The NHL is back for the 2013 season with 5 new badges

Posted on January 19, 2013 by Craig Bowman

The 2013 National Hockey League season starts today.  Foursquare and NHL have teamed up to bring more badges to the fans along with other special offers.

 

 

How to unlock:

Badge

Name

Badge Message

How to unlock

NHL
Lucky you, on Foursquare checking in gets you a badge, not a penalty. Thanks for being an NHL fan! Use the code foursquare15 for a 15% discount on NHL gear at Shop.NHL.com.
Check in at two different NHL games, and you’ll also unlock the league badge along with a 15% discount off purchases made at Shop.NHL.com.
New York Islanders
It’s the colors that bind us together as fans. United with you… we are the ORANGE & BLUE!
To unlock a team badge, check in at your team’s arena for a home game, or like your team’s Foursquare page and check in at an away game.
Colorado Avalanche
You bleed Burgundy and Blue because you are an Avaholic! #GoAvsGo
To unlock a team badge, check in at your team’s arena for a home game, or like your team’s Foursquare page and check in at an away game.
Washington Capitals
You're Rocking the Red! Thanks for your help in Building America’s Hockey Capital, now Let’s Go Caps!
To unlock a team badge, check in at your team’s arena for a home game, or like your team’s Foursquare page and check in at an away game.
Carolina Hurricanes
And that's another Carolina Hurricanes check-in. WOOO! Let's Go #Canes!
To unlock a team badge, check in at your team’s arena for a home game, or like your team’s Foursquare page and check in at an away game.
Vancouver Canucks
You look mighty fine in that blue and green. Now show us that Towel Power and let’s hear you scream! Go Canucks Go!
To unlock a team badge, check in at your team’s arena for a home game, or like your team’s Foursquare page and check in at an away game.

Foursquare released more information about the new specials stating:

When you’re at the home arena for one of these teams, be sure to keep an eye out for specials – you might win tickets to the next game, team swag, or concessions! For example:

  • New York Islanders fans who check in at Nassau Veterans Memorial Coliseum will get a free t-shirt when they spend $50 in the Team Store, a free fleece when they spend $100, and two tickets to a future game if they spend $150.
  • Colorado Avalanche fans can push their check-ins to Twitter for a chance to win tickets to an upcoming Avs game.
  • Washington Capitals fans can check in at the Verizon Center and share their check-ins on Twitter for a chance to win an autographed puck from a Washington Capitals player.
  • Carolina Hurricanes fans who check in to PNC Arena and share their check-ins to Twitter will be entered for a chance to win a team-autographed jersey.
  • Vancouver Canucks fans will receive 50% off at the team store. And anyone who shares their check-in to Twitter will be entered to win a Canucks home jersey.
  • Need a hand with other badges? Check out our full foursquare badge list here.

     

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