The W
January 7, 2008 - crzmosaic.jpg
Views: 159042171
Main | FAQ | Search: Y! / G | Calendar | Color chart | Log in for more!
26.7.21 1039
The W - Hockey - Sabres Variable ticket pricing
This thread has 5 referrals leading to it
Register and log in to post!
Thread rated: 5.18
Pages: 1
(323 newer) Next thread | Previous thread
Post (3 total)

Since: 17.1.02
From: Pittsburgh, PA

Since last post: 3007 days
Last activity: 3003 days
#1 Posted on | Instant Rating: 5.70

Anyone seen something like this before? I like it alot better that the packages that forced you to buy a package of tickets (one or more to a stinker) to get the game you want.

And with the college crowd in Buffalo you may get more students on weeknights for the cheaper prices.

All in all seams like a good idea to me.
Promote this thread!
Tribal Prophet

Since: 9.1.02
From: Winnipeg, MB, Canada

Since last post: 1960 days
Last activity: 1220 days
#2 Posted on | Instant Rating: 4.84
I've heard of this being talked about with a few different teams, but I hadn't heard anyone was going through with it yet. I think the biggest problem they have is that you are paying simply for the name of your opponents, not necessarily how good they are.

I know that all teams aren't going to be equal (there will be teams at both ends of the cap) but we're supposed to believe that they all have the same chance at being successful. There's also the fact that we don't even know what any of the teams could end up looking like.

After this season, I think it might start to help, but it could really get messy if halfway through the season they're charging twice as much for the worst teams as they are for the guys heading to the playoffs. Hopefully they'll stick it out for a couple years to see how it works once things settle down.

Tribal Prophet
Omar Padilla

Since: 3.1.02

Since last post: 185 days
Last activity: 181 days
#3 Posted on | Instant Rating: 5.00
The Kings have used this exact system for the past two seasons, though it never really matters because Staples Center is pretty much packed every night or darn close to it.

Hopefully this new pricing scheme can lead to more fans showing up to Sabres games.

Thread rated: 5.18
Pages: 1
Thread ahead: Modano to the Bruins?
Next thread: The 2005 Draft Thread
Previous thread: Goodenow steps down
(323 newer) Next thread | Previous thread
So...which ones were? Question: If the Islanders wanna trade him hrm..2 years down the line, would the new team have to honor that 13 year remaining deal? In a sport like hockey you never know how things are going to work out.
Related threads: SportsCenter 5-2 - New Look for Sabres proposed - Sabres have an owner..FINALY!!! - More...
The W - Hockey - Sabres Variable ticket pricingRegister and log in to post!

The W™ message board

©2001-2021 Brothers Zim

This old hunk of junk rendered your page in 0.064 seconds.