The Norfolk Admirals meet Manchester in the opening round of the AHL playoffs. It's a best of 5 series. The Monarchs host the first two games, while the series will finish up in Norfolk.
Manchester is the #1 seed and was in first place for most of the year. The Admirals earned the 8th seed and final spot in the playoffs, with some inspired play down the home stretch of the regular season.
The teams split the season series at two apiece. The home team won each of the four games.