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EASTERN CONFERENCE FINAL SCHEDULE RELEASED

Tuesday, 05.16.2006 / 10:08 AM ET / News
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EASTERN CONFERENCE FINAL SCHEDULE RELEASED

Hurricanes Host Games 1 and 2 at RBC Center

RALEIGH, NC (May 15, 2006) - The Carolina Hurricanes today announced the schedule for their Eastern Conference Final series against the Buffalo Sabres. The No. 2 seeded Hurricanes will host the No. 4 seeded Sabres at the RBC Center in Game 1 of the best-of-seven series on Saturday at 2 p.m., with Game 2 on Monday at 7:30 p.m.

Here is the schedule for the Hurricanes-Sabres series (all times Eastern):

Game
Day
Date
Venue
Location
Time
Game 1 Saturday May 20 RBC Center Raleigh, NC 2 p.m.
Game 2 Monday May 22 RBC Center Raleigh, NC 7:30 p.m.

Game 3

Wednesday May 24 HSBC Arena Buffalo, NY 7:30 p.m.
Game 4 Friday May 26 HSBC Arena Buffalo, NY 7:30 p.m.
Game 5** Sunday May 28 RBC Center Raleigh, NC 7:30 p.m.
Game 6** Tuesday May 30 HSBC Arena Buffalo, NY 7:30 p.m.
Game 7** Thursday June 1 RBC Center Raleigh, NC 7:30 p.m.

** if necessary

Please note that the Hurricanes will be off on Wednesday, and there will be no media availability on that day. The Hurricanes and the Sabres will hold news conferences on Friday at the RBC Center. The Hurricanes’ news conference is scheduled for 12:30 p.m.

Carolina reached the Eastern Conference Final by virtue of a 4-1 series win against the New Jersey Devils in the Eastern Conference Semifinals. The Hurricanes closed out the series against the Devils with a 4-1 win in Game 5 at the RBC Center on Sunday. The Sabres knocked off the Ottawa Senators in five games in their best-of-seven Eastern Conference Semifinals series that ended Saturday with a 3-2 Buffalo overtime win at ScotiaBank Place.

Tickets to all Conference Final Stanley Cup playoff games at the RBC Center are currently available at the RBC Center box office, all North Carolina TicketMaster locations, by calling 919-834-4000 or via CarolinaHurricanes.com. For information on Hurricanes season-ticket packages and mini-season ticket plans, please call 1-866-NHL-CANES. Please visit CarolinaHurricanes.com or NHL.com for the latest information regarding the Stanley Cup playoffs.

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EASTERN CONFERENCE
  TEAM GP W L OT GF GA PTS
1 WSH 50 37 9 4 163 112 78
2 FLA 52 31 15 6 143 115 68
3 NYR 52 29 18 5 148 134 63
4 TBL 51 29 18 4 137 118 62
5 BOS 52 28 18 6 151 137 62
6 DET 52 26 18 8 130 131 60
7 PIT 51 26 18 7 132 130 59
8 NJD 53 26 20 7 119 120 59
9 NYI 50 26 18 6 135 126 58
10 CAR 53 24 21 8 129 141 56
11 PHI 50 23 18 9 119 130 55
12 MTL 53 25 24 4 142 142 54
13 OTT 53 24 23 6 148 165 54
14 BUF 53 21 26 6 120 139 48
15 TOR 51 19 23 9 117 140 47
16 CBJ 54 21 28 5 135 168 47

STATS

2015-2016 REGULAR SEASON
SKATERS: GP G A +/- Pts
J. Faulk 53 15 19 -13 34
V. Rask 51 12 19 1 31
K. Versteeg 52 10 21 1 31
J. Skinner 53 18 12 -3 30
J. Staal 53 12 18 7 30
E. Staal 53 9 21 0 30
E. Lindholm 53 8 16 -8 24
A. Nestrasil 46 7 12 -1 19
J. Nordstrom 42 5 9 2 14
R. Hainsey 53 3 11 -12 14
 
GOALIES: W L OT Sv% GAA
C. Ward 15 11 5 .905 2.43
E. Lack 9 10 3 .901 2.74
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