You’ve read all of your free items this month. To register, get added benefits and unlimited access to articles, Become a Member. Already a Member? Sign in. Advertising Age Article Abstract It's Not Like It's the NFL: Advertisers Shrug at NBA Lockout Ad Spending on the NBA Is Back-Loaded to the Late Season Anyway By Dan Hirschhorn, Published on November 09, 2011 0 Want more Access, Content & Connections? Upgrade to Membership. We are glad you are enjoying Advertising Age. To get uninterrupted access and additional benefits, become a member today. Become a Member Already a member? Log in.