The Bismarck Bobcats are just three points out of the last playoff spot in the Central Division as they head into the final week of the regular season.

The Bobcats have 58 points and needs two victories to overtake the Brookings Blizzard, sitting at 61 points. The Bobcats also need some help from the upcoming opponent of the Blizzard in their final two games, the Aberdeen Wings. The Blizzard would have to lose both of those games, while Bismarck needs to win its final two games against the Austin Bruins.

Both the Bobcats (28-28-1-1) and the Blizzard (28-25-4-1) play their games on Friday and Saturday, respectively.

The Bobcats will host the Bruins in both games this weekend at the VFW Sports Complex, each with a start time of 7:15 p.m. For tickets, call 222-3300 or buy and print them at

Coverage of the game will also be broadcast live on the radio home of Bobcat hockey, Super Talk 1270. You can also watch it on NAHL Hockey TV.

Good luck to the Bobcats this week! GO BOBCATS GO!!!