Wheat Kings, Hurricanes to open second round in Lethbridge
Linden McCorrister sent the Brandon Wheat Kings into the second round of the 2018 WHL Playoffs Sunday evening, striking 10:37 into overtime to give his Club a 5-4 triumph over the Medicine Hat Tigers. The victory vaulted the Wheat Kings past Medicine Hat in six games, setting up for a best-of-seven second-round series with the Lethbridge Hurricanes.
Lethbridge will play host to Games 1 and 2, set for Friday, April 6 and Saturday, April 7, respectively. Puck drop both nights is set for 7 p.m. MT.
Following Game 2, the series will shift east to Brandon, with Game 3 slotted for Tuesday, April 10 at 7 p.m. CT.
The Hurricanes advanced to the second round of the 2018 WHL Playoffs by dispatching the Red Deer Rebels in five games.
|1||Brandon||@||Lethbridge||Friday, April 6||7:00|
|2||Brandon||@||Lethbridge||Saturday, April 7||7:00|
|3||Lethbridge||@||Brandon||Tuesday, April 10||7:00|
|4||Lethbridge||@||Brandon||Wednesday, April 11||7:00|
|5 *||Brandon||@||Lethbridge||Friday, April 13||7:00|
|6 *||Lethbridge||@||Brandon||Sunday, April 15||4:00|
|7 *||Brandon||@||Lethbridge||Tuesday, April 17||7:00|
* If necessary