Idaho plays Game 5 of its first-round Western Conference playoff series against the Colorado Eagles at 7:05 p.m. Tuesday in Loveland, Colo. (1350 AM)
The Steelheads lead the best-of-7 series 3-1 and have won two straight games in the series, including a 5-3 victory Sunday night. Their only loss came in overtime in Game 2.
If Idaho wins Tuesday, the team returns home and will face the Ontario Reign in the Western Conference semifinals. That series would begin Friday, April 19, in Ontario, Calif. Games 3, 4 and 5 would be played in Boise on April 24, 26 and 27.
If Colorado wins Game 5, the series shifts back to Boise. The Steelheads would host Game 6 on Friday night. And Game 7, if necessary, would be Saturday night. Home games start at 7:10 p.m. at CenturyLink Arena.