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After defeating the Texas Stars by a score of 2-1 in Game 6 last night to tie up their Western Conference Final series 3-3, the Marlies have forced Game 7 which is set for Tuesday night at 8:30pm ET in Texas.

The Marlies opened the scoring for the 13th consecutive game on Monday. Carter  Ashton scored his third and fourth goals of the playoffs with two tallies in the victory. Peter Holland also had two points with two assists. Curtis McKenzie scored the lone Texas goal on the powerplay late in ...

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It’s a must-win game for the Toronto Marlies to keep their playoff run alive as Game 6 of the Western Conference Finals between the Marlies and Texas Stars is set for tonight at 8:30pm at Cedar Park Center in Texas.

The Stars currently lead the series 3-2 after defeating the Marlies in a close 2-1 win on Saturday afternoon in Toronto. The Marlies opened the scoring thanks to Spencer Abbott’s 4th goal of the playoffs but were unable to find the scoresheet again. Texas outshot Toronto 33-18 and went 0-for-3 on ...

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The Western Conference Finals resume between the Toronto Marlies and Texas Stars as Game 5 is set for 3pm on Saturday at Ricoh Coliseum live on RogersTV.

The Marlies evened up the series 2-2 on Thursday night in Game 4 with a 4-1 victory. Spencer Abbott had a natural hat trick, the first in his professional career while Jerry D’Amigo added an empty-netter in the victory. T.J. Brennan had three points, assisting on all three of Abbott’s goals.

Special teams proved to be efficient for the Marlies in game 4, with all ...

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The Toronto Marlies will look to bounce back after falling to the Texas Stars on Wednesday evening 3-2 as Game 4 is set for  tonight at Ricoh Coliseum. With the loss, the Stars now lead the best-of-seven series 2-1.

The Marlies opened the scoring once again in the game when T.J. Brennan scored just over 9 minutes into the first period. Texas would come back early in the second period to tie it, and the two teams traded goals in the third period but Travis Morin would ultimately score the difference ...

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Game 3 of the Western Conference Finals between the Toronto Marlies and Texas stars comes to Toronto tonight at 7pm. The Stars evened up the series 1-1 with a convincing 6-3 victory over the Marlies on Monday night in Texas.

Brett Ritchie and Scott Glennie had two goals each for the stars while Mike Hedden had three assists in the Stars win. The two teams traded goals in a 5-goal second period, but the Stars ultimately came out on top in the end to tie up the series. Toronto went 1-for-5 ...

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After a weekend off, the Toronto Marlies and Texas Stars return to the ice for Game 2 of the Calder Cup Western Conference Finals at Cedar Park Center. Puck drop is at 8:30pm live on LeafsTV.

The Marlies currently lead the series 1-0 after a 5-1 victory over the Stars in Texas on Friday night. Brandon Kozun opened the scoring for the Marlies while T.J. Brennan and Peter Holland scored just 13 seconds apart in the second period. Drew MacIntyre made 49 saves in the Marlies winning effort.

Despite the score, Marlies ...

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The Western Conference Finals of the Calder Cup playoffs kicks off tonight with the Toronto Marlies and Texas Stars facing off in Texas, live on LeafsTV at 8:30pm.

The Stars eliminated the Grand Rapids Griffins in six games in Round 2 to advance to the Western Conference Finals. The team finished the AHL regular season 1st in the Western Conference with 106 points and 48 wins. Travis Morin lead the league in scoring with 88 points over 66 games played. He also currently leads the Stars in playoff scoring with 10 points ...

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Tomorrow, the Marlies quest for the Calder Cup continues as Game 1 of the Western Conference Finals versus the Texas Stars kicks off at 8:30pm on LeafsTV live from Texas.

The Texas Stars finished off the season first in the Western Conference and boasts a skilled line-up. The Stars defeated the Grand Rapids Griffins in Round 2 in six games to advance to the Western Conference Finals and faced the Marlies 4 times during the regular season. Check out this infographic on how the two teams match-up:

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After taking a 3-0 series lead over the Chicago Wolves on Wednesday thanks to Jerry D’Amigo’s overtime goal, the Marlies have a chance to close out their best-of-seven series tonight at Ricoh Coliseum.

The Marlies and Wolves traded goals early in the first period of Game 3 with T.J. Brennan opening the scoring on the powerplay early in the first. Peter Holland scored his third goal of the playoffs, giving him 5 points over 3 games played. D’Amigo continues to lead the team and the League in scoring with 11 points ...

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The Toronto Marlies return to the ice as their Western Conference Semi-Final series versus the Chicago Wolves continues tonight at Ricoh Coliseum.

The Marlies currently lead the series 2-0 after taking a pair of victories in Chicago this past weekend. Peter Holland had 4 points over the two games in his return to the Marlies line-up, while Jerry D’Amigo continues to lead the team and the League in scoring with 9 points over 5 games.

