Take a game-day spin across the AHL ice with newest information and notes from the 2019 Calder Cup Playoffs in right now’s AHL Morning Skate.Playoff Brackets | Immediately’s Scoreboard | League Stats @ Recreation 2 – Tonight, 6:00 ET, (CHI leads collection, 1-Zero)TV: NHL Community, WCIU “The U Too”Satellite tv for pc Radio: NHL Community Radio (SiriusXM 91)Observe @CheckersHockey Observe @Chicago_Wolves Tweet #CHAvsCHIChicago brings a 1-Zero collection lead into this night’s Recreation 2 of the Calder Cup Finals after a Four-Three time beyond regulation victory over Charlotte final evening… Stefan Matteau scored his second purpose of the evening with 5:30 gone within the OT interval to finish the Wolves’ comeback from two objectives down… It was the primary two-goal sport this season for Matteau (Three-5-Eight), who additionally tied the sport at 1-1 within the first interval… Defensemen Zac Leslie (1-Three-Four) and Zach Whitecloud (Three-10-13) scored within the second interval to erase Charlotte’s Three-1 lead… Griffin Reinhart (1-6-7) recorded two assists for the Wolves… Curtis McKenzie (Eight-6-14) prolonged his scoring streak to 5 video games with an help, and now has 6-6-12 in 13 profession Calder Cup Finals video games… Oscar Dansk (10-5, 2.20, .921) completed with 35 saves, turning apart all 25 pictures he confronted after the primary intermission… Chicago improved to Four-Zero in time beyond regulation video games this postseason, with Dansk stopping all 42 pictures he has confronted in OT… Trevor Carrick (2-Eight-10), Martin Necas (Three-5-Eight) and Andrew Poturalski (9-10-19) scored the Checkers’ objectives in Recreation 1, and Alex Nedeljkovic (Eight-Four, 2.39, .912) made 32 saves… Poturalski’s 9 playoff objectives have come on 29 pictures (31.Zero %)… Three of Charlotte’s final 4 video games have gone to time beyond regulation… Recreation 1 was the primary time the Checkers had a two-goal lead and misplaced at dwelling since a Four-Three shootout defeat on Jan. 22, 2016, additionally vs. Chicago… Attendance for Recreation 1 was Eight,465, the biggest crowd for a Checkers sport in 4 seasons because the crew moved into Bojangles’ Coliseum… Solely 5 groups in AHL historical past have gained the Calder Cup after shedding Recreation 1 of the Finals at dwelling (2010 Hershey, 2001 Saint John, 1978 Maine, 1977 Nova Scotia, 1951 Cleveland)… This night’s Recreation 2 might be televised on NHL Community and might be heard on NHL Community Radio (SiriusXM 91).2019 Calder Cup Finals (best-of-7)A1-Charlotte Checkers vs. C1-Chicago Wolves | Collection InfographicGame 1 – Sat., June 1 – Chicago Four, CHARLOTTE Three (OT) | Recap/HighlightsGame 2 – Solar., June 2 – Chicago at Charlotte, 6:00, AHLTV, NHL NetworkGame Three – Wed., June 5 – Charlotte at Chicago, Eight:00, AHLTV, NHL NetworkGame Four – Thu., June 6 – Charlotte at Chicago, Eight:00, AHLTV, NHL Community***Recreation 5 – Sat., June Eight – Charlotte at Chicago, Eight:00, AHLTV, NHL Community*Recreation 6 – Thu., June 13 – Chicago at Charlotte, 7:00, AHLTV, NHL Community*Recreation 7 – Fri., June 14 – Chicago at Charlotte, 7:00, AHLTV, NHL Community*if needed… All occasions Japanese**delayed broadcastAbout the Calder CupThe Calder Cup is called for Frank Calder, the primary president of the NHL (1917-43) and one of many driving