Phantoms start playoffs on Wednesday

YOUNGSTOWN – The Youngstown Phantoms face the Green Bay Gamblers in the opening round of the USHL Clark Cup Playoffs. The No. 2 seed Gamblers have home-ice advantage over the No. 3 seed Phantoms in the best-of-five series, which will get underway Wednesday at the Resch Center in Green Bay, Wis.

The Gamblers will host the Phantoms in Games 1 and 2 and then the series will move to Youngstown for Game 3 and, if necessary, Game 4 this weekend at the Covelli Centre. The series will return to Green Bay if necessary for Game 5.