Ontario Reign conference final schedule - LA Kings Insider

Reign Primary LogoMeanwhile, 3,000 miles away from Manchester, New Hampshire, the Kings’ ECHL affiliate is also preparing for a conference finals series. The Ontario Reign, who defeated the Utah Grizzlies in five games, will now face the San Jose-affiliated Allen Americans, who led the Western Conference with 106 points. The Americans, back-to-back CHL champions, joined the ECHL this season and are led in scoring by Swedish forward and former Northern Michigan Wildcat Greger Hansen (11 GP, 7-9=16). Puck-moving defenseman Konrad Abeltshauser spent the last two seasons with AHL-Worcester and has 10 points (3-7=10) in 11 games, while goalies Riley Gill and Joel Rumpel have split time in the crease and thus far have combined to stop 88.3% of all playoff shots faced. The Reign have never advanced to the Western Conference Final.

The Reign will play home games at the Citizens Business Bank Arena on Thursday, May 21, Saturday May 23, and, if necessary, Sunday May 24. Tickets for these home games are available here.

Reign conference final schedule:

1 Sunday, May 17 / 2:05 p.m. at Allen
2 Monday, May 18 / 5:05 p.m. at Allen
3 Thursday, May 21 / 7:00 p.m. vs Allen
4 Saturday, May 23 / 6:00 p.m. vs Allen
5 Sunday, May 24 / 6:00 p.m. vs Allen*
6 Tuesday, May 26 / 5:05 p.m. at Allen*
7 Wednesday, May 27 / 5:05 p.m. at Allen*
-*if necessary; all times PT.

Reign playoff stats:

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Goaltender Jussi Olkinuora, a Winnipeg Jets prospect, is 7-3 with a 2.05 goals-against average and .918 save percentage in the playoffs. Joe Cannata has also appeared in two games, going 1-1 with a 2.80 goals-against average and .833 save percentage.

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#9 | 6′ 2″ | 195 lb | Age: 21

Born: September 13, 1996
Birthplace: Kramfors, SWE
Position: LW
Handedness: Left


Kempe was selected by the Kings in the first round (29th overall) in the 2014 NHL Draft.

Alex Iafallo

#19 | 6′ | 185 lb | Age: 23

Born: December 21, 1993
Birthplace: Eden, NY, USA
Position: C
Handedness: Left


Iafallo was signed by the Kings as an unrestricted free agent on April 18, 2017.

Anze Kopitar

#11 | 6′ 3″ | 224 lb | Age: 29

Born: August 24, 1987
Birthplace: Jesenice, SVN
Position: C
Handedness: Left


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Drew Doughty

#8 | 6′ 1″ | 195 lb | Age: 26

Born: December 8, 1989
Birthplace: London, ON, CAN
Position: D
Handedness: Right


Bio: Doughty is a Canadian defenceman who was selected second overall by the Kings in the 2008 Draft. Doughty made his NHL debut in 2008 as an 18-year-old and was named to the All-Rookie Team. He is a two-time Stanley Cup champion with the Kings, a two-time Olympic gold medallist with the Canadian national team, and a Norris Trophy finalist.

Jeff Carter

#77 | 6′ 4″ | 215 lb | Age: 31

Born: January 1, 1985
Birthplace: London, ON, CAN
Position: C
Handedness: Right


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Born: January 21, 1986
Birthplace: Milford, CT, USA
Position: G
Handedness: Left


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