The San Antonio Spurs are set to interrupt the NBA’s single-game attendance file after they host the Golden State Warriors on Friday at their former residence courtroom, the Alamodome. The Spurs performed within the Alamodome from 1993-2002 earlier than they moved to the AT&T Center.
The Spurs offered 63, 592 tickets for the file and will promote 68,000, together with standing-room tickets. The Michael Jordan-led Chicago Bulls and Atlanta Hawks set the earlier file of 62,046 that stood for practically 25 years. The Eastern Conference rivals performed the sport on the Georgia Dome on March 27, 1998.
The greatest crowd in League historical past was on the 2010 All-Star Game when the AT&T Stadium, residence of the Dallas Cowboys, hosted 108 713 followers. Excluding that monster attendance, Friday’s matchup between the Spurs and Warriors would be the fourth NBA sport with greater than 50,000 within the stands. Two of these had been on the Silverdome when Detroit hosted 52,745 followers in opposition to the Philadelphia 76ers on Feb. 14, 1987. On Jan. 29, 1988, the Pistons drew 61,983 followers after they performed the Boston Celtics.
The earlier Alamodome file for an NBA sport was 39,554 followers when the Spurs hosted the New York Knicks for Game 2 of the 1999 NBA Finals.
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