Two teams that have had their share of ups and downs meet in the first game of the 2016 FCIAC boys ice hockey playoffs: No. 4 Ridgefield and No. 5 New Canaan. ou can watch the entire game below for free in streaming HD. This is the second of three live FCIAC postseason hockey games on HAN on Saturday, Feb. 27. Faceoff is scheduled for 3 p.m.
Play-by-play: Rob Adams; Analyst: Chris Kaelin; Ice-side reporter: Frank Granito; Director: Eric Gendron
No. 4 Ridgefield (10-8-2 overall, 7-4 FCIAC) and No. 5 New Canaan (10-10, 7-4) will be squaring off for the third time this season after the home teams split the first two games The Rams took the first contest, 3-2, at the Darien Ice Rink, while the Tigers won the second, 1-0, at the Winter Garden.
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After a slow start that saw it drop seven of its first nine games, New Canaan has been a different team, going 8-3 since Jan. 18 to finish the regular season at 10-10. Read more about the matchup in Dave Stewart's broadcast preview.