NWHL Teams Begin Race For The Isobel Cup

The Isobel Cup Playoffs start today! Here’s what you need to know:

WATCH THE ISOBEL CUP ONLINE:

You’ll be able stream games via the Cross-Ice Pass or ESPN 3.

ISOBEL CUP STRUCTURE:

Both the semifinal and final rounds of the Isobel Cup playoffs have the same structure. Three games are scheduled for each match: Friday, Saturday, and an additional tiebreaker (if needed) on Sunday. If a round does not require a tiebreaker, individual game ticket holders for Sunday’s matches will be refunded.

SEMIFINALS: THIS WEEKEND

The Boston Pride will host the New York Riveters at the Raymond Bourque Arena at Endicott College in Beverly, MA. I’ll be covering this round for Watch This Hockey from the press box – you can follow me on Twitter & Snapchat (ekbartus)!
Friday, March 4 – 7:00 pm ET
Saturday, March 5 – 8:00 pm ET
Sunday, March 6 – 7:00 pm ET

The Connecticut Whale will host the Buffalo Beauts at the Whale’s home rink, Chelsea Pears in Stamford, CT.
Friday, March 4 – 7:10 pm ET
Saturday, March 5 – 7:30 pm ET
Sunday, March 6 – 6:00 pm ET

FINALS: NEXT WEEKEND

The winners of each semifinal round will compete for the Isobel Cup at Prudential Center Practice Facility, Newark, NJ. Attention, everyone headed to New Jersey: please eat some disco fries for me.
Friday, March 11 – 7:30 pm ET
Saturday, March 12 – 7:30 pm ET
Sunday, March 13 – 1:30 pm ET