Flint, Mich. – For the first time in franchise history, the Flint Firebirds have advanced to the Western Conference Finals. Awaiting them is the top-seeded Windsor Spitfires. The two teams begin the battle for the Wayne Gretzky Trophy Saturday, May 21 at the WFCU Centre in Windsor.
The Firebirds will host Games 3, 4 and 6 on home ice at the Dort Financial Center with the date and times listed below. Tickets start as low as $18. All new and existing season membership holders receive $2 off all tickets.
Game 3, Wed., May 25 at Flint, 7:00 p.m.
Game 4, Fri., May 27 at Flint, 7:00 p.m.
Game 6, Tues., May 31 at Flint, 7:00 p.m. (if necessary)
Tickets for all Western Conference Final home games are on sale NOW! Tickets are available from ETIX, in person at the Dort Financial Center box office, or by calling 1-800-514-3849. Season ticket holder tickets will be released 24 hours prior to game time if necessary.
The Western Conference Champion receives the Wayne Gretzky Trophy named in honor of the Hockey Hall of Fame member who played for the Soo Greyhounds in 1977-78. The Firebirds have won their first two playoff rounds in the six-year history of the franchise this year, and look to keep the momentum going when the puck drops on Saturday.
For more information, contact:
Director of Broadcasting & Communications
Flint Firebirds Hockey Club