Analyzing the NHL Playoffs Ticket Market

TiqIQ's NHL Playoff Ticket Overview: Rangers Most Expensive First Round Tickets

The Stanley Cup Playoffs begin
on Wednesday and fans can expect ticket prices to rise when their teams hit the ice this week.According to TiqIQ, each team has higher secondary market prices for playoff tickets than they did on average
for the regular season, but some playoff tickets are more expensive than others. Listed below are all 16 playoff teams ranked by playoff premium above the regular season ticket average.

- Tampa Bay Lightning / Avg. First Round Ticket Price: $243.28 / Reg. Season Avg: $67.19 / Playoff Premium: 262.08%

- Columbus Blue Jackets / Avg. First Round Ticket Price: $257.29 / Reg. Season Avg. $78.33 / Playoff Premium: 228.47%

- St. Louis Blues / Avg. First Round Ticket Price: $218.50 / Reg. Season Avg: $71.24 / Playoff Premium: 206.71%

- Colorado Avalanche / Avg. First Round Ticket Price: $173.09 / Reg. Season Avg: $71.77 / Playoff Premium: 141.17%

- New York Rangers / Avg. First Round Ticket Price: $399.42 / Reg. Season Avg: $179.96 / Playoff Premium: 121.95%

- Philadelphia Flyers / Avg. First Round Ticket Price: $188.10 / Reg. Season Avg: $86.39 / Playoff Premium: 117.73%

- Los Angeles Kings / Avg. First Round Ticket Price: $194.99 / Reg. Season Avg: $96.57 / Playoff Premium: 101.92%

- Detroit Red Wings / Avg. First Round Ticket Price: $164.31 / Reg. Season Avg: $82.53 / Playoff Premium: 99.09%

- Pittsburgh Penguins / Avg. First Round Ticket Price: $325.28 / Reg. Season Avg: $164.01 / Playoff Premium: 98.33%

- Boston Bruins / Avg. First Round Ticket Price: $312.48 / Reg. Season Avg: $164.38 / Playoff Premium: 90.10%

- Anaheim Ducks / Avg. First Round Ticket Price: $151.79 / Reg. Season Avg: $80.39 / Playoff Premium: 88.82%

- Chicago Blackhawks / Avg. First Round Ticket Price: $384.35 / Reg. Season Avg: $234.46 / Playoff Premium: 63.93%

- San Jose Sharks / Avg. First Round Ticket Price: $160.26 / Reg. Season Avg: $98.74 / Playoff Premium: 62.31%

- Dallas Stars / Avg. First Round Ticket Price: $153.28 / Reg. Season Avg: $95.41 / Playoff Premium: 60.65%

- Minnesota Wild / Avg. First Round Ticket Price: $157.66 / Reg. Season Avg: $102.21 / Playoff Premium: 54.25%

- Montreal Canadiens / Avg. First Round Ticket Price: $306.94 / Reg. Season Avg: $202.19 / Playoff Premium: 51.81%