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Grand Rapids, MI–Jeremy Smith stopped 25 shots to lead the Milwaukee Admirals to a 3-1 win over the Grand Rapids Griffins Saturday at Van Andel Arena in Grand Rapids, MI.
Milwaukee extended its AHL record of consecutive games without a regulation time loss on the road to 23. The Admirals are 6-0-0-1 on the road this season. The Admirals last regulation loss occurred January 13 at Manitoba.
The Admirals claimed the lead with a pair of goals in the first 2:31 of the second period. Michael Latta started the scoring at 1:05 as he fired a wristshot from the right circle past the glove of Griffins netminder Jordan Pearce. Latta’s fifth goal of the season was assisted by Juuso Puustinen and tied the game at one.
Just 1:26 later, Admirals forward Ben Ryan scored his first AHL goal as he banged in a rebound of a Mark Van Guilder shot. Ryan Flynn carried the...