There is less than one month left until the NHL’s Stanley Cup Playoffs begin and teams are in survival mode right now trying to make sure that they are one of the eight teams from their respective conference to get a chance to make a run at the cup. The fact that every team has 15 or less games remaining makes it so that these upcoming games have ballooned up to be four times as much as the average NHL game this week which clocks in at $107. The NHL’s Top 5 most expensive games of the week are:
1) 3/22 Montreal Canadiens @ Toronto Maple Leafs Avg $422 / Get-in $111 / Down 1%
Coming in head and shoulders above any other game this week is this Original Six game taking place Saturday night between the Montreal Canadiens and Toronto Maple Leafs. Maple Leafs tickets for this game are averaging an astonishing $422 to make it 295% higher than the weekly average and over $150 more than the next closest game on our list.
2) 3/21 Carolina Hurricanes @ Chicago Blackhawks Avg $265 / Get-in $82 / Down 4%
At an average ticket price of $265 this Friday night matchup takes the second spot in our list. The Hurricanes need to win this game as they currently sit 12 points out of the eighth and final spot in the Eastern Conference. Blackhawks tickets have fallen over the past week and has allowed for hockey fans to Get-in to this game for as little as $82.
3) 3/22 New York Rangers @ New Jersey Devils Avg $245 / Get-in $70 / Up 1%
The biggest rivalry game of the week takes place in New Jersey when the New York Rangers travel across the Hudson to play the Devils. These two teams always bring the best out of each other when they play which is why this game is averaging $245 but you can still find New Jersey Devils tickets for as low as $70.
4) 3/19 St. Louis Blues @ Chicago Blackhawks Avg $233 / Get-in $86 / Down 14%
On Wednesday the St. Louis Blues travels to the Windy City to take on the Chicago Blackhawks in what is perhaps the best game of the week, at least on paper as both teams are among the best in the NHL. The Blackhawks are currently seven points behind the Blues for tops in the Central Division but can close the gap to just four with a victory. For this contest tickets are going for as little as $86 but have an average of $233 after prices have fallen by 14% since last week.
5) 3/17 Minnesota Wild @ Boston Bruins Avg $197 / Get-in $93 / Up 3%
Rounding out our list this week are the Minnesota Wild who travel east to play the Boston Bruins at the TD Garden Monday night. The Bruins are riding an eight game winning streak and show no signs of slowing down anytime soon, especially tonight against the Wild. Boston Bruins tickets for this game are going for $197 on average with a Get-in of $93.