Falcons Looking To Repeat

The once Michigan Falcons open up their title defense against a challenging Copenhagen Blizzard club. The defending champs are sure to have their hands full in what looks to be the most intriguing series of the first round. Three fresh faces grabbed the last spots in the Jim Beam standings with Calgary, Ottawa, and Quebec providing Canadian fans with some additional rooting interests.

First Round Matches

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The Spartans are seeking their third Drunks Cup title while the Crunch make it back after an eight year hiatus.

Stats: Crunch | Spartans

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The Toronto Skyleafs are the benefactors of a thin Jim Beam, locking up against first-timers the Ottawa Attack.

Stats: Attack | Skyleafs

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The San Diego Wolves look to overachieve in what will be a tightly contested series against the Calgary Storm.

Stats: Storm | Wolves

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The Montreal Chevaliers are hoping for similar success as they won the Jim Beam a year ago. Winnipeg is seeking to make a big statement.

Stats: T-Rex | Chevaliers

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The Battalion hope for some postseason success as they face a Stockholm Kings team that isnít what it once was.

Stats: Kings| Battalion

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Hanover could be in position to finally make a playoff run, opening up against a mercurial Jacksonville Prowlers lineup.

Stats: Prowlers| Galaxy

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In a battle of playoff misfits, the New York Vipers and Antwerp Icebats faceoff with one club advancing to the second round.

Stats: Icebats| Vipers

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A tough draw for the defending champs, Michigan will be in a battle against the dark horse Copenhagen Blizzard.

Stats: Blizzard| Falcons