The playoff dates for the best-of-seven, Ontario Hockey League championship series between the Soo Greyhounds and Hamilton Bulldogs have been confirmed.
Game 1, Thurs., May 3 at Sault Ste. Marie, 7:07 p.m.
Game 2, Sat., May 5 at Sault Ste. Marie, 7:07 p.m.
Game 3, Mon., May 7 at Hamilton, 7:00 p.m.
Game 4, Wed., May 9 at Hamilton, 7:00 p.m.
Game 5, Fri., May 11 at Sault Ste. Marie, 7:07 p.m.*
Game 6, Sun., May 13 at Hamilton, 2:00 p.m.*
Game 7, Mon., May 14 at Sault Ste. Marie, 7:07 p.m.*
Both the Greyhounds and Bulldogs finished first in their respective conferences during the 2017-2018 regular season.
The Greyhounds posted a record of 55-7-6 for 116 points while Hamilton went 43-18-7 for 93 points.
The teams split their two regular season games with the Bulldogs winning 5-2 at home on February 11 and the Greyhounds winning 10-0 at home on February 16.
The winner of the OHL championship series will advance to the 2018 Memorial Cup tournament, which is slated for May 17-27 in Regina.