Found October 24, 2011 on
Bleeding All Blue:
Eric Roitman over at 5-Hole
shared the email he got as a season subscriber from the New York Rangers concerning Winter Classic tickets. Here is the key excerpt...
Based on the number of tickets we have available to offer our Season
Subscriber family, we will be reaching out to you via email the week of
October 24th, 2011. At that time, you will receive detailed information
on the seating configuration and a questionnaire that asks you to rank
all available price points in order of preference. Please note that as
the visiting team, we will be unable to accommodate all Rangers Season
Subscribers with an offer to purchase Tickets. As such, we will be contacting you in order of your Subscription tenure with an offer. Those Subscribers that wish to purchase tickets and receive an offer
will be assigned a maximum of 2 seats based upon availability.
Tough to fault the Rangers for offering the tickets based on seniority of subscription to season tickets, but a lot of season ticket holders are going to be left without an opportunity to purchase tickets. For those who don't own season tickets, the secondary market is your only hope to get tickets and the cost is going to be steep.
Be sure to check out the rest of the email over at 5-hole and if you
aren't already, continue to check back there for his great work.
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