Atlanta United Breaks MLS Playoff Attendance Record, 1 Million Tickets Sold
Atlanta United FC sold and distributed more than one million tickets during this season and broke a new MLS playoff record with an attendance of 70,526 during yesterday’s game. Following Sunday’s game, the number of tickets sold at all home games at the Mercedes-Benz Stadium totaled 1,012,571 – making... Read more
Ticketmaster Apologizes After Incorrect ICC Cricket Confirmation Emails
Ticketmaster sent out emails to lucky fans who received tickets in a ballot for the 2019 Cricket World Cup tournament, however, nearly 4,000 people were later informed the email was incorrect. In order to buy tickets to the World Cup, cricket fans need to wait in a ballot process;... Read more
NYC Teachers-Union Chief Accepted US Open Tickets Totaling $8K
The NYC teachers-union chief, Michael Mulgrew, reportedly accepted over $8,000 worth of US Open Tennis tickets from a law firm. According to the New York Post, Mulgrew received these tickets five years in a row from 2012 to 2016 from the law firm Stroock & Lavan. During that time,... 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
Two Sports Superfans Attend First-Ever Five-Sport Equinox
Sometimes, sports fans have to choose between which game to watch in one day, but two Los Angeles residents decided to take on the ultimate challenge — the five-sport equinox. According to FiveThirtyEight, a four-sport equinox has happened 18 times, but a five-sport equinox in the same city has... Read more
NFL Considers London Season Ticket With Multiple Jaguars Games
The NFL is considering expanding the league into London even more by offering a special season ticket option. Jacksonville owner Shad Khan recently pulled out of a deal to purchase Wembley Stadium in London, however, there is still an interest of expanding the NFL platform abroad. According to CBS... Read more
Red Sox Fan Gets $650 World Series Ticket Stolen From Instagram
After scoring tickets to Game 2 of the World Series, a Boston Red Sox fan excitedly posted a photo of the tickets to Instagram – setting up the perfect opportunity for a ticket scammer. A 28-year-old after-school instructor from Wellesley, Massachusetts, Robbie Johnson, received tickets to Wednesday’s game at... Read more
NIU Bought Back $273,619 Worth Of Tickets To Meet NCAA Requirements
Northern Illinois University reportedly bought back $273,619 worth of home-game football tickets in order to meet NCAA attendance requirements. According to the college newspaper Northern Star, the university announced their home attendance for the 2017 season at 67,748, but an audit shows that only 44,084 tickets were scanned during... Read more
WWE Will Still Hold Crown Jewel In Saudi Arabia, Haults Online Ticket Sales
WWE is being pressured to cancel or change the venue of its upcoming pay-per-view “Crown Jewel” event in Saudi Arabia after the murder of a U.S. journalist, however, the company has not backed out yet. “Crown Jewel” is set to take place on November 2 in Riyadh, Saudi Arabia.... Read more
World Series Dominates Monday Best-Selling Events
The World Series took over yesterday’s best-selling events list, stealing seven spots out of the day’s 20 top-sellers, according to sales data from Ticket Club. Today, the Boston Red Sox while face the Los Angeles Dodgers at Boston’s Fenway Park, followed by multiple games through next week. Kansas City... Read more