Griffins gameday report

The Griffins will be home tonight to take on the Western Conference leading Milwaukee Admirals.

Milwaukee enters the game with a record 0f 14-3-2-1 (31 points) while the Griffins come in at 13-6-1-2 (29 points).

The Griffins are coming off of a wild win on Wednesday night against the Chicago Wolves. Grand Rapids got out to a 2-0 lead before the Wolves came back and took a 3-2 lead before the Griffins came back to take the lead once again, 5-3. But Chicago was not dead yet as they came from behind to tie the game at 5 before Matt Lorito won the game for the Griffins in overtime.

Tomas Nosek has been leading the way for the Griffins over the past few games. In the last five games, Nosek has 10 points.

Jared Coreau will be getting the start tonight for the Griffins.

Ben Street is expected to be back in the lineup this evening after his wife gave birth to their first child, a little girl, just a few days ago.

The Griffins are 1-1 against the Admirals this season winning the first game 4-3 and dropping the second 3-1.

Grand Rapids will be looking to stay hot on the man advantage. The Griffins have scored in 13 consecutive games while on power play.

The Griffins are on a seven game point streak (4-0-1-2).

Cal Heeter was optioned back to the Toledo Walleye to make room for Jared Coreau.

Puck drop is scheduled for just after 7 p.m.

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