Markus Granlund scored the game-winning goal with just 1:02 left in regulation. It was the rookie's first AHL playoff goal and third point of the series. Granlund was named the game's first star for his late heriocs.
Joni Ortio picked up his first AHL postseason point with an assist on Markus Granlund's late goal.
Joni Ortio made 34 saves on 35 shots in Game 3 and was the game's second star.
The Griffins outshot the Heat by a 10-shot margin (35-25) but Joni Ortio was able to best Petr Mrazek in Game 3.
Corey Locke, who scored the equalizer for the Heat in the third period, led his team with five shots.