It’s Manchester (Kings) versus Utica (Canucks) in the Calder Cup Finals

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The Calder Cup Finals are all set. It’ll be the Manchester Monarchs, the AHL affiliate of the Los Angeles Kings, versus the Utica Comets (Vancouver Canucks) in a seven-game series starting Saturday in Manchester.

The Monarchs have been led in the playoffs by 23-year-old forward Jordan Weal, who leads all scorers with 19 points in 14 games.

The Comets, meanwhile, have been bolstered by the goaltending of Jacob Markstrom, who earned his second shutout of the playoffs in Tuesday’s series-clinching victory over Grand Rapids.

Game 1 – Sat., June 6 – Utica at Manchester, 6:00
Game 2 – Sun., June 7 – Utica at Manchester, 5:00
Game 3 – Wed., June 10 – Manchester at Utica, 7:00
Game 4 – Fri., June 12 – Manchester at Utica, 7:00
*Game 5 – Sat., June 13 – Manchester at Utica, 7:00
*Game 6 – Tue., June 16 – Utica at Manchester, 7:00
*Game 7 – Wed., June 17 – Utica at Manchester, 7:00

 Related: Benning trying to figure where Markstrom ‘fits in’