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05/24/2011 3:56 PM

Article By: Mike Peck

After a first round sweep, the Houston Aeros needed two Game 7 victories to advance to the Calder Cup Finals. The Aeros used a Jon DiSalvatore goal with just 1:13 left in regulation to knock off the Hamilton Bulldogs in Game 7 of the Western Conference Finals on Tuesday night in Houston.

Houston will have home ice against the Binghamton Senators for the Calder Cup Finals which begin on Friday at the Toyota Center.

Binghamton has been idle since last Wednesday after finishing off a series sweep of the Charlotte Checkers in the Eastern Conference Finals.

The following is the schedule for the Calder Cup Finals (all time CT):

Game 1:    Friday, May 27 at Houston    7:35 p.m.
Game 2:    Saturday, May 28 at Houston    7:35 p.m.
Game 3:    Wednesday, June 1 at Binghamton    6:05 p.m.
Game 4:    Friday, June 3 at Binghamton        6:05 p.m.
Game 5:    Saturday, June 4 at Binghamton*    6:05 p.m.
Game 6:    Tuesday, June 7 at Houston*    7 p.m.
Game 7:    Thursday, June 9 at Houston*    7 p.m.

*if necessary

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