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Pair of floor seats for Game 5 of the NBA finals reportedly sell for $133,000

Fans at Oracle Arena watch the opening tipoff of Game 2 of basketball's NBA Finals between the Golden State Warriors and the Cleveland Cavaliers in Oakland, Calif., Sunday, June 4, 2017.
Fans at Oracle Arena watch the opening tipoff of Game 2 of basketball's NBA Finals between the Golden State Warriors and the Cleveland Cavaliers in Oakland, Calif., Sunday, June 4, 2017. AP

Someone must really want be close to the action at Game 5 of the NBA Finals.

According to ESPN’s Darren Rovell, a person paid $133,000, including fees, for two floor seats to Game 5 of the NBA Finals. The buyer, who bought the tickets on Sunday night, paid more than $17,000 in fees for the two tickets. The $133,000 price tag makes them the most expensive seats in NBA history.

The Golden State Warriors can clinch their second title in three years at home on Monday night.

Rovell’s report comes one day after he reported two big sales of other floor seats in Oracle Arena . One person paid $90,000 for two floor tickets and anther person spent $82,000 on another pair of tickets.

As of Sunday night, tickets for Game 5 of the NBA Finals were going anywhere from $685 to $57,000.

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