TAMPA BAY – The Tampa Bay Lightning will open the Eastern Conference Final against the New York Rangers on Saturday afternoon at Madison Square Garden. Lightning single-game tickets to their Eastern Conference Final series against the Rangers will go on sale beginning on Thursday, May 14 at 10 a.m. The Lightning’s 2015 Stanley Cup Playoffs are presented by Florida Hospital.
* Please note the Tampa Bay Storm game scheduled for Friday, May 22 has been moved to Saturday, May 23 to accommodate the Lightning’s Game 4 contest against the Rangers.
Playoff Ticket Sales Information
· Single game tickets go on sale to the general public on Thursday, May 14 beginning at 10 a.m. for the Lightning’s Eastern Conference Final against New York.
· Tickets that are available can be purchased at www.TampaBayLightning.com/tickets or by calling 1.800.745.3000.
· The best way for fans to secure Lightning Stanley Cup Playoff tickets for every round is by investing in 2015-16 Season Ticket Memberships.
· The Lightning will continue its popular Subway Student Rush ticket offer for the Eastern Conference Final. The team will hold 100 tickets per game for students to purchase with valid ID.
Tampa Bay Lightning vs. New York Rangers
· The Lightning went 3-0-0 against the New York Rangers during the regular season series, out-scoring the Rangers 15-7 in those games.
· The Rangers defeated the Washington Capitals in Game 7 on Wednesday 2-1, to advance to the Eastern Conference Final, after trailing 3-1 in their series.
· The winner of this series will play the winner of the Anaheim Ducks/Chicago Blackhawks series in the Stanley Cup Final.
· The Lightning have never faced the Rangers in the Stanley Cup Playoffs.
· The Lightning have gone 5-1-0 against New York since the beginning of the 2013-14 season.
· Tyler Johnson ranks first in the League during the playoffs with eight goals.
· The Lightning have reached the Conference Finals for the third time in franchise history.