A Muskegon Miracle: Risers rally from four-goal deficit to win in OT
When Muskegon Risers fan Travis Watson wrote on his facebook page Saturday night -- "What a game!!! Took my son last night for the first time and we had a blast! We'll definitely be back! -- he had good reason to be excited.
The Risers home opener couldn't have been more dramatic as the two teams gave fans another "game-of-the-year" candidate. Trailing 6-2 in the third period, Muskegon rallied to score the game's next five goals to edge ahead 7-6. But the visting Iowa Demon Hawks got the equalizer from Maycon Franca with just 20 seconds left in overtime.
That set the stage for Miguel Flores to score his second goal of the with the game winner just 18 seconds into overtime.
It was a very busy weekend in M2, with five teams hosting home openers. Read about all the action HERE.