ABBOTSFORD, BC -- The Abbotsford Heat announced today the dates for their first round match-up with the Grand Rapids Griffins in the 2014 Calder Cup Playoffs.
The fifth-seeded Abbotsford Heat will play the fourth-seeded Grand Rapids Griffins in a best-of-five first round series. Playing a 2-3 format the Abbotsford Heat will start on home ice with Game 1 and 2 on April 25th and April 26th. Games 3, 4 and 5 will be on the road in Grand Rapids at Van Andel Arena if necessary.
2014 Western Conference Quarterfinals – Abbotsford Heat vs Grand Rapids Griffins
Game 1 – Friday, April 25th – 7:00 PM Pacific vs Grand Rapids Griffins (Abbotsford Centre)
Game 2 – Saturday, April 26th – 7:00 PM Pacific vs Grand Rapids Griffins (Abbotsford Centre)
Game 3 – Wednesday, April 30th – 7:00 PM Eastern at Grand Rapids Griffins (Van Andel Arena)
Game 4** - Friday, May 2nd – 7:00 PM Eastern at Grand Rapids Griffins (Van Andel Arena)
Game 5** - Saturday, May 3rd – 7:00 PM Eastern at Grand Rapids Griffins (Van Andel Arena)
** If Necessary
Heat playoff tickets are on sale now! The first home game goes Friday, April 25th at Abbotsford Centre, which is also a $3 Beer, $2 Hot Dog and $1 Fountain pop night. For tickets, please call 1-877-452-HEAT (4328) or visit us online at www.abbotsfordheat.com.