Forbes India 30 Under 30 2023

The most valuable NBA teams

Published: May 1, 2017 06:55:51 AM IST
Updated: Apr 27, 2017 04:56:51 PM IST

The most valuable NBA teams
Click on the Image to Enlarge

The hardwood might as well be paved with gold: the average national Basketball Association franchise is now worth $1.36 billion, a 3.5-fold increase over the last five years. Operating profits are already at a record high—an average of $31 million per team. Owners, meanwhile, are salivating at what’s on the immediate horizon: A new seven-year, collective-bargaining agreement that secures labour peace through the 2023–24 season, a nine-year, $24 billion national TV deal and increasing interest from overseas. For more on the business of professional basketball, please see .


Check out our Festive offers upto Rs.1000/- off website prices on subscriptions + Gift card worth Rs 500/- from Click here to know more.

(This story appears in the 12 May, 2017 issue of Forbes India. To visit our Archives, click here.)

Post Your Comment
Required, will not be published
All comments are moderated