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Monsters Announce Calder Cup Finals Broadcast Schedule

May 31, 2016 - American Hockey League (AHL) - Cleveland Monsters News Release

CLEVELAND - Fresh off the team's four-game sweep of the Ontario Reign in the Western Conference Finals, Cleveland's Lake Erie Monsters charge into the AHL's Calder Cup Finals for the first time in franchise history in a best-of-seven, winner-take-all series vs. the Eastern Conference Champions, the Hershey Bears. In the city's first appearance in the Calder Cup Finals in 50 years, Cleveland hockey fans are able to experience every second of the action, home and away, on radio and television via the Monsters Hockey Network. The Monsters announced Tuesday their Calder Cup Finals broadcast schedule, beginning with Game 1, set for Wednesday at 7:00 pm EST, broadcast live from Giant Center in Hershey, PA on ESPN 850 WKNR and simulcast on CLE 43 WUAB.

Monsters' 2016 Calder Cup Finals Broadcast Schedule:

Game Date Time Venue Radio TV

1 Wednesday, June 1st 7:00 pm EST Giant Center - Hershey, PA ESPN 850 WKNR CLE 43 WUAB

2 Friday, June 3rd 7:00 pm EST Giant Center - Hershey, PA ESPN 850 WKNR CLE 43 WUAB

3 Monday, June 6th 7:00 pm EST Quicken Loans Arena - Cleveland, OH ESPN 850 WKNR Fox Sports Ohio

4 Saturday, June 11th 7:00 pm EST Quicken Loans Arena - Cleveland, OH 99X CLE 43 WUAB

5* Sunday, June 12th 6:00 pm EST Quicken Loans Arena - Cleveland, OH ESPN 850 WKNR Fox Sports Ohio

6* Tuesday, June 14th 7:00 pm EST Giant Center - Hershey, PA ESPN 850 WKNR TBD

7* Friday, June 17th 7:00 pm EST Giant Center - Hershey, PA ESPN 850 WKNR TBD

* If Necessary

The AHL also announced this week that fans can watch EVERY 2016 Calder Cup Finals game on their computer, tablet or smartphone FREE OF CHARGE by logging onto www.ahllive.com. By creating an account, fans will be able to watch a "Free View" of each Calder Cup Finals game.

TICKETS ON SALE NOW for GAMES 3 (Monday, June 6th), GAME 4 (Saturday, June 11th) and GAME 5* (Sunday, June 12th) of the Calder Cup Finals at The Q! Be here as the Monsters #BattleTogether to bring a championship to the city of Cleveland! There is NOTHING like Playoff Hockey and fans can secure their seats for the 2016 Calder Cup Finals NOW!

THERE ARE THREE WAYS TO GUARANTEE TICKETS FOR ALL 2016 CALDER CUP FINALS GAMES:

1) Monsters Hockey Club Membership Packages (includes FREE tickets for up to TWO Calder Cup Finals games)

Sign up to become a Monsters Hockey Club Member for the 2016-17 season to secure the best seat locations, the lowest ticket prices, year-round benefits, private events with the team, a voice within the organization, team-merchandise, and many more benefits and experiences.

2) Single Game Tickets - Single game tickets for Games 3, 4 and 5* start at just $15 per seat.

3) Group Experience Packages - Group Outings and Fan Experience Packages for 10 or more people are on sale now and provide deeply discounted ticket pricing.

GIVEAWAYS FOR THE 2016 CALDER CUP FINALS AT THE Q:

GAME 3 - The first 10,000 fans at Game 3 of the Calder Cup Finals will receive an exclusive Monsters Calder Cup Finals T-shirt presented by University Hospitals Parma Medical Center and an exclusive Calder Cup Finals Rally Towel.

GAME 4 - The first 10,000 fans at Game 4 of the Calder Cup Finals will receive an exclusive Monsters Calder Cup Finals Rally Towel.

GAME 5* - The first 10,000 fans at Game 5 of the Calder Cup Finals will receive an exclusive Monsters Calder Cup Finals Rally Towel.

*If necessary (exact giveaways subject to change)

For tickets to all Monsters 2016 Calder Cup Finals games and for more information, fans can visit Monsters Playoff Central - www.lakeeriemonsters.com/playoffs.

FANS PREPARING TO #BATTLETOGETHER FOR THE 2016 CALDER CUP FINALS:

All Monsters 2016 Calder Cup Finals games will feature a FREE pregame Fan Fest on Gateway Plaza including concessions, interactive games, giveaways and a DJ to get fans hyped up for the big game.

WATCH PARTIES FOR THE 2016 CALDER CUP FINALS:

The Playoff Caravan will hit the town as the team hits the road with an official Monsters Calder Cup Finals Bar Watch Party Tour presented by Labatt. Fans are encouraged to meet the Monsters entertainment teams and cheer the Monsters on to victory on the road. All Calder Cup Finals Watch Parties will feature beer specials with Labatt, ticket giveaways and much more!

Monsters Calder Cup Finals Watch Party for Game 1 on Wednesday, June 1st at 7:00 pm will be at Felix & Oscar's in Westlake

Monsters Calder Cup Finals Watch Party for Game 2 on Friday, June 3rd at 7:00 pm will be at Hooley House in Mentor

Calder Cup Finals Watch Parties for a potential Game 6 and 7 will be announced at a later date if necessary.

CONNECT THROUGHOUT THE 2016 CALDER CUP FINALS:

Fans can stay connected with the team throughout the 2016 Calder Cup Finals by visiting www.lakeeriemonsters.com/playoffs as the official headquarters of all things Monsters Hockey. Fans can join on the conversations surrounding the 2016 Calder Cup Finals with the official hashtag #BattleTogether and follow the Monsters across social media on Facebook/Monsters, Twitter (@Monstershockey), Instagram (@Monstershockey) and Snapchat (Monstershockey).


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