83
      Wednesday
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      Thursday
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      Friday
      83 / 63

      Crunch loses season finale, but playoff schedule is set

      The Syracuse Crunch may have lost their regular season finale to Binghamton 5-1 on Sunday afternoon, but they playoff schedule is now set in stone, as they played themselves to a three-seed, winning the East Division in the process.

      The Crunch plays Portland, the Phoenix Coyote affiliate, in the first round of the playoffs. The first games of the five-game series will be played at the War Memorial, as the Crunch earned home-ice advantage earlier in the season.

      Here's a look at the schedule:

      Game 1- Saturday, April 27 ?? Syracuse vs. Portland ?? War Memorial Arena, 7:30 p.m.Game 2 ?? Sunday, April 28 ?? Syracuse vs. Portland ?? War Memorial Arena, 7:30 p.m.Game 3- Thursday, May 2 - Syracuse at Portland ?? Cumberland County Civic Center , 7:00 p.m.Game 4 (if necessary) ?? Friday, May 3- Syracuse at Portland ?? Cumberland County Civic Center, 7:00 p.m.Game 5 (if necessary)??Sunday, May 5- Syracuse vs. Portland ?? War Memorial Arena, 7:30 p.m.