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Crunch, Marlies to square off in second round

The schedule has been set for the North Division Finals of the 2017 Calder Cup Playoffs, pitting the Syracuse Crunch against the Toronto Marlies.

Game 1 is set for Friday night at the Onondaga County War Memorial Arena.

Both teams advanced to the second round with overtime wins on Friday night. Syracuse defeated St. John’s, 2-1, in Game 4 of their series, while Toronto took a 2-1 triple-overtime decision from Albany to win their series in four games.

This will be the first postseason meeting between the Crunch and the Marlies since 2008, when Toronto erased a 3-1 series deficit to eliminate the Crunch in seven games.

North Division Finals – Series “J” (best-of-7)
N1-Syracuse Crunch vs. N2-Toronto Marlies
Game 1 – Fri., May 5 – Toronto at Syracuse, 7:00
Game 2 – Sat., May 6 – Toronto at Syracuse, 7:00
Game 3 – Tue., May 9 – Syracuse at Toronto, 7:00
Game 4 – Wed., May 10 – Syracuse at Toronto, 7:00
*Game 5 – Sat., May 13 – Toronto at Syracuse, 7:00
*Game 6 – Mon., May 15 – Syracuse at Toronto, 7:00
*Game 7 – Wed., May 17 – Toronto at Syracuse, 7:00
*if necessary… All times Eastern