Marlies to Face Texas Stars in Calder Cup Finals
The Toronto Marlies are set to face the Texas Stars in the 2018 Calder Cup Finals, following Texas’ 4-2 Western Conference Finals win over the Rockford IceHogs. The first game of the Calder Cup Finals is scheduled for Saturday, June 2 at 4:00 p.m. ET at Ricoh Coliseum.
With Toronto’s 3-1 win over the Lehigh Valley Phantoms, the Marlies have won nine straight playoff games, sweeping both the North Division and Eastern Conference Finals. The full schedule for the Calder Cup Finals is below.
The Toronto Marlies advanced to the Eastern Conference Finals following their series sweep against the Syracuse Crunch in the North Division Finals on May 8th. The Marlies defeated the Utica Comets 3-2 in the best-of-five first round series of the 2018 Calder Cup Playoffs.
Calder Cup Finals Schedule
|1||vs TEX||June 2||4:00 PM||LNN/TSN 2|
|2||vs TEX||June 3||4:00 PM||LNN/TSN 2|
|3||@ TEX||June 5||8:00 PM||LNN/TSN 2|
|4||@ TEX||June 7||8:00 PM||LNN/TSN 2|
|5*||@ TEX||June 9||8:00 PM||LNN/TSN 2|
|6*||vs TEX||June 12||7:00 PM||LNN/TSN 2|
|7*||vs TEX||June 14||7:00 PM||LNN/TSN 2|
* If necessary
The Calder Cup Finals will be broadcast live on Leafs Nation Network, TSN2 and can be heard on TSN 1050. Purchase a 2018-19 Marlies Membership to secure complimentary tickets to all home games in the Finals. Single game tickets will be available for sale tomorrow (Saturday, May 26) as of noon through Ticketmaster. For more information on the Toronto Marlies 2018 Playoffs Presented by Scotiabank, visit our Playoff Hub.
The Toronto Marlies are the primary development program for the Toronto Maple Leafs. The Toronto Maple Leafs roster at the end of their regular season featured 13 players who were developed by the Marlies (Tyler Bozak, Connor Brown, Connor Carrick, Travis Dermott, Jake Gardiner, Zach Hyman, Andreas Johnsson Nazem Kadri, Kasperi Kapanen, Leo Komarov, Josh Leivo, William Nylander and Morgan Rielly).