Western Conference Finals to be decided in Game 7

A spot in the 2018 Kelly Cup Finals is on the line tonight when the Colorado Eagles host the Fort Wayne Komets in Game 7 of the Western Conference Finals. The 43rd Game 7 in ECHL postseason history, and the 19th over the last four playoff seasons, faces off at 7:05 p.m. MT and you can catch all of the action LIVE on ECHL.TV.

 

Fort Wayne forced the deciding game with a 3-2 win at Colorado on Tuesday.

 

The Eagles are playing in their second Game 7. In their only other previous Game 7 situation, Colorado fell on home ice to Ontario in the 2015 Pacific Division Semifinals.

 

The Komets are 1-1 in their previous two Game 7s, falling at Toledo in the 2015 North Division Finals and defeating Cincinnati in the 2016 Western Conference Quarterfinals.

 

Wednesday’s game is the 43rd Game 7 all-time in ECHL postseason history. The home team is 30-12 all-time in ECHL Game 7s  and has won 17 of the last 22 Game 7s, however, the road team has won three of the last four Game 7s in the Conference Finals.

 

Game 7s in ECHL History

DATETEAMSROUND
April 25, 2018Allen 1 at IDAHO 4DSF
May 24, 2017SOUTH CAROLINA 4 at Manchester 3CF
April 26, 2017Orlando 4 at FLORIDA 7DSF
April 25, 2017Kalamazoo 1 at TOLEDO 3DSF
May 24, 2016WHEELING 5 at South Carolina 2CF
May 11, 2016Adirondack 2 at SOUTH CAROLINA 3 (2 OT)CSF
May 11, 2016Reading 3 at WHEELING 4CSF
April 27, 2016Idaho 2 at ALLEN 3 (OT)CQF
April 27, 2016Cincinnati 0 at FORT WAYNE 2CQF
April 26, 2016READING 4 at Toledo 1CQF
June 14, 2015South Carolina 1 at ALLEN 6KCF
May 27, 2015SOUTH CAROLINA 1 at Toledo 0 (3 OT)CF
May 27, 2015Ontario 1 at ALLEN 3CF
May 13, 2015Fort Wayne 2 at TOLEDO 5DF
April 29, 2015Quad City 1 at RAPID CITY 2DSF
April 29, 2015Wheeling 1 at TOLEDO 2 (OT)DSF
April 29, 2015Reading 2 at SOUTH CAROLINA 3DSF
April 28, 2015Colorado 2 at ONTARIO 4DSF
May 1, 2013Florida 1 at READING 4CSF
April 14, 2013Las Vegas 4 at STOCKTON 6CQF
April 27, 2011WHEELING 4 at Greenville 3 (OT)CSF
May 12, 2010Reading 0 at CINCINNATI 1CF
April 28, 2010CINCINNATI 2 at Charlotte 1CSF
June 5, 2009SOUTH CAROLINA 4 at Alaska 2KCF
May 6, 2009Stockton 1 at LAS VEGAS 5DF
April 22, 2009STOCKTON 5 at Ontario 4DSF
April 22, 2009Bakersfield 1 at LAS VEGAS 5DSF
April 21, 2009ELMIRA 5 at Trenton 3DSF
April 20, 2009Wheeling 1 at CINCINNATI 2 (2 OT)DSF
May 5, 2008Reading 1 at CINCINNATI 6DF
May 18, 2007DAYTON 3 at Florida 1CF
May 3, 2007Cincinnati 3 at DAYTON 5DF
May 22, 2006Fresno 2 at ALASKA 3 (2 OT)CF
May 6, 2006Bakersfield 2 at FRESNO 4DF
April 22, 2006Long Beach 3 at BAKERSFIELD 4DSF
April 19, 2006Idaho 2 at LAS VEGAS 6DSF
May 16, 2005TRENTON 2 at Alaska 0CF
May 3, 2003Cincinnati 2 at ATLANTIC CITY 3CF
May 13, 2001Peoria 3 at TRENTON 4CF
May 30, 1999Richmond 3 at MISSISSIPPI 4 (2 OT)KCF
March 31, 1992Roanoke Valley 2 at GREENSBORO 61st
April 12, 1989CAROLINA 7 at Johnstown 4RCF