Top NHL Games of the Week (12/7)
December 7, 2015
Their record hasn't necessarily warranted championship-like prices, but the Chicago Blackhawks continue to post massive ticket demand on the secondary market. The team will play in four of this week's most expensive games, including a road game in Vancouver. View the complete list of games below, according to TicketIQ.com:
12/11/15 Winnipeg Jets @ Chicago Blackhawks (Championship Ring Giveaway) | Avg. Price: $245.93 | Get-in: $105
Celebrating their Stanley Cup win from a season ago, the Blackhawks will give the first 10,000 fans in attendance at Friday night's game against the Jets a commemorative replica ring. The average secondary market price for Blackhawks vs Jets tickets is $245.93 and the cheapest ticket is listed for $105. It will be the ninth most expensive game remaining at United Center this season, trumped by other giveaway night against the Hurricanes December 27th ($398.52 avg.) and December 20th versus the Sharks ($311.04 avg.).
12/10/15 Chicago Blackhawks @ Nashville Predators | Avg. Price: $207.52 | Get-in: $73
The Hawks will travel to Nashville to take on the Predators on Thursday night in the the second most expensive game of the week. Predators vs Blackhawks tickets currently own a secondary market average of $207.52 and the get-in price is $73. It will easily be the most expensive remaining game at Bridgestone Arena this season, up 65.9% over the season average of $125.02 on the resale market.
12/13/15 Vancouver Canucks @ Chicago Blackhawks | Avg. Price: $199.10 | Get-in: $66
The Canucks head to Chicago for a game Sunday night. In Vancouver's only trip to United Center this year, the average secondary market price for Blackhawks vs Canucks tickets is $199.10. The get-in price starts from $66. The Canucks have struggled through the first 28 games, going just 9-11-8 over that time. They'll hope to steal a win from the Blackhawks on the road to end the week.
12/11/15 New York Rangers @ Edmonton Oilers | Avg. Price: $164.60 | Get-in: $39
Breaking from the Blackhawks' dominance on the resale market this week, the Rangers and Oilers will meet in the fourth most expensive game of the week at Rexall Place this Friday. The average secondary market price for Oilers vs Rangers tickets is currently $164.60. If looking just to get in, the cheapest ticket is now $39.
12/08/15 Nashville Predators @ Chicago Blackhawks | Avg. Price: $142 | Get-in: $49
Rounding off the top NHL games list this week is a matchup between the Predators and Blackhawks in Chicago Tuesday night. The first game in a home-and-home between the two teams, the average price for Blackhawks vs Predators tickets is $142 and the get-in price is $49. It will be the first of three visits the Predators make to United Center this season. Upcoming games in January and February will each be giveaway nights, offering a Blackhawks drawstring backpack on January 12 and a winter hat on February 25.