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Royals to Face Cincinnati Cyclones in Eastern Conference Quarter-Finals

April 3, 2011 - ECHL (ECHL) - Reading Royals News Release

Reading, PA - The Reading Royals of the ECHL, affiliate of the Toronto Maple Leafs and Boston Bruins of the National Hockey League and the Toronto Marlies of the American Hockey League, today announced the game dates for the team's best-of-five Eastern Conference Quarter-Final Playoff Series. The first round series pits the Royals, the second seed in the Eastern Conference playoffs, and the Cincinnati Cyclones, the seventh seed. The series, which will be played in a two-two-one format, will kick off with Game One at the Sovereign Center in Reading, Pennsylvania, on Tuesday, April 5, at 7:05 pm. Game Two will be at the Sovereign Center on Wednesday, April 6 (@7:05 pm). The series will then move to U.S. Bank Arena in Cincinnati, Ohio, for Games Three and Four (if necessary), on Friday and Saturday (April 8 and 9). If necessary, the series will return to the Sovereign Center for Game Five on Monday, April 11 (@7:05 pm).

The game dates and times are set out below.

Eastern Conference Quarter-Final Best-of-Five Series: Reading Royals (2) v Cincinnati Cyclones (7)

Game One: Cincinnati at Reading - Tuesday, April 5 @ 7:05 p.m.

Game Two: Cincinnati at Reading - Wednesday, April 6 @ 7:05 p.m.

Game Three: Reading at Cincinnati - Friday, April 8 @ 7:35 p.m.

Game Four: Reading at Cincinnati - Saturday, April 9 @ 7:35 p.m. (if necessary)

Game Five: Cincinnati at Reading - Monday, April 11 @ 7:05 p.m. (if necessary)

The Royals kick off the Kelly Cup Playoffs with Game One of the best-of-five Eastern Conference Quarter-Final series against the Cincinnati Cyclones on Tuesday, April 5 @ 7:05 pm at the Sovereign Center. The game night broadcast will kick off with the pre-game warm-up show presented by The Works at Wyomissing at 6:35 pm on WRAW 1340 am and on the internet at You can also catch all of the Royals away games this season on Royals TV exclusively on BCTV courtesy of Boscov's Travel, and Royal Caribbean Cruise Lines. Season tickets for the Royals' 2010-11 season are currently available. To become a part of Royals hockey, call 610-898-PUCK or log onto

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