Crunch to face the Wilkes-Barre/Scranton Penguins in Eastern Conference Final
The Syracuse Crunch will face the Wilkes-Barre/Scranton Penguins in the Eastern Conference Final of the Calder Cup Playoffs.
The Crunch's third round matchup was determined after the Penguins defeated the Providence Bruins tonight in Game 7 of their Eastern Conference Semifinal series. The Crunch advanced to the third round of the Calder Cup Playoffs for the first time since the 1995-96 season after completing a four-game sweep of the Springfield Falcons on Friday, May 17.
The Crunch will host the Penguins in Game 1 of the Eastern Conference Final at the War Memorial Arena on Saturday, May 25 at 7:00 p.m.
The complete Eastern Conference Final schedule is as follows:
3-Syracuse Crunch vs. 5-Wilkes-Barre/Scranton Penguins
Game 1 – Sat., May 25 – W-B/Scranton at Syracuse, 7 ET
Game 2 – Sun., May 26 – W-B/Scranton at Syracuse, 7 ET
Game 3 – Wed., May 29 – Syracuse at W-B/Scranton, 7:05 ET
Game 4 – Fri., May 31 – Syracuse at W-B/Scranton, 7:05 ET
*Game 5 – Sat., June 1 – W-B/Scranton at Syracuse, 7 ET
*Game 6 – Mon., June 3 – Syracuse at W-B/Scranton, 7:05 ET
*Game 7 – Wed., June 5 – W-B/Scranton at Syracuse, 7 ET