Fans can watch road Cup games at Mellon Arena
Thursday, May 22, 2008
The Pittsburgh Penguins will open Mellon Arena for the first two games of the Stanley Cup final against the Detroit Red Wings.
The games will be broadcast on the arena's Jumbotron. Seating will be general admission at $5. Concession and souvenir stands will be open. Tickets will go on sale on today at 10 a.m., available online at www.ticketmaster.com and the Mellon Arena's gate one box office. The team said all proceeds will go to the Mario Lemieux Foundation for cancer and neonatal research.
The video screen in front of Gate 3 will not be operating for the road games. It will be available to fans for the Pens' first two home games of the series (Games 3 and 4).
Game 1 is Saturday, May 24 at 8 p.m., and Game 2 is Monday, May 26 at 8 p.m. Doors will open at 7 p.m. on both nights.