GRAND RAPIDS, Mich – Ask any player, they will tell you that the beginning and ending of the season is the most energizing. The intensity level remains high as February is like a play-off month for the Oklahoma City Barons who are trying to advance to the play-offs. The Griffins, on the other hand, have to keep the focus level up, maintaining their spot in the Midwest Division.
Saturday night at Van Andel Arena 8,254 fans witnessed the Griffins end a six-game home losing streak, taking the Barons 4-3 in regulation. The loss snapped an eight-game winning run for the Barons.