Students Complain After Ticketmaster Nixes UND Hockey Ticket Resale
Changes in policy by Ticketmaster and the University of North Dakota mean that students who purchase season tickets for the school’s men’s hockey program will not be able to resell them for any games they cannot attend, according to reporting by the Grand Forks Herald. Students learning of this... Read more
St. Louis Blues Create First Season Ticket Waiting List Amid High Demand
The St. Louis Blues are already garnering a lot of attention ahead of its new season. According to MissouriNet, the team is seeing a record number of season ticket sales and packages as they are selling the fastest in the 25-year history of Enterprise/Scottrade/Keil Center. For the first time... Read more
Canadiens Season Tickets Center Of Court Battle After Divorce
One man’s divorce led to his former brother-in-law missing out on six years-worth of hockey games. After a lengthy legal battle, a judge sided with one of the men, finding that he had every right to use the Canadiens season-tickets that his former brother-in-law denied him. According to The... Read more
NHL Seattle Works To Stop Ticket Resale Ahead of Inaugural Season
Seattle’s NHL team isn’t going to hit the ice for two more years, but officials are already trying to stop people from reselling tickets. According to the Seattle Times, officials are planning on calling suspected brokers who have reserved season tickets to tell them that they can’t stockpile an... Read more
Nashville Predators Partner With New Ticketmaster Resale Program
The Nashville Predators have teamed up with a new Ticketmaster resale program aimed toward people in and around the Nashville area. This new ticket resale marketplace, which was announced on the same day the NHL schedule was released, was created in an attempt to bring in as many local... Read more
NHL Signs 10-Year Extension With Ticketmaster
Timed to come up just as the first game of the Stanley Cup Finals got underway on Monday, Ticketmaster announced it signed the National Hockey League to a 10-year extension to serve as the primary ticketing provider for the league. The announcement makes it clear that the extension will... Read more
Cage The Elephant To Play Free Concert To Kick-Off NHL Playoffs
Indie-rockers of Cage The Elephant are slated to perform a free concert to kick-off this year’s NHL Playoffs and celebrate Tampa Bay Lightning’s first Presidents’ Trophy win. The show will take place on April 10 in Tampa, Florida at Curtis Hixon Park. This is the first show in the... Read more
Golden Knights Ban Season Tickets From Calgary Family For ‘Broker Activity’
A Calgary family has been banned from buying season tickets for the Las Vegas Golden Knights for “broker” activity. According to the Edmonton Sun, Cheryl Sullivan lives with her family in Calgary but owns property in Las Vegas and has family in Los Angeles. Her husband, who is a... Read more
Hockey Prices Could Fluctuate Due To Sports Gambling
Since the National Hockey League joined with MGM resorts as its “official sports wagering partner,” hockey ticket prices could change in the coming months. Following the Supreme Court ruling earlier this year that said the Professional and Amateur Sports Protection Act of 1992 was unconstitutional, the NHL has been... Read more
Edmonton Oilers Relax Mobile-Only Rules After System Failures
The Edmonton Oilers are temporarily backing off of a forced shift to paperless ticketing, after system failures led to widespread fan complaints. The team originally banned paper tickets this year, forcing both season ticket holders and single-game buyers to use mobile tickets or programmed season ticket cards for entry.... Read more