Saints season ticket holders get first crack at Hornets tickets

New Orleans, La. - Saints season ticket holders will get an exclusive opportunity to view some of the best seats still available for the upcoming 2012-2013 Hornets season. On Sunday, June 3rd, Hornets organizers are hosting  the annual Select-A-Seat event at the New Orleans Arena.

The general public is able to view available seats from 1-3 pm. Before that, New Orleans Saints fans will be allowed inside, allowing them to get a jump on seat selections beginning at 11 am. In an email to season ticket holders, Saints organizers say they've seen an increased interest in Hornets tickets from their season ticket holders and decided to make exclusive inventory available to loyal fans.

The Hornets staff will be on hand Sunday to guide Hornets fans around the arena, answering questions and helping to assist in choosing seats.

Season tickets are on sale already. Fans who are interested in getting a jump on the best seats available can call now at 504-525-HOOP or by visiting

In addition to access to the best seat locations, Hornets Season Ticket Holders enjoy numerous exclusive benefits including largest savings over individual ticket prices, a dedicated Season Ticket Account Executive, the chance to earn points for the Lagniappe program to help customize their Hornets experience, invitations to exclusive season ticket holder events, meet-and-greets and more.