TORONTO / NEW YORK - A limited number of World Cup of Hockey 2016 tournament tickets will go on sale to the public on Thursday, August 18 at 10 a.m. ET, the National Hockey League Players' Association (NHLPA) and National Hockey League (NHL) announced today.
Over 170 of the top players in the NHL® are coming to Toronto to face off in what promises to be one of the most competitive, highly skilled hockey tournaments in the history of the sport. The World Cup of Hockey 2016 will run Sept. 17 through Oct. 1, exclusively at Air Canada Centre, and feature players representing over 15 countries. Eight teams - Team Canada, Team Czech Republic, Team Europe, Team Finland, Team North America, Team Russia, Team Sweden and Team USA - will compete in this best-on-best international hockey championship.
Individual game tickets for the World Cup of Hockey 2016 will be available for purchase via www.Ticketmaster.ca and www.Ticketmaster.com, the official ticket marketplace of the NHL®, beginning at 10 a.m. ET on Thursday, Aug. 18. Pricing includes HST. Additional fees may apply. Prices are in Canadian dollars. This opportunity is available on a first-come, first-served basis, while supplies last.
Live coverage of all tournament games will be provided by Sportsnet and TVA Sports in Canada and ESPN in the United States.
For more information on the World Cup of Hockey 2016 please visit www.wch2016.com.