About 2,000 tickets to each of the Penguins' first two home playoff games will go on sale at 10 a.m. Monday.
They will be available a the usual outlets. The team is suggesting buying them online at www.ticketmaster.com. Tickets also will be available the Consol Energy Center box office, all Pittsburgh area Ticketmaster locations, or by calling Ticketmaster at 1-800-745-3000. There will be a lotttery system used at the in-person ticket sites.
The Penguins have clinched a playoff berth and home-ice advantage for the first round, but their first-round opponent has not been determined. The playoffs begin April 30, although the Penguins' playoff opener might not be until a night or two later.
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