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PHOTOS: Prince William and Kate attend NBA game

December 09, 2014 18:37 IST

Britain's Prince William, Duke of Cambridge,left, and his wife Catherine, Duchess of Cambridge pose with LeBron James

Image: Britain's Prince William, Duke of Cambridge, left, and his wife Catherine, Duchess of Cambridge pose with LeBron James. Photograph: Neilson Barnard/Reuters

After meeting the President, Barack Obama, the Duke and Duchess of Cambridge, Prince William and Kate Middleton took time during their trip to New York to attend an NBA game in Brooklyn between the Cleveland Cavaliers and Brooklyn Nets at the Barclays Center.

Prince William, Duke of Cambridge and Catherine, Duchess of Cambridge

Image: Prince William, Duke of Cambridge and Catherine, Duchess of Cambridge watch the game between the Cleveland Cavaliers and the Brooklyn Nets at Barclays Center. Photograph: Al Bello/Getty Images

The British Royal couple was sitting next to NBA legend Dikembe Mutombo.

Cavaliers star LeBron James described playing in front of the royal couple as an ‘honor’ in an interview.

Prince William, Duke of Cambridge and Catherine, Duchess of Cambridge watch the game between   the Cleveland Cavaliers and the Brooklyn Nets

Image: Prince William, Duke of Cambridge and Catherine, Duchess of Cambridge watch the game between the Cleveland Cavaliers and the Brooklyn Nets. Photograph: Al Bello/Getty Images

Kate looked chic in a grey coat, skinny jeans and black heels.

After the Cavaliers' 110-88 win, the Duke and Duchess met with four-time Most Valuable Player LeBron James.

Prince William, Duke of Cambridge and Catherine, Duchess of Cambridge watch the game between   the Cleveland Cavaliers and the Brooklyn Nets

Image: Prince William, Duke of Cambridge and Catherine, Duchess of Cambridge watch the game between the Cleveland Cavaliers and the Brooklyn Nets. Photograph: Al Bello/Getty Images

The royal couple then finished the day in style, rubbing shoulders with US pop royalty Beyonce and husband Jay-Z at their first NBA game.