Tonight, the Toronto Raptors will face off against the Golden State Warriros in the first game of the NBA Finals. The Raptors carry the hopes and dreams of not one, but two countries as the franchise heads into the finals for the very first time.\nToronto has already erupted in celebration in anticipation of the showdown. Several outlets have reported that fans began lining up outside Jurassic Park as early as 6 AM. Other antics have included lighting fireworks to rattle sleeping Warriors.\nEnthusiasm for the Finals has also extended to the corporate world. Cineplex, for example, is screening the games for free in 33 locations across the country. Taco Bell, meanwhile, is offering free tacos after Raptors victories in Oakland.\nThe hype surrounding the NBA Finals this year is so great that, naturally, ticket prices have skyrocketed. In fact, tickets to the games in Toronto are now among the most expensive in NBA history.\nSeatGeek and NewsTalk, a Toronto-based radio station, report that the average ticket price for Game 1 is a whopping $1,400 (USD) or about $1,880 (CAD) — the highest average price in NBA history. Tickets even at their lowest price are around $800.\nJUST IN: SeatGeek says the Raptors have set a new record for most expensive average ticket price for a Game 1, in #NBAFinals history. It's also the priciest live event ticket ever sold in Toronto. Average prices are now over $1400usd, with the "get in" price is just below $800usd— NEWSTALK1010 (@NEWSTALK1010) May 30, 2019\nTicketmaster lists Game 1 as sold out, but wealthy fans can still purchase last-minute tickets through SeatGeek for just $691. Tickets to Game 2, also in Toronto, start at $716, though most seem to be well over $1,500.\nREAD ALSO: Savage Toronto Raptors Fans Shoot Fireworks Outside Hotel At 3 AM To Rattle Golden State Warriors (Video)\nThere's no guarantee that the Finals will extend to 7 games, but if they do, tickets through SeatGeek to that final Toronto match are as expensive as $21,000. There appear to be no tickets for less than $1,900.\nView this post on Instagram Hang this in the Louvre A post shared by Toronto Raptors (@raptors) on May 26, 2019 at 11:42am PDT\nWarriorWire also reports that one person has paid $181,740 for 4 seats at the NBA Finals Game 4, which will be played in Oakland, California. Most tickets to Game 4 are over $1,000, the report states.\nStay tuned for more news from the NBA Finals.\nFollow NewsTalk on Twitter here for more Raptors news.