It’s the Texas Longhorns vs. Alabama Crimson Tide for college football’s Bowl Championship Series National Championship Game on January 7, and for the first time since 2005, the nation’s #1 (Alabama) and #2 (Texas)-ranked teams will both enter the game undefeated. The BCS championship game also marks the first... Read more
Secondary ticket giant StubHub, which already boasts a deal with Major League Baseball, is adding one of college basketball’s premiere conferences to its roster of ticketing agreements. StubHub announced today that it has signed a multi-year deal with the BIG EAST Conference to become the Official Fan to Fan... Read more
Tickets for several upcoming concerts from John Mayer as well as tickets for upcoming NCAA basketball games are on sale throughout the weekend ending November 30 as compiled by TicketNews. This weekend’s onsales are less busy than past weeks in light of the Thanksgiving holiday, but there are still... Read more
Winnipeg-based travel and ticketing company Roadtrips, which was sued during the summer by the Vancouver Olympics Committee (VANOC), has settled the lawsuit. Terms of the settlement were not disclosed, but VANOC had alleged that Roadtrips was not authorized to sell Winter Olympics tickets, which the company was reportedly doing... Read more
Perhaps reflecting the positive economic forecasts for next year, or maybe because the team froze prices in 2009, the Boston Red Sox are planning to raise ticket prices in 2010 by as much as $5 for some seats. On average, prices are rising by about 3.8 percent, and the... Read more
Nearly five months after news of the resale Web site broke, the Vancouver Olympic Committee (VANOC) finally appears close to launching their own ticket resale site for the 2010 Winter Olympic Games. The resale site is part of VANOC’s best effort to avoid alleged fraudulent reselling associated with messy... Read more
PRESS RELEASE: “ACE TICKET SLAM DUNKS MAJOR DEAL WITH THE HOME FOR BOSTON CELTICS BASKETBALL, COMCAST SPORTSNET” Boston, MA (Ace Ticket) October 27, 2009 – Comcast SportsNet and Ace Ticket announced today that the regional sports network will host its Celtics Pre-Game Live and Celtics Post Game Live studio... Read more
The New York Yankees will face the defending World Series Champion Philadelphia Phillies in baseball’s Fall Classic, and ticket brokers may be in for a healthy payday. While some diehard baseball fans might have preferred the Los Angeles Dodgers as the Yankees opponent for nostalgic reasons, the Philadelphia/New York... Read more
The defending World Series champion Philadelphia Phillies are returning to baseball’s Fall Classic next week following their 10-4 blowout Wednesday night of the Los Angeles Dodgers, setting up a chance for the Phillies to repeat as Major League Baseball’s top team. And already, Phillies tickets on the resale market... Read more
File this under the “oops!” heading. Fans of the New York Mets, Washington Nationals and Chicago Cubs on Monday were the recipients of marketing e-mails from StubHub for playoff tickets, despite the fact that neither team qualified for the playoffs long before the baseball regular season ended. “Be there... Read more