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Chiefs return home for huge Game 6

Taking it one step at a time, the Spokane Chiefs hope a home win in Game 6 on Tuesday will give them their shot in Game 7. Read story

The Spokane-Everett series winner will advance to the Western Conference semifinals against the Portland-Seattle series winner.

Portland leads Seattle 3-2 heading in to Tuesday's game at Kent, Washington. Their Game 7 would be Wednesday, the same night as a potential Chiefs-Silvertips Game 7.

Those two series are the only undecided first-round matchups. Second-round series starting Friday are: Regina at Brandon; Calgary at Medicine Hat; and Victoria at Kelowna.

Chris Derrick
Chris Derrick joined The Spokesman-Review in 1990. He currently is a copy editor for the Sports Desk.

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