Rivermen Chief Operating Officer Jason
Penning has announced that Peoria’s game on Friday, February 11, 2011 will
be played at 7:05 p.m. The game with the
Houston Aeros was originally scheduled to begin at 6:05 p.m.
game’s original early start time was to accommodate both teams’ travel to play
against one another the next afternoon in St. Paul, Minn. It was announced earlier this week that the
game at the Xcel Energy Center, home to the NHL’s Minnesota Wild, will now be
played on Feb. 13 at 1 p.m.
game is being held as continuation of the Minnesota Wild’s 10th
Anniversary Season. Reserved seating tickets for the game are $15 in advance or
$20 day of game. Tickets will go on sale on Saturday, Jan. 8, at the Xcel
Energy Center Box Office, Wild.com and Ticketmaster.com.
will open at 11:30 a.m., and Minnesota Wild players will be on hand to sign
autographs from 11:45 a.m.-12:45 p.m. Separate tickets for the Wild autograph
session will be $10, with proceeds benefitting the Minnesota Wild Foundation.
AHL matchup will be a showdown of the Wild’s and St. Louis Blues’ top prospects
– one day after the NHL teams’ play at Xcel Energy Center.