Adam Silver: "NBA overcome 10 billion in revenue"
by LORENZO CIOTTI | VIEW 673
In Drew League, LeBron James, superstar of the Los Angeles Lakers, takes the field. It is unclear which team the star will end up playing for but the challenge pits the MMV Cheaters and the Black Pearl Elite against each other.
This year DeMar DeRozan, De'Anthony Melton and Montrezl Harrell have already seen on the field while LaMelo Ball and Lil Wayne have sat in the front row. Meanwhile, the sudden split between Russell Westbrook and Thad Foucher of the Wasserman agency seems to bring the great market movement that everyone is waiting for The trade that should lead the former MVP away from the Lakers to make room, perhaps, for Kyrie Irving.
For this reason, the comment of Lebron James and his agent Rich Paul on Twitter did not go unnoticed.
The Incredible NBA Earnings
Adam Silver, NBA commissioner, took stock of the situation, talking about the incredible earnings of the League.
He said: "The numbers surprised me to some degree because they exceeded our projections. So to the extent that our projections represent where we think our business was going, exceeding $ 10 billion in revenue is clearly a I think it's pretty extraordinary considering where we came from, where we were only two and a half years ago.
The future of this industry was in question, partly due to the pandemic and also from people wondering if there would still be the desire to continue meeting in the arenas." In fact, the ability of the NBA to attract capital remains unique in the world sports scene, so much so as to make executives confident that in the coming years the revenues could rise by a further 30%.
Symptom of the attitude shown in the last decades by the NBA: to always keep looking ahead. NBA is back to normal both at the calendar level and above all the crowd. The most important part of the income is in fact that relating to the baskeball-releted income, BRI, the basis on which the NBA salary cap and the distribution of salaries and wealth of the 30 franchises are also calculated, to which the television rights are then added, which nearly two billion dollars, various sponsorships and other activities.