BROOKLYN’S BARCLAYS CENTER TO HOST NBA DRAFT 2016 PRESENTED BY STATE FARM®

May 18, 2016

BROOKLYN, May 18, 2016 – NBA Draft 2016 presented by State Farm® will be held in Brooklyn, on Thursday, June 23 at 7 p.m. ET, the NBA announced today. Barclays Center, the home of the Brooklyn Nets, will host the draft for the fourth consecutive year.

Tickets starting at $20 will be available for public sale beginning Monday, May 23 at 10 a.m. through nbatickets.com or by calling 800-745-3000. Fans can also purchase tickets at the American Express Box Office at Barclays Center beginning Tuesday, May 24 at noon (if tickets are still available).

By virtue of winning NBA Draft Lottery 2016 presented by State Farm, the Philadelphia 76ers earned the right to select first overall at NBA Draft 2016 presented by State Farm.

The NBA Draft 2016 presented by State Farm will air live on ESPN and ESPN Radio.