There's a silver lining to the Knicks' and Nets' early-season struggles.
Ticket prices on the secondary market have dropped precipitously for both teams. That makes sense, because their combined record going into Thursday's "showdown" at the Barclays Center is 8-26.
Secondary prices for Thursday's game have dropped 46 percent since the beginning of the season ($383.22 to $205.94), per TiqIQ, a site that tracks secondary-market prices.
The current average price for Thursday's Knicks-Nets game is $205.94. Last season, the first Knicks-Nets meeting was $485.72.
The Knicks' average price has decreased 13 percent since the beginning of the season ($320.92 to $278.66).
The Nets' average price has decreased 17 percent since the beginning of the season ($228.51 to $189.27).
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