The State Departments travel alert was one step below a travel warning and did not advise Americans to cancel their European travel plans.
The New York Knicks have practiced as scheduled ahead of the second match of their European Preseason Tour, with star player Amar’e Stoudemire promising to have fun in Paris despite warnings of a possible terrorist attack in Europe.
The New York Knicks were scheduled to play Olimpia Milano in Milan on Sunday.
Americans could be facing a European travel alert by Sunday. The Obama administration is considering issuing the advisory over concerns that al-Qaida is planning to attack some European cities.