NBA/NHL attendance-SAT0302

ON THIS POST:

  • TAKING ATTENDANCE

    IN NBA AND NHL

    -- Charting top 5, bottom 5

    -- Team-by-team averages


NBA ATTENDANCE

20,414

Average attendance for

Philadelphia, tops in NBA


14,458

Average attendance for

Brooklyn, lowest in NBA


Top NBA teams in attendance

through February

Bottom 5 NBA teams in attendance


10

NBA teams filling every one

of its available seats

-- and even a few more

NBA ATTENDANCE
EASTERN CONFERENCE
RK ATLANTIC GM AVG PCT
11 Boston 32 18,624 100.0
30 Brooklyn 33 14,458 81.5
10 New York 31 18,879 95.3
1 Philadelphia 32 20,414 100.4
4 Toronto 32 19,820 100.1
RK CENTRAL GM AVG PCT
3 Chicago 31 19,895 95.1
8 Cleveland 32 19,356 99.6
25 Detroit 31 15,702 74.8
22 Indiana 32 16,785 92.4
17 Milwaukee 30 17,465 100.7
RK SOUTHEAST GM AVG PCT
27 Atlanta 29 15,062 80.4
23 Charlotte 32 16,246 85.2
5 Miami 30 19,615 100.1
18 Orlando 33 17,423 92.5
19 Washington 29 17,358 85.6
WESTERN CONFERENCE
RK NORTHWEST GM AVG PCT
12 Denver 31 18,384 96.0
28 Minnesota 30 15,015 79.1
15 Okla. City 30 18,203 100.0
7 Portland 32 19,404 99.8
13 Utah 30 18,306 100.0
RK PACIFIC GM AVG PCT
6 Golden St. 31 19,596 100.0
20 LA Clippers 29 17,260 90.6
9 LA Lakers 30 18,997 99.7
29 Phoenix 29 14,946 81.1
21 Sacramento 31 16,957 96.9
RK SOUTHWEST GM AVG PCT
2 Dallas 31 19,947 103.9
16 Houston 31 18,057 100.1
26 Memphis 32 15,352 84.7
24 New Orleans 30 15,886 92.4
14 San Antonio 30 18,255 98.2

NHL ATTENDANCE

23,036

Average attendance for

Chicago, tops in NHL


12,133

Average attendance for

NY Islanders, lowest in NHL


Top NHL teams in attendance

through February

Bottom NHL teams in attendance


10

NHL teams filling every one

of its available seats

-- and even a few more

NHL ATTENDANCE
EASTERN CONFERENCE
RK ATLANTIC GM AVG PCT
4 Toronto 33 19,279 102.4
2 Montreal 33 20,993 98.7
17 Boston 33 17,565 100.0
5 Tampa Bay 33 19,092 100.0
27 Ottawa 33 14,415 75.3
16 Buffalo 31 17,888 93.8
30 Florida 32 13,041 77.1
6 Detroit 34 19,074 97.7
RK METROPOLITAN AVG PCT
28 Carolina 31 13,901 74.4
26 New Jersey 33 14,895 93.0
8 Pittsburgh 31 18,552 100.9
24 Columbus 33 16,311 89.9
9 Washington 33 18,509 100.0
3 Philadelphia 33 20,653 98.1
31 NY Islanders 31 12,133 76.7
19 NY Rangers 33 17,326 96.2
WESTERN CONFERENCE
RK CENTRAL GM AVG PCT
18 Nashville 34 17,398 101.7
22 Colorado 31 16,988 94.3
25 Winnipeg 33 15,265 102.1
1 Chicago 33 23,036 106.8
7 Minnesota 32 18,927 105.4
13 Dallas 31 18,172 98.1
21 St. Louis 32 17,149 89.6
RK PACIFIC GM AVG PCT
23 Anaheim 30 16,793 97.8
15 Vancouver 30 17,921 94.8
20 San Jose 29 17,194 97.9
10 Calgary 30 18,354 95.2
12 Vegas 33 18,297 105.4
11 Edmonton 31 18,347 98.4
14 Los Angeles 30 17,985 98.7
29 Arizona 31 13,705 80.0



Source: nba.com; nhl.com; espn.com