IceCaps to face Penguins in second round
The St. John’s IceCaps have announced the full schedule for their best-of-seven Eastern Conference Semifinal series.
The IceCaps will face the Wilkes-Barre/Scranton Penguins in the second round of the 2012 Calder Cup Playoffs after defeating the Syracuse Crunch three games to one in their best-of-five quarterfinal series.
Tickets for all four home games are now available at the Mile One Centre box office or online at www.stjohnsicecaps.com by clicking on the following link: http://www.stjohnsicecaps.com/tickets/2012-calder-cup-playoff-tickets/.
The complete schedule is as follows:
Eastern Conference Semifinals – Series “J” (best-of-7)
2-St. John’s IceCaps [WPG] vs. 4-Wilkes-Barre/Scranton Penguins [PIT]
Game 1 – Tue., May 1 – W-B/Scranton at St. John’s, 7:30 NT
Game 2 – Wed., May 2 – W-B/Scranton at St. John’s, 7:30 NT
Game 3 – Sat., May 5 – St. John’s at W-B/Scranton, 8:35 NT
Game 4 – Sun., May 6 – St. John’s at W-B/Scranton, 5:35 NT
*Game 5 – Tue., May 8 – St. John’s at W-B/Scranton, 8:35 NT
*Game 6 – Fri., May 11 – W-B/Scranton at St. John’s, 7:30 NT
*Game 7 – Sat., May 12 – W-B/Scranton at St. John’s, 7:30 NT
* if necessary
The eight teams remaining in the hunt for the Calder Cup are the Norfolk Admirals (top affiliate of the NHL’s Tampa Bay Lightning), the St. John’s IceCaps (Winnipeg Jets), the Wilkes-Barre/Scranton Penguins (Pittsburgh Penguins), the Connecticut Whale (New York Rangers), the Oklahoma City Barons (Edmonton Oilers), the Toronto Marlies (Toronto Maple Leafs), the Abbotsford Heat (Calgary Flames) and the San Antonio Rampage (Florida Panthers).