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Olowokandi34
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any season ticket holders here? The deadline to renew is 4/4.

I was wondering what the price increase was for your section and if you will be renewing.

mine are in section 307 and price increased from $12 a game to $20 a game and I'm still undecided about renewing.


rednblue
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Ive been a sth for 4 years now and i wont be renewing this year. My seats in 206 went from 2600 for two seats to 3900. I could afford it, but honestly a little loyalty woulda been nice. I'll gladly watch the games from home!


djmccaslin
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I'm in section 313 and mine went from $18 to $25 which is a 40% increase---much higher than the 15% they were talking about when it was first announced. I've already renewed but I'm not happy about the increase going that high.


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Section 105 went from $95.00 each to $105.00 each, a 10.5% increase. Not bad at all and worth it.

Section 116 went from $70.00 each to $80.00 each, a 12.5% increase. Not bad but not worth it.


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some of those prices are absurd. maybe if enough STHs hold off on renewing and tell their rep its too much, they'll have no choice but to lower the cost.

imo, i head out to clipper games a handful of times a year (some tickets i purchase, others i get the hook up). but for the most part, unless the seats are 5 or less rows away, id rather catch it on HD at home and listen to ralph/mike. i miss too much critical info/stuff when im at the game. (sidenote: i never understood the long-time claim by fans in every sport that think they have some sort of a more credible perspective because "they were at the game". it doesnt make sense - they dont get the detailed view that those watching on tv do.)

so im probably gonna do a mini-game plan for next season and still get the perk of first dibs for playoff seats.


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Ive been a sth for 4 years now and i wont be renewing this year. My seats in 206 went from 2600 for two seats to 3900. I could afford it, but honestly a little loyalty woulda been nice. I'll gladly watch the games from home!
THat explains a lot to me. I was a STH for a while but bailed when the new great player we got in the off seaosn was Gomes,,,personal protest. But I spend so much goingt o games anyhow my wife decided we will go back,,so we plunked down money (a grand) as a deposit for....

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FightOnRon
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I may be looking for a split season partner !!!!!!

I think what happens is you get every other game,,the first game goes to whomever has more seniority then every other. Full benefits and playoff seats.


Olowokandi34
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I might renew as well but my increase is 66%, yikes. Maybe I'll shoot for center uppers during the select a seat event if available


MrB
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I was a STH for the 06-07 season but bailed as I started a family. I miss it but not at 40 games a year. Can't wait for my kids to get older so I can take em to cheer for the Clips.


ClipperSam
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I was a season ticket holder till 2007. Losing to the Sacremento and not making the Playoff becasue of it. Especially when the prior season we were in the WCF semifianls. I was so aggravated that I decided to cancel after 7 straight seasons. Also I believe in top coaches. Having Mike Dumbleavy and Vinny have made me wait until they hire the right coach. That really tells me most of the time wether we will endure another losing season.

If a coaching change is made in the off season and they hire the right coach. I will highly consider buying tickets as a season ticket holder again.

Currently I go to about 5 games a season since 2008.

Hopefully that changes will be made and I will resign as season ticket holder.


rednblue
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FightOnRon wrote:
ekker3 wrote:
some of those prices are absurd. maybe if enough STHs hold off on so im probably gonna do a mini-game plan for next season and still get the perk of first dibs for playoff seats.

I may be looking for a split season partner !!!!!!

I think what happens is you get every other game,,the first game goes to whomever has more seniority then every other. Full benefits and playoff seats.

its actually more time like a draft, you take turns picking what games you want. But i think they make you split the big games


MrB
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I am like you Sam and I look to go about 5 games a year and really only want to sit at suite level or below if possible. The occasional free ticket is always nice( had 2 last year).


Amnesty_David_Stern
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Wow that's a lot of BS.


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Naw,,it's the way I said. It used to be the way you said because I did do that one year. Back then if you split a season you owned one seat for all the games and the other person the same. Then you went online and did your draft (we emield prior to the draft and we decided who would pick what as far as big games). It made work for the FO because they would have to get your tix and they would divide them manually and send them out,,,and I guess they got too lazy for that so what I described is the new and better system.

I saw at the game last night a lot of seats with paperwork attached,,I wonde rif that was reneals for the fans that havn't yet. I was looking at what seats could be avaiable if they don't,,some pretty good seats.


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its actually more time like a draft, you take turns picking what games you want. But i think they make you split the big games
Naw,,it's the way I said. It used to be the way you said because I did do that one year. Back then if you split a season you owned one seat for all the games and the other person the same. Then you went online and did your draft (we emield prior to the draft and we decided who would pick what as far as big games). It made work....

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MrB
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Jamie Lee is a pretty good rep, she was mine. She got me lots of perks when I was there. Auto alley, court side seats, ball presentation at tip off.


rednblue
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My rep from last year was the same way, all sorts of free stuff and upgrades. I dont think my ...rep this year has even called me once


blasana
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If anyone is looking to possibly split season tickets this year let me know!


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I am looking and I have already put down my 1K deposit,,where are your seats?


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She is good. When i was a STH before she got me all those perks too (and she wasn't even my rep) and I got to go to autograph alley 3 times in a season.

