|(Credit: Andy Nietupski/Texas Stars)|
Texas had a decent chance at the comeback as the third period began, but the Iowa Wild capitalized with two goals in just 85 seconds to start the period. With the score at 4-1, a final goal from Alex Tuch, his second of the night, sealed the deal at 5-1 just four minutes later.
Maxime Lagace stopped 15 of 18 in relief. The Stars only goal came from Ethan Werek, who has a habit of scoring the Stars' only goal in games where they only score
Injuries, scratches, and notes:
Elie (call up)
Herbert, Bystrom, McMurtry, Hache (scratch)
Tonight's attendance was 4,560.
AHL Gamesheet - Texasv. Grand Rapids - March 8 2017