North Division Semifinals (Best of Seven)
#4 Worcester Railers at #1 Adirondack Thunder 7 p.m. ET
- Worcester’s Mitch Gillam led rookie goaltenders with a 2.15 goals-against average.
- Adirondack’s Desmond Bergin was tied for fourth among defensemen with 15 goals.
- Railers were seventh with 30.17 shots-against per game.
- Thunder were 23-7-4 when outshot by their opponent.
- Game 2 is Saturday at 7 p.m. ET at Worcester
#3 Reading Royals at #2 Manchester Monarchs 7 p.m. ET
- Reading’s Matt Willows was second with 306 shots on goal.
- Manchester’s Jordan LaVallee-Smotherman was third with 34 goals.
- Royals were league’s least-penalized team with 9.14 penalty minutes per game.
- Monarchs outscored their opponents 86-55 in the third period.
- Game 2 is Saturday at 6 p.m. ET at Manchester
Central Division Semifinals
#4 Indy Fuel at #1 Toledo Walleye 7:35 p.m. ET
- Indy’s Robin Press was tied for seventh among defensemen with 44 points (10g-34a).
- Toledo’s Pat Nagle led the league with 37 wins.
- Fuel were seventh with 33.97 shots per game.
- Walleye were third on the power play at home at 21.6 percent (30-for-139).
- Game 2 is Sunday at 5:15 p.m. ET at Toledo
Mountain Division Semifinals
#3 Allen Americans at #2 Idaho Steelheads 7:10 p.m. MT
- Allen’s Casey Pierro-Zabotel was second with 50 assists.
- Idaho’s Tomas Sholl was tied for second with four shutouts.
- Americans were 26-6-1 when scoring first.
- Steelheads were tied for the league lead with one shorthanded goal against at home.
- Game 2 is Saturday at 7:10 p.m. MT at Idaho
Other 2018 Kelly Cup Playoffs Series
South Division Semifinals (Best of Seven)
#1 Florida Everblades vs. #4 Atlanta Gladiators
Game 1 is Monday at 7:30 p.m. ET at Florida
#2 South Carolina Stingrays vs. #3 Orlando Solar Bears
Orlando leads series 1-0
Game 2 is Saturday at 7:05 p.m. ET at South Carolina
Central Division Semifinals (Best of Seven)
#2 Fort Wayne Komets vs. #3 Cincinnati Cyclones
Game 1 is Saturday at 7:30 p.m. ET at Fort Wayne
Mountain Division Semifinals (Best of Seven)
#1 Colorado Eagles vs. #4 Wichita Thunder
Game 1 is Sunday at 4:05 p.m. CT at Wichita