My new rep is Alexandra Novak and she is not new and has been around a while and she was he one that explained to me the new way of split season. I jsut hope it is fari with respect to one person not getting all the huge games and the other one gets all the duds.


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Sec 102 increase 15% for next year.

and yes, I'm renewing..


gary
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im renewing I sit in 119, last row my seats went from 125.00 to 135.00 Not bad


FightOnRon
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bumping for my own selfishness in trying to find a partner.


rednblue
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Alex is my new rep now too, i wasnt planning on renewing but im actually pretty interested in splitting the season tix. Im gonna ask alex about it today


FightOnRon
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rednblue wrote:
FightOnRon wrote:
bumping for my own selfishness in trying to find a partner.

Alex is my new rep now too, i wasnt planning on renewing but im actually pretty interested in splitting the season tix. Im gonna ask alex about it today

Here I am. I will go anywhere in the 200s but can really only afford baseline seats in the 100s. Where do you sit?


rednblue
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Im 206 row 4 seats 1 and 2. Love my seats, but am willing to move. Still waiting to hear back from alex to see how this all works


FightOnRon
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Dude,,if you want to split,,you have a partner with me.

We can stay where you are (I love aisle seats)or move to cheap 100s. I just want to make sure we both get dibs at playoffs seats too and if we both get to keep our accounts. IF I stay in the 200s I can go to my half,,if I move lower I would have to probably sell half my half. Since Alex is both of ours,,she should be ale to do whatever we need.


FightOnRon
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Hey those are the seats that are up against a wall are they?


FightOnRon
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Nevermind,,that's 205


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Hey,,if you decide to move instead to a better location and vacate those and buy an entire season,,tell Alex one of her's wants your seats,,that would be me of course.


rednblue
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Sounds good, i want to wait till the select a seat goes on to make a decision. Atleast there are some good options...


Amnesty_David_Stern
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For those of us that don't live within reasonable driving distance of the Staples Center, I'm sure we'd all love to split season ticket packages with people if we could make it to a bunch of games without missing work etc haha. I just can't believe how large teh ticket prices are going up for certain seats, that seems a bit crappy.

If I were someone that had season tickets even for just 1 year, I'd ask for something if I were to renew my seats. Ask them for like a Hoodie, or a jersey, or a signed 8x10 of a Clipper, any one. Just let them know you've been loyal to the Clippers for X amount of years even when they were one of the worst teams in all of professional sports, and if your going to have to pay more for the seats you buy every single year, you'd like a nice gift or a gift package. Maybe ask for way better seats for 1 game as part of you renewing your seats.


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For those of us that don't live within reasonable driving distance of the Staples Center, I'm sure we'd all love to split season ticket packages with people if we could make it to a bunch of games without missing work etc haha. I just can't believe how large teh ticket prices are going up for certain seats, that seems a bit crappy. If I were someone that had season tickets even for just 1 year, I'd ask for something if I were to renew my seats. Ask them for like a Hoodie, or a jersey, or a signed 8x10 of a....

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FightOnRon
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bump for my self


Olowokandi34
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I renewed, thought about it the whole week but decided to pull the trigger. Can't wait for the playoffs!


mmh8
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I was a season ticket holder a few years ago, but haven't had season tickets for about 3 years. The day after CP3 was signed I tried to get season seats, but they were sold out. I paid a $1000 deposit a few weeks ago and got season seats a couple of days ago. I got section 105 for $70/ticket.


Olowokandi34
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what row? $70 in 105? not bad!


FightOnRon
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On Tuesday I go the call from my tix rep and I now have seats in the 200s for next year,,,,price is only a dollar more then this year. I think it's like 38 per seat. I also get those same seats for this years playoffs. The rep told me a while back that the price bump for the 200s was for the front row seats. that is what the Dodgers do too.


mmh8
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Olowokandi34 wrote:
mmh8 wrote:
I was a season ticket holder a few years ago, but haven't had season tickets for about 3 years. The day after CP3 was signed I tried to get season seats, but they were sold out. I paid a $1000 deposit a few weeks ago and got season seats a couple of days ago. I got section 105 for $70/ticket.

what row? $70 in 105? not bad!

Row 17. It looks like there was no price increase at all for these seats. My old seats, back in 2008-2009 were in 107 and I paid $50/ticket. I tried to post a link to last season's (2010-2011) season ticket prices so each of you can compare prices with what season seats are going for next year, but I need 95 posts before they will allow me to post a link. If any of the vets on here want to post the link let me know and I will PM it to you. (If I am allowed to do that)


FightOnRon
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I just looked at my invoice,,these seats came down to 34 per seat. This is an increase for the 44 game package of 1 dollar total compared to my first year as a STH


AJCLIP
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My tix went up 32%.

209, Row 3, Aisle

The reason that there is so much variety in increases is that they split up the sections in terms of pricing. For example, this year I pay $34 per ticket, along with everyone else in my 200 section. Next year if you are in the first 4 rows the tickets go to $45, then the next so many rows $40 and the back so many rows are something like $35.

Sucks for me cause I have had tix since 2003 but all good they are trying to create real value per location. Will see how select a seat works out...

Let me know if eanyone is down to pick up some of these or if they have some 100 level, lower rows to split up.

Lets go Clipps!


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