Found May 26, 2013 on Kukla's Korner:
PLAYERS: Tomas Tatar
TEAMS: Detroit Red Wings
The Detroit Red Wings' and their AHL affiliate had rough nights on Saturday. The Red Wings dropped a 4-1 decision to Chicago, and the Grand Rapids Griffins lost a 4-2 decision against the Oklahoma City Barons. Their Western Conference Final series is now tied at 1 game apiece, and the series shifts back to Oklahoma City for three games thanks to the AHL's 2-3-2 playoff format. The Grand Rapids Griffins' website provides a superb recap: The Oklahoma City Barons on Saturday became the first team to outshoot the Grand Rapids Griffins during the 2013 Calder Cup Playoffs and did so in impressive fashion, riding a 37-22 advantage to a 4-2 win at Van Andel Arena to knot the Western Conference Finals at one game apiece. After Tomas Tatar gave the Griffins a 1-0 lead late in the first period, the Barons responded by scoring four of the next five goals, including an empty-netter in the final minute. Grand Rapids, which eventually won five of its previous eight best-of...
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