The Kenai River Brown Bears again face the Fairbanks Ice Dogs , this time in Fairbanks to complete the regular season and to decide the winner of the ERA Alaska Cup. The ERA Alaska Cup is awarded to the Alaska Junior A hockey team with the best head-to-head record between the Brown Bears and the Ice Dogs; currently the teams are tied with each team recording seven victories.
Friday and Saturday game times set for 7:30 at the Big Dipper Arena in Fairbanks.
Kenai River stands at 28-24-6 and in third place in the West Division of the North American Hockey League; Fairbanks is currently in second, just behind the Wenachee Wild with a 38-16-4 record. Overall season records will determine seeding for the playoffs; all four West Division teams automatically qualify for the playoffs.