The Women’s National Basketball Association, or NBA, is a professional basketball league based in the United States. The league had its inception in 1997 and was viewed as the female version of the NBA, but has yet to reach the levels that were anticipated. Currently the league is comprised of 13 teams, 12 of which share a city with an NBA franchise, the only team not to share a city is the Connecticut Sun which capitalize on the success of the University of Connecticut women’s basketball success.
One reason the league has yet to reach major success is the lack of fan appeal and ticket sales. Most teams have trouble selling out home games, and most games are not televised. WNBA tickets have yet to become a major player on the secondary market. Only WNBA Finals tickets produce much demand among fans.
The heads of six major sports leagues came together for a remote discussion on their potential return to the playing field – offering both optimism and frustration about their current situations. ESPN’s “The Return of Sports” special aired Monday night with commissioners of the NBA, WNBA, NFL, NHL, MLS... Read more
A variety of sports tickets hit the market on Wednesday, with the Houston Texans 2019 home games leading the bunch. The Texans will begin their home campaign September 15 against the Jacksonville Jaguars and face the Lions, Broncos, Colts, and Patriots in Houston this season, among others. Fans can... Read more
Tickets for several upcoming WNBA games will be on sale Wednesday and are just one of many sports leagues represented on the daily listings. The Atlanta Dream, Connecticut Sun, Washington Mystics and Chicago Sky all have select games available for either general sale or presale. Other notable sports tickets... Read more
Family-favorite musical Aladdin continues its national tour, with an upcoming stop in Durham, North Carolina leaving nearly two dozen performances with tickets up for sale. Aladdin won’t take the stage at the Durham Performing Arts Center until October, but consumers can grab their tickets on general sale starting tomorrow.... Read more
In an attempt to put thoughts into actions, a handful of WNBA players announced the “Take a Seat, Take a Stand” initiative, where the league pledged to donate $5 from each ticket sold to nonprofits devoted to women’s issues and programs. This $5 donation will apply to single-game tickets... Read more
Closing out the week in the ticketing market are dozens of new concerts from a number of different artists. Upcoming tours from rock bands 311 & The Offspring, 5 Seconds of Summer and Goo Goo Dolls are among the many summer tours with tickets up for grabs. Also featured... Read more
While basketball fans have been primarily focused on the NCAA tournament and upcoming NBA Playoffs, the WNBA season is just around the corner as evidenced by today’s batch of tickets on sale. Both the Los Angeles Sparks and Seattle Storm have over a dozen home games with tickets hitting... Read more
With the NHL Playoffs officially getting underway tonight, it may be surprising to have first-round tickets still going on sale. That’s the case today, as a potential three home games for the Minnesota Wild hit the market. The Wild will take on the Jets in first-round Western Conference action... Read more
Wednesday’s list of tickets on sale is rather sports-heavy, bolstered by potential home playoff games for the Boston Bruins. The Bruins currently stand at No. 2 in the Eastern Conference, making their chances of a conference tournament win favorable and a run for the Stanley Cup not out of... Read more
Summer events are heating up today’s list of tickets on sale, beginning with the presale. Tickets to catch country stars Alan Jackson, Keith Urban and Kenny Chesney on their trips to various amphitheaters across the country are available for presale, as is a heap of New York Yankees season... Read more