New York is going to get a treat for the start of the NBA season.
The Brooklyn Nets will host the New York Knicks for their first regular season game of the 2012-2013 season, Newsday reported.
The game is scheduled for November 1 and will be televised to a national audience on TNT.
This will be the first regular season game in the Barclays Center, the Nets' new home arena in Downtown Brooklyn.
The entire 2012-2013 schedule will be announced on Thursday at 7 p.m.