This graph depicts the average ticket price for Boston Celtics games of the National Basketball Association from 2006/07 to 2013/14. In the 2006/07 season, the average ticket price was 57.04 U.S. dollars.
The Boston Celtics are a professional basketball team of the National Basketball Association (NBA) playing in the Eastern Conference of the league. The franchise was founded in 1946 and has been located in Boston ever since. Today, the Celtics play their home games at the TD Garden, which has a capacity of about 18,600 for basketball games. Celtics’ teams have won a total of 17 championships making it the most successful franchise in NBA history in terms of championships.
Forbes ascribes the team a franchise value of 730 million U.S. dollars in 2013, an increase of more than 50 percent over the previous year. Overall the Boston Celtics are the franchise with the fourth-highest value in the league behind the New York Knicks, the Los Angeles Lakers and the Chicago Bulls. On average, the franchises of the NBA had a value of 509 million U.S. dollars in 2013. In the 2011/12 season, the revenue of the Boston Celtics was at 143 million U.S. dollars.
Boston Celtics games were sold out throughout the 2012/13 season with an average per game attendance of 18,624. Total attendance was at about 745 thousand. The average ticket price for Boston Celtics games was at 73 U.S. dollars in 2012/13 according to Team Marketing Report’s Fan Cost Index. The overall league-wide average ticket price was at 51 U.S. dollars.