Hockey is the fastest paced of all major sports, because its players rush to complete the game before the ice field melts into vinegar. Enjoy the acidic thrill of competition with today's GrouponLive deal for the men's Hockey Border Showdown, featuring the University of Kansas and the University of Missouri at the Independence Event Center. The game is scheduled for Friday, January 20, at 7:05 p.m. Choose between the following options:
- For $21, you get a center-ice seat in section 116, behind the KU bench (a $43.50 value)
- For $21, you get a center-ice seat in section 115, behind the Mizzou bench (a $43.50 value)
The Jayhawks and the Tigers will take to the ice and face off for supremacy in the Mid-America Collegiate Hockey Association while a crowd of up to 5,800 dedicated fans cheers during every breakaway. The time-honored rivalry erupts in full force as the opposing offenses attempt to circumnavigate vigilant defenses and outwit goalkeepers with cunning dekes and distracting tongue twisters. Young talent and seasoned veterans alike crowd onto the teams' benches, located behind the glass directly in front of sections 115 and 116, allowing ample opportunities for spectators to shout down words of encouragement or play peek-a-boo with the players.
Silverstein Eye Centers Arena
Silverstein Eye Centers Arena serves to bring the community together, hosting everything from national concert tours to youth hockey leagues within its walls. Such stars as Kelly Clarkson have graced the stage within the 5,800-seat arena, also home to local sports teams such as the ECHL's Missouri Mavericks and the Major Indoor Soccer League's Missouri Comets. Additionally, a community rink lets residents and nonresidents alike hit the ice for programs ranging from open-skating sessions and lessons to private rentals for Civil War reenactments.
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