The United States Hockey League and its member clubs announced dates for the Conference Finals of the 2019 Clark Cup Playoffs. The Chicago Steel will face off against the Muskegon Lumberjacks, while the Tri-City Storm will battle the Sioux Falls Stampede for the right to advance to the 2019 Clark Cup Final.
Eastern Conference Final
(1) Muskegon Lumberjacks vs. (2) Chicago Steel
Game 1: Saturday, 4/27/19 at 7:15 PM ET at L.C. Walker Arena
Game 2: Sunday, 4/28/19 at 5:15 PM ET at L.C. Walker Arena
Game 3 : Friday 5/3/19 at 7:05 PM CT at Fox Valley Ice Arena
Game 4 (if necessary): Saturday 5/4/19 at 7:05 PM CT at Fox Valley Ice Arena
Game 5 (if necessary): Monday, 5/6/19 at 7:15 PM ET at L.C. Walker Arena
Western Conference Final
(1) Tri-City Storm vs. (3) Sioux Falls Stampede
Game 1: Tuesday, 4/30/19 at 7:05 PM CT at Viaero Center
Game 2: Wednesday, 5/1/19 at 7:05 PM CT at Viaero Center
Game 3: Friday, 5/3/19 at 7:05 PM CT at Denny Sanford PREMIER Center
Game 4 (if necessary): Saturday, 5/4/19 at 7:05 PM CT Denny Sanford PREMIER Center
Game 5 (if necessary): Tuesday, 5/7/19 at 7:05 PM CT at Viaero Center
Headquartered in Chicago, Illinois, the USHL celebrates its 17th season as the nation's only Tier I junior hockey league in 2018-19. The USHL had a record 45 players selected at the 2018 NHL Draft, more than any junior league in the world, and more than 400 players on team rosters last season committed to NCAA Division I schools, further establishing the USHL as the world’s foremost producer of junior hockey talent.