Relive the Wolves-Griffins 144 combined PIMs game in all its glory. Photos taken by Tina Roszkowski.
May 2nd brought with it game two of the opening round match up between the Chicago Wolves, who were looking to double their series lead, and the Iowa Wild, who wanted to steal one game before returning home.
Friday night's match in San Diego was going to be pivotal no matter who won - the San Diego Gulls or the Chicago Wolves. If the Gulls won, they would have a 3-1 series lead headed into their final home game of the series Saturday night, while the Wolves looked to force a game six by tying the series at two games apiece.
CHARLOTTE, N.C.- The Charlotte Checkers won the Macgregor Kilpatrick trophy with 110 points in the 2018-19 regular season, but dropped three-of-four contests against their Atlantic Division Final opponents, the Hershey Bears. Can the Checkers overcome the Bears in the playoffs and advance to the East Final?
The top team from the West clashes with the top team in the East, as the Charlotte Checkers and Chicago Wolves square off to determine who will claim the Calder Cup in 2019.
It would take 124 minutes to decide a game-winner on Friday night as Maxime Comtois scored in the fourth overtime period to lift San Diego over Bakersfield, 3-2.
A 1-1 series meant that Tuesday's game three between the Grand Rapids Griffins and Chicago Wolves was really the first in a now best-of-three series.
Needing five games apiece to move on, the Central Division Final features the #1 and #3 seeds, the Chicago Wolves and Iowa Wild.
Check out Sarah Hobday's best shots compilation from games one and two of the Atlantic Division Finals between the Hershey Bears and Charlotte Checkers
The first two games of the Western Conference Final between the Chicago Wolves and San Diego Gulls in Rosemont have come and gone, which meant the series shifts to the West coast for the next three games. Entering game three, the series was knotted 1-1 with the Wolves taking the first and the Gulls the second.