AHL Eastern Conference Finals Preview

(1) Norfolk Admirals vs. (2) St. John’s IceCaps

In what looks to be an outstanding 1 vs. 2 match-up, The IceCaps and Admirals will play a fast-paced, thrilling Eastern Conference Finals series, set to begin Thursday in Virginia. The IceCaps are fresh off their Game 7 series win versus the Wilkes-Barre/Scranton Penguins, while the Admirals finished off the Connecticut Whale in 6 games.

Top Scorers (Playoffs)


Brock Trotter           11GP 5G 5A

Aaron Gagnon          11GP 5G 4A

Derek Meech            11GP 4G 4A

Paul Postma              11GP 1G 7A

Spencer Machacek    11GP 0G 7A



Alexandre Picard      10GP 6G 6A

Alex Killorn               10GP 3G 8A

Trevor Smith            10GP 3G 6A

Mark Barberio          10GP 2G 4A

Cory Conacher        10GP 1G 5A



Eddie Pasquale (STJ)   11GP  7W  4L  2.22GAA  0.927SV%

Jarolsav Janus (NOR)   4GP  3W  1L  1.69GAA  0.937SV%

Dustin Tokarski (NOR) 6GP  4W  3L  2.40GAA  0.907SV%



Season Series:

November 18th, 2011 @ Norfolk:   L 1-2

November 19th, 2011 @ Norfolk:   L 0-2

March 28th, 2012 @St. John’s:       L 2-6

March 30th, 2012 @St. John’s:       W 3-1


Playoff Schedule:

THURS May 17th, 2012 @ Norfolk (Norfolk Scope Arena) 8:45 NST
SAT May 19th, 2012 @ Norfolk (Norfolk Scope Arena) 9:30 NST
MON May 21st, 2012 @ St. John’s (Mile One Centre) 7:30 NST
TUES May 22nd, 2012 @ St. John’s (Mile One Centre) 7:30 NST
SAT *May 26th, 2012 @ St. John’s (Mile One Centre) 7:30 NST
TUES *May 29th, 2012 @ Norfolk (Norfolk Scope Arena) 8:45 NST
WED *May 30th, 2012 @ Norfolk (Norfolk Scope Arena) 8:45 NST

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Charles Dart is a regular contributor at winnipegwhiteout.com and passionate 19 year old St. John's IceCaps season ticket holder who lives in St. John's.

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