Philadelphia is one of the best sports city in America but for whatever reason fans don’t always show up to watch their basketball team. The main reason is because the 76ers have been an average team for many years. While the other three pro teams in the city are constantly making the playoffs.
This summer the 76ers traded for Andrew Bynum from the Lakers in part of the 4 team Dwight Howard trade. This trade has 76ers excited. According to Darren Rovell of Espn 76ers ticket sales are going up.
Friday, team CEO Adam Aron told ESPN.com the Sixers have doubled their season-ticket base (92 percent of season-ticket holders renewed with some prices raised) and quadrupled sales of their 10-game plans as compared to last year.
While all the Dwight Howard talk has been about the Los Angeles Lakers don’t forget about the Philadelphia 76ers.
76ers head coach Doug Collins called the Olympics for NBA. During one of the broadcasts here is what he had to say about the four team trade.