Outdoor NHL game at Bills’ stadium sells out in 40 mins
ORCHARD PARK ,N.Y. (AP) – It only took a couple of periods
for the outdoor NHL game scheduled for New Year’s Day at Ralph Wilson Stadium
to sell out.
A Buffalo Sabres official says all of the tickets that
went on sale at ten this morning have been sold. They were reportedly gone in
40 minutes — or two 20-minute periods in hockey. The tickets were sold on line
and at the box office at the 74,000-seat stadium in
home to the NFL’s Buffalo Bills.
Sabres season ticketholders have until September 28th to order
Official prices from the Sabres or Ticketmaster ranged
from about $20 to $220.
The game will be the first outdoor contest staged by the
NHL in the
Four years ago, more than 50,000 fans braved the cold to watch