The Fairbanks Ice Dogs and Wenatchee Wild have clinched North American Hockey League (NAHL) Robertson Cup Playoff berths in the West Division, while the Owatonna Express have locked up a postseason spot in the Central.
The first-place Ice Dogs have 66 points in the West, 20 more than the fifth-place Dawson Creek Rage, which has only six regular-season games remaining. The second-place Wild has 59 points.
The division leaders in the Central, the Express has 64 points, 25 points more than the fifth-place Austin Bruins, who have 12 games remaining.
The other NAHL teams to clinch playoff berths this season are in the South Division: the Topeka RoadRunners, Amarillo Bulls and Texas Tornado.
View the 2011 Robertson Cup Playoffs format here.