Game 4 Of The Calder Cup Finals Is Sold Out — No Worries It’s On TV!
Yes Grand Rapids has gotten Griffins Fever! After struggling to get 5,000 fans for the first 2 rounds of the playoffs, The Van is the hottest ticket in town! Game 3 was 400 short of a sellout, and now Friday’s game is SOLD OUT. WFGR gave away the last 4 tickets in the city yesterday, and we have a 4 pack of tickets to Saturday’s game…if there is one!
So if you arent one of the lucky 10,834 people who could watch Grand Rapids hockey history, you are in luck! Channel 8 has announced they will broadcast game 4 and 5 LIVE on WXSP Channel 15! Thats 18 or 1018 on Comcast! From the Channel 8 website
“Game 4 of the Calder Cup Finals series between the Grand Rapids Griffins and the Syracuse Crunch will air live on WXSP. The game will air in its entirety. Coverage starts at 7 p.m. Friday.
Game 4 was already sold out Thursday, meaning more than 10,000 people are expected to fill the stands of Van Andel Arena. 24 Hour News 8′s Larry Figurski will be calling Friday’s game and 24 Hour News 8 will have exclusive arena access, highlights and post-game reaction at 10 p.m. on WXSP and 11 p.m. on WOOD TV8.
If the series continues on to Saturday, Game 5 will also air on WXSP.”
Way to step up Channel 8!