Winnipeg sold out of playoff tickets in under five minutes

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Significant enough for the club to send out a press release:

The Winnipeg Jets Hockey Club announced today that individual tickets to Games 3 & 4 of their 2015 Stanley Cup Playoffs Western Conference Quarterfinal series against the Anaheim Ducks sold out in less than five minutes.

Fans are encouraged to continue to monitor http://www.winnipegjets.com for future ticket releases such as game day releases as well as possible seat exchange opportunities at Jets Seat Exchange on the official Winnipeg Jets team website.

Though impressive, the quick sale shouldn’t come as a huge surprise. Winnipeg played to capacity all season long in one of the NHL’s smallest venues — the MTS Centre holds 15,016 — and fans are beyond thrilled for the return of playoff hockey, which hasn’t been played in the ‘Peg since 1996.

Case in point: