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The Toronto Marlies (20-11-2-2) take on the Iowa Wild (15-16-2-2), AHL affiliate of the Minneosta Wild, for the first time in franchise history tonight at 8pm ET at Wells Fargo Arena in Des Moines, Minnesota. This will be the first of two meetings between the two teams this season.

The Wild last hit the ice on Sunday, where they dropped a 3-1 decision to the Hamilton Bulldogs on the road  at Copps Coliseum to finish off a 6 game road trip. Forward Marc Hagel scored the lone tally for the Wild. ...

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The Toronto Marlies (20-11-2-1) will face the St. John’s IceCaps (18-25-1-2) in their final match-up of the season tonight in St. John’s.

The Marlies have  won all 3 previous meetings between the two teams, including last night’s tilt at Mile One Centre where the Marlies emerged with a 3-2 victory. Sam Carrick had the game winner last night and Peter Holland scored his first goal with the Marlies this season. With the victory, Toronto continues to hold onto top spot in the North Division.

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The Toronto Marlies (19-11-2-1) are in St. John’s to take on the IceCaps (18-14-1-2) in the first of 7 games on the road for the Marlies. This evening’s match-up will mark the 3rd of 4th meetings between the two teams. The Marlies currently lead the season series 2-0. Their last meeting was on Sunday, December 15th where the Marlies defeated the IceCaps 3-2.

The IceCaps are coming off of a 4-2 win over the Portland Pirates at home. Carl Klingberg had two goals in the victory and Eddie Pasquale made 28 saves ...

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The Toronto Marlies (18-10-2-1) will host the Syracuse Crunch (13-14-1-3) tonight at Ricoh Coliseum in their first game of 2014. This will be the first of two match-ups between the two teams this season. Last season, the Marlies went 1-1 against the Crunch. Their last meeting was on March 6th, 2013 where the Marlies won in a convincing 6-3 victory.

The Crunch are currently last in the East division. The last time the Crunch hit the ice was on December 31st, 2013, closing out the year with a 5-2 loss against ...

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The Toronto Marlies (17-10-2-1) will once again meet the Grand Rapids Griffins (22-7-1-2) this time back indoors at the Griffins’ home arena at Van Andel Arena at 6pm ET.

Yesterday, the Marlies and Griffins faced off against each other at Comerica Park as part of the SiriusXM Hockeytown Winter Festival where the Marlies edged the Griffins 4-3 in a shootout. Carter Ashton had two points on the night including a goal and an assist. Spencer Abbott registered two assists and a goal in the shootout, while Greg McKegg had an assist, ...

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The Toronto Marlies (16-10-2-1) and Grand Rapids Griffins (22-7-1-1) will be taking it outside as they meet outdoors at Comerica Park today at 5pm as part of the SiriusXM Hockeytown Winter Festival. This will be the second of four meetings between the two teams this season. The last time that the Marlies and Griffins met was on October 5th for the Marlies home opener where they defeated the Griffins 4-3 in overtime.

The Griffins are coming off of a 4-2 win over the Rockford IceHogs on the road on Friday. With ...

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The Battle of Ontario rematch is set for tonight at Copps Coliseum as the Toronto Marlies (16-9-2-1) travel to Hamilton to take on the Bulldogs (13-14-0-4) at 7:30 pm on AHL Live.

It was only yesterday that the Marlies and Bulldogs last faced each other in the Boxing Day Classic at Air Canada Centre. This was the third year that the two teams met on the big stage on Boxing Day, with the Bulldogs taking the 2-1 victory in overtime. Greg Pateryn scored the winner in OT 3:53 into the extra ...

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The annual Boxing Day Classic has arrived! The Toronto Marlies (16-9-1-1) will be taking on their North Division rivals, the Hamilton Bulldogs (12-14-0-1) today at 1pm at Air Canada Centre in what has become an annual tradition for the Marlies.

Last year, the Marlies and Bulldogs faced one another in front of over 18,000 fans and set a new record for indoor attendance in Canada in the AHL. The Marlies defeated the Bulldogs 3-2 in that tilt, and will be looking for a similarly favourable ...

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The Toronto Marlies (15-9-1-1) take on the Charlotte Checkers (12-15-0-1) in the second game of a back-to-back series this afternoon at Time Warner Cable Arena at 12pm. This will conclude the season series between the two teams this season.

The Marlies defeated the Checkers last night in a 3-1 victory. Tyler Biggs, Spencer Abbott and Brad Ross notched goals for the Marlies while Zach Boychuk tallied the lone goal for the Checkers. The loss ended a 4 game winning streak for the Checkers. Currently, the Marlies lead the season ...

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The Toronto Marlies (14-9-1-1) are in Charlotte for the first time in franchise history to take on the Checkers (12-14-0-1) tonight for a 7:00 pm tilt at Time Warner Cable Arena.

This will be the third of four match-ups between the two teams this season. The last time the Marlies took on the Checkers was on November 19th at home where the Marlies defeated the Checkers 3-2.

Charlotte is coming off of a 5-4 victory over the Norfolk Admirals at home on Thursday evening. After going up 3-0 in the game, the ...

