Bucks In Odessa Tonight
ODESSA, TX- The Laredo Bucks of the Central Hockey League travel to take on the Odessa Jackalopes tonight at the Ector County Coliseum. Game time is 7:05pm.
Friday March 19, 2010: (Game 63, Road Game 32)
Laredo (31-20-11, 73pts)
at Odessa (46-11-5, 97pts) 7:05pm, Ector County Col.
Radio: Imagen 94.1-FM (pre-game show 6:45pm)
Online Radio: www.laredobucks.com, or http://rmx.com.mx/_principal.asp?region5
TV: CHL-TV (http://chltv.insinc.com/)
All-time series (Regular season): Bucks lead series 18-10-8
2009-10: Bucks trail series 1-1-4
Last Meeting: 3/17/10: ODE 4, @LAR 3, SO
The Bucks clinched the third seed in the Southern Conference playoffs Wednesday night with a 4-3 shootout loss to Odessa coupled with Texas' loss to Rapid City. The Bucks will take on the second-seeded Allen Americans in the Southern Conference semi-finals starting next weekend.
The Bucks enter the final weekend of the regular season on a four-game unbeaten streak having gone 3-0-1 in that span.
Laredo returns to the road tonight to play their final road game of the regular season. The Bucks have won two-straight road games (both in shootouts).
The Bucks and Jackalopes will play for the seventh and final time in the regular season with Laredo earning points in five of the previous six games against Odessa (1-1-4).
Laredo's lone win against Odessa so far this season came in a 6-1 rout on December 5th in Laredo. The Bucks have lost five one-goal games to the Jackalopes this season including four coming in a shootout.
Odessa won the Governor's Cup Regular Season Championship in Wednesday's 4-3 shootout win in Laredo. The Jackalopes secured home-ice advantage throughout the playoffs by winning their second Governor's Cup in franchise history.
*COMMUNITY JOB FAIR MARCH 20*
The Bucks will hold the first annual community job fair presented by Staff Connection on Saturday March 20th at the Laredo Entertainment Center.
The job fair is from 12-5pm followed by a tailgate mixer before the Bucks host Wichita in their regular season finale at the LEC. Admission to the job fair is FREE with applicants getting to meet with around 20 companies that day. For more information call 718-BUCK (2825).
*WIN FREE BUCKS PLAYOFF TICKETS*
The Bucks are giving fans a chance to get their 2010 Westwind Homes Ray Miron's President's Cup playoff package for FREE!
If you sign up for your playoff package by Saturday March 20th you will be entered in a drawing to receive your playoff package FREE!! The drawing will be held during the Bucks regular season home finale on March 20th. YOU MUST BE PRESENT AT THE MARCH 20TH GAME TO WIN!
If you sign up for your playoff package by Saturday March 20th you will also receive the following:
-One person will have the opportunity to win a private BBQ cook-out at a Westwind Homes model home for you and 20 of your friends (date TBD).
-EVERY person who signs up by March 20th will be invited to a private "State of the Bucks Playoff Address" by Coach Rosco (date and time TBD).
Call 718-BUCK (2825) now to sign up for your Westwind Homes playoff package.
The Bucks earliest home playoff game could be Monday March 23rd depending on what seed the team gets.
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Central Hockey League Stories from March 19, 2010
- Americans drop 5-2 contest to Corpus Christi - Allen Americans
- CHL Playoffs to Begin on Monday - CHL
- IceRays Playoff Tickets On Sale Now, Home Game Monday - Corpus Christi IceRays
- Mavericks Host RiverKings Monday, March 22 in Opening Round - Kansas City Mavericks
- Mavericks End Regular Season in 5-0 Loss to Mudbugs - Kansas City Mavericks
- Gorillas Send Amarillo Fans Home Proud - Amarillo Gorillas
- Eagles, Mudbugs Set to Start Playoffs Friday - Colorado Eagles
- IceRays Beat Americans 5-2 To Clinch Playoff Berth - Corpus Christi IceRays
- Campbell's Effort Wasted Against Bees - Wichita Thunder
- RiverKings Secure Home Ice For Playoffs First Round - Mississippi RiverKings
- Jacks Top Laredo in Overtime, 4-3 - Odessa Jackalopes
- Surge fall to Ice Flyers - Mississippi RiverKings
- Bucks Comeback in Third, Lose in Overtime - Laredo Bucks
- Americans announce playoff dates, unveil playoff slogan - Allen Americans
- Bucks, Americans Playoff Schedule Set - Laredo Bucks
- Odessa's Joel Martin Named Most Outstanding Goaltender - CHL
- 2010 Round One Playoff Dates Set; Tickets On Sale - Fort Worth Brahmas
- RiverKings Meet Tulsa Tonight To Start Weekend Play - Mississippi RiverKings
- Colorado's Aaron Schneekloth Named CHL's Most Outstanding Defenseman - CHL
- Oilers Conclude The Season With Two Road Games - Tulsa Oilers
- Bucks In Odessa Tonight - Laredo Bucks
- Shots From The Point - CHL
- 'Bugs Complete Season Sweep Of Oilers With 2-1 Win - Bossier-Shreveport Mudbugs
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