The Toronto Marlies (32-17-2-2) will face off against North Division rivals the Hamilton Bulldogs (23-25-1-4) for the 11th of 12 match-ups between the two teams this season. The Marlies are 5-3-2-0 against the Bulldogs so far this season.
The Bulldogs are coming off of a 3-2 shootout win over the Lake Erie Monsters at home last night. Robert Mayer made 30 saves and Patrick Holland scored the eventual shootout winner. With 53 points, the Bulldogs currently sit third in the North Division.
The Marlies last hit the ice this past Wednesday against the Binghamton Senators in their second school day game of the season. The Marlies skated to a 4-2 victory, with Jerry D’Amigo notching a goal and an assist. Spencer Abbott leads the team in scoring with 56 points over 50 games.
Puck drop is at 3:00 pm ET, catch all of the action on TSN1050 and RogersTV. 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 Rogers Tweet of the Night and the winner will take home a pair of tickets to an upcoming Marlies home game in the Rogers Red Zone. There’s just a few rules and regs you need to know about so read them here.