Americans head north to rumble with Royals in Round 2
The Tri-City Americans and Victoria Royals will meet in the second round of the 2018 WHL Playoffs.
Trailing the Vancouver Giants by a 3-2 margin in their first-round series, the Royals scored a dramatic Game 6 victory to force a deciding seventh contest before edging their Lower Mainland rivals 4-3 on Tuesday evening.
Meanwhile, the Americans have been waiting in the wings after sweeping the B.C. Division-champion Kelowna Rockets in four games.
Game 1 of the series goes at the Save-On-Foods Memorial Arena in Victoria on Friday, April 6 at 7:05 p.m. PT. The series will move south of the border with Game 3 scheduled for Tuesday, April 10 at 7:05 p.m. PT.
|1||Tri-City||@||Victoria||Friday, April 6||7:05|
|2||Tri-City||@||Victoria||Saturday, April 7||7:05|
|3||Victoria||@||Tri-City||Tuesday, April 10||7:05|
|4||Victoria||@||Tri-City||Wednesday, April 11||7:05|
|5 *||Tri-Cities||@||Victoria||Friday, April 13||7:05|
|6 *||Victoria||@||Tri-City||Sunday, April 15||5:05|
|7 *||Tri-City||@||Victoria||Wednesday, April 18||7:05|
* If necessary