NHL announces new 3 p.m. ET start time for 2012 NHL Alumni Game on Dec. 31

NEW YORK (December 30, 2011) – The National Hockey League (NHL), in conjunction with the Philadelphia Flyers and New York Rangers, today announced that the Molson Canadian 2012 NHL Alumni Game will change the original 1 p.m. ET start time on Saturday, Dec. 31, to 3 p.m. ET.  The delayed start time decision was based on tomorrow’s weather forecast and should make for optimal game conditions for players and fans.

All tickets to the Molson Canadian 2012 NHL Alumni Game will continue to be honored and all ticket holder agreement language remains unchanged.

The following is a list of changes for fans based on the new 3 p.m. ET start time:

Gates to Citizens Bank Park will now open at 1 p.m. ET

Sports Complex Parking Lots now open at 9 a.m. ET

Spectator Plaza remains open from 9 a.m. – 5 p.m. ET