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How Much A Fan Paid For 2 Courtside Seats To Game 1 Of Raptors-Warriors

A general view of the Toronto Raptors arena.

TORONTO, ON - MAY 15: A general view of the Air Canada Centre prior to Game Seven of the Eastern Conference Quarterfinals between the Miami Heat and the Toronto Raptors during the 2016 NBA Playoffs on May 15, 2016 in Toronto, Ontario, Canada. (Photo by Vaughn Ridley/Getty Images)

For the first time in their history, the Toronto Raptors are in the NBA Finals. With Toronto hosting the Golden State Warriors in Game 1, fans are already paying out the nose for the best seats.

According to Darren Rovell, one fan paid a whopping $76,477.50 in Canadian dollars for a pair of courtside tickets. That comes out to $56,876.77 in American currency.

It's hard to know exactly where those courtside tickets are, but one can assume that the seats are within punching distance of Grammy-winning Toronto superfan Drake.

Game 1 is scheduled to be played on Thursday at Scotiabank Arena.

The Raptors fan have come a long way in their 25 years as a franchise.

In their first 18 years as a franchise, the Raptors made six playoff appearances, winning just one series and one division title in the process.

But since 2014, the Raptors have become a powerhouse in the Eastern Conference, making six straight playoff appearances, winning five Atlantic Division titles, and advancing to the Conference Semifinals or better in each of the last four seasons.

Standing in the way of NBA championship glory are the two-time defending champion Golden State Warriors.

Suffice it to say, fans have probably been saving up their money for a very long time for such an occasion.