Griffins gameday report

The Griffins have won eight of their last 10 games and have points in 16 of their last 19.

Grand Rapids recently completed a four game home stand by beating the Rockford IceHogs 6-1 finishing with a 3-1 mark during the four game stretch.

The Griffins will face-off against division rival the Milwaukee Admirals. This is the fifth game of the season between the two rivals. The last time these two met, the Griffins won the contest 3-0 in Grand Rapids in a chippy, physical hockey game.

Grand Rapids is ahead in the season series three games to one.

Right now the Griffins are in the top spot in not only their division, but the entire Western Conference. They enter the game tonight with a record of 22-9-1-2. The Admirals come into the game tonight at 20-11-2-2.

Milwaukee lead the division for much of the season before Grand Rapids took over.

Ben Street has been hot as of late, scoring four goals in his last three games.

Eddie Pasquale will be getting the nod in goal tonight for Grand Rapids. Pasquale has only lost two regulation games so far this season.

Colin Campbell remains sidelined with an injury and is hoping to join the Griffins lineup soon.

The Griffins lead the all-time series vs the Admirals 81-55-7-6-7. Since the beginning of the 2013-2014 season, Grand Rapids is 17-10-2-3 vs the Milwaukee. Milwaukee is 130-67-17-15 against everyone else in the AHL since then.

Puck drop for the game this evenings game will be just after 8 p.m. You can watch the game on ahllive.com or listen to Bob Kaser on WOOD Radio.

 

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