Red Wings playoff tickets on sale Friday
Detroit battling for 23rd consecutive playoff appearance
DETROIT – The 11-time Stanley Cup® Champion Detroit Red Wings announced today that tickets for the 2014 Stanley Cup® Playoffs will go on sale to the general public on Friday, April 4 at 10:00 a.m. Red Wings fans will be able to purchase tickets for each of the team’s first two potential opening-round home contests against a to-be-determined opponent.
The Red Wings are seeking a playoff berth for the 23rd straight year (1991-present), which is the longest active playoff streak in all of North American major professional sports. In comparison, the longest active playoff streaks in the three additional major professional sports leagues are 17 years for the NBA’s San Antonio Spurs, five years for the NFL’s Green Bay Packers and New England Patriots and three years for MLB’s Detroit Tigers and St. Louis Cardinals.
The Red Wings currently sit in the first Wild Card position in the Eastern Conference standings with 86 points (36-26-14) and six games remaining on the regular season schedule.
Red Wings playoff tickets can be purchased at the Joe Louis Arena Box Office (313-471-7575), all Ticketmaster outlets (800-745-3000) and online at DetroitRedWings.com.
Ticket plans for playoffs on sale now
Citizens of Hockeytown are able to save on post-season box office prices this spring by purchasing a Playoffs Ticket Plan that guarantees the same seat for every possible Stanley Cup® Playoff game held at Joe Louis Arena. To qualify for this offer, fans need to place a low down payment on 2014-15 season tickets.
In addition to affording purchasers significant savings, the Playoffs Ticket Plan also offers the convenient ‘Pay-as-the-Wings-Play’ payment option, which eliminates the need to pay for the entire post-season up front. Fans electing to take advantage of this exciting offer will only be charged as each game is played throughout the duration of Detroit’s playoff run.
Information on Playoff Ticket Plans can be obtained by calling the Red Wings’ Ticket Sales & Service Office at 313-471-7575.