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The Toronto Marlies (14-9-1-0) are in Rochester to take on the Americans (12-11-2-2) tonight at 7:05 pm. This will be the fourth of 10 match-ups between the North Division rivals this season. So far, the Marlies have a record of 1-2 against the Americans. Their last meeting was on November 30th, when the Marlies defeated the Americans by a score of 3-2 at home.

The Americans last game was on Saturday, December 14th where they were shutout by the Syracuse Crunch 1-0 while on the road. The loss ended ...

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The Toronto Marlies (13-9-1-0) take on the St. John’s IceCaps (15-10-1-2) at Ricoh Coliseum today at 3pm. This will be the second of four match-ups between the two teams this season and the final match-up at home against the IceCaps for the Marlies this year.

Last night, the IceCaps were in Hamilton taking on the Bulldogs where they earned a 3-0 shutout for their third straight win. Jussi Olkinuora earned his first career shutout in the victory. Eric O’Dell scored his 12th goal of the season ...

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The Toronto Marlies (12-9-1-0) will look to bounce back from two consecutive losses when they travel to Hamilton to take on the Bulldogs (12-10-0-3) at 7:30 pm ET tonight.

The Bulldogs last game was on Sunday, December 8th at home where they defeated the Lake Erie Monsters by a score of 6-2. Forwards Gabriel Dumont and Patrick Holland each had 3 points in the victory. With the win, the Bulldogs have taken sole possession of first place in the North Division. Martin St. Pierre leads the team in scoring with 23 ...

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The Toronto Marlies (12-8-1-0) host the Hamilton Bulldogs (10-10-0-3) this afternoon at Ricoh Coliseum in Round 5 of The AHL’s Battle of Ontario. The Marlies have a record of 3-0-1 against the Bulldogs so far this season. The last time these two teams met was on November 1st, where the Marlies defeated the Bulldogs 3-1 in Hamilton.

The Bulldogs are coming off of a 4-1 loss to the Lake Erie Monsters in Cleveland last night, allowing three power play goals in the loss. Forward Maxime Macenauer scored the lone goal for ...

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The Toronto Marlies (12-7-1-0) are in Lake Erie to take on the Monsters (10-9-0-1) for a divisional match-up tonight at 7pm. This will be the third match-ups between the two teams this season. The last time the Monsters and Marlies met was on November 14th, where the Marlies fell to the Monsters 3-1 in Cleveland.

The Monsters are coming off of a 4-1 loss to the Hamilton Bulldogs on the road Saturday night. Paul Carey scored in the first period to give the Monsters the 1-0 lead, but the Bulldogs would ...

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The Toronto Marlies (10-7-1-0) travel down the QEW to take on the Hamilton Bulldogs (9-8-0-3) for their fourth match-up this year. The last time these two teams met was on November 1st, where the Marlies lost to the Bulldogs 2-1 in overtime. The Marlies currently have a record of 2-0-1-0 against the Bulldogs this season.

The Bulldogs are coming off of a 6-3 loss to the Rochester Americans on the road this past Wednesday. Martin St. Pierre and Christian Thomas both had 3 points in the defeat. St. Pierre currently leads ...

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The Toronto Marlies (9-7-1-0) are back in action tonight as they take on the San Antonio Rampage (9-8-0-1) at AT & T Center in San Antonio.

The Rampage are coming off of a 4-3 shootout victory over the Texas Stars on Friday evening.  Jed Ortmeyer scored the winner in the seventh round to give San Antonio their third shootout victory this season. Vincent Trocheck currently leads the Rampage in scoring with 18 points over 18 games. The Rampage currently sit 3rd in the West Division.

The Marlies last game was also against ...

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The Toronto Marlies (9-6-1-0) are in Texas to take on the Texas Stars (9-6-2-2-) tonight at the Cedar Park Center. The last time these two teams met was on Sunday, November 17th when the Marlies defeated the Stars 3-2 in a shootout. After 10 rounds and 20 shooters, Sam Carrick notched the winner for the Marlies.

This will be the second game in as many nights for the Stars as they dropped a 4-3 shootout loss to the San Antonio Rampage at home on Friday night. Travis Morin currently leads the ...

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The Toronto Marlies (8-6-1-0) will once again take on the Charlotte Checkers (5-9-0-1) this evening at Ricoh Coliseum. The two teams faced each other this past Saturday at Ricoh Coliseum where the Marlies defeated the Checkers 4-1.

Including the Saturday loss to the Marlies, the Checkers have dropped 6 games in a row and currently sit last in the West Division. The Checkers currently have a road record of 5-3-1.

The Marlies are coming off of a 3-2 victory over the Texas Stars on Sunday. Jamie Devane and Korbinian Holzer both scored ...

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The Toronto Marlies (6-6-1-0) will be taking on a brand new opponent as they face off against the Charlotte Checkers (5-8-0-1) for the very first time this afternoon at Ricoh Coliseum.

The Checkers currently sit last in the West Division and are amidst a 5-game losing streak. Their last match-up was on Thursday at home against the Hershey Bears where they lost 8-1. The Checkers are winless at home this season, but hold a record of 5-2-1 while on the road. Forward Victor Rask leads all active Checkers players in points ...

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