NBA ticket prices
The National Basketball Association (NBA) is a North American professional basketball league with 29 teams in the United States and one in Canada. The league generates more than 3.5 billion U.S. dollars in revenue as a whole each year. Average attendance at regular season NBA home games was at 17,348 in the 2012/13 season with tickets selling for 50.99 U.S. dollars on average. The 2012/13 season marked the first time tickets for NBA games sold for more than 50 U.S. dollars on average.
The New York Knicks as a franchise charged the most for its tickets with an average price of 123.22 U.S. dollars per ticket. With an average price of 29.27 U.S., tickets for Charlotte Bobcat games were the cheapest. Compared to the other major North American sports leagues, tickets for NBA games are more expensive than tickets for Major League Baseball games (27.48 U.S. dollars) but less expensive than tickets for NHL games (61.01 U.S. dollars) and NFL games (78.38 U.S. dollars).