Originally posted on Celtics Life  |  Last updated 7/25/13
From a Boston Globe article today by Baxter Holmes: According to Celtics president Rich Gotham, about 90 percent of the team’s season-ticket base from last season has re-upped for next season. “That number is a really strong number,” Gotham said Wednesday. “I think most teams in the NBA would kill for that kind of number.” That number is considered to be above the league average for season-ticket retention rate, which has been trending upward in recent years and, at the moment, is generally in the low- to mid-80s for most NBA teams. The Celtics have had higher retention rates, Gotham noted. “In these past six years, we’ve had years where we were 95 percent and above, so we’re a little bit down,” he said. “But the good news is the new season-ticket sale demand has been comparable to the past few offseasons.” Gotham did note that the window for the majority of season ticket-holders to renew was closed by the end of June. I am a season ticket holder myself, and while I'm sure the PR ...
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