Toronto has managed to find the scoresheet early in this series, jumping out to a 3-0 lead ...

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The Toronto Marlies and Chicago Wolves are back in action for Round 2 of the Calder Cup playoffs tonight at 8pm on LeafsTV.

The Marlies currently lead the best-of-seven series 1-0 following a convincing 5-2 victory last night. Trevor Smith opened up the scoring for the Marlies on the powerplay. In his return to the line-up from injury, Peter Holland tallied three points including a goal and two assists. Spencer Abbott, who was also playing in his first game back from injury also had two assists in the victory. With an ...

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The Toronto Marlies quest for the Calder Cup continues tonight as game 1 of the Western Conference Semi-Finals kicks off in Chicago at 8:30 pm ET. The Marlies will be taking on the Chicago Wolves, AHL affiliate of the St. Louis Blues in the best-of-seven series.

The Marlies were last in action on Thursday, May 1st, where they completed the sweep of their first round opponents, the Milwaukee Admirals in Game 3 at Ricoh Coliseum. Jerry D’Amigo currently leads the Marlies in playoff scoring with 6 points over three games.

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As the Marlies get set for Round 2 of the Calder Cup Playoffs which kicks off tomorrow night in Chicago, here’s an infographic preview of how the two teams stack up against one another:

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Game 3 of the Marlies Round 1 series shifts to Ricoh Coliseum as the Marlies take on the Milwaukee Admirals tonight at 7pm ET on RogersTV.

The Marlies currently lead the best-of-fives series 2-0 after two convincing victories in Milwaukee this past weekend and have a chance to close out the series tonight. The Marlies have outscored the Admirals 11-4 with Sam Carrick leading the way with 3 goals over the two games. Jerry D’Amigo has 5 points so far in the playoffs, while Drew MacIntyre hads a 0.933 save percentage over ...

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The Toronto Marlies won’t have to wait long to defend their round 1 series lead over the Milwaukee Admirals as Game 2 of the best-of-five series is set for tonight at 8pm ET at the BMO Harris Bradley Center in Milwaukee. The Marlies took a 1-0 series lead after defeating the Admirals by a score of 6-2 last night in Wisconsin.

After a tentative start for both teams, the Marlies seemed to take control of the game after Sam Carrick opened up the scoring for the Marlies late in ...

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The quest for the Calder Cup begins tonight for the Toronto Marlies as game 1 of their first round match-up versus the Milwaukee Admirals, AHL affiliate of the Nashville Predators, kicks off tonight at the Bradley Center in Wisconsin at 8pm ET on LeafsTV.

The Marlies finished the season with 96 points, good for first in the North Division and third overall in the Western Conference. The Marlies captured their third straight North Division title this season and became only the sixth team in AHL history to do so. ...

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The Toronto Marlies (44-25-2-4) finish off the regular season at home as they host the Rochester Americans (37-27-6-5) today at 3pm for Fan Appreciation Day.

The Americans officially clinched a playoff berth earlier this week and are coming off of a 5-1 victory over the Syracuse Crunch at home on Saturday evening. Phil Varone leads the team in scoring with 61 points over 68 games this season.

The Marlies return home after being on the road for the past 5 games. The team is coming off of a 3-2 loss to the ...

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The Toronto Marlies (44-24-2-4) are in Utica to take on the Comets (33-32-5-4) in their final match-up this season and their final road game of the regular season tonight at 7pm on AHL Live. The last time these two teams met was on Sunday, April 6th at home, where the Marlies defeated the Comets 3-2. The victory clinched the North Division title for the third straight year for the Marlies.

The Comets were officially eliminated from playoff contention after a 4-1 loss to the Rochester Americans on Wednesday evening. David Marshall ...

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The road trip continues for the Toronto Marlies (43-24-2-4) as they visit the Binghamton Senators (42-24-2-5) in their final match-up this season at 7:05pm on AHL Live. The last meeting between the Marlies and Senators was on February 26th in Toronto, where the Marlies defeated the Senators by a score of 4-2.

The Senators currently sit 5th in the Eastern Conference and officially clinched a berth in the 2014 Calder Cup Playoffs this past Sunday despite falling 1-0 to the Hershey Bears in overtime. Stephane da Costa currently leads the team ...

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The Toronto Marlies (42-24-2-4) are in Wilkes-Barre/Scranton to take on the Penguins (42-23-3-5) to close out a three-in-three weekend. This will be the second and final match-up between the two teams this season. The Marlies and Penguins faced off on March 9th at Ricoh Coliseum where the Marlies fell 4-3 in a shootout.

The Penguins are coming off of a 2-1 victory over the Binghamton Senators on Saturday evening that officially clinched the team a berth in the 2014 Calder Cup Playoffs. With 92 points, the Penguins currently sit atop the ...

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