SAINT PAUL/MINNEAPOLIS, Minn. -- The National Hockey League’s (NHL) Minnesota Wild have qualified for the 2008 Stanley Cup Playoffs as a result of the Nashville Predators 1-0 overtime loss at Detroit this afternoon. The Wild currently stands in first place in the Northwest Division and third place in the Western Conference with a 42-28-9 record and 93 points.
The 2008 Stanley Cup Playoffs begin on April 9 and 10. Minnesota’s first round opponent and schedule will not be determined until the conclusion of the NHL’s regular season on April 6.
The Minnesota Wild announced tonight that single game tickets for all home games in the first round of the 2008 Stanley Cup Playoffs will go on sale Saturday, April 5 at 9:00 a.m. at the Xcel Energy Center Box Office and at 10:00 a.m. at all Ticketmaster (www.ticketmaster.com
) locations or charge by calling Ticketmaster at (651) 989-5151. A $2.00 facility fee will be added to all Wild single game playoff tickets. Ticketmaster charges are not included and are not applicable to tickets purchased at the Xcel Energy Center Box Office. A limit of four tickets per game may be purchased per person.
2008 MINNESOTA WILD CONFERENCE QUARTERFINAL TICKET PRICES
Individual Ticket Prices Conference Quarterfinal
Club Level Sides $115
Club Level Ends $105
Lower Level Sides $107
Lower Level Corners $97
Lower Level Ends $87
Standing Room Only $63
Upper Level Sides $52
Upper Level Ends $38
In addition, the team announced tonight that 2008 Stanley Cup Playoff merchandise is available exclusively at The Hockey Lodge at Xcel Energy Center and at The Hockey Lodge at Mall of America. Additional playoff merchandise will be added to all locations prior to Game 1. For more information please call The Hockey Lodge at (651) 726-8250 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.