HENDERSON (KTNV) — The Henderson Silver Knights have announced their first-round playoff schedule as the team looks ahead to its first playoff run.
The Silver Knights have clinched first place in the AHL's Pacific Division ahead of the playoffs.
Unfortunately, the AHL has announced there will be no Calder Cup winner this season, however, each division was able to hold division championships if they choose to do so.
The Pacific Division is the only AHL division that will be holding playoffs this season.
The Silver Knights await their opponent but the team announced their schedule today on Twitter.
Game one will kick off at 7 p.m. on May 21.
All playoff games will be carried on AHLTV, the American Hockey League’s streaming service.
The Silver Knights playoff opponent for the first round will be determined by a play-in tournament featuring the division’s bottom-four seeded teams, taking place in Irvine, California on May 18 and 19.
The semifinal winners will advance to the best-of-three finals, with that winner being awarded the John D. Chick Trophy as champions of the Pacific Division.
‼️WE HAVE A FIRST ROUND PLAYOFF SCHEDULE‼️— Henderson Silver Knights (@HSKnights) May 17, 2021
Game 1: Friday, May 21 at 7 p.m.
Game 2: Sunday, May 23 at 1 p.m.
Game 3: Monday, May 24 - Time TBD (if necessary)
Opponent will determined after the play in round 🙂