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10-28-2012, 01:05 PM
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Originally Posted by Kreiders Underwear View Post
Good point, forgot about that. I guess it would also possibly generate interest from people who would never think to go to a game, and then if they have their free seats taken away, they'll be more inclined to buy tickets the next year because they now know they like going to hockey games.
That's the idea.

Poor teams have to do that to drum up interest. It generally does not work. I expect it to work for the Isles for a season or two and then revert to the normal.

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