Ad Inventory For NCAA Tourney 95% Sold Sporting KC Unveils '14 TV Schedule Steedman Named AEG Facilities COO OSU Partners With Sporting Innovations Yahoo Named MLB.com's Fantasy Game Cuban To Visit USF Sport Management Program Details Emerge About Rio Games Golf Fields Torrey Pines Likely To Host '21 U.S. Open Ross Wants To Pay For Stadium Upgrade Martha Ford Takes Over Lions Ownership
SBD/February 16, 2011/Research and RatingsPrint All
The NBA is averaging 17,080 fans per game this season, flat compared to the same period a year ago. Western Conference teams are seeing a slight uptick at the gate, led by the Grizzlies (+8.2%) and Clippers (+8.0%). The Trail Blazers lead all Western Conference clubs, averaging 20,462 fans per game and filling the Rose Garden to 102.4% of capacity. Only three Western Conference teams -- the Nuggets, Rockets and Hornets -- are seeing dips in attendance. The Nuggets are seeing the biggest drop, down 5.3% at Pepsi Center. Listed below is team-by-team attendance for the NBA Western Conference, with comparisons to the same period a year ago. See tomorrow's issue of THE DAILY for Eastern Conference figures (THE DAILY).NBA WESTERN CONFERENCE ATTENDANCE THROUGH FEB. 15
HOME TEAMGMSTOTALAVG.% CAP.PREV.% +/-GMS ('09-10) Trail Blazers25511,54620,462102.4%20,4620.0%29 Mavericks28559,03919,966104.0%19,9380.1%24 Jazz29565,62219,50498.0%19,2201.5%29 Lakers27512,91918,997100.0%18,9970.0%29 Warriors30557,25118,57594.8%17,9423.5%25 Spurs27489,60918,13497.6%17,9031.3%29 Thunder27489,22618,11999.5%17,8811.3%25 Suns28487,01517,39394.4%17,3010.5%25 Clippers30517,34917,24590.5%15,9658.0%25 Nuggets29481,04416,58886.6%17,509-5.3%28 Rockets27435,80416,14189.5%16,682-3.2%25 Hornets28411,25514,68885.5%14,853-1.1%25 T'Wolves27391,47614,49974.9%14,4590.3%27 Grizzlies27383,47614,20378.4%13,1258.2%26 Kings29391,32713,49477.9%13,4900.0%26 W.C. TOTALS4187,183,95817,18791.7%17,0970.5%397 NBA TOTALS82114,022,87117,08089.2%17,0310.3%780
NOTES: Teams can exceed 100% capacity because of standing-room-only ticket sales. All attendance figures are based on totals posted immediately following games. They may not reflect any subsequent adjustments made by teams or the league.