Game details and ticketing

  • When is Red Hot Hockey and who is Cornell playing?

    College hockey returns to Madison Square Garden on Saturday, November 25, at 8:00 p.m. Cornell will face Boston University. Don't forget to wear red! 🐻

  • What time does the game start?

    Doors open at least 90 minutes prior to game start time—get there early to grab a pretzel, find your seat, and get ready to cheer on the Big Red!

    The game starts at 8:00 p.m. (time is subject to change)
    The puck drops at 8:05 p.m. (time subject to change)

  • Can I buy a ticket block?

    Yes! Email

  • How will I get my tickets?

    To facilitate contactless entry, digital tickets are accepted and all guests should download the MSG Venue App or the Ticketmaster App before they arrive to display their ticket.

  • Do I need to have a smartphone to display my ticket to enter the event? Can I show more than one ticket on the same phone?

    Yes, digital tickets will need to be presented on your smartphone via the MSG Venue App or the Ticketmaster App, which should be downloaded in advance. Guests can display more than one ticket on the same smartphone.

  • Where will I enter The Garden?

    Your digital ticket will have information on which entrance to use based on your seating location, and we ask all guests to please use your recommended entrance location.

  • Can I bring a bag?

    To help provide a safe experience, guests are not permitted to enter with bags larger than 10”x 8”x 6”. Small pocketbooks/purses are permitted. For guests with additional needs, please contact Guest Relations at: 212-465-6225 or

COVID-19 requirements

Other questions

  • Is my class or club hosting an event?

    Please check back here for up-to-date details on events surrounding the game.

  • Will the game be televised?

    Please check back here for updates about streaming the game.