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EHL Weekly Preview

By Neil Ravin - Director of Communications 02/13/2019, 9:00am EST

Rangers Host Lumberjacks in Potential Playoff Preview

BOSTON, MA -- We turn the page to another jam-packed week in the Eastern Hockey League (EHL). The upcoming schedule features all 18 EHL teams in action, with many intriguing matchups across the league. Every point is critical this week, both in terms of making the EHL Playoffs, and then securing the home ice advantage.

EHL Game of the Week
Vermont Lumberjacks vs. Boston Jr. Rangers
2/16/19 at 4:40pm - Breakaway Ice Center

The Rangers and Lumberjacks hit the ice for their third matchup of the 2018-19 regular season. Earlier this year, these two teams split their pair of games up in Vermont. The back end of this two-game set is scheduled for Sunday the 17th at 1:40pm, and we'll find out soon if these rivals are destined to meet in the First Round of the postseason.

Below you'll find the full upcoming schedule through Monday the 18th, and the next set of TSR Hockey Stars of the Week will be released that afternoon. Remember to catch the #Eshow all season long on HockeyTV.

EHL Weekly Preview

By Neil Ravin - Director of Communications 02/05/2019, 9:00am EST

Little Flyers Host Wizards in Cross-Conference Showdown

BOSTON, MA -- Down the stretch we go, with another jam-packed week in the Eastern Hockey League (EHL). Starting today at 12:30pm, the EHL once again features at least one matchup per day through Monday, and 22 total games on the schedule. By this time next week, there's a possibility that three of the four First Round byes will be officially clinched.

EHL Game of the Week
East Coast Wizards vs. Philadelphia Little Flyers
2/7/19 at 4:30pm - IceWorks Skating Complex

The Wizards and Little Flyers hit the ice for the second and final time during the regular season. In the first meeting, that also took place in Pennsylvania, the Little Flyers erased a three-goal deficit in the 3rd period as they battled their way back for a huge 5-4 victory. The Wizards are out for revenge this time around, in what could be a preview for a matchup that we see again at the EHL Frozen Finals.

Below you'll find the full upcoming schedule through Monday the 11th, and the next set of TSR Hockey Stars of the Week will be released that afternoon. Remember to catch the #Eshow all season long on HockeyTV.

EHL Weekly Preview

By Neil Ravin - Director of Communications 01/29/2019, 9:00am EST

Applecore Travel to Connecticut for the GOTW

BOSTON, MA -- This week we turn the page to the final month of regular season in the Eastern Hockey League (EHL). The playoff races are incredible tight in both the New England Conference and the Mid-Atlantic Conference, as the 18 EHL teams make their push for the postseason. This week's schedule features a number of matchups between teams battling with each other for home ice in the First Round of the EHL Playoffs.

EHL Game of the Week
New York Applecore vs. Connecticut Chiefs
1/31/19 at 12:30pm - Newington Arena

The Applecore and Chiefs hit the ice for the second and final time of the 2018-19 regular season. In the first matchup, which took place at the December Showcase, Connecticut found the back of the net during each half and then iced things with a late empty-netter. The forward line of Kyle McEnanyZach Withington, and Scot Lawson combined for six points in the 3-0 victory.

Below you'll find the full upcoming schedule through Monday the 4th, and the next set of TSR Hockey Stars of the Week will be released that afternoon. Remember to catch the #Eshow all season long on HockeyTV.

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