Anthony Mantha Loses Ice Time in Game 3 Loss and Other Griffins Notes

The Grand Rapids Griffins fell to the Utica Comets Thursday night in Game 3 of the Conference Finals. Having split the first two games,...

Family Sacrifice and the Surge of Ryan Sproul

It’s April 13, 2014 and the Detroit Red Wings are visiting the St. Louis Blues. On the outside the game seems meaningless: both clubs...

Anthony Mantha’s Transition from QMJHL Not an Easy One

It’s no secret that Detroit’s first round draft choice of 2014, Anthony Mantha is having a less-than-spectacular season with the American Hockey League’s Grand Rapids...

Andreas Athanasiou Making Big Impact with Griffins, Earning Praise from Coach

It wasn't the season he pictured coming into the 2014-15 AHL campaign. Sidelined with a broken jaw from mid-December until recently, his progress was...

Grand Rapid Griffins 2014-15 Season Preview

GRAND RAPIDS – It’s all about depth and the Detroit Red Wings have that. A good portion of the roster that’s about three hours...

Jeff Blashill to Stay Coach of Grand Rapids Griffins

The Detroit Red Wings signed Grand Rapids Griffins head coach Jeff Blashill to a three-year contract Wednesday, meaning he will be around at least...

Griffins Show Resiliency, Slide By Barons 4-3

The Griffins and Barons faced off for the second night in a row on Saturday in the second of a three-in-three home stand. Grand...

Griffins Lose Third Straight in First Game of Three-in-Three

On the eve of Team USA’s disappointing loss to Team Canada in the semi-final round of the Olympics, the Grand Rapids Griffins played one...

Grand Rapids Wins First Calder Cup in Franchise History

The Grand Rapids Griffins have won their first Calder Cup in team history.  It was just the second time the team has made it...

Grand Rapids Advances to Calder Cup Finals for First Time in Team History

Last night, the Griffins survived a one-goal game to advance to the Calder Cup Finals.  They will take on the Syracuse Crunch of the Eastern Conference...

Grand Rapids Can Clinch First Finals Appearance in Team History Tonight

The Griffins and Barons are set to square off tonight in Grand Rapids for Game 6 of the Western Conference Finals.  Grand Rapids currently leads the series...

AHL Playoffs: Griffins Pull Even With Barons

Last night, the Grand Rapids Griffins pulled even with the Oklahoma City Barons in the American Hockey League’s Western Conference Finals.  The Griffins began the series with two home...

Griffins Take Game 1, But Lose Game 2 to Barons

The Grand Rapids Griffins have made it to the “Final Four” of the American Hockey League, and after a pair of Round 3 games this...

AHL Playoffs: Round 2 Recap – Griffins Advance

The Grand Rapids Griffins defeated the Toronto Marlies in Round 2 of the American Hockey League Playoffs (Western Conference Semi-Finals) after a back-and-forth series.  Game...

Griffins Shut Out Wolves

Friday night the Griffins took on the Chicago Wolves.  The starting lineup for Grand Rapids consisted of Tristan Grant (LW), Louis-Marc Aubry (C), Mitch...