Steelheads shift gears to playoffs

Posted at 10:31 PM, Apr 08, 2017
and last updated 2017-04-09 00:31:48-04

The Idaho Steelheads have released the schedule for the first round of the 2017 ECHL US Bank Kelly Cup Playoffs. The Steelheads will face the Colorado Eagles in the Mountain Division Semifinals, the first post-season meeting between the teams since 2014.

Each playoff round will be a best-of-seven series, with three series victories needed to reach the Kelly Cup Final. The Steelheads seek their third Kelly Cup, and first since 2007. The full first-round schedule is below

Game 1: Steelheads @ Colorado Eagles -  Friday, April 14th, 7:05 pm – Budweiser Events Center
Game 2: Steelheads @ Colorado Eagles -  Saturday, April 15th, 7:05 pm – Budweiser Events Center
Game 3: Colorado Eagles @ Steelheads -  Wednesday, April 19th, 7:05 pm – CenturyLink Arena
Game 4: Colorado Eagles @ Steelheads -  Friday, April 21st, 7:05pm – CenturyLink Arena
Game 5: Colorado Eagles @ Steelheads -  Saturday, April 22nd, 7:05pm – CenturyLink Arena*
Game 6: Steelheads @ Colorado Eagles -  Tuesday, April 25th, 7:05 pm – Budweiser Events Center*
Game 7: Steelheads @ Colorado Eagles -Wednesday, April 26th, 7:05 pm- Budweiser Events Center*

*if necessary*