Every year, each team in the National Basketball Association has one goal, and that is to make to the NBA Finals. The NBA’s championship round is a place were legendary players make history forever cementing their legacy. Bill Russell is known for his eleven NBA Championships with the Boston Celtics, Michael Jordan is revered for his six with the Chicago Bulls and Magic Johnson is remembered for his great performances in the Finals. Just like those players and the dozens more who have made a name in the NBA, basketball fans look forward to series every year.
Along with the Super Bowl and World Series, the NBA Finals are one of the highest grossing events in sports. That is particularly the case when teams in major markets qualify. The most common match-up has been the Boston Celtics and Los Angeles Lakers who have met in the NBA Finals 11 times as of 2009, most recently in the 2008 Finals. In that series ticket prices on the secondary ticket market reached all time highs on major resale sites including TicketNetwork, RazorGator and StubHub.
Currently the Celtics hold the record for most NBA Finals Championships with 17, followed by the Lakers who have 14, but hold the record for appearances with 29.
While patient Orlando Magic fans have waited almost 15 years since the last time the team was in the NBA Finals, not all of them will be able to see the team live when games shift to Amway Arena in the city. Because the arena doesn’t have a press... Read more
Tickets to catch the upcoming concerts from Blink-182 as well as tickets for the upcoming NBA Finals are on sale throughout the week ending June 6 as compiled by Ticket News. This week’s onsales begin today with tickets for the upcoming NBA Finals match-up between the Orlando Magic and... Read more
It comes as no surprise that this year’s NBA Finals between the Celtics and the Lakers have garnered much more attention than any of those in previous years. With a rivalry over 50 years deep, die hard fans have made it one of the most difficult tickets to get... Read more
If you have watched even a minute of this year’s NBA Finals between the Boston Celtics and the Los Angeles Lakers, you have heard all about the history as well as all about the great players and games of the past. You’ve seen the celebrities from Denzel Washington to... Read more
Tickets to see Janet Jackson, and tickets for the NBA Finals are on sale throughout the weekend ending June 7, as compiled by TicketNews. Tickets to Janet Jackson’s summer concert tour top the week’s onsales list. The pop superstar has tour stops in Vancouver and East Rutherford, NJ on... Read more