Coyotes to Face Kings in Western Conference Finals
Games 1 & 2 will take place in Glendale on Sunday, May 13 & Tuesday, May 15
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:
Thursday, May 10, 2012
GLENDALE, ARIZONA - The Phoenix Coyotes will face-off against the Los Angeles Kings in the 2012 Western Conference Final. Game 1 will take place this Sunday, May 13 at 5 p.m., followed by Game 2 on Tuesday, May 15 at 6 p.m. All times P.D.T. The National Hockey League will announce the remaining schedule at a later date.
Game 1: Sunday, May 13 - Kings at Coyotes - 5 p.m. (AZ time) - NBC Sports Network, TSN
Game 2: Tuesday, May 15 - Kings at Coyotes - 6 p.m. (AZ time) - NBC Sports Network, TSN
The Coyotes have won two consecutive postseason series for the first time in franchise history, beating the Chicago Blackhawks and Nashville Predators. Phoenix has won 13 of the last 16 games dating back to the regular season. The club has qualified for the Stanley Cup Playoffs in three or more consecutive seasons for the first time since the team clinched a playoff berth in its first four seasons in the Valley (1996-97 to 1999-00).
Phoenix has recorded a franchise-best three consecutive seasons with 40-plus wins (franchise record 52 wins in 2009-10). The Coyotes have produced the three best individual seasons in franchise history over the past three years (2009-10 to 2011-12).
The WhiteOut will return for the Western Conference Final. Fans are encouraged to wear white to show your support. Individual game tickets for the Coyotes home games during the third round of the 2012 Stanley Cup Playoffs are on sale now. Fans can purchase tickets starting at $60. For more information on Coyotes playoff tickets, please call 480-563-PUCK or visit PhoenixCoyotes.com.