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IceCaps Calder Cup Playoff Primer

April 17, 2017 - American Hockey League (AHL) - St. John's IceCaps News Release

ST. JOHN'S, NL - Tickets are still available for the St. John's IceCaps first playoff series in three seasons as the team hosts the Syracuse Crunch this weekend for the opening two games of their best-of-five Calder Cup North Division Semifinal series.

Games 1 and 2 are slated for 7:30 p.m. Friday and Saturday night at Mile One Centre before the series switches to Syracuse.

St. John's finished fourth in the North Division with a 36-30-8-2 record for 82 points, while Syracuse placed first with a 38-24-7-7 record for 90 points. The teams split eight games against each other this season.

The full schedule is as follows:

North Division Semifinals - Series "C" (best-of-5)

(1)-Syracuse Crunch vs. (4)-St. John's IceCaps

Game 1 - Fri., Apr. 21 - Syracuse at St. John's, 7:30

Game 2 - Sat., Apr. 22 - Syracuse at St. John's, 7:30

Game 3 - Wed., Apr. 26 - St. John's at Syracuse, 8:30

*Game 4 - Fri., Apr. 28 - St. John's at Syracuse, 8:30

*Game 5 - Sat., Apr. 29 - St. John's at Syracuse, 8:30

*if necessary... All times Newfoundland

Fans are reminded that as the IceCaps continue to 'Celebrate 20' years of the American Hockey League the team is asking that they continue to 'Rally in Red' throughout the post-season.

Tickets start at $30.00 (plus taxes and surcharges) and can be purchased in person at the Mile One Centre box office, by phone at 709-576-7657 or online at

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