PORTLAND -- The top-seeded Portland Winterhawks have announced their first round playoff schedule and it will begin with a best-of-seven series against the the Everett Silvertips.
The Winterhawks will have home ice advantage, hosting Games 1 and 2, and if necessary, Games 5 and 7. The full first round schedule is as follows:
Game 1: Saturday, March 26 at the Rose Garden, 7 p.m.
Game 2: Sunday, March 27 at the Rose Garden, 5 p.m.
Game 3: Wednesday, March 30 at Everett, 7:05 p.m.
Game 4: Thursday, March 31 at Everett, 7:05 p.m.
Game 5*: Saturday, April 2 at the Rose Garden, 7 p.m.
Game 6*: Monday, April 4 at Everett, 7:05 p.m.
Game 7*: Wednesday, April 6 at the Rose Garden, 7 p.m. (*If necessary)
In addition, playoff packages and group tickets for the playoffs are available by calling 503-236-HAWK. Tickets to Game 5 can be purchased by calling the Winterhawks ticket office at 503-236-HAWK.