WICHITA, Kan. – With the race on to crown three league champions over the next two months, The Sin Bin will provide readers & listeners in-depth coverage of the 2018 playoffs across minor league hockey. For the first time in our site’s history, all 20 of the opening round playoff series across all three minor leagues; AHL, ECHL & SPHL, will be covered.
Additionally, Wichita Thunder and Macon Mayhem playoff games will be broadcast exclusively through The Sin Bin app.
Southern Professional Hockey League
Before the start of each SPHL playoff round, Matthew Harding, Mike Campos and Ben Garrod of the Fayetteville Marksmen will break down the matchups and offer listeners insight on the series on the Inside the SPHL podcast. Fans can follow along with the podcast on The Sin Bin app or The Sin Bin – SPHL Facebook page.
Campos, the site’s SPHL Editor, will be tracking all four opening-round matchups in the league.
The Sin Bin’s Kristen Wooten will lead the site’s coverage of the 2018 Kelly Cup Playoffs. TheSinBin.net writers will be on-site covering all eight opening-round playoff series:
|South Carolina/Orlando||Travis Rogers & Chad Boerth|
|Toledo/Indy||Michael Scott & Mark Grainda|
|Fort Wayne/Cincinnati||Kristen Wooten|
|Idaho/Allen||C.C. Hawkley & Barry Janssen|
Before the start of each ECHL playoff round, Matthew Harding and C.C. Hawkley will break down the matchups and offer listeners insight on the series on the In the Corners podcast. Fans can listen live to the podcast on The Sin Bin app.
American Hockey League
The site’s coverage of the 2018 Calder Cup Playoffs will be led by Samantha Hoffmann. Like the ECHL Playoffs, TheSinBin.net will have coverage of all eight opening-round playoff series:
|Lehigh Valley/Charlotte||Ryan Bizzaro|
|Manitoba/Grand Rapids||Alex Wolff|
|Tucson/San Diego||Cameron Turner|
|Ontario/Texas||Duck and Hound|
* => Tentative series — writers will be finalized once the matchups are set
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