Worcester Railers HC announce Kelly Cup playoff schedule

Worcester Railers HC announce Kelly Cup playoff schedule

Railers to face the Adirondack Thunder in the first round of the Kelly Cup playoffs

Worcester, MA – The Worcester Railers Hockey Club (@RailersHC), proud ECHL (@ECHL) affiliate of the New York Islanders (@NYIslanders) announced today the full schedule of the first round of the Kelly Cup playoffs vs. the Adirondack Thunder.  The first round of the 2018 Kelly Cup playoffs is presented by Energy Monster.

The Worcester Railers (4thseed) will face the Adirondack (1stseed) in the first round of the Kelly Cup playoffs presented by Energy Monster.  The first round is a best of seven series and will follow a 1-2-2-1-1 format.  Complete schedule below:

GAME 1Friday, April 13                   7pm                          at Adirondack

GAME 2Saturday, April 14              7:05pm                    at Worcester (Home Game A)

GAME 3Sunday, April 15                 5:05pm                    at Worcester (Home Game B)

GAME 4Wednesday, April 18         7pm                          at Adirondack

GAME 5Saturday, April 21              7pm                          at Adirondack – if necessary

GAME 6Monday, April 23               7:05pm                    at Worcester (Home Game C) – if necessary

GAME 7Wednesday, April 25        7pm                          at Adirondack – if necessary

The first 1,000 fans at all home playoff games will receive a Railers HC rally towel presented by Energy Monster.  Fans can score $5 Bud Lightsin the Bud Light Lounge at all home playoff games.  Family Fun Packswill be available for all home playoff games which include four tickets, four hot dogs, and four sodas for just $80.  Individual tickets start at just $15. Call 508-365-1750 or visit www.RailersHC.com.

Tickets are on sale now through the DCU Center Box Office, online via ticketmaster.com, or by calling 508-365-1750.  Worcester Railers HC members may purchase their season tickets for the playoffs by clicking HERE.

The Worcester Railers were 16 points behind the Wheeling Nailers on January 25 and were in 6thplace in the North Division.  The Railers have posted a 22-8-1-2 record since, which included a 15-3-1-0 record at the DCU Center.  Worcester finished with a 11-2-1 in their last 14 games overall outscoring their opponents 34-20.  The Railers went 8-2-2-0 vs. the Adirondack Thunder this season which includes a 5-1-1-0 record at the Cool Insuring Arena.

The Railers Tavern, located behind the DCU Center provides hockey fans with a great pregame and postgame atmosphere all season long. Watch all road games broadcast live at Railers Tavern or watch on ECHLTV.com for a small fee. Listen to all Worcester Railers playoff games live on 98.9 Nash ICONwith coverage beginning 30 minutes before puck drop with Eric Lindquistand Tom Matthews. Full season memberships for the 2018-19 season, mini plans, and group tickets are on sale now by calling the Railers front office at 508-365-1750 or by visiting www.RailersHC.com.