Attendance-SUN0421

ON THIS POST: TAKING FINAL ATTENDANCE IN NBA, NHL, COLLEGE BASKETBALL

  • IN NBA AND NHL

    -- Charting top 5, bottom 5

    -- Team-by-team averages

  • Men’s Div. I leaders


NBA 2018-19 ATTENDANCE

20,441

Average attendance for

Philadelphia, tops in NBA


14,941

Average attendance for

Brooklyn, lowest in NBA


Top NBA teams in attendance

through regular season

Bottom NBA teams in attendance


10

NBA teams filling every one

of its available seats

-- and even a few more

NBA ATTENDANCE, RANK
EASTERN CONFERENCE
RK ATLANTIC AVG PCT
11 Boston 18,624 100
30 Brooklyn 14,941 84.3
9 New York 19,002 95.9
1 Philadelphia 20,441 100.6
4 Toronto 19,824 100.1
RK CENTRAL AVG PCT
2 Chicago 20,084 96.0
8 Cleveland 19,349 99.6
24 Detroit 16,486 78.5
22 Indiana 16,812 92.6
17 Milwaukee 17,602 101.5
RK SOUTHEAST AVG PCT
27 Atlanta 15,327 81.8
23 Charlotte 16,501 86.5
5 Miami 19,640 100.2
18 Orlando 17,561 93.2
19 Washington 17,487 86.2
WESTERN CONFERNCE
RK NORTHWEST AVG PCT
3 Denver 20,013 104.2
28 Minnesota 15,305 80.7
15 Okla. City 18,203 100
7 Portland 19,496 100.3
14 Utah 18,306 100
RK PACIFIC AVG PCT
6 Golden St. 19,596 100
20 LA Clippers 16,004 93.1
10 LA Lakers 18,997 99.7
29 Phoenix 15,293 83.0
21 Sacramento 17,096 97.7
RK SOUTHWEST AVG PCT
12 Dallas 18,450 96.3
16 Houston 18,058 100.1
36 Memphis 15,578 86.0
25 New Orleans 16,004 93.1
13 San Antonio 18,307 98.5

NHL 2018-19 ATTENDANCE

22,734

Average attendance for

Chicago, tops in NHL


12,442

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, RANK
EASTERN CONFERNCE
RK ATLANTIC AVG PCT
17 Boston 17,565 100
16 Buffalo 17,908 93.9
5 Detroit 19,120 98.0
30 Florida 13,261 78.2
2 Montreal 21,046 98.9
27 Ottawa 14,553 76.0
6 Tampa Bay 19,092 100
4 Toronto 19,276 102.4
RK METROPOLITAN AVG PCT
28 Carolina 14,322 76.7
24 Columbus 16,658 91.8
26 New Jersey 14,834 92.1
31 NY Islanders 12,442 78.9
20 NY Rangers 17,318 96.2
3 Philadelphia 20,371 98.1
8 Pittsburgh 18,565 101
9 Washington 18,508 100.0
WESTERN CONFERENCE
RK CENTRAL AVG PCT
1 Chicago 22,734 107.2
22 Colorado 17,132 95.1
13 Dallas 18,178 98.1
7 Minnesota 18,907 105.3
18 Nashville 17,445 101.9
19 St. Louis 17,361 90.7
25 Winnipeg 15,276 102.1
RK PACIFIC AVG PCT
23 Anaheim 16,814 97.9
29 Arizona 13,989 81.7
10 Calgary 18,501 95.9
11 Edmonton 18,347 98.4
15 Los Angeles 18,000 98.7
21 San Jose 17,266 98.3
14 Vancouver 18,022 95.3
12 Vegas 18,318 105.5

MEN’S COLLEGE BASKETBALL


41

Schools that averaged 10,000 or more during 2018-19 season, led by Syracuse at 21,992


5

Big Ten teams in top 15 of attendance and 7 in top 20

3

ACC, SEC had 2 teams in

top 5 of attendance

and 3 in top 15


Div. I basketball attendance


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