As if the Royals snagging a playoff spot wasn’t exciting enough!
In a very rare WHL occurrence, the Kelowna Rockets and Kamloops Blazers will be battling it out tonight in a tie-breaker game that will determine which one of the hockey clubs will be facing the Victoria Royals in the first round of the playoffs this year.
Games such as this certainly don’t happen every year, and you’ve got no excuse not watch along as the WHL will be streaming the game live for free tonight. Visit the WHL’s website and use PROMO CODE WhlTiebreak19 to catch the bout yourself and see who earns the final berth into the 2019 WHL Playoffs!
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While the Victoria Royals Hockey Club has secured the #2 spot in the B.C Division standings with 72 points and 34 wins in the regular season, the Blazers and Rockets are tied with 64 points each and 32 wins respectively – hence the tie-breaker!
The Royals will begin their playoff run at home in Save-On-Foods Memorial Centre this Friday, March 22nd with puckdrop at 7:05 p.m.
The exciting WHL action between Kelowna and Kamloops begins tonight at 7 p.m., so get yourself hyped for playoff season’s return by tuning in to what will no doubt be a an epic competition!
There’s only one question left: Who would YOU rather face in the first round of 2019 WHL Playoffs this year?
Where: Watch the game streamed LIVE for FREE on the WHL’s website (Use promo code WhlTiebreak19)
When: Tonight, March 19th at 7 p.m.