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Volume 20 No. 42

Research and Ratings

NBA

Through Feb. 10

Home team Dates Total Avg. % cap. Previous Change Dates (2012-13) Max. Min. 98+% 75-%
Atlanta Hawks 25 360,762 14,430 79.5% 14,756 -2.2% 26 19,262 10,185 3 11
Boston Celtics 27 485,566 17,984 96.6% 18,624 -3.4% 28 18,624 16,649 14 0
Brooklyn Nets 26 445,100 17,119 96.5% 17,084 +0.2% 28 17,732 15,326 17 0
Charlotte Bobcats 25 381,914 15,277 80.1% 15,543 -1.7% 25 19,631 11,118 3 10
Chicago Bulls 23 498,031 21,654 103.5% 21,728 -0.3% 26 22,158 21,181 23 0
Cleveland Cavaliers 25 428,647 17,146 83.4% 16,300 +5.2% 23 20,562 13,344 3 6
Dallas Mavericks 26 515,870 19,841 103.3% 19,985 -0.7% 23 20,375 19,359 26 0
Denver Nuggets 25 429,819 17,193 89.8% 17,195 0.0% 25 19,155 15,111 4 0
Detroit Pistons 27 396,002 14,667 66.4% 14,173 +3.5% 28 19,258 11,251 0 22
Golden State Warriors 25 489,900 19,596 100.0% 19,182 +2.2% 22 19,596 19,596 25 0
Houston Rockets 28 504,610 18,022 100.0% 16,231 +11.0% 26 18,328 16,407 25 0
Indiana Pacers 27 464,007 17,185 94.6% 14,662 +17.2% 24 18,165 13,130 16 2
Los Angeles Clippers 26 499,110 19,197 100.7% 19,190 0.0% 25 19,672 19,060 26 0
Los Angeles Lakers 22 417,363 18,971 99.9% 18,997 -0.1% 25 18,997 18,426 21 0
Memphis Grizzlies 27 443,053 16,409 90.6% 16,451 -0.3% 28 18,119 13,511 2 1
Miami Heat 24 474,419 19,767 100.9% 19,922 -0.8% 25 20,350 19,600 24 0
Milwaukee Bucks 25 337,816 13,513 72.2% 14,404 -6.2% 24 16,448 11,016 0 12
Minnesota Timberwolves 25 376,084 15,043 77.7% 16,737 -10.1% 24 19,888 11,702 1 12
New Orleans Pelicans 25 407,320 16,293 95.8% 13,517 +20.5% 23 18,209 13,203 11 0
New York Knicks (a) 29 574,548 19,812 100.0% 19,033 +4.1% 26 19,812 19,812 29 0
Oklahoma City Thunder 26 473,278 18,203 100.0% 18,203 0.0% 26 18,203 18,203 26 0
Orlando Magic 27 434,473 16,092 85.4% 17,765 -9.4% 26 18,846 13,588 2 1
Philadelphia 76ers 26 350,819 13,493 66.4% 16,211 -16.8% 28 19,523 10,061 0 19
Phoenix Suns 25 376,378 15,055 81.7% 15,057 0.0% 25 17,846 12,672 0 6
Portland Trail Blazers 24 470,599 19,608 98.1% 19,708 -0.5% 25 20,618 17,491 17 0
Sacramento Kings 27 433,294 16,048 92.7% 13,418 +19.6% 26 17,317 13,506 9 0
San Antonio Spurs 26 478,070 18,387 99.0% 18,403 -0.1% 24 18,581 17,318 20 0
Toronto Raptors 23 413,948 17,998 90.9% 18,105 -0.6% 26 20,155 15,201 6 0
Utah Jazz 25 445,721 17,829 89.5% 18,822 -5.3% 25 19,911 15,519 5 0
Washington Wizards 26 435,843 16,763 82.6% 15,878 +5.6% 25 20,356 12,809 2 7
TOTALS 767 13,242,364 17,265 90.4% 17,168 +0.6% 760 22,158 10,061 360 109

(a) Renovations at Madison Square Garden increased capacity to 19,812 this season from 19,033 last season.

Leaders

Total
New York Knicks 574,548
Dallas Mavericks 515,870
Houston Rockets 504,610
Average per game
Chicago Bulls 21,654
Dallas Mavericks 19,841
New York Knicks 19,812
Gain from last season
New Orleans Pelicans +20.5%
Sacramento Kings +19.6%
Indiana Pacers +17.2%
Loss from last season
Philadelphia 76ers -16.8%
Minnesota Timberwolves -10.1%
Orlando Magic -9.4%
% capacity of 98%+
New York Knicks 29
Dallas Mavericks 26
Los Angeles Clippers 26
Oklahoma City Thunder 26
% capacity of 75%-
Detroit Pistons 22
Philadelphia 76ers 19
Milwaukee Bucks 12
Minnesota Timberwolves 12

NHL (THROUGH FEB. 10)

