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The Toronto Marlies are looking to bounce back following a 4-1 defeat to the Hamilton Bulldogs at home on Friday night as they travel to Utica to take on the Comets at 7pm on Saturday.

The Marlies and Comets last met on Sunday, October 12th where the Marlies bested the Comets 3-2 in overtime. Saturday’s match-up will mark the third of eight match-ups between the two teams this season.

Utica is coming off of a 5-2 win over the San Antonio Rampage at home on Friday evening. Ronalds Kenins had two goals […]

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The Toronto Marlies are back on the ice as they host their QEW Rivals, the Hamilton Bulldogs on Friday evening at 7pm at Ricoh Coliseum. This will be the 2nd of 12 match-ups between the two teams this season. The last time the North Division rivals met was a week ago in Hamilton, where they Marlies edged out the Bulldogs 3-2 in overtime at Copps Coliseum.

The Marlies last tilt was on Sunday, October 19th against the Rockford IceHogs where they came away with a 1-0 win in the shootout. Greg […]

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The Toronto Marlies will close out their 3-in-3 weekend on Sunday afternoon when they host the Rockford IceHogs at Ricoh Coliseum at 3pm. This will be the first of two match-ups between the two teams, and the only visit Rockford will be making to Toronto.

On Saturday, the Marlies fell 4-1 to the Rochester Americans at Ricoh Coliseum. Connor Brown scored his first professional goal for the Marlies in the loss. With the defeat, the Marlies go 2-2 through the first four games of the season.

The IceHogs are coming off of […]

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The busy weekend for the Marlies continues as the team will play their second game of their three-in-three this weekend when they host the Rochester Americans at 3pm on RogersTV.

Toronto is coming off of a 3-2 overtime victory on Friday evening in Hamilton against the Bulldogs. Patrick Watling, Josh Leivo and Spencer Abbott all tallied their first goals of the season in the victory with Abbott tallying the game-winning goal in overtime. Antoine Bibeau earned his first win of the season, making 29 saves in the victory.

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The Toronto Marlies will be facing their QEW Rivals, the Hamilton Bulldogs in the first of 12 match-ups against the team this season on Friday night in Hamilton. The Marlies will be looking to play spoiler in the Bulldogs home opener as they square off for a 7:30pm tilt. The Marlies and Bulldogs split the season series 6-6 in twelve match-ups last season.

The Bulldogs last hit the ice on Saturday, October 11th where they defeated the Rochester Americans 6-4 on the road. Both teams are currently tied for second in […]

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The Toronto Marlies and Utica Comets will once again face off today at 3pm at Ricoh Coliseum. On Saturday, the Comets edged out the Marlies by a score of 2-1 in the Marlies home opener. This will be the 2nd of 8 meetings between the two teams this season.

Trevor Smith scored the lone goal for the Marlies in the loss yesterday, with Connor Brown notching the assist for his first pro point. Antoine Bibeau made 32 saves in his first pro start for the Marlies. The Marlies went 0-for-4 on […]

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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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