COYOTES OFFER FREE PRESEASON GAME TO
FULL SEASON TICKET HOLDERS ON SEPT. 16, 2005 VERSUS MINNESOTA WILD
GRETZKY TO COACH HIS FIRST GAME
GLENDALE, ARIZONA --- Phoenix Coyotes President and COO Douglas Moss announced today that the Coyotes preseason game on Friday, September 16 against the Minnesota Wild will be free to all Coyotes full season ticket holders. Game time is 7:00 p.m. at Glendale Arena.
"Our season ticket holders are an extremely important part of our team and they have been incredibly loyal and supportive since the Coyotes moved to the Valley in 1996," said Moss. "We felt it was important to reward our full season ticket holders by giving them this additional game for free. Our season ticket holders are and will continue to be our number one priority.
"This is a great opportunity for Coyotes fans to visit the beautiful Glendale Arena and see Wayne Gretzky's first game as head coach of the Phoenix Coyotes," added Moss. "We hope that all hockey fans in the Valley will take advantage of this great opportunity to see our exciting new hockey team."
Tickets for all four Coyotes home preseason games will go on sale to the public on Monday, August 15 at 10:00 a.m. In addition to the game versus the Wild on September 16, the Coyotes will play at home against Los Angeles (Sept. 20), San Jose (Sept. 28) and Anaheim (Oct. 1).
Prices for Coyotes pre-season single game tickets start at just $15. Additional upper level seats are priced at $25 and $35. Lower level seats in Glendale Arena are priced at $50, $65, $75 and $100.
In addition, the Coyotes are accepting $100 deposits for partial and mini plan ticket packages that are scheduled to go on-sale later this month. Regular season individual game tickets will go on-sale in mid-September. The Coyotes are also planning additional single game promotions for the regular season including the "Family 4-Pack."
Tickets may be purchased at the Glendale Arena Ticket Office, all Ticketmaster locations, or by calling 480-563-PUCK (7825), visiting www.PhoenixCoyotes.com or ticketmaster.com.
The Coyotes' complete preseason schedule for 2005 is listed below:
|DATE: ||OPPONENT: ||TIME: ||VENUE: |
|Fri., Sept. 16 ||MINNESOTA ||7:00 PM ||Glendale Arena |
|Sat., Sept. 17 ||at Minnesota ||5:00pm ||Xcel Energy Center |
|Tue., Sept. 20 ||LOS ANGELES ||7:00 PM ||Glendale Arena |
|Fri., Sept. 23 ||at Anaheim ||7:30 PM ||Arrowhead Pond |
|Sun., Sept. 25 ||at Los Angeles ||7:30 PM ||Staples Center |
|Wed., Sept. 28 ||SAN JOSE ||7:00 PM ||Glendale Arena |
|Fri., Sept. 30 ||at San Jose ||7:30 PM ||HP Pavilion |
|Sat., Oct. 1 ||ANAHEIM ||7:00 PM ||Glendale Arena |
** All times listed above are local Arizona time.