Cincinnati has a hockey team! In other news they’re a really good hockey team who happen to be in the ECHL Playoffs again this season after winning the Kelly Cup in 2009 and 2010. They back after their third this season.
The Cyclones face the Toledo Walleye’s in the first round of the playoffs. The puck dropped on the this series over the weekend in Toledo with the Cyclones taking both games.
Game 1 of the series turned into an epic battle that went to double overtime with the Cyclones winning when Mike Embach netted the game winning goal putting the Cyclones up 2-1 and taking game one. Embach scored both goals of the opening game.
Game 2 of the series saw the Cyclones lay it on the Walleye. Taking a 5-2 win behind David Pacan’s hat trick and Mike Embach’s three assists. The Cyclones with that win went up two games to none on Toledo and bring the momentum back to Cincinnati.
The Cyclones drop the puck on Game 3 wednesday at 7:35 and US Bank Arena in Cincinnati, tickets are limited, if you want to go I suggest looking for tickets now. This is a best of seven series, meaning atleast two games will be played in Cincinnati. There is always Game 4 friday.