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Buy tickets to see an NBA game in New York

Do you want to enjoy an NBA game in New York? Here I tell you about everything you need to know; teams, stadiums, seasons, how to buy tickets...

The atmosphere is incredible and even if you are not a big fan of this sport, it is a great opportunity to enjoy a great experience.

Buy tickets to see an NBA game in New York


NBA teams in New York

In New York there are two basketball teams that compete in the NBA:

  • The New York Knicks are one of the teams that plays in New York, specifically in Madison Square Garden, in the borough of Manhattan. It is the oldest team in the city, founded in 1946.

  • The other team is the Brooklyn Nets, founded in 1967 and who play at the Barclays Center, in the Brooklyn district.

NBA season

The NBA season has two parts:

The season runs from October to April. Then we have the Playoffs and the finals. At the end of April, the 16 teams that qualify begin to play in the playoffs, known as the playoffs. These qualifying rounds end at the end of June when the final is played.

How to get to the stadiums where you can watch NBA games in New York

To see the Knicks at Madison Square Garden in Manhattan:

Madison Square Garden – 7th Avenue between 31st and 33rd Streets

The closest subway is 34th St – Penn Station (A, C, E, 1, 2, 3).

To watch the Nets at Barclays Center in Brooklyn:

Barclays Center – 620 Atlantic Avenue, Brooklyn

The closest subways are Atlantic Avenue-Barclays Center (2, 3, 4, 5, B, D, N, Q, R), Lafayette Avenue (C), or Fulton Street (G).

Where to buy NBA tickets in New York

It is advisable to purchase tickets online in advance. The price of the ticket depends on the seats and the visibility they have. There are tickets from 30 euros to 500 euros or more (it depends a lot on the time of the season, the game, how much advance you book and where the seat is located).

If your trip does not coincide with the NBA season, you have the option of watching a basketball, football or baseball game. The atmosphere and experience is great. Discover here the complete guide to sports in New York.


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