Dwight Howard's presence gives Lakers' ticket prices a boostDwight Howard kicks ticket prices into overdrive. (Illustration by Robert Carter / August 12, 2012)By Mark Medina
August 14, 2012, 4:26 p.m.
A long time awaits before the Lakers even begin playing basketball.
But if Laker fans don't already have their tickets by then, they may need to hand over a few bills to secure seats. That's always been the case for Laker games, but Dwight Howard's arrival just put ticket demand into overdrive.
Fansnap.com, a ticket search engine that compiles results from major ticket marketplaces and ticket agencies, said the average ticket price rests between....