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09-20-2013, 02:06 PM
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Originally Posted by RegalRangers View Post
I loved it, but mostly because it was a glimpse into a world I'm completely unfamiliar with: An unpopular NHL franchise. If I had to move to a city and I could watch NHL hockey from great seats for dirt cheap, I'd definitely start rooting for that team in all matters that didn't concern the Rangers and I'd be at most of the games.

Unfortunately the Kings got good just as I moved to LA so I missed out on a similar (but not quite so extreme) experience here. Even with the Kings having recently won a cup and being in contention this year I was still able to get great lower bowl seats for the season opener against the Rangers for $118 per seat on stubhub. Similar seats for the MSG opener against the Habs are $170 at the cheapest.

Also, what's up with the bridge tickets to the opener going for $230?! That's a lot of money to be among the first group of people to be able to definitively declare that seeing a game from the bridges sucks.
That's actually a low markup compared to what other seats are going for. Face is ~$150, so at $230 we're only talking 50%. I can get 100% over face on mine easy.

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