The Toronto Marlies (23-12-2-2) will be facing division rivals the Hamilton Bulldogs (19-16-0-4) tonight in Hamilton at 7:30 pm ET. This will be the 9th of 12 match-ups between the two teams this season, and the final one at Copps Coliseum.
The Hamilton Bulldogs sit 2nd in the North Division and are coming off of a 3-1 loss to the Utica Comets last Saturday. Martin St. Pierre continues to lead the team in scoring with 27 points over 36 games.
The Marlies last hit the ice on Tuesday in Milwaukee against the Admirals, where they fell 3-2 to close out a two week road trip. Spencer Abbott extended his point streak to 7 games while Garret Sparks made 43 saves. The Marlies currently leads the season series against the Bulldogs with a record of 4-2-2.
Puck drop is at 7:30 pm ET, catch all of the action on RogersTV and AHL Live. Don’t forget to follow the official Marlies Twitter account (@TorontoMarlies) and join us for the #MarliesLive live chat. We’ll be looking for the #MarliesLive Tweet of the Night and the winner will take home a Marlies prize pack. There’s just a few rules and regs you need to know about so read them here.