Maple Leafs Host Canucks in Most Expensive NHL Game This Week
November 1, 2016
It's been another slow start for the Toronto Maple Leafs this season, but that hasn't stopped the team from serving in many of this year's most expensive NHL games. Led by No. 1 pick Auston Matthews, the Leafs will appear in the top-priced game for the second straight week when they host the Vancouver Canucks on Saturday. Among other top-priced games this week include a Bruins-Rangers matchup in Boston, the Blackhawks and Avalanche in Chicago, a Rangers-Oilers meeting in Manhattan and a Stanley Cup Final rematch between the Penguins and Sharks at SAP Center.
Check out the complete list below, according to data provided by TicketIQ:
11/5/16 Vancouver Canucks @ Toronto Maple Leafs | Average Resale Price: $278.41 | Get-in Price: $112
Saturday will pen the Canucks' only visit to Toronto this season, and they're bringing with them big resale ticket demand. Maple Leafs tickets against the Canucks currently average $278 on the secondary market and the cheapest tickets start from $112 each. The Leafs enter Tuesday's contest with the Oilers in last place in the Atlantic division while the Canucks are 4-4-1, good enough for third in the Pacific.
11/5/16 New York Rangers @ Boston Bruins | Average Resale Price: $220.20 | Get-in Price: $123
An Original Six rivalry will take place at Boston's TD Garden on Saturday as the Bruins welcome the Rangers. It will be their second meeting of the young season after the Rangers took a 5-2 victory over the Bruins at Madison Square Garden last week. Bruins tickets at TD Garden against the Rangers now average $220 and the get-in price starts from $123.
11/3/16 Colorado Avalanche @ Chicago Blackhawks | Average Resale Price: $215.20 | Get-in Price: $58
It's been a roller coaster ride of a season thus far for the Blackhawks, whose early PK trouble has been nearly forgotten following the success of new top lines. They'll host the Avalanche at United Center on Thursday in what will be the third most expensive game of the week. Blackhawks tickets on TicketIQ currently average $215.20 against the Avalanche. If looking just to get past the gates the cheapest tickets can be found from $58 each.
11/3/16 Edmonton Oilers @ New York Rangers | Average Resale Price: $209.69 | Get-in Price: $80
Connor McDavid and the Oilers will travel to the Big Apple for games against the Rangers and Islanders this week, and their Thursday meeting with the Blueshirts serves as the fourth priciest game this week. Rangers tickets at Madison Square Garden own a secondary market average of $209.69 and the cheapest available tickets start from $80. The Oilers enter the week with top honors in the Pacific division at 7-2-0 while the Rangers are 6-3-0 and trail the Penguins by one point in the Metropolitan division.
11/5/16 Pittsburgh Penguins @ San Jose Sharks | Average Resale Price: $164.32 | Get-in Price: $85
Rounding out this week's top NHL games list will be a Final rematch between the Penguins and Sharks at SAP Center. Saturday's game will be the second time the two teams have met this season after the Penguins defeated the Sharks, 3-2, last week. Sharks vs. Penguins tickets now own a resale average of $164.32 and the get-in price starts from $85.