LETHBRIDGE, AB – The Lethbridge Hurricanes Hockey Club will face the Swift Current Broncos in the Eastern Conference Championship Series which is slated to begin on Friday, April 20th in Swift Current.
The Hurricanes defeated the Brandon Wheat Kings in the second round to advance to the Conference Championship for the second consecutive season. The ‘Canes will begin the series on the road as Swift Current will hold home-ice advantage. The full series schedule is as follows:
Game 1 – Lethbridge at Swift Current – Friday, April 20th, 7:00pm
Game 2 – Lethbridge at Swift Current – Saturday, April 21st, 7:00pm
Game 3 – Swift Current at Lethbridge – Tuesday, April 24th, 7:00pm
Game 4 – Swift Current at Lethbridge – Wednesday, April 25th, 7:00pm
*Game 5 – Lethbridge at Swift Current – Saturday, April 28th, 7:00pm
*Game 6 – Swift Current at Lethbridge – Monday, April 30th, 7:00pm
*Game 7 – Lethbridge at Swift Current – Tuesday, May 1st, 7:00pm
Tickets for Game 3 and Game 4 are now on sale and can be purchased online, by calling 403-329-SEAT (7328) or by visiting the ENMAX Centre Ticket Centre. Game 1 and Game 2 in Swift Current can be watched at both Browns Socialhouse locations in Lethbridge as they are your Home Away From Home.
The ENMAX Centre Ticket Centre hours are as follows:
Monday to Friday – 9:00am to 5:00pm
Saturday – 10:00am to 4:00pm
The Hurricanes and the Broncos have never met in the WHL Playoffs in their history. Lethbridge is in the Conference Championship for the second straight season, something they’ve only ever done once before back in 1990 and 1991 when the ‘Canes advanced to the WHL Final in both of those seasons.