*Plante was not injured in the second period of Friday night's game when he was speared by Grand Rapids captain Garnet Exelby
. Plante was coming in to defend teammate Hartikainen, who had taken a hard hit by Exelby. Referees Shaun Davis
and Jared Hoffmeyer
issued Exelby two minutes for high sticking, a five-minute major for spearing, a game misconduct for spearing and a game misconduct for abuse of an official.
The game was physical as the teams combined for 27 penalties totaling 102 minutes.
*Oklahoma City continues a three-games-in-three-nights road stretch at 7 Saturday in Rockford, the Triple-A affiliate of the Chicago Blackhawks. The Barons return to Grand Rapids for a 4 p.m. Sunday game.