Got this press release today:
As is tradition, the NBA will take center stage on Christmas Day and this year features the most expensive game ever played on the holiday.
According to TickPick, the no-fee secondary marketplace, the average purchase price for the Lakers-Clippers matchup is a massive $699.96. That is the most ever for a Christmas NBA game by a wide margin, besting last year’s Lakers-Warriors contest that went for an average of $457.34.
The cheapest ticket for the Staples Center is currently available for $339.
Here is the average purchase price for all of this year’s Christmas games (please note, these are all-in prices as there are no added fees on TickPick):
- Lakers vs. Clippers: $699.96
- Warriors vs. Rockets: $277.61
- Raptors vs. Celtics: $208.37
- 76ers vs. Bucks: $168.01
- Nuggets vs. Pelicans: $71.24