LeBron was good for something in NYC: Knicks sell out season tickets
LeBron-a-palooza was still good for the Knicks in one way -- they have sold out their season ticket allotment.
The team clearly benefited from the LeBron buzz, having sold more than 3,400 new season tickets before July 8, the night James made the announcement he was going to the Miami Heat.
But word of Amar’e Stoudemire’s signing a couple days earlier pushed the team over the 4,000 new season ticket mark and into a sellout, according to a Madison Square Garden spokesperson.
The Knicks might not actually suck next season. Amare Stoudemire is a good get and Raymond Felton knows how to run the offense better than Chris Duhon. Anthony Randolph could be a good get.
And more than even LeBron winning would really sell tickets in New York.