1. Home
  2. News
  3. Grizz Complete 3 Game Sweep With 4-1 Win

Grizz Complete 3 Game Sweep With 4-1 Win

Tuesday, December 31st
Grizz Complete 3 Game Sweep With 4-1 Win

3 Goals in 1 Minute Led to Grizzlies 4-1 Win

West Valley City, Utah – The Utah Grizzlies scored 3 goals in 51 seconds from 3:42 into the third period to 4:33 of the third to turn a 1-1 tie into a 4-1 Utah Grizzlies victory as they sweep the Tulsa Oilers in a 3 game series at Maverik Center.

Tulsa scored first at Robby Jackson skated into the slot and fired one past Martin Ouellette to make it a 1-0 game 3:53 into the first. Tulsa led 1-0 after 1 period, having outshot Utah 14 to 8 for the frame. Utah outshot Tulsa 28 to 15 in the final 2 periods, scoring 4 unanswered goals in the process.

Yuri Terao scored a power play goal 8:49 into the second period on a pass from Mitch Maxwell. Utah went 2 for 6 on the power play, while the penalty kill was a perfect 4 for 4.

It was a 1-1 game early in the third when Tim Mcgauley scored a power play goal 3:42 in. It was McGauley’s 12th of the season. He ended the month with 10 goals and 15 assists and was a +22.

41 seconds later Josh Anderson made it a 3-1 game. It was his first of the season with Utah as he had 1 goal with the AHL’s Colorado Eagles. Anderson has 2 career ECHL goals, both of them coming against Tulsa. 10 seconds later Peter Tischke added some insurance for his 2nd of the season.

Utah finished the month of December with a 9-1-2 record. They have standings points in 12 of their last 13 games. Utah is now in 3rd place in the Mountain division with 39 points, only 2 behind Idaho for 2nd place.

Grizzlies begin the new decade with a key 3 game weekend series against the Rapid City Rush. Next game is on Friday, January 3rd at 7:00 pm. It’s Knock Your Socks Off presented by Ford. It’s a sock drive. Fans are encouraged to bring new and packaged socks to throw on the ice after the Grizzlies first goal.

3 Stars.

  1. Martin Ouellette (Utah) – 28 of 29 saves.
  2. Josh Anderson (Utah) – 1 goal, +1.
  3. Yuri Terao (Utah) – 1 goal, +1. 6 shots.

Upcoming Home Games

Full Schedule
Allen Americans
Utah Grizzlies
Friday, November 1st
Allen Americans @ Utah Grizzlies
Puck Drops:
7:10 PM MDT
Maverik Center
Allen Americans
ALN Allen Americans
at
Utah Grizzlies
UTA Utah Grizzlies
Maverik Center
Allen Americans
Utah Grizzlies
Saturday, November 2nd
Allen Americans @ Utah Grizzlies
Puck Drops:
7:10 PM MDT
Maverik Center
Allen Americans
ALN Allen Americans
at
Utah Grizzlies
UTA Utah Grizzlies
Maverik Center
Tahoe Knight Monsters
Utah Grizzlies
Saturday, November 9th
Tahoe Knight Monsters @ Utah Grizzlies
Puck Drops:
7:10 PM MST
Maverik Center
Tahoe Knight Monsters
TAH Tahoe Knight Monsters
at
Utah Grizzlies
UTA Utah Grizzlies
Maverik Center

Latest News

More News
Robbie Stucker Traded to Orlando to Complete Trade
Robbie Stucker Traded to Orlando to Complete Trade
Utah Grizzlies Protected List
Utah Grizzlies Protected List
Grizzlies Named Finalists for Six ECHL Team Awards
Grizzlies Named Finalists for Six ECHL Team Awards

Get Hockey Updates

Sign up for our email newsletter to be the first to know about news and upcoming games!

Our Sponsors