NHL commissioner Gary Bettman to attend Canucks’ dwelling opener tonight

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For the primary time in 4 years, the NHL’s high boss is in Vancouver.

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Commissioner Gary Bettman might be in attendance for the Vancouver Canucks’ dwelling opener versus the Edmonton Oilers Wednesday evening at Rogers Enviornment.

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Why the Commissioner is on the town isn’t identified. The Canucks have various pre-game festivities deliberate for Wednesday, together with formally introducing Quinn Hughes as captain and unveiling the brand new video board system, which is without doubt one of the largest within the NHL.

The workforce can be having a comfortable launch for the brand new VIP lounge space that was constructed over the low season between the workforce’s dressing rooms. Staff have been scrambling all the way down to the ultimate wire to get the lounge accomplished.

The lounge is members-only, with a particular seating space within the stands, between the workforce benches reserved for members. Tickets are a three-year dedication, costing roughly $75,000 or $85,000 over the time period, relying on seat location.

Followers will little question greet Bettman with a loud spherical of boos, as has change into customized.

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