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08-14-2013, 12:03 PM
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Originally Posted by No Fun Shogun View Post
Eh, no skin off my back. Paints kind of a bad picture of their fanbase that they're so concerned about Hawks fans coming out in force over a few hundred miles that they have to go out of their way to disincentive Hawks fans from picking up tickets before locals do. Also, seems like it's just asking for Chicago fans to turn solely to the secondary market. And I'm sure that more than a few local brokers would love the idea of being able to get away with automatically upticking the seats that they're selling for the games when the Hawks are visiting as they know that a slight increase on their end will still cost less for visiting Hawks fans than buying two tickets legitimately.
Yeah, it just seems like bad business.


PM Pierre Trudeau on Beliveau: "Rarely has the career of an athlete been so exemplary. By his courage, his sense of discipline and honour, his lively intelligence and finesse, his magnificent team spirit, Beliveau has given new prestige to hockey."
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