Home team Dates Total Avg. % cap. 2012-13 avg.*
Anaheim Ducks 29 467,957 16,136 94.0% 15,888
Boston Bruins 31 544,515 17,565 100.0% 17,565
Buffalo Sabres 31 572,455 18,466 96.8% 18,970
Calgary Flames 29 559,381 19,289 100.0% 19,289
Carolina Hurricanes 32 491,898 15,372 82.3% 17,560
Chicago Blackhawks 29 625,587 21,572 109.4% 21,776
Colorado Avalanche 29 460,937 15,894 88.3% 15,445
Columbus Blue Jackets 29 407,673 14,058 77.5% 14,565
Dallas Stars 29 431,655 14,885 80.3% 17,063
Detroit Red Wings 30 601,980 20,066 100.0% 20,066
Edmonton Oilers 26 437,814 16,839 100.0% 16,839
Florida Panthers 27 398,973 14,777 86.7% 16,992
Los Angeles Kings 30 543,840 18,128 100.1% 18,179
Minnesota Wild 30 550,886 18,363 102.3% 18,795
Montreal Canadiens 31 659,463 21,273 100.0% 21,273
Nashville Predators 30 494,625 16,488 96.3% 16,974
New Jersey Devils 27 396,297 14,678 88.5% 17,114
New York Islanders 30 414,801 13,827 85.5% 13,307
New York Rangers (a) 31 558,186 18,006 100.0% 17,200
Ottawa Senators 29 520,825 17,959 93.8% 19,408
Philadelphia Flyers 27 534,852 19,809 101.4% 19,787
Phoenix Coyotes 30 398,098 13,270 77.5% 13,924
Pittsburgh Penguins 28 520,898 18,604 101.2% 18,648
San Jose Sharks 29 509,298 17,562 100.0% 17,562
St. Louis Blues 30 518,147 17,272 90.2% 17,901
Tampa Bay Lightning 27 500,456 18,535 96.5% 19,056
Toronto Maple Leafs 32 620,366 19,386 103.0% 19,426
Vancouver Canucks 28 529,480 18,910 100.0% 18,948
Washington Capitals 31 573,686 18,506 100.0% 18,506
Winnipeg Jets 29 435,116 15,004 100.0% 15,004
TOTALS 880 15,280,145 17,364 95.2% 17,768

* Teams played 48-game schedules for the 2012-13 regular season, which began Jan. 19, 2013, after a lockout that delayed the usual fall start of the season.
(a) Renovations at Madison Square Garden increased capacity to 18,006 this season from 17,200 last season.
Note: Attendance for the Bridgestone Winter Classic and Coors Light Stadium Series games are accounted for here by noting traditional, full-capacity home games for the hosting teams.

AHL (THROUGH FEB. 10)

Home team Dates Total Avg. 2012-13 avg.*
Abbotsford Heat 26 71,913 2,766 3,778
Adirondack Phantoms 25 95,601 3,824 3,994
Albany Devils 23 69,136 3,006 3,860
Binghamton Senators 25 98,987 3,959 3,559
Bridgeport Sound Tigers 25 112,024 4,481 5,300
Charlotte Checkers 27 163,714 6,063 6,781
Chicago Wolves 21 150,708 7,177 8,230
Grand Rapids Griffins 25 192,718 7,709 7,681
Hamilton Bulldogs 25 120,170 4,807 5,342
Hartford Wolf Pack 23 90,476 3,934 4,540
Hershey Bears 28 261,898 9,354 10,046
Iowa Wild (a) 25 147,174 5,887 NA
Lake Erie Monsters 25 192,002 7,680 7,680
Manchester Monarchs 24 128,671 5,361 5,706
Milwaukee Admirals 23 114,456 4,976 5,624
Norfolk Admirals 23 112,321 4,884 5,451
Oklahoma City Barons 23 74,483 3,238 3,527
Portland Pirates 22 53,981 2,454 4,444
Providence Bruins 23 177,270 7,707 8,188
Rochester Americans 23 124,777 5,425 6,314
Rockford Icehogs 26 117,293 4,511 4,560
San Antonio Rampage 25 162,614 6,505 7,067
Springfield Falcons 25 91,007 3,640 3,906
St. John’s IceCaps 25 157,175 6,287 6,287
Syracuse Crunch 20 104,810 5,241 5,399
Texas Stars 26 134,993 5,192 5,146
Toronto Marlies 20 121,194 6,060 6,681
Utica Comets (b) 24 79,947 3,331 NA
Wilkes-Barre/Scranton Penguins 26 141,132 5,428 6,038
Worcester Sharks 22 85,683 3,895 4,374
TOTALS 723 3,748,328 5,184 5,711^

* For teams’ 38-game regular-season home schedules in 2012-13.
^ Includes statistics for the two franchises relocated after the 2012-13 season.
(a) Relocated from Houston after the 2012-13 season.
(b) Relocated from Peoria, Ill., after the 2012-13 season.
NA: Not applicable; current season is the team’s first in its home market.