Game Day: Playoff Hockey Returns to Wings Event Center

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The playoffs continue at the Wings Event Center Wednesday night as the K-Wings host the Cincinnati Cyclones for Game 3 of the Kelly Cup Playoff. A 31-save shutout from Jake Hildebrand was the story on Saturday night as the K-Wings topped the Cyclones 2-0.

After a back and forth first period that saw neither team find the back of the net. Just over three minutes into the middle frame Reid Gardiner sent a shot from the top of the circle past Michael Houser to put the visitors up 1-0.

Kalamazoo extended the one-goal lead midway through the third period. Chris Collins notched his second goal of the post-season with 9:24 left in the third period.

Kalamazoo and Cincinnati return to the ice at Wings Event Center on Friday night for Game 4 of the series with puck drop set for 7:30pm. Game 5 will take place the next night on Saturday with puck drop slated for 7:00pm. If needed, Game 6 and Game 7 will be in Cincinnati next Tuesday and Wednesday.

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