Panthers vs Stars: Gameday! - 14/12/18
The Nottingham Panthers return to league action tonight after their Challenge Cup excurison, where they qualified for the Semi-Finals, on Tuesday. Like the Panthers tonight's opponents Dundee had their six game league winning streak snapped by an overtime loss last weekend and both teams will be looking to get back in the win column when the puck drops inside the Motorpoint Arena at 7.30pm.
Tonight's game is sponsored by Temprell Jewellers Nottingham - creating, safeguarding and conserving the heirlooms of the future. Find out more here.
Good seats are still available and you can buy on the door, we recommend purchasing in advance to get the best selection of seats whilst beating the queues. You can book your tickets by clicking the link at the top of the page, visiting the Motorpoint Arena box office or by calling 0843 373 3000.
There's still time to get the perfect stocking stuffer for any Panthers' fan as 2018/19 Yearbooks (£12) and the 2019 'Pucks & Pups' calendars (£11 - featuring animals from RSPCA Radcliffe-on-Trent with all profits going to Autism East Midlands) will be on sale alongside the limited edition festive jerseys (only select sizes remain) from the DVD stand on the concourse.
Jon Rheault & Kevin Henderson hit the ice prior to training yesterday as they step up their respective rehabs but both remain out of the line-up. They will, however, be at the merchandise stand on the concourse from when doors open until the puck drops on the first period to sign yearbooks, calendars and jerseys so pop by even if it's just to say hello.
Paws, sponsored by Planet Bounce, will be amongst the stands in the period breaks tonight with a host of giveaways from Planet Bounce, Arena Catering and Creams Cafe.
The ever popular fifty-50 draw will be operation as will the 'Shirt Off His Back' raffle in which you could go home with the gold jersey of #45 Steve Lee. You've got to be in it to win it so get your tickets from the sellers around the arena and the lucky winner will be presented with the jersey, gameworn and sweaty, by Steve outside of the Panthers' locker room after the game.
The latest edition of the match night magazine goes on sale for the second time tonight and is available from the sellers around the arena. Pick up your copy, packed with exclusive content you can't find anywhere else - including an Alex Bolduc poster and an interview with Tim Billingsley, for just £3.00. Don't forget the free-to-enter retro playoff jersey draw on page 31, simply fill in your details and hand in to any fifty-50, programme of shirt off his back seller (or post through the Panthers' postbox on the fifty-50 desk) and you could win a Steve Lee or Chris Higgins jersey.
Our parking partners at Nottingham City Car Parks, who operate the Motorpoint Arena Car Park, are offering a new deal to fans (that came into effect on December 1st) AND it matches their original season long deal! Fans who took advantage of the parking season ticket can park at the arena car park – just a slapshot away from the building – in and out all day on gamedays and it worked out at just £2 a game and the new deal, which based on the fixture list, at £42 now works out at just over £2 A GAME, to book yourself in simply call 0115 8761444.
After the game the team will be eating food from Arena Catering and Dan Green will be live in the Encore Bar with one of the stars of the game taking questions from the floor.
The main team sponsor of The Nottingham Panthers is The Nottingham Building Society.