Contrary to logical thinking, pre-game tailgating doesn't necessarily mean food and drink per caps inside the facility will be down.
At the RBC Center, Raleigh, N.C., scene of four National Hockey League Stanley Cup final games, tailgaters were invited into a tent right in front of the door and per caps were up 30 percent over regular season game spending, according to Davin Olsen, venue general manager.
Three hours before facility officials opened the doors to hockey fans, the parking lot was...


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