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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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The Toronto Marlies (42-23-2-4) are in Syracuse to take on the Crunch (29-30-4-6) tonight at 7:00 pm in their final match-up this season. The last time these two teams met was on January 3rd at Ricoh Coliseum where the Marlies were defeated by the Crunch 6-3.

The Crunch currently sit last in the East Division with 70 points and are coming off of a 3-2 shootout loss to the Wilkes-Barre/Scranton Penguins at home on Friday night. Brett Connolly leads the team in scoring with 51 points and has collected ...

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The Toronto Marlies (42-22-2-4) are hitting the road this week for three games in three days. First stop, they visit the Rochester Americans (33-27-6-4) for a 7:05 tilt tonight on AHL Live. The Marlies are 4-3-0-1 against the Americans this year. This will be the 9th of 10 match-ups between the two teams this season.

The Americans last game was against the Marlies on Saturday, April 5th where they stunned the Marlies with a 4-3 comeback win. The Americans erased a 3 goal deficit with 4 unanswered goals in ...

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It’s a busy weekend for the Toronto Marlies (41-22-2-4) as they close out a three-in-three weekend as they hit the ice this afternoon against the Utica Comets (31-29-4-4) at 3pm. The last time these two teams met was this past Friday, where the Comets defeated the Marlies in a convincing 5-1 victory. The Marlies will once again be looking to secure the North Division championship with a win this afternoon.

The Comets were defeated 6-5 in OT by the Syracuse Crunch last night on the road. The Comets held ...

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The Toronto Marlies (41-21-2-4) return home to host the Rochester Americans (32-27-6-4) today at 3pm for their eighth of 10 meetings this season.

The Americans hosted the Binghamton Senators last night where they came away with a 4-3 victory, winning their second game in a row to keep their pursuit of the playoffs alive. With the win, the Americans are one point out of eighth place for the final playoff spot in the Western Conference.

The Marlies return home following a 5-1 loss to the Comets in Utica last night. ...

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The Toronto Marlies (41-20-2-4) are in Utica tonight to face the Comets (30-29-4-4) at 7pm for their fourth of six match-ups this season. The last time the Comets and Marlies met was on February 16th in a 2-1 Marlies loss.

The Comets last game was on Sunday where they defeated the Iowa Wild 3-2. Pascal Pelletier had a three point night, while goaltender Joe Cannata made 32 saves. The Comets currently sit in third place in the North Division and are 5 points out of the final playoff spot in the Western Conference.

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The Toronto Marlies (40-20-2-4) will face the Abbotsford Heat (37-24-5-2) this afternoon at Ricoh Coliseum for their final match-up this season. The Marlies and Heat last faced off last Sunday on March 23rd, where the Marlies defeated Abbotsford 3-2.

The Heat roll into town following a 7-2 victory over the Comets in Utica, scoring 5 goals in the second period alone. Today’s match-up against the Marlies will be compete a six-game road trip for the Heat. With a record of 37-24-5-2 and 81 points, the Heat currently sit second in the ...

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The Toronto Marlies (40-20-2-3) host the Iowa Wild (25-30-6-4) this afternoon at Ricoh Coliseum for their second game of their three in three. The last time the Marlies and the Wild met was on January 15th where the Marlies defeated the Wild 4-3 in Iowa.

The Wild are coming off of a 7-0 shutout loss to the Charlotte Checkers this past Wednesday at home in an eventful affair. The teams amassed 44 penalties and 248 combined total penalty minutes. Today’s match-up against Toronto will be the first stop in a 5-game ...

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The Toronto Marlies (39-20-2-3) are once again in Rochester to take on the Americans (30-26-6-4) for their 7th match-up of the season. The last time these two teams met was on Tuesday, March 25th at Ricoh Coliseum, where the Marlies defeated the Americans 3-1.

The Americans fell to the Milwaukee Admirals on Wednesday at home by a score of 3-1 for their eighth loss in a row. With 70 points, the Americans currently sit 2nd in the North Division, and 9th in the Western Conference.

The Marlies last hit the ice on ...

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The Toronto Marlies (38-20-2-3) will be hosting the Rochester Americans (30-24-6-4) today at 11am for their final School Day Game this season. This will be the 6th of 10 match-ups against the Americans for the Marlies this season. The last time these two teams met was on March 14th in Rochester where the Marlies defeated the Americans 2-1 in overtime. The Americans currently lead the season series 3-1-1-0.

With 70 points, the Americans are 11 points behind the Marlies for first place in the North Division. The Americans were shutout for ...

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The Toronto Marlies (37-20-2-3) host the Abbotsford Heat (35-23-5-2) this afternoon at 2:30pm at Ricoh Coliseum on Sportsnet360. This will be the third of four match-ups between the two teams this season. The last time the Marlies and Heat met was on November 10th, where the Marlies were defeated 6-3 in Abbotsford. The Marlies are currently 0-2 against the Heat this season and will be looking to change that this afternoon.

The Heat are in the middle of a six game road trip and were in Hamilton yesterday taking on the ...

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The Toronto Marlies (37-19-2-3) host the Milwaukee Admirals (29-21-6-6) this afternoon at Ricoh Coliseum for their second and final match-up of the season. The last time these two teams met was on January 21st in Milwaukee, where the Marlies fell to the Admirals 3-2.

The Admirals are in the middle of a four-game road trip and are coming off of a 4-2 loss to the Hamilton Bulldogs last night in Hamilton. The loss ended a four-game win streak against the Bulldogs for the Admirals dating back to 2012.

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The Toronto Marlies (36-19-2-3) are in Cleveland to face the Lake Erie Monsters (26-28-0-6) for the final time this season tonight at 7pm ET. The last time these two teams met was on Saturday, March 8th at Ricoh Coliseum where the Marlies defeated the Monsters 4-1.

The Monsters last hit the ice on Sunday in a 3-2 win over the Charlotte Checkers on the road. With 58 points, the Monsters are currently 4th in the North Division. The last two meetings between the Marlies and Monsters have been rather feisty affairs, ...

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The Toronto Marlies (35-19-2-3) face off against the Hamilton Bulldogs (26-29-1-4) for the twelfth and final time this afternoon at Ricoh Coliseum. The Marlies are 5-4-0-2 against the Bulldogs this season. Check out this infographic on how the Battle of Ontario stacks up by the numbers.

The Bulldogs defeated the Syracuse Crunch last night on the road 2-1 in the shootout. Bulldogs forward Mike Blunden was the 18th shooter in the shootout and the only one to notch a goal. Martin St. Pierre leads the team in scoring with ...

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The Toronto Marlies (34-19-2-3) are in Rochester to take on the Americans (30-20-5-4) tonight at 7:05 pm in a key divisional match-up for the two teams. The Marlies are currently first place in the North with 73 points, while the Americans are not far behind with 69 points.

The Americans are coming off of a 5-4 overtime loss to the Oklahoma City Barons at home on Sunday to close out a three-in-three. Phil Varone notched three points in the victory and has collected 7 points in his last three ...

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