Griffins Will Face Stars In AHL Western Conference Semis

Posted at 6:57 PM, May 04, 2014
and last updated 2014-05-04 18:57:30-04

GRAND RAPIDS, Mich. (May 4, 2014) — Two days after moving on to the Western Conference semifinals in the Calder Cup playoffs, the Grand Rapids Griffins finally know who they’ll play in the best-of-seven series: the top-seeded Texas Stars.

The schedule was set after the Chicago Wolves won their series against the Rochester Americans on Sunday.

The Griffins fared well against the Stars in the regular season, winning three of four games and scoring at least four goals in all four of those contests.

Grand Rapids will host Games 3, 4, and 5 (if necessary) at Van Andel Arena. Tickets will go on sale at 10:00 a.m. Monday.

Here’s the full schedule for the Griffins/Stars series (all times Eastern):

Game 1: Griffins at Stars – Thursday, May 8, 8:30 p.m.

Game 2: Griffins at Stars – Saturday, May 10, 8:00 p.m.

Game 3: Stars at Griffins – Tuesday, May 13, 7:00 p.m.

Game 4: Stars at Griffins – Wednesday, May 14, 7:00 p.m.

*Game 5: Stars at Griffins –  Friday, May 16, 7:00 p.m.

*Game 6: Griffins at Stars – Sunday, May 18, 8:00 p.m.

*Game 7: Griffins at Stars – Monday, May 19, 8:30 p.m.

* – if necessary