Los Angeles Lakers’ Staples Center sellout streak ends after 320 games over seven years
Summary of 2 articles · Updated Nov 14, 2013
In fact, after nearly seven years, they're longstanding sellout streak ended after 320 games. The team just doesn't look like a contender, and the end of the sellout streak would appear to signal a new attitude towards the product on the floor. For the first time since the 2006-07 season, the Lakers failed to bring in a capacity crowd for their 116-95 win over the New Orleans Pelicans on Tuesday, snapping a sellout streak of 270 regular season home games . Coincidentally, the last time the Lakers failed to sell out at home also came against New Orleans on Dec. Playing in a very large metropolitan area, they have a large number of fans accustomed to a certain level of success and support.