Schedule finalized for 2016 Calder Cup Finals

SPRINGFIELD, Mass. … The American Hockey League has announced the complete schedule for the 2016 Calder Cup Finals between the Eastern Conference champion Hershey Bears, top development team of the NHL’s Washington Capitals, and the Western Conference champion Lake Erie Monsters, top development team of the NHL’s Columbus Blue Jackets. 
2016 Calder Cup Finals (best-of-seven)
Hershey Bears vs. Lake Erie Monsters
Game 1 – Wed., June 1 – Lake Erie at Hershey, 7:00
Game 2 – Fri., June 3 – Lake Erie at Hershey, 7:00
Game 3 – Mon., June 6 – Hershey at Lake Erie, 7:00
Game 4 – Sat., June 11 – Hershey at Lake Erie, 7:00
*Game 5 – Sun., June 12 – Hershey at Lake Erie, 6:00
*Game 6 – Tue., June 14 – Lake Erie at Hershey, 7:00
*Game 7 – Fri., June 17 – Lake Erie at Hershey, 7:00
   *if necessary… All times Eastern

As a thanks to the AHL’s loyal and dedicated fans, the American Hockey League and NeuLion, Inc., are making video streaming of all seven games of the 2016 Calder Cup Finals available for viewing at no charge from AHL Live via desktop, laptop, mobile device or tablet.

To watch free on AHL Live, simply visit from any desktop computer, log in with your AHL Live account (or create a new one), select the Finals All-Access Pass and enter the promo code CALDERCUP2016 to access all of the action of the AHL’s championship series featuring the calls of the Bears’ Scott Stuccio and the Monsters’ Tony Brown. You can watch on your desktop or laptop through, or download the official AHL Live app from iTunes or Google Play to watch on your mobile device or tablet.

Satellite radio subscribers can also listen to the 2016 Calder Cup Finals on NHL Network Radio (SiriusXM 91), which will carry Game 2 and Games 4-7 of the series.

In addition, the American Hockey League will be providing behind-the-scenes coverage of the Finals via and its social media channels on Twitter (@TheAHL), Facebook (/theahl), Instagram (@TheAHL) and Periscope (@TheAHL).

Founded in 1936 and celebrating its 80th-anniversary season in 2015-16, the American Hockey League serves as the top development league for the players, coaches, managers, executives and broadcasters of all 30 National Hockey League teams. More than 88 percent of today’s NHL players are American Hockey League graduates, and for the 15th year in a row, more than 6 million fans have attended AHL games this season.