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Sound Tigers to Face Hershey in First Round of Calder Cup Playoffs

April 13, 2019 - American Hockey League (AHL) - Bridgeport Islanders News Release

WILKES-BARRE, Penn. - The Bridgeport Sound Tigers, proud AHL affiliate of the New York Islanders, will face the Hershey Bears in the opening round of the 2019 Calder Cup Playoffs, which begins Friday, Apr. 19 in Bridgeport. The Sound Tigers locked up second place in the Atlantic Division with tonight's 5-2 win against the Wilkes-Barre/Scranton Penguins.

Webster Bank Arena will host Games 1 and 2 of the Atlantic Division Semifinal series on Friday, Apr. 19 and Saturday, Apr. 20, at 7 p.m. respectively. If necessary, the team would also host Game 5 of the best-of-five series on Saturday, Apr. 27 at 7 p.m.

Games 3 and 4 (if necessary) will take place Tuesday, Apr. 23 and Thursday, April 25 at Giant Center in Hershey, Penn.

The Sound Tigers went 3-2-0-1 against the Bears in six regular-season meetings.



1 Friday, Apr. 19 Webster Bank Arena

2 Saturday, Apr. 20 Webster Bank Arena

3 Tuesday, Apr. 23 Giant Center

4* Thursday, Apr. 25 Giant Center

5* Saturday, Apr. 27 Webster Bank Arena

*If necessary

All games will begin at 7 p.m.

Postseason ticket packages are on sale now by calling 203-345-2300 ext. 7 or.

Playoff T-Shirt and Ticket Package ($20)

One (1) limited edition "Sound Up for the Cup" 2019 playoff t-shirt

One (1) ticket to any Sound Tigers home game at Webster Bank Arena during the first round of the 2019 Calder Cup Playoffs

Playoff Food and Beverage Package ($25)

One (1) limited edition 2019 Calder Cup Playoff Mason Jar

One (1) hot dog

One (1) bag of chips

One (1) soft drink or beer

One (1) ticket to any Sound Tigers home game at Webster Bank Arena during the first round of the 2019 Calder Cup Playoffs

Individual tickets to the Sound Tigers' first-round playoff games are $15 at the Webster Bank Arena Click It or Ticket Box Office. Group tickets are $12 each. Sound Tigers plan holders should contact his/her Account Representative at 203-345-4813 for exclusive ticket discounts during the 2019 postseason. In addition, all plan holders who are interested in one of the two packages can contact his/her representative for special rates.

Great sponsorship options are also available for the 2019 Calder Cup Playoffs. Please contact John Lecardo at 203.345.4818 or

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