NHL Ticket Revenue : 2005-2011

The following is some back of the napkin math on NHL Revenues from 2005-2011.

Team2010-2011 single-game ticket revenue  2007-2008 single-game ticket revenue  2005-2006 single-game ticket revenue  Percentage Change from 05/06 
Chicago $1,100,000 $500,000 $404,071 1.723
Washington $1,000,000 $550,000 $411,820 1.676
Pittsburgh $1,100,000 $800,000 $580,661 0.893
Boston $1,100,000 $800,000 $858,508 0.281
N.Y. Rangers $1,600,000 $1,300,000 $939,464 0.703
Vancouver $1,700,000 $1,400,000 $1,041,778 0.633
Montreal $2,000,000 $1,700,000 $1,212,835.00 0.65
San Jose $1,100,000 $950,000 $780,093 0.41
Calgary $1,500,000 $1,300,000 $896,475.00 0.674
Los Angeles $750,000 $650,000 $702,722.00 0.068
Detroit $1,100,000 $1,000,000 $1,108,313 0
Philadelphia $1,100,000 $1,000,000 $974,145 0.129
Edmonton $1,300,000 $1,200,000 $835,872 0.557
St. Louis $650,000 $600,000 $407,181 0.597
Buffalo $800,000 $750,000 $544,238 0.471
Toronto $2,000,000 $1,900,000 $1,484,947 0.347
Nashville $575,000 $600,000 $430,596 0.337
Carolina $660,000 $700,000 $498,893 0.323
Phoenix $420,000 $450,000 $504,760 -0.168
Florida $460,000 $500,000 $515,810 -0.107
Ottawa $1,110,000 $1,200,000 $844,927 0.315
Minnesota $1,000,000 $1,100,000 $966,656 0.035
Anaheim $750,000 $900,000 $657,060 0.142
Columbus $660,000 $800,000 $835,031 -0.21
New Jersey $700,000 $850,000 $554,890 0.264
Colorado $750,000 $1,000,000 $1,081,134 -0.306
N.Y. Islanders $392,000 $550,000 $525,871 -0.253
Dallas $660,000 $950,000 $923,323 -0.285
Atlanta $330,000 $550,000 $488,760 -0.324
Tampa Bay $440,000 $800,000 $805,371 -0.453

Average ticket gate has increased from :

$760,540.17

Driving factors