Charlotte’s Ticket Sales Sharply Increasing
Without even taking the court as the Hornets—that won’t happen until 2014—there has been an immediate impact on one of the NBA’s most forlorn franchises.
Pete Guelli, the Bobcats’ executive vice president and chief sales and marketing officer, shared some specifics with Sporting News on Friday.
Most notably, new ticket sales are up 59 percent from last year.
To put those numbers in perspective, an industry source tells Sporting News the Bobcats are in the NBA’s top 10 for new season ticket sales for next season.