Amerks heading back to postseason

The Rochester Americans are the fourth team to punch their ticket to the 2018 Calder Cup Playoffs, clinching a berth with a 4-2 win over Springfield on Saturday night.

The Amerks are back in the postseason for the first time since 2014. They join Toronto and Syracuse as playoff qualifiers from the North Division so far.

The AHL’s 2017-18 regular season ends Sunday, Apr. 15; for more information and daily updates on the Calder Cup Playoff races, check out the official AHL Playoff Primer.