The Hershey Bears did what they were needing to do defensively to play with the Charlotte Checkers Tuesday night, but getting the result they were after was a different matter.
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
After seven periods of hockey Friday night, San Diego did not look back going into Saturday. The Gulls, despite a mid-game goalie change, controlled all aspects of the game, defeating Bakersfield 4-1.
The Hershey Bears were looking for a better defensive performances in game two of the Atlantic Division Finals; somebody forgot to tell the Charlotte Checkers.
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.
CHARLOTTE, N.C.- The Charlotte Checkers and Hershey Bears combined for five goals in a frantic opening fifteen minutes on Friday, but that was all the offense in Game One of the Atlantic Division Finals.
Friday night, two Calder Cup hopefuls from the Pacific Division begin the next stage in their 2018-19 campaigns.
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.
It was a game of inches at the Allstate Arena Wednesday night in game one of the Central Division Finals between the Chicago Wolves and Iowa Wild.
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?