In what could have been the final meeting between the teams, the Houston Aeros clinched a spot in the AHL playoffs with a 4-3 win against the Texas Stars on Friday.
Carson McMillan batted a rebound out of midair and into the net with 10:53 remaining and a lengthy review of a potential high stick confirmed the game-winning goal for the Aeros (39-25-5-5, 86 points).
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