forces behind the formation of the American Hockey League.Whereas the AHL’s historical past dates again to the autumn of 1936, the Calder Cup trophy was first awarded in 1938 to the Windfall Reds for profitable the second Worldwide-American Hockey League championship. (In 1996, George Parsons of the Syracuse Stars was offered the Calder Cup in a ceremony on the Onondaga County Battle Memorial; it’s believed the Stars by no means obtained a trophy for his or her 1937 championship.)In 2001, the trophy’s base was modified to incorporate two tiers of plaques, which characteristic the rosters of every of the final 20 Calder Cup champions; the plaques from the primary 62 champions are on show within the Hockey Corridor of Fame in Toronto. All the trophy now stands 24 inches tall and weighs 25 kilos. The bowl, made from sterling silver, is 12 inches excessive and eight inches in diameter; the bottom is made from Brazilian mahogany.Calder Cup Finals HistoryLast 20 Calder Cup Finals outcomes and Jack Butterfield Trophy winners (playoff MVP):2018 – Toronto Marlies Four, Texas Stars Three (Andreas Johnsson, TOR)2017 – Grand Rapids Griffins Four, Syracuse Crunch 2 (Tyler Bertuzzi, GR)2016 – Lake Erie Monsters Four, Hershey Bears Zero (Oliver Bjorkstrand, LE)2015 – Manchester Monarchs Four, Utica Comets 1 (Jordan Weal, MCH)2014 – Texas Stars Four, St. John’s IceCaps 1 (Travis Morin, TEX)2013 – Grand Rapids Griffins Four, Syracuse Crunch 2 (Tomas Tatar, GR)2012 – Norfolk Admirals Four, Toronto Marlies Zero (Alexandre Picard, NOR)2011 – Binghamton Senators Four, Houston Aeros 2 (Robin Lehner, BNG)2010 – Hershey Bears Four, Texas Stars 2 (Chris Bourque, HER)2009 – Hershey Bears Four, Manitoba Moose 2 (Michal Neuvirth, HER)2008 – Chicago Wolves Four, W-B/Scranton Penguins 2 (Jason Krog, CHI)2007 – Hamilton Bulldogs Four, Hershey Bears 1 (Carey Worth, HAM)2006 – Hershey Bears Four, Milwaukee Admirals 2 (Frederic Cassivi, HER)2005 – Philadelphia Phantoms Four, Chicago Wolves Zero (Antero Niittymaki, PHI)2004 – Milwaukee Admirals Four, W-B/Scranton Penguins Zero (Wade Flaherty, MIL)2003 – Houston Aeros Four, Hamilton Bulldogs Three (Johan Holmqvist, HOU)2002 – Chicago Wolves Four, Bridgeport Sound Tigers 1 (Pasi Nurminen, CHI)2001 – Saint John Flames Four, W-B/Scranton Penguins 2 (Steve Start, SJN)2000 – Hartford Wolf Pack Four, Rochester People 2 (Derek Armstrong, HFD)1999 – Windfall Bruins Four, Rochester People 1 (Peter Ferraro, PRO)Official BusinessThe American Hockey League has named the on-ice officers for the 2019 Calder Cup Finals… Referees working the collection might be Mitch Dunning (first Finals), Peter MacDougall (first), Michael Markovic (first), Furman South (second) and Corey Syvret (second)… Linesmen might be Tyson Baker (first), Jesse Marquis (first), Bevan Mills (third) and Jamie Tobias (second).Alumni WatchIn Recreation Three of the 2019 Stanley Cup Last final evening, Torey Krug notched a purpose and three assists, 2005 AHL All-Star Patrice Bergeron added a purpose and two assists and Charlie Coyle tallied a purpose and an help as Boston rolled to a 7-2 win over St. Louis to take a 2-1 collection lead… David Pastrnak, Sean Kuraly and Noel Acciari additionally scored and 2008 AHL All-Star Tuukka Rask recorded 27 saves… Former Chicago Wolves Ivan Barbashev and Colton Parayko scored for the Blues.