Phantoms Home Opener for 2016-17 Season Set for Saturday, October 15
September 21, 2016
Lehigh Valley, PA – The Lehigh Valley Phantoms, proud AHL affiliate of the Philadelphia Flyers, are pleased to announce that individual game tickets for the 2016-17 season will go on sale Thursday, September 22 beginning at 10:00 a.m.
Tickets will be available online at pplcenter.com, by calling 610-347-TIXX  or in-person at the PPL Center Box Office [701 Hamilton Street]. The PPL Center Box Office is open Monday – Friday, 10:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.
The Phantoms 2016-17 campaign begins at home on Saturday, October 15 at 7:05 p.m. when Lehigh Valley welcomes the Springfield Thunderbirds, the new AHL affiliate of the Florida Panthers, to downtown Allentown. That contest kicks off a 38-game regular season barrage of hard-hitting, heart-pounding hockey action at PPL Center, which features 31 total weekend home games (15 Saturdays, 14 Fridays, 2 Sundays) along with six rivalry showdowns each with the Wilkes-Barre/Scranton Penguins (Pittsburgh Penguins) and Hershey Bears (Washington Capitals).
Get an early look at this year’s team on Friday, October 7 and Saturday, October 8 when the Phantoms welcome the Charlotte Checkers, the AHL affiliate of the Carolina Hurricanes. Both games start at 7:05 p.m. at PPL Center.
Full and partial season ticket packages along with group tickets are currently available by calling the Phantoms front office at 610-224-GOAL . Tickets are also currently on sale for the Flyers highly-anticipated return to PPL Center on Wednesday, September 28 by clicking HERE.
RISE UP! Another thrilling season of Lehigh Valley Phantoms hockey at PPL Center is right around the corner with the home opener to the 2016-2017 regular season set for Saturday, October 15. Reserve your season tickets and group outings for the 2016-2017 season of Phantoms hockey today. For more information on how to reserve your seat at PPL Center to the hottest ticket in town, call the Phantoms front office today at 610-224-GOAL !
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The Phantoms are thrilled to host the 2017 Capital BlueCross AHL All-Star Classic at PPL Center January 28-30. The Capital BlueCross AHL All-Star Classic weekend includes a Phan Fest during the day on Saturday, January 28 and a Tailgate Party that evening, followed by the AHL All-Star Skills Competition on Sunday, January 29 and the 2017 AHL All-Star Game on Monday, January 30. Don’t miss this once-in-a-lifetime event. Packages starting at just $67 for the 2017 AHL All-Star Classic weekend are on sale now and include admission to Saturday’s Phan Fest & Tailgate Party, Sunday’s AHL All-Star Skills Competition and Monday’s All-Star Game. To purchase tickets, please visit www.phantomshockey.com or www.pplcenter.com.
The Phantoms are coming off their 20th Anniversary Season and second campaign in the Lehigh Valley playing at the state-of-the-art PPL Center. Established in 1996, the Phantoms spent their first 13 seasons at the Spectrum in Philadelphia before re-locating to Glens Falls, New York in 2009 where the team spent the next five seasons as the Adirondack Phantoms. A new era of Phantoms hockey began in the fall of 2014 when the Lehigh Valley Phantoms began play at the state-of-the-art PPL Center. Through 19 incredibly successful campaigns, the Phantoms have captured two Calder Cup Championships (1998, 2005), two Conference Championships (1998, 2005), two Regular Season Titles (1996-97, 1997-98) and four Division Championships (1996-97, 1997-98, 1998-99, 2003-04).