Lehigh Valley Phantoms RD 1 Playoff Schedule
Allentown PA: After a long grind through the 2016-17 season, the best time of the year for any hockey fan is Playoff hockey. On Saturday night, the AHL Released the Playoff schedule for Round 1 of the Calder Cup playoffs as the Lehigh Valley Phantoms will have home ice for round 1 as they take on their rivals the Hershey Bears. The 1st round is a best of 5 series. This is going to be the 1st playoff series for the Phantoms since they began playing hockey in Allentown in the Fall of 2014. The last time the Phantoms made the playoff was in 2009 when they got swept by Hershey.
The Schedule goes as follows
Game 1 – Friday, April 21, 7:05 p.m. – PPL Center
Game 2 – Saturday, April 22, 7:05 p.m. – PPL Center
Game 3 – Wednesday, April 26, 7:00 p.m. – Giant Center
Game 4* – Saturday, April 29, 7:00 p.m. – Giant Center
Game 5* – Sunday, April 30, 5:05 p.m. – PPL Center
During the season, the Phantoms went 7-4-1 mark in 12 regular season games against the Hershey Bears.
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