CYCLONES CLINCH SPOT IN 2019 KELLY CUP PLAYOFFS

CYCLONES CLINCH SPOT IN 2019 KELLY CUP PLAYOFFS

For Immediate Release: March 6, 2019

                  

CYCLONES CLINCH SPOT IN 2019 KELLY CUP PLAYOFFS

Cincinnati to Embark on Quest for Third Kelly Cup Championship in Team History

                    

Cincinnati, OH- The Cincinnati Cyclones, proud ECHL affiliate of the National Hockey League’s (NHL) Buffalo Sabres, and the American Hockey League’s (AHL) Rochester Americans have clinched a spot in the 2019 Kelly Cup Playoffs presented by Smile Direct Club. The Cyclones clinched their berth by virtue of the Wheeling Nailers losing to Ft. Wayne on Wednesday night. 

This will the 10th trip to the postseason for the Cyclones since the 2006-07 season, and the third berth in the last four seasons. Cincinnati has two Kelly Cup Championships to their credit; a 4 games to 2 series win over the Las Vegas Wranglers in 2008, and a 4 games to 1 victory over the Idaho Steelheads in 2010. The Cyclones made a third trip to the Kelly Cup Finals in 2014 where they lost to the Alaska Aces in six games. 

Cincinnati has a record of 40-10-4-3 with 87 points, and currently leads the Toledo Walleye by 13 points in the ECHL’s Central Division, and they have a two-point edge over the Florida Everblades for first place overall in the League. Their 40 wins is the most by a Cyclones team since the 2013-14 squad posted a 41-23-4-4 mark, and is the sixth 40-win campaign since the 2006-07 season.

The full playoff schedule, along with Cyclones playoff ticket information will be released at a later date. 

            

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