Greiss made 22 saves in Friday's 5-2 win over the Blue Jackets. Columbus actually grabbed a 2-0 lead midway through the second period, but Greiss shut the door the rest of the way as Detroit's offense got rolling. The veteran netminder hasn't taken a regulation loss in over a month, going 6-0-3 over that stretch, and after a rough start to the season Greiss now sports a respectable 2.70 GAA and .912 save percentage.
Greiss will patrol the crease for Friday's road contest against Columbus. Greiss has been perfect in his last two appearances, stopping all 66 shots he's faced against Tampa Bay and Columbus. Despite allowing just three goals on 71 shots in three appearances against the Blue Jackets this season, the 35-year-old is still searching for his first win over Columbus. Greiss is 7-15-8 with a .911 save percentage and a 2.73 GAA in 33 games this season. He'll look to stay hot against one of the league's lowest-scoring offenses in the Blue Jackets.
Greiss turned aside all 33 shots he faced in regulation and overtime and five of eight shootout attempts in Saturday's 1-0 win over the Lightning. After allowing no goals over 65 minutes but coming up short in the shootout against the Blue Jackets in his last outing, Greiss was just as sharp but found a more positive result this time around. The veteran netminder is 5-0-3 over his last eight starts, and the hot streak has left him with a respectable 2.73 GAA and .911 save percentage on the season.
Greiss will be between the pipes Saturday against Tampa Bay, Ansar Khan of MLive.com Greiss was a hard-luck loser his last time out, technically posting a 33-save shutout before falling in a shootout to Columbus on Tuesday. He'll look to remain sharp against an explosive Lightning squad that sits third in the league with 169 goals for.
Greiss turned aside all 33 shots he faced in regulation and overtime and one of three shootout attempts in Tuesday's 1-0 loss to the Blue Jackets. He was locked in a goaltending duel with Elvis Merzlikins for 65 minutes before Greiss finally swooned, getting beaten by Patrik Laine and Oliver Bjorkstrand to take the tough loss. Greiss hasn't been handed a loss in regulation in seven straight starts, going 4-0-3, and the hot streak has tempered his ratios on the season to a somewhat palatable 2.83 GAA and .908 save percentage.
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