Apr 1, 2014; Buffalo, NY, USA; New Jersey Devils forward Mike Sislo (9) and Buffalo Sabres goalie Nathan Lieuwen (50) during the game at First Niagara Center. Mandatory Credit: Kevin Hoffman-USA TODAY Sports

Albany Devils Face St. John’s IceCaps in East Quarterfinals


Calder-Cup-Playoffs

Now that all of the games have been played this AHL season, the Albany Devils now know their 1st-round opponent.

The (5) Albany Devils will go against the (4) St. John’s IceCaps.

Games 1 and 2 will be at the Times Union Center in Albany with Games 3-5 taking place on the road. The first round is a best-of-5 series.

The Devils (40-23-5-8) capped off the regular season with a win over the Springfield Falcons. They are now going into the playoffs riding a 5-game winning streak.

Joe Whitney finished atop the points leaders for Albany with 50 (21 G, 29 A) in 63 GP. Mike Sislo (54 GP, 23 G, 16 A), Kelly Zajac (57 GP, 9 G, 28 A), Scott Timmins (50 GP, 11 G, 23 A), and Reid Boucher (45 GP, 18 G, 14 A) all followed him.

Game 1 will be on Friday at 7 PM.

Tags: Albany Devils Joe Whitney Kelly Zajac Mike Sislo New Jersey Devils