Much as I receive a complimentary copy of the Ottawa Citizen newspaper because I write for it, National Hockey League players receive perks from their employer as well.
Each player is entitled to two complimentary tickets to each home game to use as he sees fit. After that, however, it’s time to open up that well-stuffed wallet. Here’s the bureaucracy behind getting mom and pop to your first NHL game. You know, short of just going to the ticket window.
- Insurance payouts for career-ending injuries
- A look at the NHL by-law that just cost Bob Hartley $25,000
- Congratulations on your milestone, here is your league-approved game action painting gift
- How much money do NFL players make for winning the Super Bowl (repost)
- USA Hockey executive salaries