The Red Deer Rebels and Medicine Hat Tigers will meet in the Eastern Conference Quarterfinals for round one of the 2024 WHL Playoffs.

The Rebels earned the #5 seed in the Eastern Conference while the Tigers claimed the #4 seed and home-ice advantage for the opening round of playoffs.

This marks the seventh time overall and first since 2015 that Red Deer and Medicine Hat will meet in postseason play. The Tigers won five of the previous six series.

Games one and two of the series go Friday, March 29 and Saturday, March 30 at Co-op Place in Medicine Hat. Both games start at 7 p.m. Games three and four go at the Peavey Mart Centrium in Red Deer on Tuesday, April 2 and Wednesday, April 3, both at 7 p.m.

The full series schedule is as follows…

Game One – Friday, March 29 in Medicine Hat, 7 p.m.

Game Two – Saturday, March 30 in Medicine Hat 7 p.m.

Game Three – Tuesday, April 2 in Red Deer, 7 p.m.

Game Four – Wednesday, April 3 in Red Deer, 7 p.m.

*Game Five – Friday, April 5 in Medicine Hat, 7 p.m.

*Game Six – Sunday, April 7 in Red Deer, 2 pm

*Game Seven – Tuesday, April 9 in Medicine Hat 7 p.m.


**with information provided by the Red Deer Rebels