We have a schedule for our First Round Calder Cup Playoff series! The entirety of the best-of-three series will be played at Bojangles Coliseum against a to-be-determined opponent beginning on Thursday, April 25.
  • Game 1: Thursday, April 25 at 7 p.m.
  • Game 2: Saturday, April 27 at 4 p.m.
  • Game 3: Sunday, April 28 at 4 p.m.*
* if necessary

Individual tickets for all three games will go on sale Thursday, April 18, at 10 a.m. via Ticketmaster and charlottecheckers.com. Playoff packages, which offer the best savings throughout the postseason, are available now. Please see below for more information.

The Checkers, who are headed to the postseason for the sixth consecutive season, have three games remaining in the regular season but have locked into either the No. 3 or No. 4 seed in the Atlantic Division, ensuring they will have home-ice advantage for the First Round. An opponent will be determined based on final seeding.


Pay nothing up front and receive tickets for all possible home games throughout the playoffs. This option requires you to provide your credit card number and authorization to charge the card following each round of the playoffs. Please note by selecting this option you are committing to purchase up to 17 possible home playoff games.

Three easy ways to order tickets:
  1. Fill out this online order form
  2. Visit the Ticket Information Table during a Checkers home game
  3. By calling (704) 342-4423


In the Atlantic Division, the top two teams receive a first-round bye. The Checkers, who will finish third or fourth, will host all three games of a best-of-five, first-round series at Bojangles Coliseum.
  • Round 1: Best of three
  • Division Semifinals: Best of five
  • Division Finals: Best of five
  • Conference Finals: Best of seven
  • Calder Cup Final: Best of seven