The Colorado Eagles quest to "Defend the Cup" starts tonight as they host game 1 of the Kelly Cup Finals at the Budweiser Events Center, routinely recognized as one of the loudest venues in the ECHL. If the Eagles win this Cup, they'll never have to defend it again as they will be moving to a new league next season.

The Eagles will face the Florida Everblades who ripped through this postseason with at 12-2 record and won the Eastern Conference Championship 4-1. The Eagles are 12-5 in the postseason and just finished off Fort Wayne Wednesday night. The Eagles and Everblades did not play each other during the regular season.

Here is the Kelly Cup schedule:

TONIGHT (5/25): @ Budweiser Events Center. 7:05pm
SUNDAY (5/27): @ Budweiser Events Center. 7:05pm
WEDNESDAY (5/30): @ Florida. 5:30pm (Mountain)
FRIDAY (6/1): @ Florida. 5:30pm (Mountain)
SATURDAY (6/2): @Florida. 5:00pm (Mountain) *If necessary
WEDNESDAY (6/6): @Budweiser Events Center. 7:05pm *If necessary
SATURDAY (6/9): 
@ Florida. 5:00pm (Mountain) *If necessary