Broncos opening round playoff schedule announced

The Swift Current Broncos loss in Regina Wednesday locked them into third spot in the East Division, clinching home-ice advantage for the Moose Jaw Warriors for the opening round of the Western Hockey League playoffs.

The Western Hockey League released the best-of-seven series schedule shortly thereafter, with the first two games to be played in Moose Jaw next Friday and Saturday. The series will shift back to Swift Current on March 28-29 for games three and four. Game five would be March 31 back in Moose Jaw. Game six is slated for April 1 back in Swift Current. A seventh and deciding game, if necessary, would be played April 3 in Moose Jaw.

The two teams will conclude the regular season against one another this weekend, beginning Friday in Swift Current and then Saturday in Moose Jaw. The Warriors have won three of the four games so far in the series season.

1 Swift Current @ Moose Jaw Friday, March 24, 7 p.m.

2 Swift Current @ Moose Jaw Saturday, March 25, 7 p.m.

3 Moose Jaw @ Swift Current Tuesday, March 28, 7 p.m.

4 Moose Jaw @ Swift Current Wednesday, March 29, 7 p.m.

5 * Swift Current @ Moose Jaw Friday, March 31, 7 p.m.

6 * Moose Jaw @ Swift Current Saturday, April 1, 7 p.m.

7 * Swift Current @ Moose Jaw Monday, April 3, 7 p.m.