Carolina Hurricanes Book NHL Stadium Series Game In 2021
The Carolina Hurricanes’ many attempts to host an outdoor NHL game are now finally paying off. The team announced Saturday that it will host the 2021 NHL Stadium Series, making them the first Southeastern team to hold an outdoor game. NC State’s Carter-Finley Stadium will host the February 20,... Read more
Post-Game Concerts Planned To Up AHL Attendance In Scranton
Pennsylvania’s Mohegan Sun Arena will host more post-game concerts this year in order to boost attendance for Wilkes-Barre/Scranton Penguins games. Mohegan Sun’s general manager Will Beekman spoke at the Luzerne County Convention Center Authority during a meeting this week, where he talked about two recent home games with tribute... Read more
Green Day Fans Disappointed For Short Set At NHL All Star Game
The punk-rock group Green Day performed during NHL’s All Star Weekend game in St. Louis over the weekend amid their recently-announced partnership with the league, but fans who traveled hours to the gig were unaware that the billed concert was only supposed to be a brief set. The outdoor... Read more
Hamilton, Elton John and Astros-Nationals Headline StubHub Year in Sales
World Series, Hamilton and Elton John Lead Lists That Highlight Top-Selling U.S. Events Across Sports, Music and Theatre SAN FRANCISCO – December 10, 2019 – StubHub, the world’s most trusted ticket marketplace, today released its fifth annual Year in Live Experiences report, highlighting the best-selling events of the year.... Read more
NHL Seattle Takes Advantage Of Virtual Chat Technology To Help Fans
NHL Seattle, which is kicking-off their inaugural season in 2021, have teamed up with Satisfi Labs to offer a “virtual assistant” chatbot to help fans with any and all questions. Satisfi Labs, an artificial intelligence knowledge management platform, has implemented technology to help answer season ticket holders’ questions. Fans... Read more
Philadelphia Flyers To Release Standing-Room Tickets Before Each Game
The Philadelphia Flyers introduced a new initiative over the weekend, which includes holding tickets that will be released on game-day. The “Assembly Room Last Call” program will hold 200 standing room-only tickets until the game day. These tickets are dubbed “first dedicated day-of-game ticket option,” the organization notes, and... Read more
NHL Seattle Begins Season Ticket Selection Appointment Process
NHL Seattle, which is yet to be named and isn’t debuting until 2021, has already started the season-ticket selection process this week. On Thursday, NHL Seattle started to contact deposit-holders to book appointments to view and reserve about 2,600 club-level seats to games in 2021, the Seattle Times reports.... Read more
Green Day Announces Partnership With NHL For Next Two Seasons
When the punk-rockers of Green Day couldn’t perform at the 2016 World Cup of Hockey in Toronto, fans and the league didn’t give up hope to partner with the band. Now, three years later, they’ve planning an even bigger relationship. Green Day has officially signed on as the NHL’s... Read more
Fans Caught Up in NHL Seattle Anti-“Broker” Crusade
The ownership of the yet-to-be-named NHL expansion franchise set to debut in the 2021-22 season in Seattle have taken a hard line early against ticket resale, purging several fans from their season ticket holder deposit list for “possible broker activity.” “We understand that our season-ticket members may, on occasions,... Read more
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