the Smart Araneta Coliseum in July 2011.
Details of the game are yet to be officially announced in a news conference to be held at the SM MOA Arena on Tuesday, March 5, 2013.
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