Home Ice Highlights: Griffins Suffer Injuries & Suspensions

This weekend’s home games held many ups and downs for Grand Rapids. Dropping Friday’s game in overtime against the Rockford Icehogs, the Griffins earned a point but extended their losing streak nonetheless. Saturday featured drama from start to finish against the Milwaukee Admirals. Having already lost Carter Camper to injury a few games prior, Grand…


Home Ice Highlights: Griffins Split Weekend Home Stand

The Grand Rapids Griffins have a tough schedule this weekend, with three games in three nights. They kicked it off by facing two very familiar teams, the Iowa Wild and Milwaukee Admirals, on home ice. Both teams were very accustomed to each other, which made for some interesting games. The home game stand ended within…


Red Wings Future Stars: Dominic Turgeon

Dominic Turgeon was selected by Detroit in the 2014 Entry Draft 63rd overall. The Turgeon family has a deep history in hockey, so naturally, Dominic would find his way to the pros. His uncle, Sylvain Turgeon was selected #2 overall by the Harford Whalers in 1983, Dominic’s father Pierre was selected #1 overall by Buffalo in…


Red Wings Future Stars: Christoffer Ehn

Christoffer Ehn was drafted 106th overall by the Red Wings in the 2014 NHL Entry Draft. Since his draft date, the 6’3″ center has been playing in various Swedish junior hockey leagues. As of the 2018-19 season, Ehn is expected in Grand Rapids to play with the Griffins for development. Along with several other draft selections…


First Round Targets: JOEL FARABEE

Joel Farabee is a US forward and is a dominant skater with elite level skill. He has spent the last two seasons in the USHL with Team USA. Farabee represented the USA in two World Junior Championships, taking home a silver and gold medal.


Griffins Have Yet to Resigned Matt Ford – Lashoff in Line for Promotion?

Following the early closure of the 2017-18 season for the Grand Rapids Griffins, Captain Matt Ford has yet to be resigned. The Griffins have had the luxury of leadership consistency headlined by Ford and Alternate Captains Eric Tangradi, Ben Street and Brian Lashoff. Unfortunately for the Griffins, however, three of their four core guys are…


Griffins Forward Zach Nastasiuk Faces Unknown Future After Early Playoff Exit

Following a crushing defeat against the Manitoba Moose, the Grand Rapids Griffins faced the off-season roster challenges sooner than expected. As opposed to last season where the Griffins skated well into June to claim the Calder Cup, they now faced the inevitable exit meetings, agent conferences and re-situating challenges. A clearly distraught and upset Zach…