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NOJHL releases Blind River Beavers – Rayside-Balfour Canadians West Division semifinal schedule

NORTHERN ONTARIO JUNIOR HOCKEY LEAGUE

NOJHL NETWORK MEDIA UPDATE

Release Date: Tuesday, March 7, 2017

NOJHL releases Blind River Beavers – Rayside-Balfour Canadians West Division semifinal schedule

SUDBURY, Ont. – The Northern Ontario Junior Hockey League released Tuesday the schedule for the upcoming West Division semifinal series between the Blind River Beavers and Rayside-Balfour Canadians.

This best-of-seven affair will commence on Thursday, March 16 in a 7:30 p.m. start at the Blind River Community Centre.

The Beavers will also host Game 2 at the same venue on Saturday, March 18 at 7:30 p.m.

Rayside-Balfour will then serve as the home side for Games 3 & 4 at Chelmsford Arena on Sunday, March 19 at 6 p.m. and Thursday, March 23 at 7:30 p.m. respectively.

Should a fifth game in the series be required, it will go Saturday, March 25 at 7:30 p.m. in Blind River.

Game 6, if needed, will feature a 6 p.m. face-off on Sunday, March 26 in Chelmsford.

If the match-up goes the distance, Game 7 will be held on Tuesday, March 28 at 7 p.m. at the Community Centre in Blind River.

All NOJHL playoff games will be streamed live online at HockeyTV.com.

The following is the schedule for the NOJHL ‘s West Division semifinal match-up between the Blind River Beavers and Rayside-Balfour Canadians:

West Division semifinal
No. 2 Blind River Beavers vs. No. 3 Rayside-Balfour Canadians
Best-of-seven series
Game 1: Thursday, March 16 @ Blind River 7:30 p.m. (Community Centre)
Game 2: Saturday, March 18 @ Blind River 7:30 p.m. (Community Centre)
Game 3: Sunday, March 19 @ Rayside-Balfour 6 p.m. (Chelmsford)
Game 4: Thursday, March 23 @ Rayside-Balfour 7:30 p.m. (Chelmsford)
Game 5*: Saturday, March 25 @ Blind River 7:30 p.m. (Community Centre)
Game 6*: Sunday, March 26 @ Rayside-Balfour 6 p.m. (Chelmsford)
Game 7*: Tuesday, March 28 @ Blind River 7 p.m. (Community Centre)
*- if necessary