Predators to Open 2008 Playoffs on Thursday in Detroit

Sunday, 04.6.2008 / 11:57 PM CT / Schedule
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Predators to Open 2008 Playoffs on Thursday in Detroit
-Nashville will host Games 3 and 4 next Monday and Wednesday-

Nashville, Tenn. (April 6, 2008) – The Nashville Predators will begin their 2008 Stanley Cup Western Conference Quarterfinal series vs. the Detroit Red Wings this Thursday, April 10 at Joe Louis Arena in Detroit at 6 p.m. CT. Game Two is scheduled for Saturday, April 12 at 1 p.m. CT in Detroit, and will be nationally televised on NBC. The series then turns to Nashville, where the Predators will host the Wings for Game Three on Monday, April 14 at the Sommet Center, then again for Game Four on Wednesday, April 16.

If additional games are necessary to complete the best-of-seven series, it will turn back to Detroit for a Game Five on Friday, April 18 at 6:30 p.m., come to Nashville for Game Six, another NBC contest, on Sunday, April 20, then return to Detroit for Game Seven on Tuesday, April 22. VERSUS, the exclusive cable home of the NHL, will televised Games One, Three, Four and Five.

SERIES E TIME (CT) #1 Detroit vs. #8 Nashville Network
Thursday, April 10, 2008 6 p.m. Nashville at Detroit VERSUS
Saturday, April 12, 2008 1 p.m. Nashville at Detroit NBC
Monday, April 14, 2008 6:30 p.m. Detroit at Nashville VERSUS
Wednesday, April 16, 2008 8 p.m. Detroit at Nashville VERSUS (join in progress)
Friday, April 18, 2008 6:30 p.m. Nashville at Detroit VERSUS
Sunday, April 20, 2008 2 p.m. Detroit at Nashville NBC
Tuesday, April 22, 2008 TBD Nashville at Detroit

Individual tickets still remain for the first two Nashville Predators home games of the series and can be purchased at the Sommet Center box office and all Ticketmaster outlets, via the internet at www.nashvillepredators.com or by calling 615-770-PUCK.

The only way to guarantee access to 2008 playoff tickets is with a $250 deposit towards 2008-09 Nashville Predators season tickets. For complete information on this process, call 615-770-PUCK or visit www.nashvillepredators.com.

Ticket prices start at $25.00 per ticket in the Upper Goal Zone. Other section prices include: Goal Zone ($35.00), Sideline Balcony ($43.00), Lower Sideline Balcony ($49.00), Shoot Twice Mezzanine ($59.00), Lower Shoot Twice Mezzanine ($65.00), Shoot Once Club Seats ($72.00), Lower Bowl Endzone ($80.00), Lower Bowl Center ($91.00), Premium Lower Bowl ($102.00), Premium 2x Lower Bowl ($110.00), Club Level ($115.00) and the All-Inclusive Zone ($115.00).

Individual tickets for any additional first-round games will go on sale at a later date, and tickets for all future rounds of the 2008 Stanley Cup Playoffs will go on sale upon the completion of each round.

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