ROCKFORD, Ill. – The Rockford IceHogs, in conjunction with the American Hockey League and Grand Rapids Griffins, tonight announced their postseason schedule for the Division Finals of the 2018 Calder Cup playoffs. The four-seed Rockford will square off against the three-seed Grand Rapids in a best-of-seven series beginning this Thursday, May 3 at Van Andel Arena at 6 p.m. CT.
The IceHogs will play back-to-back road games in Grand Rapids on May 3 & 5 before returning to the BMO Harris Bank Center for guaranteed home contests for Game 3 (Ticket D) on Wednesday, May 9 at 7 p.m. and Game 4 (Ticket E) on Friday, May 11 at 7 p.m.
If necessary, the IceHogs and Griffins will alternate hosting games for the final three matchups of the series, with Grand Rapids scheduled to host Game 5 on Saturday, May 12 at 6 p.m. CT and Game 7 on Wednesday, May 16 at 6 p.m. CT. Rockford is set to host an as-necessary Game 6 (Ticket F) at the BMO Harris Bank Center on Monday, May 14 at 7 p.m. CT.
Tickets are on sale now and can be purchased at icehogs.com or by calling the IceHogs front office at (815) 986-6465.
The full schedule for the Division Finals between the Griffins and IceHogs is listed below:
|Game 1||Thursday, May 3||Rockford at Grand Rapids||6 p.m.|
|Game 2||Saturday, May 5||Rockford at Grand Rapids||6 p.m.|
|Game 3||Ticket D||Wednesday, May 9||Grand Rapids at Rockford||7 p.m.|
|Game 4||Ticket E||Friday, May 11||Grand Rapids at Rockford||7 p.m.|
|Game 5*||Saturday, May 12||Rockford at Grand Rapids||6 p.m.|
|Game 6*||Ticket F||Monday, May 14||Grand Rapids at Rockford||7 p.m.|
|Game 7*||Wednesday, May 16||Rockford at Grand Rapids||6 p.m.|
NOTE: Fans who purchased tickets for the IceHogs’ Game 4 of the first-round playoff series against the Wolves have the option of receiving a refund for their tickets, or exchanging those tickets for seats to Game 3 of the Division Finals on Wednesday, May 9 at the BMO Harris Bank Center. For exchanges or a refund, call the IceHogs front office at (815) 986-6465.