The New York Rangers announced today that tickets for the Rangers 2002-2003 National Hockey League regular season will go on sale Wednesday, August 28
, starting at 10:00 AM ET
, at the Madison Square Garden box office. Fans may purchase a maximum of eight tickets per game to any of the Rangers regular season home contests. Tickets will be available in the $40 and $25 price ranges. In addition, tickets may also be charged by calling Ticketmaster at (212) 307-7171, (631) 888-9000, (845) 454-3388, (201) 507-8900, (609) 520-8383 or (860) 525-4500 or by logging on to newyorkrangers.com
. Tickets for all Rangers 2002 pre-season contests
will also be available for purchase at this time.
The 2002-2003 home schedule features a heavy concentration of Monday games (11), as well as Wednesday and Friday dates (six each). There will also be five Thursday and Saturday contests and four Tuesday and Sunday matches. The Rangers are pleased to once again offer fans several weekend afternoon contests throughout the course of the season, including: Sun., Nov. 3 vs. St. Louis (5:00 PM); Sat., Nov. 23 vs. Long Island (1:00 PM); Sun., Dec. 1 vs. Tampa Bay (1:00 PM); Sun., Dec. 8 vs. Boston (1:00 PM) and Sat., Jan. 25 vs. Atlanta (1:00 PM).
Starting times for all home games will be 7:00 PM, except for the five weekend matinee contests and the following eight dates: Wed., Dec. 11 vs. Chicago (8:00 PM); Mon., Jan. 6 vs. Ottawa (8:00 PM); Thu., Jan. 30 vs. Colorado (8:00 PM); Thu., Feb. 27 vs. Boston (8:00 PM); Mon., Mar. 3 vs. Long Island (8:00 PM); Wed., Mar. 26 vs. Pittsburgh (7:30 PM), Mon., Mar. 31 vs. Atlanta (7:30 PM) and Fri., Apr. 4 vs. New Jersey (7:30 PM).