For second-year professional Matt Lorito, the adjustment to the Grand Rapids Griffins has been nothing short of smooth and efficient.
Getting demoted was a bitter pill for Anthony Mantha, but he didn’t sulk. He went to the AHL and played like he was out of his league.
Bob Kaser, a 38-year veteran of hockey play-by-play, will call the first NHL game of his career tonight when Detroit hosts Vancouver.
Jeff Hoggan enjoyed his greatest years in Grand Rapids and provided Griffins fans with much the same, but Friday’s visit will be a business trip.
Undrafted and unsung, Colin Campbell is building a reputation as a hard-nosed player who isn’t afraid of doing the dirty work.
Anthony Mantha has made noise during the young AHL season, with five goals in his first three games for the Grand Rapids Griffins.
Mitch Callahan, never one known to be shy, gladly wore the hard hat after the Grand Rapids Griffins’ 3-1 opening-night win against Chicago.
Jared Coreau is finally in the position he wanted, and he doesn’t duck expectations ahead of the Grand Rapids Griffins’ season.
The Carolina Hurricanes announced Sunday that the team claimed forward Martin Frk off waivers from the Detroit Red Wings.
The Grand Rapids Griffins opened camp Friday touting the benefits of an extended stay in Detroit while the team waits for its roster to shake out.