Originally written on Kukla's Korner  |  Last updated 11/19/14
This press release is five days old, but worth posting given what's likely to happen to the Red Wings' players and their training camp currently scheduled for September 21st in Traverse City (see: CBA rain delay): the Grand Rapids Griffins, who will probably hold their own training camp on the west side of the state in late September, have chosen to give Red Wings fans in both Northwestern Ohio and Southeastern Michigan the opportunity to watch the Red Wings' top prospects play without having to make a two-to-four-hour trek up I-96 (and boy, is this a savvy sales pitch): The Grand Rapids Griffins on Friday announced their 2012-13 preseason schedule, which will consist of two neutral-site games against the Lake Erie Monsters. Grand Rapids will first battle the Monsters on Saturday, Oct. 6 at 6 p.m. at the Huntington Center in Toledo, Ohio, home of the Toledo Walleye, the ECHL affiliate of the Griffins and the Detroit Red Wings. On Sunday, Oct. 7 at 7 p.m., the rivals will ...
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